Mission Record Staff

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TRAFFIC: Northbound crash on Highway 11 between Abbotsford and Mission

Crash reported just before 8:30 a.m. at intersection with Bateman Road

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Opening Nite Theatre is presenting its annual Christmas Panto online. / Submitted Photo

Mission theatre group presenting a virtual pantomime

Opening Nite Theatre’s annual performance available to purchase online

Opening Nite Theatre is presenting its annual Christmas Panto online. / Submitted Photo
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22 people, organizations honoured during Mission’s Community Service Awards ceremony

Rocky Blondin was named Mission’s Citizen of the Year

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This is fourth COVID-19 exposure at Hatzic Middle School. File photo.

More COVID-19 exposures at Hatzic Middle School

School had exposures from Dec. 1 to 3, according to Fraser Health

This is fourth COVID-19 exposure at Hatzic Middle School. File photo.
Mission Senior Secondary. Google Street View image.

COVID-19 exposures at Mission Senior Secondary on Nov. 26, 30

Seventh school exposure for school district

Mission Senior Secondary. Google Street View image.
Edwin S Richards Elementary. Google Maps street-view image.

COVID-19 exposure at Edwin S. Richards Elementary in Mission

Parents received letter on Dec. 3, advising of exposure on Nov. 17, 18, 19, 20 and 23

Edwin S Richards Elementary. Google Maps street-view image.
The Mission Christmas Bureau will run from Dec. 7-18. The bureau’s Wish Campaign has a long way to go to reach the $110,000 fundraising goal. / Submitted Photo

VIDEOS: Mission Christmas Bureau a long way from fundraising goal

This year the needs within the community are greater than ever due to Covid-19

The Mission Christmas Bureau will run from Dec. 7-18. The bureau’s Wish Campaign has a long way to go to reach the $110,000 fundraising goal. / Submitted Photo
The Mission Candlelight Parade has been cancelled for a second time. The event will now take place virtually. / Submitted Photo

Candlelight Parade cancelled: Will now be a virtual event

Mission’s holiday tradition went from a parade, to a reverse parade and now an online video event

The Mission Candlelight Parade has been cancelled for a second time. The event will now take place virtually. / Submitted Photo
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UPDATE: Mission RCMP say missing man located

Police press release updated, Rocky Tolfree found

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Zajac Ranch opening for ‘Holly Day,’ a one-day Christmas celebration on Dec. 12

Activities include exploring trees, archery, petting zoo, winter crafts, Secret Santa, wagon rides

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Google Maps screenshot taken at 7:19 a.m.

Three traffic incidents slowing westbound Highway 1 commuters

Car in ditch in Abbotsford, two crashes in Langley before 7 a.m.

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Hatzic Middle School. Black Press file photo.

Another COVID-19 exposure at Mission’s Hatzic Middle School

One infected individual was in building on Nov. 3, 4 and 6; contact tracing underway

Hatzic Middle School. Black Press file photo.
Image courtesy of the Windebank Elementary PAC.

Windebank Elementary’s Christmas Market and Auction goes virtual

Facebook auction to take place on Nov. 18, market to start on Nov. 20

Image courtesy of the Windebank Elementary PAC.
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NDP’s Pam Alexis wins Abbotsford-Mission riding

Mission mayor defeats Liberal incumbent Simon Gibson by 744 votes

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PHOTOS: Custodian from Mission’s first high school compiled album of fallen WW2 alumni

Affectionately dubbed Robert ‘Pop’ Grinsted, he regularly wrote to former students through war

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Mission’s first cannabis store to open doors next week

Government-run BC Cannabis Store to open Nov. 4 at 31956 Lougheed Highway

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Postcard of Mission’s Bank of Commerce from 1911. Photo courtesy of the District of Mission.

Mission Community Heritage Commission seeking new team member

Commission helps District manage and implement heritage conservation planning

Postcard of Mission’s Bank of Commerce from 1911. Photo courtesy of the District of Mission.
There was no line up at the polling station at Mission Central Elementary earlier today. / Kevin Mills Photo

Mission polling stations are quiet on election day

Advance polls and mail-in ballots seem to have reduced long line ups

There was no line up at the polling station at Mission Central Elementary earlier today. / Kevin Mills Photo
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Collision on connector slows down Mission commuters

Emergency crews on scene of vehicle accident

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An IHIT officer stands outside the building where a fire took place around 2 a.m., Aug. 8. A body was later discovered in the building. Murder charges have now been filed. / Patrick Penner Photo

Murder charges filed after body discovered in Mission arson case

Van Chau Nguyen, 60, charged with first degree murder, arson, forceful confinement and assault

An IHIT officer stands outside the building where a fire took place around 2 a.m., Aug. 8. A body was later discovered in the building. Murder charges have now been filed. / Patrick Penner Photo