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Survey probes B.C.’s seniors care homes

Privacy, dignity, food quality among questions of Seniors Advocate (with VIDEO)

Kids can learn at The Station at the Mission Library

The Station is a learning space that focuses on promoting science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics based learning.

  • Sep 18th, 2016

Learn how to eat local at Mission Farmers Market

As part of its 20th anniversary celebrations, the market is hosting its fifth annual Eat Local event on Saturday, Sept. 17.

  • Sep 16th, 2016
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Senior home survey seeks volunteers

Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

  • Aug 26th, 2016

Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

PHOTOS: Beating the summer heat in Mission

Hundreds of picnickers arrived early at Hayward Lake to find the best spots to set up their camp for the day.

  • Aug 5th, 2016

New Mission Adopt-A-Block program launched

The School Litter Challenge encourages Mission schools to adopt their schoolyard and pick up and track the litter found there.

  • Jul 29th, 2016

B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

Summer is here: Check out the 2016 Mission Visitor Guide for plenty of great ideas

You can view the guide online, or pick up a copy at the Mission Visitor Centre or the the Mission Record office.

  • Jul 20th, 2016

Mission Hospice receives $3,500 from car club

The BC Sports Car Club hosted an event on June 11-12 at the Mission Raceway and the Mission Hospice Society benefited.

  • Jul 17th, 2016

Magic at the Mission Library

Gord Boyes had the audience spellbound as he performed for a huge crowd of children in Mission.

  • Jul 15th, 2016

Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

Video links grow as rural health care shrinks

Small communities have more than 400 doctor vacancies, with 'telehealth' and visiting specialists filling gaps

CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

Talented riders enjoy fun competition

Mission's annual Gerry Griner Memorial Horse Show took place on the weekend.

  • Jun 17th, 2016

Celebrate Father’s Day at Kilby’s Black Powder event

Muskets, pistols, bows and arrows and even a cannon are on hand to help celebrate Father’s Day with a bang.

  • Jun 14th, 2016

$15,000 donated to local food bank

Mission’s St. Joseph’s Food Bank has received a provincial grant which will be put towards the purchase of a walk-in freezer.

  • Jun 12th, 2016

Child care spaces funded for 30 BC communities

1,800 new spaces in 30 communities to start construction this fall, minister Stephanie Cadieux says

Free fishing lessons for kids [with video]

Learn to Fish program offers instruction and loaner equipment to help children aged 5 to 15 catch a trout

  • Jun 1st, 2016

Torch Run returns to Mission on June 2

Law enforcement runners and Special Olympics athletes will take to the streets with a message of respect and inclusion

  • May 28th, 2016