Abbotsford News Staff

Police seek information on fatal 2017 crash in Abbotsford

Police seek information on fatal 2017 crash in Abbotsford

Police say first responders saw on-lookers recording video at scene of deadly crash

Police seek information on fatal 2017 crash in Abbotsford
Bloom Abbotsford Tulip Festival runs until May 7. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Tulip Festival opens, but colour still to come

Soggy weather leaves organizers waiting for sun

Bloom Abbotsford Tulip Festival runs until May 7. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Matthew Good is pictured in Toronto on Monday, January 22 , 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young)

Matthew Good to play shows in Kelowna and Abbotsford after leaving hospital

Good says he’s exercising right ‘to be a moron and leave if you so desire’

Matthew Good is pictured in Toronto on Monday, January 22 , 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young)
Matthew Good is pictured in Toronto on Monday, January 22 , 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young)

Matthew Good still hoping to play concerts in Kelowna, Abbotsford

Rocker is in hospital after collapsing on stage in Edmonton

Matthew Good is pictured in Toronto on Monday, January 22 , 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young)
Competitors round the corner during the Canada West Short Track Speed Skating Championships at the Abbotsford Centre this weekend. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO: Canada West Short Track Speed Skating Championships

Highlights from Saturday and Sunday at the Abbotsford Centre

Competitors round the corner during the Canada West Short Track Speed Skating Championships at the Abbotsford Centre this weekend. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Thousands of girls of all ages took to the skies at the Girls Fly Too event over the weekend. (Lukas Wacker/Black Press)

VIDEO: Girls Fly Too returns to Abbotsford

Annual event draws thousands to local skies

Thousands of girls of all ages took to the skies at the Girls Fly Too event over the weekend. (Lukas Wacker/Black Press)
Crews from Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service were on the scene of a barn fire Monday afternoon on Ross Road. (Vikki Hopes/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford crews battle Ross Road barn fire

No one hurt in blaze on Monday afternoon

Crews from Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service were on the scene of a barn fire Monday afternoon on Ross Road. (Vikki Hopes/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford Police officers check out a vehicle involved in a pedestrian-related crash Monday morning on Ridgeview Drive in west Abbotsford.  Vikki Hopes/Abbotsford News

UPDATE: Children, ages 2 and 5, and grandmother struck by car

Two taken by air ambulance following collision on Monday in Abbotsford

Abbotsford Police officers check out a vehicle involved in a pedestrian-related crash Monday morning on Ridgeview Drive in west Abbotsford.  Vikki Hopes/Abbotsford News
A youngster “test drives” a mini dirtbike during the BC Sportsmen’s Show on Saturday. (Joshua Watkins/Black Press)

VIDEO: BC Sportsmen’s Show in Abbotsford

Highlights from the annual show featuring the best in hunting, fishing and boating

A youngster “test drives” a mini dirtbike during the BC Sportsmen’s Show on Saturday. (Joshua Watkins/Black Press)
Arenacross competitors get set to blast off the finish line on Saturday. (Lukas Wacker/Black Press)

VIDEO: Arenacross debuts in Abbotsford

Rockstar Energy Triple Crown series takes over Abbotsford Centre

Arenacross competitors get set to blast off the finish line on Saturday. (Lukas Wacker/Black Press)
Dock Dogs was one of the many shows at this year’s Pet Lover Show. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

VIDEO: Pet Lover Show in Abbotsford

Highlights from the annual show at Tradex

Dock Dogs was one of the many shows at this year’s Pet Lover Show. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
UPDATE: At least two hospitalized after plane leaves runway at Abbotsford Airport

UPDATE: At least two hospitalized after plane leaves runway at Abbotsford Airport

Incident occurred around noon on Friday; Transport Canada investigating

UPDATE: At least two hospitalized after plane leaves runway at Abbotsford Airport
Competitors line up at the start line at a past Rockstar arenacross event. The tour makes its debut in Abbotsford on Saturday.

Arenacross tour invades Abbotsford on Saturday

Skilled motorcycle athletes taking over Abbotsford Centre

Competitors line up at the start line at a past Rockstar arenacross event. The tour makes its debut in Abbotsford on Saturday.
UPDATED: Snowfall warning lifted after up to 15 centimetres of snow falls in Lower Mainland
UPDATED: Snowfall warning lifted after up to 15 centimetres of snow falls in Lower Mainland
Fire breaks out at Golden Valley Foods in Abbotsford

Fire breaks out at Golden Valley Foods in Abbotsford

Blaze started at 2 a.m. Wednesday at egg-processing plant

Fire breaks out at Golden Valley Foods in Abbotsford
A lockdown is currently in place at Matsqui Institution following an incident on Saturday.

One inmate seriously injured at Matsqui Institution

Incident on Saturday leads to lockdown at Abbotsford facility

A lockdown is currently in place at Matsqui Institution following an incident on Saturday.
Abbotsford’s Terrence Brett won $675,000 on a Set for Life ticket. Submitted

Abbotsford man wins $675k Set for Life prize

Terrence Brett plans to travel to Mexico and Greece; bought ticket in Chilliwack

Abbotsford’s Terrence Brett won $675,000 on a Set for Life ticket. Submitted
Abbotsford Police are asking for help to identify this suspect in a domestic assault that occurred Jan. 26.

Police seek help to identify suspect in domestic assault

Incident took place Jan. 26 outside Abbotsford fast food restaurant

Abbotsford Police are asking for help to identify this suspect in a domestic assault that occurred Jan. 26.
The province is providing money to fund community action teams aimed to address the opioid overdose epidemic.                                File photo

Province announces $1.5 million in funding to combat overdose epidemic

Eighteeen B.C. cities get money to increase support for users, and access to harm reduction supplies

The province is providing money to fund community action teams aimed to address the opioid overdose epidemic.                                File photo
New airline to offer flights to Edmonton or Hamilton for less than $100

New airline to offer flights to Edmonton or Hamilton for less than $100

Customers can pay for more services, including ‘more legroom or less’

New airline to offer flights to Edmonton or Hamilton for less than $100