Abbotsford News Staff

‘Dear thief, you suck’: Abbotsford truck owner pens angry letter to incompetent crook

‘Dear thief, you suck’: Abbotsford truck owner pens angry letter to incompetent crook

Truck owner tells thief to ‘find a new skill’ after three failed attempts to steal vehicle

‘Dear thief, you suck’: Abbotsford truck owner pens angry letter to incompetent crook
VIDEO: Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Burr, and Chris Rock talk about the worst times they bombed on stage

VIDEO: Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Burr, and Chris Rock talk about the worst times they bombed on stage

If your set at a comedy club’s open mic didn’t go so well, watch this and feel better

VIDEO: Jerry Seinfeld, Bill Burr, and Chris Rock talk about the worst times they bombed on stage
Collision on Highway 1 east-bound causing traffic delays

Collision on Highway 1 east-bound causing traffic delays

Left lane blocked and estimated wait times at over an hour from the Port Mann Bridge

Collision on Highway 1 east-bound causing traffic delays
The most popular apps on the list are Snapchat, Bumble and WhatsApp. (Photo courtesy of Abbotsford Police Department.)

Abbotsford police share list of dangerous apps parents might not know about

Keep your kids away from these 15 apps

The most popular apps on the list are Snapchat, Bumble and WhatsApp. (Photo courtesy of Abbotsford Police Department.)
New footage from hidden cameras of animal abuse allegedly inside Abbotsford’s Excelsior Hog Farm has caused the BC SPCA to reopen its investigation into the farm.

BC SPCA reopens animal cruelty investigation at Abbotsford pig farm

Additional alleged footage released from Excelsior Hog Farm sparks new investigation

New footage from hidden cameras of animal abuse allegedly inside Abbotsford’s Excelsior Hog Farm has caused the BC SPCA to reopen its investigation into the farm.
First sunflower festival in Abbotsford sprouts-off this weekend

First sunflower festival in Abbotsford sprouts-off this weekend

Growth of Chilliwack and Richmond festivals served as inspiration for Maan Farm

First sunflower festival in Abbotsford sprouts-off this weekend
Back-deck attack in Abbotsford did not happen, say police

Back-deck attack in Abbotsford did not happen, say police

Investigators say woman was influenced by past traumatic event elsewhere

Back-deck attack in Abbotsford did not happen, say police
Elio Schiaroli

Man wanted for sex assault in Saskatoon has been spotted in Abbotsford

Elio Schiaroli, 58, also wanted for robbery, unlawful confinement and more

Elio Schiaroli
Taiwanese tourist Ci Hong Liao was last seen entering his hotel room in Abbotsford the evening of July 4.

Taiwanese tourist last seen entering Abbotsford hotel room in early July

Police seek public’s help to locate Ci Hong Liao, 31

Taiwanese tourist Ci Hong Liao was last seen entering his hotel room in Abbotsford the evening of July 4.
A pedestrian died Friday night after being struck by a vehicle in the 36500 block of South Parallel Road. (Google Street View)

Male pedestrian dies after being struck by vehicle in Abbotsford

Driver remained on scene and rendered first aid

A pedestrian died Friday night after being struck by a vehicle in the 36500 block of South Parallel Road. (Google Street View)
Woman attacked by stranger while alone on back deck in Abbotsford, police say

Woman attacked by stranger while alone on back deck in Abbotsford, police say

Attack appears to be ‘sexually motivated,’ according to investigators

Woman attacked by stranger while alone on back deck in Abbotsford, police say
Ambulance, air ambulance and police responded to the scene earlier today as a two-car crash on Marion Road resulted in serious injuries. (Tyler Olsen/Abbotsford News)

One man dead after two-car crash in Abbotsford

22-year-old male dead after Friday afternoon crash, APD conducting ongoing investigation

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Ambulance, air ambulance and police responded to the scene earlier today as a two-car crash on Marion Road resulted in serious injuries. (Tyler Olsen/Abbotsford News)
Fire crews work to ease a horse out of a ditch on Bates Road in Abbotsford on Friday afternoon. (Photo by Kevin MacDonald)

VIDEO: Fire crews rescue horse stuck in ditch in Abbotsford

Incident took place Friday afternoon on Bates Road

Fire crews work to ease a horse out of a ditch on Bates Road in Abbotsford on Friday afternoon. (Photo by Kevin MacDonald)
Lucas Bradwell is wanted for a bank robbery in Abbotsford on July 2.

B.C. man wanted for Lower Mainland bank robbery in early July

Lucas Bradwell, 28, has been charged with robbery in Abbotsford

Lucas Bradwell is wanted for a bank robbery in Abbotsford on July 2.
‘N’ driver clocked going 187 km/h in 80 km/h zone

‘N’ driver clocked going 187 km/h in 80 km/h zone

Driver, 18, charged with excessive speeding in Abbotsford

‘N’ driver clocked going 187 km/h in 80 km/h zone
Five people were sent to the hospital after a house fire on James Street yesterday afternoon. (Kevin MacDonald photo)

VIDEO: 3 Canada Day long weekend fires send 5 to hospital

Abbotsford Fire Rescue Crews battle three blazes over Canada Day long weekend

Five people were sent to the hospital after a house fire on James Street yesterday afternoon. (Kevin MacDonald photo)
Abbotsford was ranked second on the Ashley Madison website’s “Infidelity Hotlist”.

Pair of B.C. cities crack Ashley Madison’s ‘Infidelity Hotlist’

Data from the website reveals Abbotsford and Kelowna hottest spots for cheaters

Abbotsford was ranked second on the Ashley Madison website’s “Infidelity Hotlist”.
One person airlifted following head-on collision in Abbotsford

One person airlifted following head-on collision in Abbotsford

Crash occurs Friday morning on Clearbrook Road south of King Road

One person airlifted following head-on collision in Abbotsford
Abbotsford home shot at for second time in two days

Abbotsford home shot at for second time in two days

Nobody injured in either incident; police say motive is not known

Abbotsford home shot at for second time in two days
Seven arrested in Langley after shots fired in Abbotsford

Seven arrested in Langley after shots fired in Abbotsford

Three vehicles flee scene of shooting at unoccupied vehicle on Thursday night

Seven arrested in Langley after shots fired in Abbotsford