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A road-rage incident took place Oct. 23 outside of the Dollarama at the Meadow Fair Mall in Abbotsford. (Google Street View)

Police seek road-raging driver who rammed car and yelled threats in Abbotsford

Incident took place in Meadow Fair Mall parking lot on Oct. 23

A road-rage incident took place Oct. 23 outside of the Dollarama at the Meadow Fair Mall in Abbotsford. (Google Street View)
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Pair’s lawsuit dismissed against Fraser Valley soccer association and churches

Judge in Abbotsford calls claims against 14 defendants ‘an abuse of the court’s process’

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Gurkirat Toor has been charged after allegedly pointing a gun at another driver on Oct. 23 in Abbotsford.

Man charged after gun pointed at another driver in Abbotsford

Gurkirat Toor, 21, previously charged with purple-fentanyl bust

Gurkirat Toor has been charged after allegedly pointing a gun at another driver on Oct. 23 in Abbotsford.
Two recent flights into Abbotsford International Airport have had recent COVID-19 exposures, according to the B.C. Centre for Disease Control.

Two flights into Abbotsford have had recent COVID-19 exposures

Centre for Disease Control asks passengers to monitor for symptoms for 14 days

Two recent flights into Abbotsford International Airport have had recent COVID-19 exposures, according to the B.C. Centre for Disease Control.
The website Chigoby is among eight scam online retailers that have been identified by the Better Business Bureau. The site was fraudulently using an Abbotsford residential address, but has since switched to one in Poland.

Eight scam online-shopping websites fraudulently use Abbotsford address

Better Business Bureau says victims lost hundreds for non-existent or poor-quality products

The website Chigoby is among eight scam online retailers that have been identified by the Better Business Bureau. The site was fraudulently using an Abbotsford residential address, but has since switched to one in Poland.
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Three arrested after store robbery, pepper-spraying and helicopter pursuit

Trio from Surrey, Abbotsford and Langley arrested in Chilliwack

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Letisha Reimer, 13, was fatally stabbed at Abbotsford Senior Secondary on Nov. 1, 2016. (Facebook photo)

Crown asks judge to limit submissions at Gabriel Klein’s ‘not criminally responsible hearing’

Klein was previously convicted of fatal stabbing Lestisha Reimer, 13, at Abbotsford

Letisha Reimer, 13, was fatally stabbed at Abbotsford Senior Secondary on Nov. 1, 2016. (Facebook photo)
Participating in a Zoom press conference on Thursday morning (Oct. 15) about the death of Traevon Desjarlis-Chalifoux in Abbotsford were (clockwise from top left) Harvey McLeod, Theresa Campiou, Kukpi7 Judy Wilson, Robert Phillips and Sarah Rauch.

Family of Indigenous teen who was found dead in Abbotsford group home pushes for public inquiry

Body of Traevon Desjarlais-Chalifoux, 17, was found in closet 4 days after reported missing

Participating in a Zoom press conference on Thursday morning (Oct. 15) about the death of Traevon Desjarlis-Chalifoux in Abbotsford were (clockwise from top left) Harvey McLeod, Theresa Campiou, Kukpi7 Judy Wilson, Robert Phillips and Sarah Rauch.
Construction on the new Abbotsford Law Courts is nearing completion, with the project expected to open to the public in January. (Kevin MacDonald photo)

New $152M courthouse in Abbotsford slated to open in January

Abbotsford Law Courts will house 14 courtrooms, including three Supreme

Construction on the new Abbotsford Law Courts is nearing completion, with the project expected to open to the public in January. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
The Abbotsford Police Department is looking for Richard Allen Trent, who is wanted for domestic assault charges.

Man wanted in Abbotsford on domestic violence charges

Charges against Richard Trent include assault by choking

The Abbotsford Police Department is looking for Richard Allen Trent, who is wanted for domestic assault charges.
Lorne Guilbault, who was wanted by the Abbotsford Police Department, has now been arrested and faces multiple charges.

