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The Walk for Water on Oct. 1 is raising money for clean water projects in Uganda.

Walk for Water changes lives in Uganda

The Walk for Water fundraiser for water projects in Uganda takes place Oct. 1 at Langley's City Park

The Walk for Water on Oct. 1 is raising money for clean water projects in Uganda.
Winning $9.7 million 6/49 lotto ticket sold in Abbotsford

Winning $9.7 million 6/49 lotto ticket sold in Abbotsford

Nobody has yet come forward and ticket sale location not yet revealed

Winning $9.7 million 6/49 lotto ticket sold in Abbotsford
There is a far better place for an old paint can to end up than at the side of the road. To that end

Hazardous waste and recycling weekend set for Oct. 15 and 16

Residents of Langley City and Township encouraged to bring food bank donation as they drop off unwanted household hazardous waste

There is a far better place for an old paint can to end up than at the side of the road. To that end
City of Abbotsford considers hikes in bylaw fines

City of Abbotsford considers hikes in bylaw fines

Some penalties could more than triple

City of Abbotsford considers hikes in bylaw fines
Chilliwack Symphony a cappella ensemble

Belle Voci perform in Langley

Chilliwack Symphony a capella ensemble perform Sept. 17 and 23.

Chilliwack Symphony a cappella ensemble
Police say task force makes dent in property crime numbers.

Ninety-four arrests in Fraser Valley property crime blitz

Three-month-long 'Project Valley Sweep' credited for drop in thefts of vehicles and thefts from vehicles.

Police say task force makes dent in property crime numbers.
First weekend of soccer for the 2016-'17 Fall Winter League saw the Aldergrove FX (in green) blitzed by Surrey's Central City Breakers Blitz 5 to 2 on Sunday in adult women’s soccer action.

Aldergrove’s soccer season begins

First weekend of soccer for the 2016-'17 Fall Winter League saw the Aldergrove FX

First weekend of soccer for the 2016-'17 Fall Winter League saw the Aldergrove FX (in green) blitzed by Surrey's Central City Breakers Blitz 5 to 2 on Sunday in adult women’s soccer action.
Sarah Pucek

Pucek retains championship title

The fight met all the hype and boxing history was made Friday at the Cascades Casino in Langley.

Sarah Pucek
Crews responded to a fire at an industrial site on Peardonville Road in west Abbotsford on Monday afternoon.

UPDATED WITH VIDEO: Fireball engulfs firefighters in dust explosion at furniture plant, no injuries

Fire crews miraculously escape injury during blaze Monday at business on Peardonville Road.

Crews responded to a fire at an industrial site on Peardonville Road in west Abbotsford on Monday afternoon.
Michelle Stilwell

Stilwell takes 400m gold with record performance at Rio Paralympics

RIO DE JANEIRO – Michelle Stilwell, Paralympian and Parksville-Qualicum MLA sets Paralympic record in women's 400-metre T52.

Michelle Stilwell
Aldergrove's Sarah (left) and Amy Potomak are among the 44 players invited by Hockey Canada to a camp which begins Sept. 11.

Sisters at camp with Hockey Canada

Aldergrove's Amy and Sarah Potomak off to Calgary for Canadian women's national team fall festival

Aldergrove's Sarah (left) and Amy Potomak are among the 44 players invited by Hockey Canada to a camp which begins Sept. 11.
Two people were struck by a car and reportedly thrown 60 feet on Friday morning in Abbotsford.

Six-year-old girl, young woman hit by truck and seriously injured

Two people have been taken to hospital after being hit by a truck while crossing in an intersection Friday morning

Two people were struck by a car and reportedly thrown 60 feet on Friday morning in Abbotsford.
Team Quinn’s Jack Flaman (right) is pursued by Team Howe captain Tyler Benson during the Vancouver Giants alumni challenge game at the South Delta Recreation Centre on Aug. 30

Giants single game tickets on sale Monday

Junior hockey fans will get chance to purchase Vancouver Giants tickets on Sept. 12

Team Quinn’s Jack Flaman (right) is pursued by Team Howe captain Tyler Benson during the Vancouver Giants alumni challenge game at the South Delta Recreation Centre on Aug. 30
A small earthquake struck south of the border was felt by some in Abbotsford last night.

Small earthquake felt in Abbotsford

A tremor measuring 3.2 on the Richter Scale struck just before midnight near Bellingham but was felt north of the border.

A small earthquake struck south of the border was felt by some in Abbotsford last night.

Barwick, Gowanlock set to ride for Canada in para-dressage

Fourth Paralympic Games for Lauren Barwick while Ashley Gowanlock competes for third time

Members of the Thunderbird Fast Draw Club were in Oregon recently for the world fast draw championships. Aldergrove's Nicole (below

Thunderbird club returns from worlds with medal haul

Langley fast draw club was competing in Oregon

Members of the Thunderbird Fast Draw Club were in Oregon recently for the world fast draw championships. Aldergrove's Nicole (below
Sarah Pucek

Pucek in Clash ‘Redux’ fight

No matter what happens, boxing history will be made Friday, Sept. 9 at the "Clash @ the Cascades" #44.

Sarah Pucek
This pumper truck will be full of prizes ready to be given out at the American Graffiti Returns movie night at the Twilight Drive-in Movie Theatre in Aldergrove on Friday

‘Cruise-in’ returns to drive-in theatre

American Graffiti Returns movie night returns to the Twilight Drive-in Movie Theatre in Aldergrove on Friday, Sept. 9

This pumper truck will be full of prizes ready to be given out at the American Graffiti Returns movie night at the Twilight Drive-in Movie Theatre in Aldergrove on Friday
Shaina Postma of the Matsqui 4H club displays her prize-winning Holstein at the 2016 Fair at the PNE 4H Festival. The competition sees over 600 young people from across British Columbia come to the fair to compete.  The fair continues until Labour Day.

4H shines at PNE Fair

Shaina Postma of the Matsqui 4H club displays her prize-winning Holstein at the 2016 Fair at the PNE 4H Festival.

Shaina Postma of the Matsqui 4H club displays her prize-winning Holstein at the 2016 Fair at the PNE 4H Festival. The competition sees over 600 young people from across British Columbia come to the fair to compete.  The fair continues until Labour Day.
Fraser Valley Symphony is seeking new players.

Fraser Valley Symphony seeks new players

The Fraser Valley Symphony is seeking new musicians to join their full symphony orchestra.

Fraser Valley Symphony is seeking new players.