Neil Corbett

posted 52 stories to Aldergrove Star.
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Sixteen years of legal wrangling over ravine issue

Gene Drader, who lives in the Bradner community of Abbotsford, has been fighting with the city over problems on his property.

  • Oct 20th, 2012 2:00pm

Why can’t we risk living? asks Abbotsford man

Why can’t the law change to allow a person to take a drug that might save his or her life – even if that drug has not yet been approved

  • Oct 11th, 2012 12:00pm

Best blueberry crop ever recorded this year

Three months of near-perfect weather have contributed to a bumper crop, 40 per cent of which comes from Abbotsford.

  • Oct 7th, 2012 4:00pm

Blueberry cannon bylaw pursued

Abbotsford Coun. John Smith suggests the city adopt a bylaw regulating the use of the devices

  • Aug 15th, 2012 6:00pm

Give business a break, says CFIB director

Shachi Kuri visits Abbotsford to speak at meeting of the city audit and finance committee

  • Jul 19th, 2012 1:00pm

Update: Bradner town hall meeting – residents blast council over drainage and oppose industrial park

Some 300 rural residents turned out at Bradner Hall on Tuesday evening for a town hall meeting

  • Jul 10th, 2012 5:00am

Abbotsford city officials apologize for letter about ditches

Residents of rural upland areas were told they would be responsible for maintaining waterways bordering their properties.

  • Jun 14th, 2012 7:00pm

Industrial park proposal in Bradner ignites concern

Project along the Abbotsford-Langley border would require removing about 300 acres of farmland from the Agricultural Land Reserve.

  • Jun 9th, 2012 7:00pm

Abbotsford/Chilliwack group opposes pipeline expansion

Group will meet again on May 17, 7 p.m. at the Yarrow Community Centre. Contact

  • May 16th, 2012 8:00pm

Local opposition to pipeline expansion

Kinder Morgan wants to twin the pipeline, expanding capacity from 300,000 barrels per day to 850,000.

  • May 10th, 2012 5:00pm

Carbon tax crunch: Farmers cite competitive disadvantages

B.C.’s climbing carbon tax may be an irritant to consumers when they pay at the pump, but to farmers it is becoming a heavy levy.

  • Feb 2nd, 2012 5:00am

Lions bring Grey Cup to Hansen secondary

Some high-profile B.C. Lions brought the Grey Cup to Rick Hansen Secondary school on Monday morning.

  • Jan 30th, 2012 2:00pm

Winter arrives: Snowfall warning for the Fraser Valley

Abbotsford has its first real taste of winter, with a large snowfall on Friday and more on Monday.

  • Jan 16th, 2012 5:00pm

Abbotsford student teacher jailed for invitation to sexual touching

An Abbotsford student teacher who asked a 15-year-old female student to meet him and perform a sexual act will serve 21 days in jail

  • Jan 7th, 2012 6:00pm

20-year-old patient dies in Abbotsford hospital hallway

The B.C. Nurses Union is calling for more beds in the wake of a 20-year-old woman's death while in a hallway

  • Jan 6th, 2012 2:00pm

Time for reflection: Parting words from George Peary

Time for reflection: Words from Abbotsford's departing mayor

  • Nov 24th, 2011 6:00pm

Healing Hands scam: Fraser Health not involved with kids’ book

It appears Abbotsford businesses are being targeted in a telephone scam to purchase booklets that will be used by sick children.

  • Nov 24th, 2011 2:00pm

High winds knock out hydro service in Abbotsford

Trees on lines blamed in major outages that affected thousands of customers in Abbotsford

  • Nov 12th, 2011 8:00am

Weather update: Abbotsford get record-setting sizzle

Summer is continuing well into September, as the province makes up for a coolish July with a comparatively scorching fall.

  • Sep 9th, 2011 4:00pm

Waiting lists growing at UFV

Student demand for courses at the University of the Fraser Valley is outpacing the growth of the university.
Waiting lists are getting longer.

  • Sep 1st, 2011 8:00pm