Neil Corbett

New food waste collection program begins in January

Abbotsford will expand its waste-management plan in the new year.

Call of duty: Reserves put their training to the test

Members of the 192 Construction Engineering Flight, established in Abbotsford and based in Aldergrove, build military facilities.

Sixteen years of legal wrangling over ravine issue

Gene Drader, who lives in the Bradner community of Abbotsford, has been fighting with the city over problems on his property.

Why can’t we risk living? asks Abbotsford man

Why can’t the law change to allow a person to take a drug that might save his or her life – even if that drug has not yet been approved

Best blueberry crop ever recorded this year

Three months of near-perfect weather have contributed to a bumper crop, 40 per cent of which comes from Abbotsford.

Blueberry cannon bylaw pursued

Abbotsford Coun. John Smith suggests the city adopt a bylaw regulating the use of the devices

Give business a break, says CFIB director

Shachi Kuri visits Abbotsford to speak at meeting of the city audit and finance committee

Update: Bradner town hall meeting – residents blast council over drainage and oppose industrial park

Some 300 rural residents turned out at Bradner Hall on Tuesday evening for a town hall meeting

Abbotsford city officials apologize for letter about ditches

Residents of rural upland areas were told they would be responsible for maintaining waterways bordering their properties.

Industrial park proposal in Bradner ignites concern

Project along the Abbotsford-Langley border would require removing about 300 acres of farmland from the Agricultural Land Reserve.

Abbotsford/Chilliwack group opposes pipeline expansion

Group will meet again on May 17, 7 p.m. at the Yarrow Community Centre. Contact transmountaininfo@yahoo.ca.

Local opposition to pipeline expansion

Kinder Morgan wants to twin the pipeline, expanding capacity from 300,000 barrels per day to 850,000.

Carbon tax crunch: Farmers cite competitive disadvantages

B.C.’s climbing carbon tax may be an irritant to consumers when they pay at the pump, but to farmers it is becoming a heavy levy.

Lions bring Grey Cup to Hansen secondary

Some high-profile B.C. Lions brought the Grey Cup to Rick Hansen Secondary school on Monday morning.

Winter arrives: Snowfall warning for the Fraser Valley

Abbotsford has its first real taste of winter, with a large snowfall on Friday and more on Monday.

Abbotsford student teacher jailed for invitation to sexual touching

An Abbotsford student teacher who asked a 15-year-old female student to meet him and perform a sexual act will serve 21 days in jail

20-year-old patient dies in Abbotsford hospital hallway

The B.C. Nurses Union is calling for more beds in the wake of a 20-year-old woman's death while in a hallway

Time for reflection: Parting words from George Peary

Time for reflection: Words from Abbotsford's departing mayor

Healing Hands scam: Fraser Health not involved with kids’ book

It appears Abbotsford businesses are being targeted in a telephone scam to purchase booklets that will be used by sick children.

High winds knock out hydro service in Abbotsford

Trees on lines blamed in major outages that affected thousands of customers in Abbotsford