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Personality and presentation key to career fair success

Personality and presentation key to career fair success

How to prepare for the upcoming Black Press Career Fair in Langley on May 11

Personality and presentation key to career fair success
Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

The sheer monstrosity of Shanghai!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip
Part of the Xi'an Wall

Sensational Xi’an!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Part of the Xi'an Wall
Cindy Keith in China.

From Vernon to the Great Wall

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Cindy Keith in China.
Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.

UPDATE: Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide

A mudslide in Sunnybrae has sent two people to hospital with injuries.

Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin celebrates his first ever PGA Tour win on Sunday.

Abbotsford’s Adam Hadwin earns first PGA Tour win

Golfer wins at Valspar Championships, qualifies for spot at The Masters

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin celebrates his first ever PGA Tour win on Sunday.
Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.

VIDEO: Stick it to Cancer at UBC on March 18

The Delta Kappa Epsilon Phi Alpha Fraternity is hosting their annual ‘Scott Trapp’ Stick it to Cancer Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament

Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.
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Take a 20 minute survey and you could win $1,000

Take a research that could help businesses in the community.

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A pothole on Sixth Avenue.

Hope roads suffer ‘significant damage’

Mayor Wilfried Vicktor said he is concerned about the condition of the roads not just on the highway, but in town.

A pothole on Sixth Avenue.
Another snowfall warning issued for Fraser Valley

Another snowfall warning issued for Fraser Valley

Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for Abbotsford, Chilliwack and other Fraser Valley communities.

Another snowfall warning issued for Fraser Valley
Trucks lined up outside Hope as they wait for the highways to reopen.

Transport trucks packed and stacked as they await highway reopenings in Hope

A combination of bad weather, avalanche control and major traffic accidents closed Highways 1, 3 and 5 Thursday.

Trucks lined up outside Hope as they wait for the highways to reopen.
Alex Gervais

Alex Gervais died alone after years of instability, neglect: Child advocate report

Alex Gervais, 18, jumped to his death from a fourth-floor window of an Abbotsford hotel last September while in provincial care.

Alex Gervais
Cindra Lee-Renee John

Police seek missing 18-year-old Cindra Lee-Renee John

Cindra is 18 years old, from Hope and last seen in Agassiz.

Cindra Lee-Renee John
A couple navigates snowy steps while leaving the citizenship swearing-in ceremony at Parksville Conference and Community Centre Friday morning.

Lower Mainland digs out from major snowfall, power outages continue in some areas

Dump of 10 to 20 cm yesterday snowiest day at YVR in two years, snowfall warning continues for Fraser Valley

A couple navigates snowy steps while leaving the citizenship swearing-in ceremony at Parksville Conference and Community Centre Friday morning.
Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.

Stuck gym lockers, job queries top 2016 list of reasons to not call 911

Non-emergency calls can delay the response to a legitimate emergency

Emergency dispatchers received some unusual phone calls in 2016.
More snow is in the forecast starting Thursday.

More snow on the way with ‘intense’ storm set to hit Thursday

Significant snowfall expected late Thursday, and no warming trend in sight means it will stick around

More snow is in the forecast starting Thursday.
Reta Yvonne Smith was last seen Dec. 1.

RCMP seek help finding missing woman

The RCMP is requesting the public’s assistance in locating Reta Yvonne Smith of Chilliwack.

Reta Yvonne Smith was last seen Dec. 1.
Teen who aged out of government care found dead in Surrey tent

Teen who aged out of government care found dead in Surrey tent

The 19-year-old woman was in an area popular with homeless campers, officials say.

Teen who aged out of government care found dead in Surrey tent
Enter the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce contest and win an all inclusive trip to China to see the Great Wall

Dreaming of visiting China? Win a trip of a lifetime!

You could win an all-inclusive tour through Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou next spring valued at $2500!

Enter the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce contest and win an all inclusive trip to China to see the Great Wall
Canucks donate 1,000 tickets to Abby Senior students following tragedy

Canucks donate 1,000 tickets to Abby Senior students following tragedy

Team aims to help students, families, first responders after 13-year-old Letisha Reimer stabbed Nov. 3

Canucks donate 1,000 tickets to Abby Senior students following tragedy