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A dog pile occurs in front of the Henderson Silver Knights goal during the second period of Saturday’s Abbotsford Canucks game. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

‘Swedish House Mafia’ line leads Abbotsford Canucks to 2-1 win over Henderson

Linus Karlsson and Nils Höglander both score to help Canucks pick up 21st win this season

A dog pile occurs in front of the Henderson Silver Knights goal during the second period of Saturday’s Abbotsford Canucks game. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford Canucks forward Nils Aman directs a shot towards Henderson Silver Knights goalie Jiri Patera during American Hockey League action at the Abbotsford Centre on Friday (Jan. 6). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Di Giuseppe’s heroics lead Abbotsford Canucks to 4-3 win over Henderson Silver Knights

Canucks forward capitalizes on bounce with 1:15 left to give Abbotsford the win

Abbotsford Canucks forward Nils Aman directs a shot towards Henderson Silver Knights goalie Jiri Patera during American Hockey League action at the Abbotsford Centre on Friday (Jan. 6). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford’s Cortlin Tonn (middle), shown here with Alphonso Davies (right) and Lucas Cavallini (left), has been named the equipment manager for Vancouver Football Club. (Instagram)

Abbotsford’s Cortlin Tonn named equipment manager for Vancouver Football Club

MEI grad joins Langley-based soccer team after working for Vancouver Whitecaps for several years

Abbotsford’s Cortlin Tonn (middle), shown here with Alphonso Davies (right) and Lucas Cavallini (left), has been named the equipment manager for Vancouver Football Club. (Instagram)
Justin Dowling and the Abbotsford Canucks have now won five straight games after defeating the Calgary Wranglers 5-2 in Calgary on Monday (Jan. 2) (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks beat Calgary Wranglers 5-2 for fifth straight win

Canucks snap Calgary’s eight game win streak, shorthanded play looms large in third period

Justin Dowling and the Abbotsford Canucks have now won five straight games after defeating the Calgary Wranglers 5-2 in Calgary on Monday (Jan. 2) (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Nils Höglander had a two point night to help lead the Abbotsford Canucks to a 5-2 win over the Manitoba Moose on Saturday (Dec. 31). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks sweep Manitoba Moose with 5-2 win, complete best month in team history

Abbotsford goes 9-2 in December, team now sits in third place in the AHL’s Pacific Division

Nils Höglander had a two point night to help lead the Abbotsford Canucks to a 5-2 win over the Manitoba Moose on Saturday (Dec. 31). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Nils Aman and the Abbotsford Canucks picked up a 4-2 win over the Manitoba Moose on Friday (Dec. 30). (Manitoba Moose photo)

Abbotsford Canucks double Manitoba Moose 4-2, set new record for regulation wins in a month

Canucks improve to 8-2 in the month of December, Moose and Canucks battle again on Saturday

Nils Aman and the Abbotsford Canucks picked up a 4-2 win over the Manitoba Moose on Friday (Dec. 30). (Manitoba Moose photo)
The stick that Canucks captain Bo Horvat gave to two young fans from Nanaimo has apparently been found and was sent to Abbotsford last night.

Missing Bo Horvat stick found, shipped to Abbotsford on Thursday night

Flair Airlines states that Nanaimo boys’ stick was found in Edmonton, sent to YXX for pickup

The stick that Canucks captain Bo Horvat gave to two young fans from Nanaimo has apparently been found and was sent to Abbotsford last night.
Brothers Linden (left) and Marshall Erwin are now trying to figure out a good day to travel to Vancouver to receive a replacement stick after the one they originally got from Bo Horvat went missing on a Flair Airlines flight from Edmonton.

Vancouver Canucks stickhandle around siblings’ missing hockey souvenir

Flair Airlines lost hockey stick that Bo Horvat gave to Nanaimo siblings, Canucks giving replacement

Brothers Linden (left) and Marshall Erwin are now trying to figure out a good day to travel to Vancouver to receive a replacement stick after the one they originally got from Bo Horvat went missing on a Flair Airlines flight from Edmonton.
Canada Post service in the Fraser Valley and Lower Mainland has been moved from red alert to yellow alert status. (Paul Henderson/Black Press)

Canada Post service moves from red to yellow in Fraser Valley and Lower Mainland

Red alert status had been posted on Dec. 20, yellow status shared on afternoon of Dec. 21

