Patrick Penner

Blue ribbons popping up along streets in Abbotsford in praise of B.C. healthcare workers

Healthcare worker’s family starts local trend of morale support

Abbotsford Agrifair’s 2020 event still in the works

Fair will respect COVID-19 health directives, but continuing plans in hope ban will be lifted

120 more recreation staff laid off by City of Abbotsford

Job cuts from closure of public facilities, city will re-hire after health emergency passes

VIDEO: Abbotsford police convoy makes drive-by salute to local healthcare workers

Patrol Shift #3 joins the daily 7 p.m. chorus of praise at Abbotsford Regional Hospital

COVID-19: Abbotsford’s fire department now enforcing open-air burning ban to keep at-risk lungs safe

City’s ban follows province’s March 26 announcement on B.C.-wide restrictions on fires

Emergency relief fund for local charities launched by Abbotsford Community Foundation

4 non-profits helping city’s vulnerable to receive $30,000, ACF hopes donations will double that

Abbotsford doctor, home-support worker warn about deficit of protective equipment

Masks, gowns, hand sanitizer, gloves, face shields, all in short supply

Local realtor’s naturopathy company sending out ads for phony COVID-19 treatment

Abbotsford’s James Rutherford listed as co-founder of alternative medicine company

Popular buy-and-sell Facebook groups in Abbotsford freeze auctions amid COVID-19

Abbotsford Bidding Wars and Abbotsford Buy & Sell have over 45,000 members

COVID-19: Abbotsford, Surrey weddings cause concern that social-distancing rules not being followed

Dr. Bonnie Henry says ‘use social media to call people out’

‘We need to do more’: Fraser Health doctors send dire letter to Dr. Bonnie Henry

Letter says hospitals soon to be ‘overwhelmed,’ urges closure of all non-essential businesses

Abbotsford elementary class celebrated as guests of honour at Veterans Affairs ceremony

Class embraced by veterans, Holocaust survivor for Remembrance Day project

Friendly Abbotsford Spider-Man spotted fighting trash (not crime)

Local garbage worker dons Spidey suit to perform neighbourhood duty

Isolated Abbotsford doctor issues desperate plea for the public to take drastic COVID-19 action

Dr. Brian Driedger describes state of hospital, healthcare workers and need for social distancing

Abbotsford school trustees pen letter to community on COVID-19 crisis

Trustees ask for ‘patience, co-operation, and understanding,’ as situation develops

‘Not pro-active at all’: City Hall criticized by employee for COVID-19 work policy

Staff receive little communication, denied work from home

COVID-19 cutting gas price to under $1 in some Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley cities

Lack of consumer demand, global-oil war reducing pump prices

Walk for Alzheimer’s fundraiser cancels walks in Abbotsford and Chilliwack due to COVID-19

Organizers says a virtual event on May 3 may take its place

VIDEO: COVID-19 panic-buyers strip an Abbotsford Save-On-Foods of meat

March 16 Youtube video shows barren shelves in meat section of one store

Abbotsford School District restricting access to public facilities to curb COVID-19 spread

School events, programs, public rentals at district sites cancelled starting March 17