Abbotsford News

B.C. officials urge everyone, even those with 1st dose, to register for COVID vaccine

Individuals 18+ can register online or over the phone

  • May 4, 2021

B.C. political parties to collect $3.25M from taxpayers this year

Public input open to May 28 on whether subsidy goes past 2022

B.C. RCMP officer suing the force over alleged harassment and malicious prosecution

Jeffrey Van Woerden was acquitted of assaulting a known gang member during an arrest

  • May 4, 2021

B.C.’s police watchdog investigating death of woman in Vancouver jail cell

The woman-in-custody died hours after her arrest at Oppenheimer Park Saturday morning

  • May 4, 2021

BC Bike Race bringing two events to South Okanagan

The mountain race will be joined by a gravel course race

  • May 4, 2021

Canada needs more help with COVID-19, prominent U.S. vaccine expert urges White House

Pressure is mounting on President Joe Biden to go beyond sharing a growing surplus of the AstraZeneca vaccine

  • May 4, 2021

Canada will align policy on ‘vaccine passports’ with international allies: Trudeau

Trudeau says Canadians could begin travelling outside the country again by summer

  • May 4, 2021

Desjardins drops disease-related liability, property damage coverage for some claims

Company said it will not cover them in the event they are sued for spreading a communicable disease

  • May 4, 2021

Draisaitl, McDavid dominant as Oilers down beleaguered Canucks 4-1

Vancouver sees losing skid stretch to six games

  • May 4, 2021

Dual-citizen B.C. mayor asks for understanding after U.S. trip for vaccine, family visit

An extended holiday resulted in social media backlash after Rossland mayor visits family in the U.S.

  • May 4, 2021

Fraser Health opens vaccination to all first responders, childcare workers, school staff

Priority groups to be immunized over next 10 days

  • May 4, 2021

Grieving Surrey dad ‘outraged’ acquittal in his son’s death won’t be appealed

'The kid died in vain now,' Miki Selje said of his son Travis, 17

  • May 4, 2021

Looking for the nearest COVID shot? Tech entrepreneur creates texting software in B.C

Zain Manji says app took just one or two hours to create

  • May 4, 2021

Massive change coming to B.C. high school sports

New governance model passed at B.C. School Sports AGM; high school sport commissions to be 'phased out'

  • May 4, 2021

NACI advice on ‘preferred vaccines’ for COVID-19 sparks confusion, anger

Panel said that people who can wait for an mRNA vaccine should do so

  • May 4, 2021

Official sees easing COVID-19 rules when more than half of population vaccinated

Expanded vaccine access comes as some provinces are struggling to contain a deadly 3rd wave of COVID-19

  • May 4, 2021

Professor asks UBC to reconsider Dr. Henry’s honorary degree, cites conflict of interest

'At the minimum, please consider postponing it to after the current public health emergency is over': Sumeet Gulati

  • May 4, 2021

Proud Boys Canada’s demise could stiffen resolve of members, expert warns

Some extremists in the movement will try to advance causes on their own in cyberspace

  • May 4, 2021

Red Dress Day honours Canada’s missing and murdered Indigenous people

As vandals target displays, May 5 marks Red Dress Day across the country

  • May 4, 2021

TRAFFIC: Stalled semi blocking northbound traffic on Mt. Lehman Road

Congestion building fast, expect delays

  • May 4, 2021