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Organizers of the Mission Candlelight Parade have made the tough decision to cancel the event this year. They are hoping to bring it back in 2022. / File Photo

2021 Mission Candlelight Parade cancelled

Second year in a row that the popular live event has been postponed, hoping it will return in 2022

Organizers of the Mission Candlelight Parade have made the tough decision to cancel the event this year. They are hoping to bring it back in 2022. / File Photo
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LETTER: Canada on track for massive fail on 2030 emissions reduction target

Greg McKone of Fraser Valley Climate Action says Alberta and B.C. are going backwards

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Fraser Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at the Residence in Mission (TRIM). (Image courtesy CDC)

Fraser Health declares COVID-19 outbreak at The Residence in Mission

One resident and two staff members at TRIM have tested positive for COVID-19

Fraser Health has declared a COVID-19 outbreak at the Residence in Mission (TRIM). (Image courtesy CDC)
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Abbotsford-Mission MLA Pam Alexis needs uninterrupted rest after health issue

‘My recovery is going very well, and I am already looking forward to getting back to work’

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ONTS is bringing a series of short plays to the stage. / Submitted Photo

Mission’s ONTS is bringing three short plays to the stage

After almost two years, live theatre returning to Mission

ONTS is bringing a series of short plays to the stage. / Submitted Photo
On Tuesday, Sept. 7, the fire ban within the City of Mission was lifted. / Black Press photo

Fire ban lifted within the City of Mission

However, fire pit use is only permitted on “good” vent index days

On Tuesday, Sept. 7, the fire ban within the City of Mission was lifted. / Black Press photo
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Saying thank you to Mission’s health care workers

Mission Health Care Auxiliary Society creating a short video as part of a larger project

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Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon Liberal candidate Geet Grewal awaits her turn at the podium during a rally in Abbotsford on Sept. 4 / Submitted Photo

Liberals hold a ‘Geet-Together’ in Abbotsford

Geet Grewal is running in the Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding

Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon Liberal candidate Geet Grewal awaits her turn at the podium during a rally in Abbotsford on Sept. 4 / Submitted Photo
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Vaccine passport protesters gather in front of Mission hospital

More than 150 people waved signs and chanted at passing vehicles

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Mission group hosts overdose awareness event

A free community picnic and art making event took place at Fraser River Heritage Park

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Nicole Bellay will be running for the Green Party of Canada as its candidate for the Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding. / Submitted Photo
Nicole Bellay will be running for the Green Party of Canada as its candidate for the Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding. / Submitted Photo
Incumbent Brad Vis has confirmed he is going to run for re-election in the riding of Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon. / Submitted Photo

Brad Vis seeks second term in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding

The Conservative incumbent has already begun his campaign

Incumbent Brad Vis has confirmed he is going to run for re-election in the riding of Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon. / Submitted Photo
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Mission RCMP have miniature coin mystery

Asking owner of these tiny coins will step forward

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Lynn Perrin to run for Federal NDP in Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon riding

‘There is a lot I want to do to help people in these communities’

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A wildfire by Logan Lake, taken from Duffy Lake. (Cressen Isaac / Facebook)

City of Mission on standby to receive evacuees from Logan Lake wildfire, puts out call for help

City reaching out to residents and business who have capacity for RVs and livestock

A wildfire by Logan Lake, taken from Duffy Lake. (Cressen Isaac / Facebook)
Mission’s Sunset Markets in pre-COVID-19 days. Submitted photo.

Sunset Markets returning to Mission on Aug. 17, 31

Centennial Park to host events, Jackson Hollow to perform on Aug. 17

Mission’s Sunset Markets in pre-COVID-19 days. Submitted photo.
Coun. Ken Herar and co-hosted Mike Bismeyer during the 10-year anniversary in May. Image courtesy of Ken Herar.

Mission’s Cycling4Diversity holding 24-hour spin-a-thon on Aug. 21

Starts at noon at The Fitness Lab; led by Coun. Ken Herar and co-hosted by Mike Bismeyer

Coun. Ken Herar and co-hosted Mike Bismeyer during the 10-year anniversary in May. Image courtesy of Ken Herar.
Canada’s Markus Thormeyer, left to right, Brent Hayden, Yuri Kisil and Joshua Liendo huddle together following a fourth place finish in the men’s 4 x 100m freestyle relay during the Tokyo Olympics in Tokyo, Japan on Monday, July 26, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Mission’s Brent Hayden just misses podium at Tokyo 2020 Olympics

Canadian men’s 4x100 metre freestyle swim team sets national record, but finishes in fourth

Canada’s Markus Thormeyer, left to right, Brent Hayden, Yuri Kisil and Joshua Liendo huddle together following a fourth place finish in the men’s 4 x 100m freestyle relay during the Tokyo Olympics in Tokyo, Japan on Monday, July 26, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn