Mission

This map shows the sections of road being reviewed. / City of Mission image

City of Mission conducting road-safety review for Steelhead, Stave Falls communities

Keystone Avenue, Hayward Street, section of Dewdney Trunk Road to be examined for deficiencies

This map shows the sections of road being reviewed. / City of Mission image
Bob Woolsey and Dawn Parker in 2015. (Bob Friesen file photo)

Former Deroche marijuana-dispensary owner has appeal dismissed against 2015 conviction

Judge finds Mission’s Bob Woolsey, who represented himself, was given fair trial

Bob Woolsey and Dawn Parker in 2015. (Bob Friesen file photo)
Alex Green and father Brook with their junior dragster at the Mission Raceway Park's Doorwarz event last weekend. Green won his first-ever race on Saturday, and was runner up in Sunday's race. Submitted photo.

Local 6-year-old drag racer wins race at Mission Raceway Park in first-ever competition

Alex Green comes 1st in junior race on Saturday, runner-up on Sunday, gets major sponsor

Alex Green and father Brook with their junior dragster at the Mission Raceway Park's Doorwarz event last weekend. Green won his first-ever race on Saturday, and was runner up in Sunday's race. Submitted photo.
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Explosion reported at Diamond Head Motor Inn in Mission

Mission firefighters, RCMP and BC ambulance services on scene

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A 1958 photo of Father Falhman’s funeral procession at the Oblates of Mary Immaculate Cemetery at St. Mary’s Residential School. The graves on the hill left-hand side of the photo are now covered by row of blackberry bushes. Mission Community Archives photo.

Stó:lō Nation set out plan for 3-year project to find unmarked graves at Fraser Valley residential schools

$3 million, 200 hours in archives, radar at 9 locations – starting with St. Mary’s

A 1958 photo of Father Falhman’s funeral procession at the Oblates of Mary Immaculate Cemetery at St. Mary’s Residential School. The graves on the hill left-hand side of the photo are now covered by row of blackberry bushes. Mission Community Archives photo.
Campfire. (Phil McLachlan/Black Press Media file)

BC Conservation Officer warns campers to cut out campfires at Stave Lake in Mission

5 campfires reported from just 1 section provincial park on July 2

Campfire. (Phil McLachlan/Black Press Media file)
Mission RCMP officers taking statements from neighbours following the crash. The driver was sent to Abbotsford Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Patrick Penner photo.

Dirt biker sent to hospital, then arrested, following suspected drunk crash in Mission

Solo crash involved 25-year-old male who refused to provide breath sample

Mission RCMP officers taking statements from neighbours following the crash. The driver was sent to Abbotsford Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Patrick Penner photo.
These black bears were spotted in Mission on May 4, climbing a backyard tree to get into some bird seed. Facebook photo.

Bear trapped by BC Conservation officers after ransacking home in Mission

Sgt. Todd Hunter warns bear was ‘very habituated’ and returned within hours

These black bears were spotted in Mission on May 4, climbing a backyard tree to get into some bird seed. Facebook photo.
Half the base of this Maple trees has been sawed off to retrieve a burl. Fabeook photo

Residents angered by chainsaw-wielding poacher cutting burls from Mission woods

Burls are a growth deformity highly sought after in woodworking for their grain complexity

Half the base of this Maple trees has been sawed off to retrieve a burl. Fabeook photo
Image courtesy of the Mission RCMP.

Mission RCMP seek public’s assistance in search for Russell Gurney

Gurney last seen on June 24, known to frequent Mission and Chilliwack

Image courtesy of the Mission RCMP.
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Back to normal? Post-COVID mental health concern, academic gaps among Mission students

Suicide-risk assessments up 50% among elementary students, superintendent reports

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Municipal Hall. Mission Record File photo.
Municipal Hall. Mission Record File photo.
Abbotsford MP Ed Fast (left) and Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon MP Brad Vis both voted against a bill created to outlaw the practice of conversion therapy. (File photo)

Fraser Valley MPs vote against banning of conversion therapy

Abbotsford MP Ed Fast, MMFC MP Brad Vis part of 63 MPs voting against Bill C-6

Abbotsford MP Ed Fast (left) and Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon MP Brad Vis both voted against a bill created to outlaw the practice of conversion therapy. (File photo)
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Mission teacher walks off 125 pounds in 6 months to inspire students

Myke Koe TikTok’s walk-a-thons across Lower Mainland

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All Mission schools closed on Monday due to heat wave

Superintendent Angus Wilson says schools should be open on Tuesday

  • Jun 25, 2021
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Three backyard hens emerge from their coop. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/ Red Deer Advocate staff)

Mission’s experiment with backyard chicken and beehives begins

Anyone with at least 5,000 sq ft propert can apply for permit allowing up to 6 hens or 2 hives

Three backyard hens emerge from their coop. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/ Red Deer Advocate staff)
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Cooling centres being set up in Mission ahead of heatwave

Locations and hours of places to beat the heat

(Photo by James Day on Unsplash)
Mission Raceway Park Fire & Thunder event from August, 2019. / File Photo

Mission Raceway Park cancels weekend races due to heat wave

‘We cannot ensure the safety of our staff, racers and spectators’

Mission Raceway Park Fire & Thunder event from August, 2019. / File Photo
Volunteer Deborah Handley pulling weeds from the produce rows. Patrick Penner / Mission Record.

Emma’s Acres puts out call for community volunteers as COVID labour shortage lingers

Prisoner-worked farm patiently awaiting day passes to resume at Mission Institution

Volunteer Deborah Handley pulling weeds from the produce rows. Patrick Penner / Mission Record.
The credit cards and gift cards allegedly stolen from Mission Springs Brew Pub and recovered during the search. Photo courtesy of the Mission RCMP.

Search warrant leads to arrest, recovery of goods allegedly stolen from Mission Springs Brew Pub

49-year-old male may be facing charges, credit and gift cards seized

The credit cards and gift cards allegedly stolen from Mission Springs Brew Pub and recovered during the search. Photo courtesy of the Mission RCMP.