Canada Post service in the Fraser Valley and Lower Mainland has been moved from red alert to yellow alert status. (Paul Henderson/Black Press)
The Abbotsford Canucks posted a 6-3 win over San Jose on Wednesday and continue to play impressive hockey on home ice. (San Jose Barracuda photo)

Abbotsford Canucks sweep San Jose Barracuda after 6-3 win

Canucks have won seven of last eight at Abbotsford Centre, now rank third in Pacific Division

The Abbotsford Canucks posted a 6-3 win over San Jose on Wednesday and continue to play impressive hockey on home ice. (San Jose Barracuda photo)
Tristen Nielsen and the Abbotsford Canucks earned a 6-2 win over the San Jose Barracuda on Tuesday (Dec. 20). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks post dominant 6-2 win over San Jose Barracuda

Canucks power play explodes for two goals as club continues hot play in cold December

Tristen Nielsen and the Abbotsford Canucks earned a 6-2 win over the San Jose Barracuda on Tuesday (Dec. 20). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
A snowstorm has stopped mail service in several regions in B.C. (File photo)

Snowstorm stops mail service in Fraser Valley, Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island

Canada Post issues red alert for several areas in B.C., yellow alert in many other regions

A snowstorm has stopped mail service in several regions in B.C. (File photo)
Nils Hoglander attacks the net against the Edmonton Oilers from a game in 2021. The forward was assigned to the Abbotsford Canucks on Monday (Dec. 19) night. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)

Canucks forward Nils Hoglander assigned to Abbotsford

Second round pick may dress in tonight’s game against the San Jose Barracuda

Nils Hoglander attacks the net against the Edmonton Oilers from a game in 2021. The forward was assigned to the Abbotsford Canucks on Monday (Dec. 19) night. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck)
Mark Village, shown here during his days with the Fraser Valley Mariners FC, has been named the first-ever goalkeepers coach for Vancouver FC. (File photo)

Abbotsford’s Mark Village named goalkeepers coach at Vancouver FC, earns UFV HOF nod

Village joining Vancouver FC coaching staff, named to Cascades Hall of Fame in one afternoon

Mark Village, shown here during his days with the Fraser Valley Mariners FC, has been named the first-ever goalkeepers coach for Vancouver FC. (File photo)
John Stevens and the Abbotsford Canucks posted a 3-2 win over the Henderson Silver Knights on Friday (Dec. 16). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks post 3-2 win over Henderson Silver Knights

Abbotsford has now won seven of their last eight games and rank fourth in the Pacific Division

John Stevens and the Abbotsford Canucks posted a 3-2 win over the Henderson Silver Knights on Friday (Dec. 16). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen is off to a strong start with Visp EHC of the Swiss League. (Visp EHC photo)

Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen off to strong offensive start in Switzerland

Former Vancouver Canucks draft pick has 14 points in seven games for Visp EHC

Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen is off to a strong start with Visp EHC of the Swiss League. (Visp EHC photo)
Will Lockwood and the Abbotsford Canucks earned a 5-4 win over the San Diego Gulls in California on Wednesday (Dec. 14). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks edge San Diego Gulls 5-4

Canucks open up a 4-1 lead in the first period, hang on for one-goal win

Will Lockwood and the Abbotsford Canucks earned a 5-4 win over the San Diego Gulls in California on Wednesday (Dec. 14). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
The Canadian Forces Snowbirds are scheduled to return to the Abbotsford International Airshow from Aug. 11 to 13, 2023. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Canadian Forces Snowbirds scheduled to return to Abbotsford International Airshow in 2023

Tentative schedule sees Snowbirds set to return for annual airshow from Aug. 11 to 13

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds are scheduled to return to the Abbotsford International Airshow from Aug. 11 to 13, 2023. (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford’s Lane Pederson battles after a face-off on Saturday (Dec. 10). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks split weekend with Manitoba Moose

Five-game win streak snapped on Saturday by Manitoba, Canucks now hit the road

Abbotsford’s Lane Pederson battles after a face-off on Saturday (Dec. 10). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
A man died after being struck by a red Dodge Ram truck on Sunday morning (Dec. 11) at Lefeuvre Road in Abbotsford and the driver fled the scene, APD says. /Shane MacKichan Photo

Pedestrian dies in fatal Abbotsford crash with driver still at large

Driver fled the scene after crashing red Dodge Ram truck on Lefeuvre Road

A man died after being struck by a red Dodge Ram truck on Sunday morning (Dec. 11) at Lefeuvre Road in Abbotsford and the driver fled the scene, APD says. /Shane MacKichan Photo