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Week in Review – July 22

Take a look back at the stories that made The News this week

Totem pole is back where it belongs, inside Mission business

Anyone who has shopped at the The Olde Stove Works has seen the totem; it’s a fixture

Former Fraser Health CEO under investigation in New Zealand

Nigel Murray billed new employer tens of thousands for move from B.C.

Seven-year-old struck by SUV, but not seriously injured, police say

Child was struck on Wagner Drive in Abbotsford around 1:30 p.m.

Mission Fire Services offer free smoke alarm assessments

They will be in the Hatzic, Stave Falls, Steelhead and Ruskin Trailer Court areas on July 25

Man who sideswiped police car is still on the lam

Incident occurred Wednesday night in Abbotsford

Mission Folk Music Festival 2017


Mission Firefighters Fire Truck Pull Challenge


Mission Rotary shopping spree winner


National Aboriginal Day festivities in Mission


FVRD compiling mini Indigenous library

Literature will educate public servants, aid reconciliation, says report

VIDEO: One dead after shooting in Chilliwack industrial area

Man killed at KalTire in Chlliwack; incident believed to be targeted

BC Transit looks to expand regional bus services across Fraser Valley

Sunday service added in September; expansions considered for years to come

VIDEO: Entangled sea lion rescued near Tofino

An adult female Steller sea lion was facing a potentially painful and slow death on Cleland Island.

Man sentenced for tailgate thefts in Fraser Valley

David Ahner was arrested in Abbotsford in early June

Fleeing suspect smashes into police car in Abbotsford

Incident occurs after officers try to arrest man wanted on warrant

Chilliwack man convicted of threatening Muslims in YouTube videos

Sentenced to time served and released on conditions that include staying away from mosques

Child luring charge stayed against former Mission principal

Jason Obert arrested after Creep Catchers video last fall in Abbotsford

Premier John Horgan, NDP cabinet get down to work

NDP’s 22-member cabinet includes minister of mental health

Mission donations on the way to interior to help victims of wildfires

Locals have shown their generosity and loaded up several trucks with supplies

‘Very minor incident’ led to late-night shooting

One man in custody, another in hospital following Monday incident

Police investigating central Abbotsford shooting

Monday evening incident occured on Hawthorne Avenue

Wildfire evacuees welcome at Delta rec centres

Mayor announced that parking lots at local rec centres will be available for evacuees with RVs

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Surrey Mayor cuts head open during tour of Pattullo Bridge

TransLink says it is ‘critical’ funding is secured this year to replace the 80-year-old crossing