Abbotsford man wanted for ramming police car has been arrested

Lorne Guilbault faces multiple charges for offences in April, May and July

Lorne Guilbault, who was wanted by the Abbotsford Police Department, has now been arrested and faces multiple charges.
Fraser Highway is on the left. Highway 1 is on the right. Abbotsford News file photos

BC NDP corrects platform after promising to widen wrong highway to Abbotsford

Party says route is ‘critical transportation link’ from Surrey to Abbotsford

Fraser Highway is on the left. Highway 1 is on the right. Abbotsford News file photos
Darcy Peter Bailey was arrested in Abbotsford on Sept. 30 on a federal warrant related to 65 charges. (Twitter photo)

Fort St. John man wanted on 65 charges is arrested in Abbotsford

Darcy Peter Bailey, 48, was wanted mainly for weapons offences

Darcy Peter Bailey was arrested in Abbotsford on Sept. 30 on a federal warrant related to 65 charges. (Twitter photo)
Marshall Road and McCallum Junction shopping centre were closed down on Sept. 11 following a police-involved shooting outside of the Cabela’s store. (Tyler Olsen/Abbotsford News)

Man sentenced for Abbotsford incident in which pepper-sprayed officer shot assailant

Two men were charged after incident outside of Cabela’s in September

Marshall Road and McCallum Junction shopping centre were closed down on Sept. 11 following a police-involved shooting outside of the Cabela’s store. (Tyler Olsen/Abbotsford News)
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Care agency launches review into death of First Nations youth in Abbotsford group home

Aboriginal Children and Family Services Society says they are ‘heartbroken’ over loss

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Brandon Janveaux of Chilliwack has pleaded guilty in relation to the violent assault of an 85-year-old man in Abbotsford in November 2019.

Chilliwack man pleads guilty to violent assault of elderly man in Abbotsford

Victim, 85, attacked while waiting at bus stop in November 2019

Brandon Janveaux of Chilliwack has pleaded guilty in relation to the violent assault of an 85-year-old man in Abbotsford in November 2019.
Kukpi7 Judy Wilson of the Union of BC Indian Chiefs is one of several Indigenous leaders and organizations that have pushed for a thorough investigation into the death of a First Nations youth in an Abbotsford group home. (Black Press file photo)

Action demanded over death of First Nations youth in Abbotsford group home

Family and Indigenous organizations push for thorough investigation

Kukpi7 Judy Wilson of the Union of BC Indian Chiefs is one of several Indigenous leaders and organizations that have pushed for a thorough investigation into the death of a First Nations youth in an Abbotsford group home. (Black Press file photo)
Bruce Banman served one term as Abbotsford mayor, narrowly losing a bid for re-election in 2014.                                Bruce Banman served one term as Abbotsford mayor, narrowly losing a bid for re-election in 2014. (Abbotsford News file photo)

Abbotsford election candidate apologizes for 2012 comments about drug users

Former mayor Bruce Banman said drug users were criminals and should be locked up

Bruce Banman served one term as Abbotsford mayor, narrowly losing a bid for re-election in 2014.                                Bruce Banman served one term as Abbotsford mayor, narrowly losing a bid for re-election in 2014. (Abbotsford News file photo)
Shannon Gaudette of Abbotsford will be participating in the Move for Melanoma fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 26 along with husband Brad and daughter Madeline (pictured), as well as nephew Josh. (Submitted photo)

Abbotsford family participates in fundraiser for melanoma patients

Move for Melanoma supports lost wages, uncovered treatment costs and more

Shannon Gaudette of Abbotsford will be participating in the Move for Melanoma fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 26 along with husband Brad and daughter Madeline (pictured), as well as nephew Josh. (Submitted photo)
Lucas Bradwell has been sentenced for three bank robberies – in Abbotsford, Sidney and Vancouver – that occurred in the summer of 2019.

Bank robber who was on the lam receives three years in jail

Lucas Bradwell was wanted for robberies in Abbotsford, Sidney and Vancouver

Lucas Bradwell has been sentenced for three bank robberies – in Abbotsford, Sidney and Vancouver – that occurred in the summer of 2019.