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Mountain Institution Inmate Death

Agassiz/Kent – An inmate at Mountain Institution died at Surrey hospital on Tuesday, according to Correctional Service Canada. On April 19 51 year old Kenneth Blair Schmutz passed away. As in all cases involving the death of an inmate, the police…



Fire At Ledgeview Gold Course In Abbotsford

Abbotsford – Early Tuesday Morning (12:08 am) the Abbotsford Police Department received a report of an alarm from Ledgeview Golf Course located in the 35900 block of McKee Road. While officers were en route to that location, additional calls came…


Coroner Report On Timeline – Rosedale Murder Suicide

Rosedale/Langley (CKNW) – New details are emerging about a shocking murder-suicide that rocked the Fraser Valley last year. Coroner’s reports confirm a 56-year-old Rosedale man shot and killed his wife, daughter, and sister before setting fire to his home and…


2 Chilliwack Men, One From Abby – Speeding In Langley

Langley/Chilliwack/Abbotsford – Three motorists will need to find an alternate means of transportation after having theirs impounded on April 18th. Two of the three males were operating Motorcycles eastbound on 16th Avenue and were stopped in the 26800 block just…


$4M For Abbotsford Flood Mitigation

Abbotsford/Victoria – As part of the public safety funding announced in the 2016 provincial budget, the Province is committing $4 million in funding for shoreline flood mitigation projects in Abbotsford that, if left unrepaired, could undermine the dike protecting the…



Five Year Sentence For Abbotsford Gas Station Stabbing

Abbotsford –  30-year-old Thavone Junior Carlson pleaded guilty to the lesser charge of manslaughter after a fatal stabbing at an Abbotsford gas station in 2015. Carlson was charged with second-degree murder after 35-year-old Trevor Johnson died after a fight over…


Prevention of Violence Against Women Week, April 17-23

Victoria – Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General Mike Morris is marking Prevention of Violence Against Women Week, April 17-23, 2016, with the following statement: “On average, more than 32 abused women seek shelter in British Columbia each day…


Abbotsford’s Tax Decision

Abbotsford – The City of Abbotsford has to make, politically, one of the most unpopular decisions any politician has to make. Sometimes these decisions can come back to haunt them at the polls come election time. Abby City Council is…