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Week in Review – July 22

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

UNDER EVACUATION: Some stay behind to protect their homes

A look at why those told to leave during an emergency decide to stay inside the evacuation zone

Man attacked by grizzly bear north of Van. Island

BC Ferry captain says punching bear in nose helped save his life

Former Fraser Health CEO under investigation in New Zealand

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

Loon Lake waits to go home

Loon Lake residents still wait and wonder when they can go home

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Mission Folk Music Festival 2017
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Mission Firefighters Fire Truck Pull Challenge
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Mission Rotary shopping spree winner
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National Aboriginal Day festivities in Mission
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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.

Complete campfire ban still in place

Conservation officers patrolling Maple Ridge, coastal area

UNDER EVACUATION: Trip of a lifetime on hold for North Delta-born evacuee

A cancelled father-daughter trip to Europe would have cost a 150 Mile family thousands without help

Lightning causes 32 more fires in B.C.’s southern Interior

About 316,000 hectares has burned in the Cariboo and Chilcotin regions of the province

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

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

VIDEO: One dead after shooting in Chilliwack industrial area

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

Sean Spicer resigns as White House press secretary

Spicer’s daily press briefings had become must-see television until recent weeks

Canadian Armed Forces on way to Williams Lake

The members will be assisting at checkpoints and supporting RCMP on the ground in Williams Lake

Man who sideswiped police car is still on the lam

Incident occurred Wednesday night in Abbotsford

B.C. state of emergency hits two-week mark

B.C.’s state of emergency over wildfires hits its two-week mark with no end in sight

UNDER EVACUATION: 100 Mile seeks advice from Fort McMurray

100 Mile House prepares its re-entry plan as the closest to return in Cariboo

Australian firefighters bring experience to the B.C. wildfire battle

Australian officers and technicians visit Chilliwack to be brief on B.C. blazes

BC Transit looks to expand regional bus services across Fraser Valley

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