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Stave Lake in Mission. (File Photo)
Stave Lake in Mission. (File Photo)
Langley resident Anette Atsma scratch built this 240-sq. ft. tiny home in Chilliwack in 2016 – for a total of $17,000. Anette Atsma photo.

Municipal staff to determine if tiny homes are a good fit for Mission

Coun. Cal Crawford’s motion for staff to review Kitchener model finds support

Langley resident Anette Atsma scratch built this 240-sq. ft. tiny home in Chilliwack in 2016 – for a total of $17,000. Anette Atsma photo.
The film’s stars have their photo taken by a production photographer. Patrick Penner / Mission Record.

Romantic comedy ‘Hot in Love’ being filmed at Mission firehall today

Director Christie Will praises community’s movie potential

The film’s stars have their photo taken by a production photographer. Patrick Penner / Mission Record.
Mission Farmers' Market in 2020. Patrick Penner / Mission Record.

District doles out over $70,000 to community organizations and events in Mission

12 organizations and 3 events funded for 2021 through Community Enhancement Grants

Mission Farmers' Market in 2020. Patrick Penner / Mission Record.
Two small dogs were also discovered by the officer, one had died, and the other was taken by animal control and sent for veterinary care with the BC SPCA. (File Photo)

Body discovered in parked van in Mission with 2 dogs, 1 dead

Remains in state of decomposition, surviving dog sent for veterinary care with BC SPCA

Two small dogs were also discovered by the officer, one had died, and the other was taken by animal control and sent for veterinary care with the BC SPCA. (File Photo)
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Mission’s 10th annual Cycling4Diversity Week kicks off

Virtual discussion from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. starting May 18

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Justin Bond’s Bahrain 1 took a team around a year to construct. It gets its name because the Sheik of Bahrain is a major sponsor of the team. / Photo courtesy of Justin Bond.

Mission dragracer wins Atlanta race, ousts back-to-back world champion

Justin Bond goes quarter-mile in 5.738-seconds, beating champ Stevie ‘Fast’ Jackson on home turf

Justin Bond’s Bahrain 1 took a team around a year to construct. It gets its name because the Sheik of Bahrain is a major sponsor of the team. / Photo courtesy of Justin Bond.
Treated waste discharge (bottom left) and untreated waste discharge (upper right) staining the ground orange. Both discharges led directly into Ephemeral Creek. Ministry of Environment photo.

Mission Landfill fails environmental inspection, District given warning by province

Inspection found 8 infractions, waste discharging directly into rainwater creek

Treated waste discharge (bottom left) and untreated waste discharge (upper right) staining the ground orange. Both discharges led directly into Ephemeral Creek. Ministry of Environment photo.
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Meet Mission’s new mayor

Paul Horn is ready to begin his latest challenge

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Hatzic Middle School. Black Press file photo.

Hatzic Middle closed next week due to COVID exposures

Several staff self-isolating, remote learning until May 24

Hatzic Middle School. Black Press file photo.
Karl Eha showing off a fishing rod that was originally made in 1972. Patrick Penner photo.

Mission’s Eha Sports offering store credit for old fishing gear, plans to donate to poor Latin American children

Karl Eha recalls time as hungry kid in post-war Germany, says fishing kept him full

Karl Eha showing off a fishing rod that was originally made in 1972. Patrick Penner photo.
Hatzic Middle and Albert McMahon Elementary are the two schools which have had evidence of in-school COVID transmission, Superintendent Angus Wilson said.

Exposures in Mission schools at all-time high, leaked Fraser Health data shows low spread in early 2021

Only 2 confirmed clusters from Jan. 1 to March 7; Surrey had 35, Abbotsford had 10

Hatzic Middle and Albert McMahon Elementary are the two schools which have had evidence of in-school COVID transmission, Superintendent Angus Wilson said.
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Mission has 3rd highest rate of transmission in Fraser Health, according to latest BCCDC data

24 cases per 100,000 people from April 29 to May 5, District only lags behind Surrey and Abbotsford

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The Victorian parlour room at the Mission Museum. Photo courtesy of the Mission District Historical Society.

Mission museum and archives re-opened to visitors Thursday

Mission District Historical Society announced new safety measures in place

The Victorian parlour room at the Mission Museum. Photo courtesy of the Mission District Historical Society.
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District of Mission in strong financial position to borrow, says accounting services

Municipality reporting healthy cash flow, low long-term debt, and strong tax collection

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Photos courtesy of Habitat for Humanity.

Fundraising goal for non-profit’s construction of 11 Mission homes nearly doubled by volunteers

Habitat for Humanity’s Women Build 2021 fundraiser smashes $50,000 goal

Photos courtesy of Habitat for Humanity.
A rollover in Mission has closed down Dewdney Trunk Road in both directions. (File)

Person trapped in Mission rollover down embankment

Air ambulance has since been cancelled

A rollover in Mission has closed down Dewdney Trunk Road in both directions. (File)
Photos courtesy of Coun. Ken Herar.

PHOTOS: ‘Day of Action Against Anti-Asian Racism’ rally

Monday’s rally organized by Coun. Ken Herar brings out support

Photos courtesy of Coun. Ken Herar.
Michael Proud, a clinical nurse educator at Mission Memorial Hospital, standing outside the hospital. Patrick Penner photo.

Local nurses shine perspective on the last year through COVID-19

Stressors, challenges and successes on the pandemic’s front line

Michael Proud, a clinical nurse educator at Mission Memorial Hospital, standing outside the hospital. Patrick Penner photo.
33162 and 33164 3rd Avenue development

Council moves forward on 33-unit development, but want bigger affordable units

4 affordable units all have single bedroom, councillors say that does nothing for families

33162 and 33164 3rd Avenue development