Alina Konevski

There has been no increase in serious crashes along Highway 1 in Abbotsford over previous years.

Highway 1 collision numbers stable along Abbotsford portion

Between 2010 and 2013, there were seven people each year who suffered serious injuries due to collisions on the highway

There has been no increase in serious crashes along Highway 1 in Abbotsford over previous years.
Raymond Lee Caissie served 22 years in jail for a sexual assault incident in Abbotsford.

Convicted sex offender returns to jail on theft

Raymond Lee Caissie served 22 years for sexually assaulting a woman in Abbotsford.

Raymond Lee Caissie served 22 years in jail for a sexual assault incident in Abbotsford.
Dancers enjoy Suburban Swing in Abbotsford in January.

VIDEO: Suburban Swing dancing takes off in Fraser Valley

This Sunday night's swing dance meet in Abbotsford has a special Valentine's theme and live jazz band.

Dancers enjoy Suburban Swing in Abbotsford in January.
FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz

FVRD applies for NEB intervenor status

Fraser Valley Regional District seeks seat at table of Kinder Morgan pipeline hearing.

FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz
Frank White stands in front of his one-log truck in 1939. Below

99-year-old Abbotsford trucker publishes first book

Frank White recounts the story of how Abbotsford grew up.

Frank White stands in front of his one-log truck in 1939. Below

Unemployment highest in Abbotsford-Mission

Chamber of Commerce endorses city economic plan as Abbotsford-Mission unemployment rate tops B.C. metro areas.

Bob Dornan inside the Valley Protein feed mill in Chilliwack.

Railway delays hobble feed mill industry

Serious delays by railway companies are putting Fraser Valley feed mills – and the livestock they are trying to feed – at risk.

Bob Dornan inside the Valley Protein feed mill in Chilliwack.
This four-foot long Argentine tegu was dropped off at Mike Hopcraft's facility in early November. The sick lizard struggles to eat

Overloaded facility proves need for local reptile rescue

The Reptile Guy has already outgrown his year-old space in Abbotsford.

This four-foot long Argentine tegu was dropped off at Mike Hopcraft's facility in early November. The sick lizard struggles to eat
Construction of Holmberg House is well underway.

Holmberg House receives $50,000 grant

FVRD approves grant to the Abbotsford Hospice Society.

Construction of Holmberg House is well underway.
FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz (left) and vice-chair Patricia Ross.

Gaetz re-elected to chair FVRD board

FVRD board retains status quo with re-election of Sharon Gaetz and Patricia Ross to top positions.

FVRD chair Sharon Gaetz (left) and vice-chair Patricia Ross.

Fraser Valley sets ‘zero waste’ goal

Regional district commits to aggressive waste diversion target.

Sam Mellace has been growing medical marijuana legally on agricultural land in FVRD Area F for a decade. FVRD's proposed zoning bylaws will permit him to remain on his land

Grow-ops welcomed in some FVRD areas; shunned in others

Big differences in how electoral areas and cities propose to regulate medical marijuana production.

Sam Mellace has been growing medical marijuana legally on agricultural land in FVRD Area F for a decade. FVRD's proposed zoning bylaws will permit him to remain on his land

FVRD disputes clean air claim

The regional district has challenged a recent report that ranks Fraser Valley as having the cleanest air in Canada.

Kinder Morgan's Sumas Mountain pump station.

Regional district requests accountability from Kinder Morgan

FVRD is sending an extensive list of questions to the company on its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project.

Kinder Morgan's Sumas Mountain pump station.
Kinder Morgan pump station on Sumas Mountain in Abbotsford.

Kinder Morgan promises economic benefits to Abbotsford

Additional $1.3 million would be coming to city, according to company president Ian Anderson.

Kinder Morgan pump station on Sumas Mountain in Abbotsford.
Sam Mellace has been growing medical marijuana on FVRD land in Mission for a decade.

Marijuana grower vows to fight FVRD on pot zoning

A medical marijuana grower in Mission is incensed about the possibility that FVRD would push grow-ops to industrial areas.

Sam Mellace has been growing medical marijuana on FVRD land in Mission for a decade.
Mink farm

Group claims responsibility for releasing mink on Abbotsford farm

A member of the Animal Liberation Front has allegedly admitted to cutting 800 mink cages on an Abbotsford farm in early October.

Mink farm

FVRD director ordered to return funds to district

At least one director will have to reimburse the Fraser Valley Regional District for expenses he failed to support during an audit.

UFV students push to extend shuttle bus service

University of the Fraser Valley students will vote in October on increasing their bus fee to expand new shuttle bus service.

The new Fraser Valley Express bus would connect Chilliwack to Langley

FVRD approves bus for Chilliwack–Abbotsford–Langley route

A BC Transit express bus from Chilliwack to Langley through Abbotsford has been approved. It could be running as early as Sept. 2014.

The new Fraser Valley Express bus would connect Chilliwack to Langley