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UFV National Aboriginal Day Awareness Event — June 17

Abbotsford – Everyone is welcome to join in at the National Aboriginal Day Awareness Event, Wednesday June 17 10 am–2 pm UFV Abby New Student Union Building — Great Hall (rooms S1114/1116) 33844 King Road, Abbotsford Agenda (please visit website…


The “New” Kinghaven Treatment Centre Opens In Abbotsford

Abbotsford BC  – Friday marked the official opening of the newly redeveloped Kinghaven Treatment Centre, providing 62 men at-risk of homelessness due to problematic substance use with treatment and support services in Abbotsford. Located at 31250 King Rd., the $5-million…



RCMP/APD Ready For Long Weekend, Ramping Up For Summer

Chilliwack/Abbotsford – Upper Fraser Valley Regional District: Every summer brings a major influx of seasonal visitors to enjoy the recreation offered by the surrounding lakes and park areas. Together with our many partners, including APD- Abbotsford Police , local police…


Rona Will Fill Chilliwack’s Target Store

Chilliwack, BC (With Files From Chilliwack Progress) –  After the major announcement this week that Lowe’s would take over a number of Target leases throughout Canada including Abbotsford, there was speculation as to what would happen with the Chilliwack location…


Mission Town Hall Meeting May 20

Mission, BC – On Wednesday May 20th, The District of Mission and the Mission Chamber of Commerce will host a community forum at Mission Town Hall including: MP Randy Kamp MLA Marc Dalton MLA Simon Gibson Mayor Randy Hawes Connect…



Chilliwack RCMP Looking For Restaurant Robbery Suspect

Chilliwack BC –  Chilliwack RCMP is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in the robbery of a local restaurant. Tuesday afternoon, May 12, 2015 ( 5:42 p.m.) a man with his face covered entered a restaurant (Chili’s) in…



Convicted Murder Escapee – Found

Mission/Surrey (From Vancouver Sun)  – A convicted murderer who escaped from a minimum-security jail in Mission on March 31 and is wanted for Surrey robberies committed in April has been captured by police. The Canadian Bankers Association offered a $10,000…