Kevin Mills

Snow falls in Mission, all schools open

Mission School District schools are open today and the busses are running.

Staff, students move on after Mission principal charged

Mission school district offered counselling to kids, staff after child-luring controversy involving a local principal.

Parents raise asbestos concerns at Mission Secondary

Any building that was constructed before 1980 likely contains asbestos and the district has 100-year-old buildings said the superintendent.

A decade of dedication by Mission Christmas Bureau volunteer

Debbi Chapman says helping people who need assistance can be rewarding and she loves to help kids.

The Halfway Point: Mission mayor discusses past decisions and those to come

With two years of his term already complete, Randy Hawes believes that he is working with a great council.

Mission ponders major tourism transition proposal

Council considers $670,000 price tag to create stand-alone, industry-run Destination Marketing Organization (DMO).

Restricting unwanted businesses in Mission’s downtown

Council has now given three readings to a bylaw zoning change that would ban certain types of businesses from opening.

Mission Christmas Bureau begins 2016 campaign

Phil Hope, coordinator of the Mission food centre and Christmas Bureau, says the demand for help will likely rise this year.

Mission’s Reptile Guy hoping to raise enough funds to keep facility open

Owner Mike Hopcraft says centre will close on Nov. 19 unless enough money can be raised.

A tax increase of 3.7 per cent proposed for Mission

District seeks public's input on proposed 2017 budget.

Mission veteran Albert Wells was among Canadian invasion force on D-Day

With Remembrance Day a week away, the 101-year-old veteran of the Second World War spoke to The Record about his experience.

Mission veteran served by land, sea and air

Career military man spent time in the army, navy and air force during his 35-year career.

Fraser Valley school principal allegedly on Creep Catchers video

The video was taken Oct. 14 at the food court in the Sevenoaks Shopping Centre in Abbotsford.

Council nixes wine on Mission grocery store shelves

Proposed bylaw would prevent stores from getting liquor licence if within one kilometre of an existing liquor outlet.

Mission emergency crews prepared for storm that didn’t happen

While winds did gust on Wednesday and Friday, causing power outages to thousands of homes, the big storm expected on Saturday never came.

District steps in to save Mission’s annual Old Car Sunday in the Park

The annual Father's Day tradition will return in 2017 as the district steps in two days after organizers announce end of show.

Mission’s Old Car Sunday in the Park cancelled by organizers

Committee decides the 2016 show would be the last show coordinated by this executive. District of Mission may take over event.

Mission files lawsuit in attempt to remove sex offender James Conway

The district has filed a lawsuit in B.C. Supreme Court claiming that the use of the home is in violation of local zoning bylaws.

Crown seeks 10 year sentence for man who robbed two banks, issued bomb threat and took a hostage

Jason James Allison took a Mission woman hostage after robbing a bank in Mission and Abbotsford.

Public to have say on proposed Mission downtown business ban

Arcades, tattoo parlours, flea markets, vehicle rentals, tobacconists, marijuana and cheque cashing companies could be banned.