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Police seek information on lost urn found on Vancouver Island beach

Police say the urn weighs 25 pounds and was possibly tossed into the sea

Police investigating attempted robbery of teen girl at knifepoint

Incident took place last Thursday in Auguston area of Abbotsford

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Man and woman from Surrey charged after police seize drugs, guns

Surrey RCMP say weapons believed to be related to Lower Mainland drug conflict

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2017 Mission Candlelight Parade
Police involved in shooting in Mission
Police involved shooting in Mission
Explorers uncover Canada's deepest cave in Fernie

Surrey’s ‘land matching’ farm pilot project grows region-wide

$25K in federal/provincial funding in 2018 for region’s ‘Craigslist for farming’ program

Hydro workers perform high wire act on tower

Crews were in Mission on the weekend to make needed repairs after last week’s ice storm

  • Jan 8th, 2018

Ice storm kept Mission’s emergency crews working around the clock

Fire department handled more than 300 calls in three days

Police track and arrest suspected truck thief hiding in bushes

Ford F-350 had been reported stolen in Abbotsford the day before

Province raises threshold for homeowner grant to $1.65 million

Eligible homeowners must apply for the grant each year. To be eligible, the home must be used as the owner’s principal residence

UPDATE: One person is dead after crash in Mission

An accident between a car and a semi-truck proved fatal Wednesday night

One dead after accident on the Lougheed Highway in Mission

A fatal, two-vehicle accident took place Wednesday night

  • Jan 4th, 2018

Mission home values rise an average of 19.8 per cent

Residents should be receiving their BC Assessments in the mail

Brave Mission residents take the icy plunge

Annual New Year’s Day Polar Bear swim sees 25 people dive into the chilly water

  • Jan 1st, 2018

EVEN MORE READER PHOTOS: Ice storm created both damage and beauty

Mission residents have posted hundreds of photos to the web

  • Dec 31st, 2017

BC Hydro still working to restore electricity following ice storms

Storms on Thursday and Friday left about 120,000 people in the area without power

UPDATE: Fraser Highway shutdown in Langley enters second day

Route remains closed due to downed power lines

Mission Record: 2017 Year in Review – October to December

A house fire, bear attack, a loaded gun and overdoses all made the headlines

  • Dec 31st, 2017

MORE PHOTOS: Mission residents share their ice storm pics

Social media is filled with local photos of the beauty and devastation caused by the freezing rain

  • Dec 30th, 2017

Ice storm damages BC Hydro steel tower

Crossbeam broken on tower carrying power lines between Abbotsford and Mission