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US F-22 shows off its air superiority in the skies over Abbotsford.

BC Amateur Photographer contest a huge success

Seventy finalists competed at this year's Abbotsford International Airshow for a shot at the title of Amateur Photographer of the year

US F-22 shows off its air superiority in the skies over Abbotsford.

Election 2015: All-candidates meetings set

Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon: Chamber, Mission Community Services to hold meetings.

Election 2015: Conservatives name Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon candidate

Mission-Matsqui-Fraser Canyon: Brad Vis selected to represent party in newly created riding.

Thirty six year old Chilliwack native Beau Clark is the subject of an RCMP manhunt.

RCMP hunting for shooting suspect

A Chilliwack man is wanted in connection with a shooting outside the Eagle Landing Tim Horton's Monday night.

Thirty six year old Chilliwack native Beau Clark is the subject of an RCMP manhunt.
Hope Search and Rescue work at extricating a young woman from her car

Accident victim pulled from crash by Hope Search and Rescue

HSARS puts in a team effort to extricate a young woman trapped in her car.

Hope Search and Rescue work at extricating a young woman from her car
Aerial view of Wood Lake wildfire north of Harrison Hot Springs

WILDFIRE WATCH: 282,000 hectares now burned is four times 10-year average

Fire updates from around B.C., with photos, interactive charts and updates from Twitter and Facebook

Aerial view of Wood Lake wildfire north of Harrison Hot Springs
A bomber drops retardant on a fire off Tillicum Road in the BX-Swan Lake region on Tuesday evening (July 21

WILDFIRE WATCH: Be ‘very, very cautious’ in B.C. backcountry over Long Weekend

The BC Wildfire Service says there have been 1,342 wildfires since April 1, 2015, burning 276,000 hectares

A bomber drops retardant on a fire off Tillicum Road in the BX-Swan Lake region on Tuesday evening (July 21
Chawathil First Nations representative Patricia John

Controversial Film lands in Hope

Petitioning voices were heard at the screening of the documentary film Directly Affected, which addresses concerns over possible pipeline.

Chawathil First Nations representative Patricia John
Stay hydrated during this weekend's hot weather

Heat wave about to hit Lower Mainland and here’s how to keep your cool

Hottest weather expected Saturday and Sunday, residents of Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley urged to take precautions

Stay hydrated during this weekend's hot weather
Cache Creek relief donations roll in from the public and the business community.

BlackPress4Good collects donations for Cache Creek flood victims

Help is still needed for relief efforts in Cache Creek. Crowdfunding effort gathers momentum.

Cache Creek relief donations roll in from the public and the business community.
Seabird Island Tulip Festival. Photo by Roxanne Watson. Entry in the 2015 Amateur Photographer of the Year.

Time to enter B.C.’s amateur photographer contest

The 3rd annual 'Your Best Shot' contest is open to amateur photographers. Sponsored by London Drugs, Abbotsford Airshow & Black Press

Seabird Island Tulip Festival. Photo by Roxanne Watson. Entry in the 2015 Amateur Photographer of the Year.
Scammers have been bombarding Abbotsford phone numbers with text messages in recent days.

Text/email scam hits Abbotsford

Abbotsford police have received more than 20 reports of text/email messages trying to solicit personal information from recipients.

Scammers have been bombarding Abbotsford phone numbers with text messages in recent days.

Newspaper has new editor

Erin Knutson takes over the position this week

Thieves target convenience stores

$12,000 worth of cigarettes were taken from Harv's market in Silver Creek

Black Press Crowdfunding initiative making a difference in communities

Black Press Crowdfunding initiative making a difference in communities

More than $17,000 raised since launching last fall

Black Press Crowdfunding initiative making a difference in communities

Canyon travel website turns 10

Connect Media celebrates the milestone with a complete redesign

Variety - The Children’s Charity provided nine-year-old Danielle Sandgren with an adapted tricycle last year to help ease her mobility challenges.

B.C. children’s charity helps local family

Hope resident Danielle Sandgren was provided with an adapted tricycle last year

Variety - The Children’s Charity provided nine-year-old Danielle Sandgren with an adapted tricycle last year to help ease her mobility challenges.
Dan Pereda

New workshop for filmmakers

Dan Pereda and Jason Fisher are leading a free two-day event this month

Dan Pereda
Cindy Schoenit (left) and Lorraine McDonald are opening Artisans Attic and Fudgery Gift Shoppe this Saturday (Feb. 7) at 419 Wallace St.

New business opening in downtown Hope

Artisan's Attic and Fudgery Gift Shoppe offers a variety of local quality handcrafts

Cindy Schoenit (left) and Lorraine McDonald are opening Artisans Attic and Fudgery Gift Shoppe this Saturday (Feb. 7) at 419 Wallace St.

Drug bust in Hope

RCMP seized a variety of illegal drugs, cash and police scanner