Adrian MacNair

Blueberry producers are enjoying favourable weather conditions and a bumper crop.

Weather has been great for blueberry crops

Other summer crops didn't fare as well in the Abbotsford area, due to an earlier growing season, when weather was poor

Blueberry producers are enjoying favourable weather conditions and a bumper crop.
There are an estimated 100 patients in hallways at any given time across the Fraser Health Authority’s 12 hospitals.

Abbotsford’s hospital aims to reduce congestion

Not enough staff to look after patients, according to Linda Pipe of the B.C. Nurses' Union

There are an estimated 100 patients in hallways at any given time across the Fraser Health Authority’s 12 hospitals.
Bees

Honey and bees stolen from Abbotsford beekeeper

Nearly 100 hive frames have been removed along with an estimated 8,000 pounds of commercial honey and approximately 500,000 bees.

Bees
Francis Xavier has been helming the Mission Folk Music Festival for 25 years.

A quarter century of excellent music

Early bird Folk Festival weekend passes available until June 20

Francis Xavier has been helming the Mission Folk Music Festival for 25 years.
Master Cpl. Mark Midan on patrol in Kandahar

Soldier reflects on dangerous mission

Mission soldier had the dangerous job of bomb disposal in Kandahar province for nine months.

Master Cpl. Mark Midan on patrol in Kandahar
Large crowds enjoyed the performances at the 2010 Rockin’ the River Festival at Mission Raceway Park. Several big-name acts will perform this year

Rockin’ out to country

When Mission’s Kenny Hess was a kid, he dreamed of playing music…

Large crowds enjoyed the performances at the 2010 Rockin’ the River Festival at Mission Raceway Park. Several big-name acts will perform this year
Kenny Hess

Country music to rock the river

It’s almost time for the Rockin’ River Music Fest at Mission Raceway…

Kenny Hess