Mission

Catalytic converters contain valuable and rare materials such as platinum and rhodium, making them a target for theft. Photo courtesy of Mission RCMP.

Mission RCMP warn of catalytic converter thefts in east Mission

Several reports made to police from Hawkins Pickle Road area

 

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Mission Christmas Bureau bringing back in-person shop this year

Registration runs from Nov. 8 to Dec. 3, hampers and toys delivers from Dec. 8 to 16

 

Left: An image of a man hauling the giant M&M down 1st Avenue. A Mission RCMP officer standing over the M&M after finding it in an nearby apartment. Facebook photos.

Giant M&M stolen from Mission candy shop, recovered thanks to vigilant neighbours

Collectible store display was found in nearby apartment, hidden underneath bed sheets

 

Victoria Carpenter's glass art almost always incorporate nature themes into the designs. Photos courtesy of Mission Arts Council.

Abbotsford glass artist exhibiting works at Mission Arts Centre

Victoria Carpenter’s ‘Echoes in Nature’ will be displayed in Rock Family Gallery until Nov. 6

Victoria Carpenter's glass art almost always incorporate nature themes into the designs. Photos courtesy of Mission Arts Council.
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BC Liberal Party leadership candidate Ellis Ross making campaign stop in Mission on Oct. 30

Ross will be at Fraser River Heritage Park on Saturday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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One of the images from Luke Pardy's art piece “A Common Potamology.” Image courtesy of City of Mission.

Mission unveiling new works from resident artists on Nov. 6

‘Sights and Sounds of Mission’ created by Tara-Lynn Kozma-Perrin and Luke Pardy

One of the images from Luke Pardy's art piece “A Common Potamology.” Image courtesy of City of Mission.
An image from Mission council showing which parking stalls at the Mission Leisure Centre will become dedicated parking for the new seniors’ centre.

Busy parking lot at Mission Leisure Centre to lose 15 stalls to new seniors’ centre

Mission Association for Seniors Housing did not tally tenant vehicles, assumed there would be less

An image from Mission council showing which parking stalls at the Mission Leisure Centre will become dedicated parking for the new seniors’ centre.
Mission council voted (4-2) to stop the bylaw officers from ordering the removal of storage containers off residential properties until staff come back with a recommendation. / File Photo Campbell River Mirror

Container ban may soon end in Mission, city staff to review residential use

City staff and fire chief have safety concerns about shipping containers on residential property

Mission council voted (4-2) to stop the bylaw officers from ordering the removal of storage containers off residential properties until staff come back with a recommendation. / File Photo Campbell River Mirror
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UFV Mission campus reno to create education centre, relocate teaching programs from Abbotsford

Capacity at Abbotsford campus severely cramped, only 26% of Mission campus utilized

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Mission schools caught between parents with opposing COVID concerns and health policy

Some parents say exposures show it’s not safe, others say admin should be tried Nuremberg style

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COVID school exposures in Mission continue to flare up into October

7 of 19 public schools have had exposures since Oct. 1

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An RCMP forensic unit at the house on Eider Street on Oct. 20. / Kevin Mills photo.

Mission RCMP staying quiet about search warrants on motorhome and house

Mission’s Serious Crime Unit assisting outside agency’s investigation, RCMP forensic unit on scene

An RCMP forensic unit at the house on Eider Street on Oct. 20. / Kevin Mills photo.
The three properties signed up for the project are on Cherry Avenue, Tavernier Terrace and Cade Barr Street. (Black Press file photo)

Few applications received for Mission’s chicken and beehive pilot program

3 residential properties sign up to keep hens, none were keep on bees

The three properties signed up for the project are on Cherry Avenue, Tavernier Terrace and Cade Barr Street. (Black Press file photo)
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Fraser Valley Real Estate Board celebrates 100-year anniversary

Began in 1921 with 13 members, now represents more than 4,100 realtors

(Ben Bogstie/Terrace Standard)
The man shovelling the dumped drywall back into his trailer after being caught. Photo courtesy of Coun. Mark Davies.

Illegal drywall dumper forced to clean up mess by Mission residents and city councillor

Coun. Mark Davies watches dumper shovel drywall in pouring rain for 45 minutes

The man shovelling the dumped drywall back into his trailer after being caught. Photo courtesy of Coun. Mark Davies.
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Free rapid COVID-test devices being given out in Mission on Saturday, Oct. 16

Engaged Communities and Fraser Health to hand out take-home test

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Fred Cunningham. Submitted photo.

Mission Niners football coach honoured with ‘Long Service Award’

Fred Cunningham has coached ball to city’s youth for over 20 years

Fred Cunningham. Submitted photo.
Staff have been reviewing a number of areas ahead of the next budget, slated to be discussed by council next month. Mission council screenshot.

City of Mission has ‘hard decisions’ ahead of next budget cycle, says director of finance

Council to consider long-term debt, additional tax increases, increasing developer charges

Staff have been reviewing a number of areas ahead of the next budget, slated to be discussed by council next month. Mission council screenshot.
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Windebank Elementary in Mission closing for next 5 school days due to staff shortage

School had near continual COVID exposures for 3-week period

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