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TWITTER: Abbotsford’s school year begins

School district’s busy twitter feed shows off early highlights

VIDEO: Salmon begin spawning in Hope’s Thacker Park

Countless chum salmon making way upstream for annual event

Abbotsford restaurant offering free meals for those unable to pay

Veerji Fish ‘n’ Grill on Clearbrook Road has been giving away food since the summer

VIDEO: Abbotsford police surprise teen with gift after her bike was stolen

Girl’s bike was swiped off the family porch that morning

Mission’s Hike For Hospice set for Sunday

On Sept. 22 everyone is encouraged to remember loved ones and raise funds for the hospice society

  • Sep 17, 2019
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Mission Fall Festival
Fraser Valley Toy Run 2019
Missionfest 2019
Mission Folk Music Festival 2019

VIDEO, PHOTOS: Pie-eating aficionados in Mission

Annual Country Fall Fair featured entertainment, local produce and a pie-eating contest

  • Sep 16, 2019

Supernatural fundraiser coming to Kilby this October

The Vancouver Supernatural Group will be investigating paranormal activity at the historic site

PHOTOS: Mission Terry Fox Run attracts big crowd

Plenty of runners braved the bad weather to help support the annual event

  • Sep 16, 2019

VIDEO: Looking back at the 1968 Abbotsford International Airshow

Footage from the past show available to view online

Fraser Valley Taco Fest debuts tomorrow

Celebration of all things taco coming to Abbotsford Centre on Saturday

Conservation officers warn B.C. citizens about leaving food out ahead of bear foraging season

Officers will be conducting “attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act

Mission to launch BC Culture Days

Special preview launch takes place Sept. 22

  • Sep 12, 2019

The Fraser Valley Literary Festival turns another chapter in Abbotsford this weekend

Keynote speeches from Shazia Hafiz Ramji, Billeh Michael V. Smith and Laisha Rosnau

Terry Fox Run takes place in Mission on Sept. 15

The event will be held at Fraser River Heritage Park

  • Sep 10, 2019

Music, games and pie-eating all part of the fun in Mission

There’s lots to do at the Mission Country Fall Festival on Sunday at Fraser River Heritage Park

  • Sep 9, 2019

Drinking in Abbotsford… in Scotland

City name proving to be a popular moniker for establishments in Scotland

Ducktona 5000 fundraiser set for Crescent Beach

Rubber duck race to benefit Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue Station 5

Abbotsford boy’s life could depend on medical service dog, parents say

Abbotsford family has started fundraising to buy expensive furry lifesaver

Motorcylists deliver toys for kids for 33rd year

Central and Upper Fraser Valley Toy Run is on Sunday, Sept. 8

  • Sep 5, 2019