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Crowd voices concerns to Mission council about proposed development in Silverdale

Five-hour meeting becomes heated, no decision made

Canadian tobacco exec pushes back against vaping health concerns

A warning from Interior Health about the unknown health risks of vaping is getting a partial rebuke

Ministry of Agriculture commits $300,000 to help B.C. farmers obtain land

B.C. Land Matching Program supports access to affordable farmland for young farmers

VIDEO: Tornado reported near Hayward Lake in Mission

Environment Canada investigates, says a ‘possible’ tornado took place

Coroners inquest into death of former RCMP spokesperson Lemaitre rescheduled

Inquest into the death of Pierre Lemaitre, who died of self-inflicted wounds in 2013, pushed back by a day

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OPINION: The school supply racket shames parents, wastes money and is likely illegal. End it.

Making parents pay for the necessities of a public school education boosts costs and shames parents

B.C. parents leery of HPV cervical cancer vaccine

Provincial registration uptake among lowest in Canada

Sts’ailes woman Annie Silver running for director of Area-C ‘Sasquatch Country’

Sts’ailes woman has worked with Cheam and Sumas First Nation in housing, capitol and public works

Campfire ban lifted for Coastal Fire Centre

There have been 135 human-caused wildfires in the region since April 1

  • Sep 11th, 2018

Four high-rises part of massive Abbotsford senior’s housing proposal

Developer wants to build four towers at least 18-storeys tall on South Fraser Way site

UFV buys Finnegan’s building for nearly $10 million

University has short-term plan to repurpose site for offices and teaching space

More changes being made to Mission’s waste diversion

Chip bags, candy wrappers can now be brought to recycling depots, instead of thrown in the garbage

Mission council sends Silverdale development to public hearing

Five properties by Nelson Street could become 66 compact single-family lots and 160 townhouse units

UPDATE: Man charged in Abbotsford school stabbing still too psychotic, doctors say

No decision yet after review board holds new hearing to see if Gabriel Klein fit to stand trial

‘Unprecedented degradation’ of Fraser Valley air led to record number of warnings

Forty air quality advisories issued in last two years more than number seen in 10 years prior

Large fire sparks on south Abbotsford property

Fire crews called to containers engulfed in flames at 1:30 a.m., dog rescued from nearby house

Michael Nenn seeking a council seat in Mission

Says the public’s voice is ‘integral’ not only during an election year, but always

UPDATED: Mission inmate convicted of manslaughter recaptured in Saanich

Michael Douglas Sheets found hiding in Saanich outbuilding after escape from Mission Institution