Mission City Record

Mission firefighters battle mobile-home fire in trailer park

Emergency scanner reported 'flames shooting out windows'

  • Nov 13, 2020

Tenants say they’ve been left out in cold after apartment fire displaces 82 people in Mission

Building comes under new ownership, residents locked out with little communication

  • Nov 13, 2020

New tree-management bylaw aims at developers, but raises concerns for rural Missionites

Previous bylaw has no teeth, provided little incentive for developers to keep significant trees

  • Nov 12, 2020

Non-profit building 19 homes in Mission to break ‘poverty-rent cycle’

Habitat for Humanity building 19 homes for families paying too much rent

  • Nov 12, 2020

Pam Alexis resigns as Mission’s mayor, by-election planned for spring 2021

District councillors will continue rotating through mayor's seat on monthly basis

  • Nov 12, 2020

Six thoroughbred horses seized from Mission property in BC SPCA animal-cruelty investigation

Horses suffering from malnutrition, dental issues, parasites, skin issues, hoof injuries

  • Nov 12, 2020

LEST WE FORGET

Mission Legion will host small Remembrance Day ceremony

  • Nov 11, 2020

Mission family in need of service dog nears fundraising goal, asks for help in final push

Family's four-year-old boy has severe autism; dog costs $25,000, raised $18,000 so far

  • Nov 10, 2020

MISSING: Mission RCMP seek public’s help in search for Daniel Halak

Halak last seen on Nov. 2, believed to be driving his green 1998 Chevy Blazer

  • Nov 9, 2020

Snowfall coming to the Lower Mainland this afternoon, says Environment Canada

Fraser Valley may get up to five centimetres, Metro Vancouver may get five to 10 centimetres

  • Nov 9, 2020

NDP’s Pam Alexis wins Abbotsford-Mission riding

Mission mayor defeats Liberal incumbent Simon Gibson by 744 votes

  • Nov 7, 2020
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District of Mission seeks feedback on 2021 budget

Budget presentation on Nov. 16, survey input taken until Nov. 22, feedback discussed Dec. 2

  • Nov 6, 2020
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District of Mission to receive nearly $5 million from federal and provincial governments for economic restart plan

$19 billion in federal stimulus for Canadian municipalities as part of "Safe Restart Agreement"

  • Nov 6, 2020
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Mission residents complain after seeing water bills increase exponentially

Some claim their bill has doubled, tripled without using more H20

  • Nov 5, 2020
Black Press file photo.
The house that was listed for rent on Craigslist. When Obermillers told the actual owners about the scam, it came as a complete surprise as they were only trying to sell it. Google Maps screenshot.

Mission woman sounding alarm about Abbotsford rental scam

Wendy Obermiller said Craigslist scam tried to swindle her out of damaged deposit, 1st months rent

  • Nov 5, 2020
The house that was listed for rent on Craigslist. When Obermillers told the actual owners about the scam, it came as a complete surprise as they were only trying to sell it. Google Maps screenshot.
This year’s candlelight parade is going to look a little different. Organizers are changing the format with the floats becoming static and people touring around the displays. / File Photo

Mission Candlelight Parade ‘in reverse,’ begins on Dec. 4

Floats will be static at Mission Raceway Park while spectators drive by

  • Nov 4, 2020
This year’s candlelight parade is going to look a little different. Organizers are changing the format with the floats becoming static and people touring around the displays. / File Photo
Photo courtesy of Opening Night Theatre Society.

Mission community-theatre group moves to film during pandemic

Opening Nite Theatre Society adapting annual Christmas Pantomime show

  • Nov 4, 2020
Photo courtesy of Opening Night Theatre Society.
Patrick Penner photo.

PHOTOS: Mission’s first pot shop has grand opening today

Take a look inside the new B.C. Cannabis store located at 31956 Lougheed Highway (unit D130)

  • Nov 4, 2020
Patrick Penner photo.
Google Maps screenshot taken at 8:08 a.m.

TRAFFIC: Westbound Highway 1 crash near 264th in Langley

Car has crashed into ditch, left lane blocked

  • Nov 4, 2020
Google Maps screenshot taken at 8:08 a.m.
Steve Power points to a plaque noting the international boundary between Canada and the United States as he stands on the American side of a beach in Point Roberts and his wife, Patsy Reis-Power visits him with their granddaughters on the Canadian side at Centennial Beach in Delta, B.C. Power took a plane to Point Roberts, where the couple owns property, because he couldn't cross the land border due to COVID-19 restrictions that both Americans and Canadians want eased during the pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Camille Bains

Canadians and Americans want loosened COVID-19 restrictions for border town

Public Health Agency of Canada said exemption to the 14-day quarantine not applicable to Point Roberts

  • Nov 3, 2020
Steve Power points to a plaque noting the international boundary between Canada and the United States as he stands on the American side of a beach in Point Roberts and his wife, Patsy Reis-Power visits him with their granddaughters on the Canadian side at Centennial Beach in Delta, B.C. Power took a plane to Point Roberts, where the couple owns property, because he couldn't cross the land border due to COVID-19 restrictions that both Americans and Canadians want eased during the pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Camille Bains