July 2017

RCMP Warns Of ‘Virtual Kidnapping’ Scheme

Fraser Valley – The Lower Mainland RCMP is warning the public about a cyber extortion scheme that tricks victims into believing their loved ones have been kidnapped. While similar schemes are being reported worldwide, the six Lower Mainland incidents appear…


Mission Establishes Cooling Centres

Mission – Mission is establishing three official cooling centres open to all citizens when temperatures reach 30 degrees Celsius or higher. Three locations will be open as official cooling centres: The Mission Leisure Centre, 7650 Grand Street Mission Friendship Centre,…






Record Breaking Heat This Week

Fraser Valley – You have heard about it for a few days now, and Environment Canada has made it official. A special weather statement has been issued for the Fraser Valley, and the heat will make the Fraser Valley feel…




Lockdown Continues At Matsqui Institution

Abbotsford – On Wednesday (July 26, 2017, at about 5:00 p.m) a lockdown was put in place at Matsqui Institution, the medium security federal institution, to enable staff members to conduct an exceptional search. The search was ordered to ensure…