Mission

The Fraser Valley List Of Federal Candidates

Abbotsford/Mission/Chilliwack/Hope/Kent – The writ has been dropped and the Federal Parties are in the long running for the October 19 Federal Count. Chilliwack-Hope has been tweaked somewhat in its boundaries. Incumbent MP is Mark Strahl – Conservatives Louis DeJagger –…



New Provincial Funding For Mission Community Visitor Services

Mission, BC– A new, three-year base funding model for community visitor services centres in Mission will ensure more stable and predictable funding and allow for greater flexibility and innovation. Destination BC, the Province’s industry-led destination marketing organization, has announced the…



Changes To The Fall Transit Schedule

Fraser Valley – Abbotsford and Chilliwack will see a few tweeks to the BC transit schedule stating September 7. The following changes are being made to improve scheduled service: Abbotsford-Mission Route 2 Bluejay-Huntingdon will be adjusted to better meet scheduled…


Viral Video – Black Bear/Blue Head In Mission

Mission, BC (VanCity Buzz) – It was a strange sight to see near Silvermere Lake in Mission earlier this week when a passerby on his way home from work spotted a black bear and her cubs. Something was unusual about…


Your Opinions, Thoughts, Concerns About The Federal Election

Abbotsford/Chilliwack/Mission/Agassiz/Hope – The writ has been dropped, Parliament dissolved and now we are into a Federal Election camp[aign. This will be one of the longest in Canadian History. The NDP calls this a Campaign for Change. The Conservatives say the…


Crime Stats Rise In Chilliwack, Abbotsford, Mission

Chilliwack/Abbotsford/Mission (Abby News/Chilliwack Progress) – Stats Canada has released new crime numbers and robberies along with break and enters are leading the list. Chilliwack Crime seems to be on the rise in Chilliwack, based on numbers released by Stats Canada…


Coroner Identifies Mission Victim of ATV Accident

Mission/Salmon Arm – The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a male who died after a single ATV incident near Salmon Arm on July 8, 2015. He was Brandon James Radnai, aged 22, of Mission. Mr. Radnai was…


July 2 Is Deadline For Most Property Taxes In Fraser Valley

Mission/Kent/Chilliwack/Abbotsford/Agassiz/Harrison – The only certainties in life are death and taxes. And we wish for the death of taxes! However, in reality, that won’t happen. Property tax deadlines are coming up in the Fraser Valley and that means double checking…