Life

Cycling4Diversity week in Mission

On May 27, cyclists will ride through Mission and Abbotsford to share their diversity stories.

Cross-Canada ride to encourage organ donation

Gift From Within aims to register 1,000 more registered donors and raise money for the Canadian Transplant Association

Talking stick tradition comes to B.C. legislature [with video]

Totem symbolizes Coast Salish tradition of respectful listening, with little effect on ill-tempered debate in Victoria

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Bartenders respond to push for better non-alcoholic drinks
Celine Dion's reinvention as a fashion influencer
REPLAY: This week in B.C. in video
Santa Claus shares funny, heart-wrenching and inspiring asks by kids

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY

It's Mother's Day (May 8) so don't forget to show your mom how much you appreciate her.

  • May 8th, 2016

B.C. hunting licences go online

Online option now available for licences, paper version of limited entry hunting applications phased out for 2017

  • Apr 28th, 2016

Mission’s class of 1956 ready to celebrate 60 year reunion

More than 50 Mission Secondary grads coming to share fond memories.

‘Bear jams’ on B.C. highways bad for people, animals [with video]

Conservation officers have 300 bear conflict calls so far this month, with roadside bear viewing, feeding among problems

Seniors may miss out at tax time

Guaranteed Income Supplement, rental assistance and discount bus pass depend on Canada Revenue Agency filing

Single parent employment growing

Up to 100 income assistance clients a week signing up for job training, child care and transportation, minister Michelle Stilwell says

Directory compares B.C. seniors’ homes

Health and recreation services compiled for 292 publicly funded facilities, as well as 'serious adverse events'

  • Mar 30th, 2016

Mission senior tells a novel tale

Former accountant Walter Schmur is no longer working with numbers. Now he's working with words

Disability benefits increasing

Social Development Minister Michelle Stilwell says subsidized bus pass system continues, 40,000 rural people to get same value

Novotny named new library manager

Fraser Valley Regional Library (FVRL) has appointed Courtney Novotny as the new manager of the Mission Library and Outreach Services.

  • Feb 21st, 2016

Friends of the Mission Library host book sale.

Last week's event attracted plenty of book enthusiasts.

  • Feb 20th, 2016

Mission City Farmer’s Market host volunteer meeting

The Information Session will be held at the Mission Library (33247 2nd Ave.) on Feb. 29 from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

  • Feb 19th, 2016

Pacific Rim Whale Festival returns to Tofino-Ucluelet

Annual festival returns to two-week length starting March 12

Two live concerts as part of Variety Show of Hearts Telethon

Event, taking place on Feb. 13 and 14, celebrates its 50th anniversary

  • Feb 9th, 2016

Fruits and vegetables on display at indoor market

Winter edition of Mission's farmers market is set for Saturday at Heritage Park Middle School.

  • Feb 5th, 2016

Board books bought with $1,000 donation

Donation was made possible through a grant from the District of Mission and enhances the children’s book collection at the Mission Library.

  • Jan 30th, 2016