Abbotsford News

RCMP investigating after woman, 25, dies after industrial accident in Richmond

The employee's next of kin are being notified

  • May 6, 2021

Rescue attempt costs man his boat off Pacific Rim National Park Reserve

Coast Guard response questioned after volunteer responder's speedboat capsizes in heavy swells

  • May 6, 2021

Salmon farmers warn Surrey jobs on line as feds end Discovery Islands operations

344 full-time jobs at risk in Surrey and 1,189 B.C.-wide

  • May 6, 2021

Should Canada mandate sales targets for electric vehicles? Report says ‘yes’

Statistics Canada reported that 3.5% of the vehicles registered in the country last year were electric

  • May 6, 2021

Suspected overdose death of Vancouver Island 12 year old speaks to lack of supports

Allayah Yoli Thomas was found dead by her friend the morning of April 15

  • May 6, 2021

Vancouver, Quebec shipyards to each get new heavy icebreaker, cost remains a mystery

Vancouver's Seaspan Shipyards and Quebec-based Chantier Davie will each build an icebreaker for the coast guard

  • May 6, 2021

Veterans’ Affairs, National Defence employees say harassment complaints not taken seriously

When she stepped forward to report harassing behaviours by her male superior, the woman said she 'stupidly assumed' someone would help her

  • May 6, 2021

VIDEO: Black bear spotted in downtown Vancouver released back into the wild

The young bear was reportedly tranquilized by conservation officers, transported and released back into the wild

  • May 6, 2021

VIDEO: Serious crash in Surrey sends 1 to hospital

Surrey RCMP say one of the drivers fled on foot, but was later found at an area hospital

  • May 6, 2021

VIDEO: Workers, activists clash at site of Vancouver Island logging operation

Forest license holders asking for independent investigation into incident

  • May 6, 2021

With revenge porn on the rise in 2021, B.C. seeks feedback for new legislation

New legislation could help victims take down images and receive compensation

  • May 6, 2021

‘I’m still alive’: B.C. burn survivor shares road to recovery after candle accident

For more than a year after her accident, Vancouver resident Angélica Vargas couldn't look in the mirror. Now, she's learning to accept her scars.

  • May 5, 2021

‘The best decision’: B.C. mom encourages other pregnant women to get COVID-19 shot

Meghan Gilley, 35, delivered a healthy baby after being vaccinated against the virus while pregnant

  • May 5, 2021

Abbotsford graphic designer pitches Flyers rebrand for AHL team

Alex Svarez suggests new affiliate team turns back the clock and brings back Flyers moniker

Abbotsford Police seek information about alleged sexual assault

Incident took place Friday, April 30 near Peardonville Road overpass

Abbotsford woman sentenced for $80K in fraudulent credit card purchases

Ripy Jubbal and spouse used identities of 19 different victims, court hears

  • May 5, 2021

Alberta confirms blood clot disorder death linked to AstraZeneca vaccine

Both AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson vaccines have been linked to VITT in a very small number of cases

  • May 5, 2021

Albertans 12 and older will be eligible for COVID vaccines starting next week

New restrictions in place for at least three weeks

  • May 5, 2021

Arrest made after man spits, yells anti-Asian racial slurs at Victoria mom and kids

The man was arrested for hate-motivated assault near Quadra Elementary School Tuesday

  • May 5, 2021

Avoid mixed messaging with any mix-and-match vaccine plan: CEO

Poor communication can confuse and lead to vaccine hesitance

  • May 5, 2021