Alina Konevski

Teachers head to Africa with Run for Water

A group of teachers from Abbotsford, Chilliwack, and Agassiz are heading to Ethiopia this Friday.

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.

Nurses face dozens of incidents of violence in hospitals

Chair of nurses' union Linda Pipe is increasingly concerned by the levels of violence at Abbotsford Regional Hospital and Mission Memorial

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.

Gaetz re-elected to chair FVRD board

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

  • Dec 19, 2013

Fraser Valley sets ‘zero waste’ goal

Regional district commits to aggressive waste diversion target.

  • Dec 16, 2013

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

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

  • Dec 13, 2013

FVRD disputes clean air claim

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

  • Dec 10, 2013

Waste-to-energy unites UFV and FVRD

Fraser Valley Regional District looks to partner with University of the Fraser Valley on incinerator work.

  • Dec 6, 2013

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.

  • Dec 5, 2013

Career fair draws thousands of visitors

Abbotsford's annual Education and Career Fair sees 2,500–3,000 visitors from all over the Fraser Valley.

  • Dec 3, 2013

Golden retriever gets UFV students to Paws for a Break

A University of the Fraser Valley counsellor has brought the therapeutic benefits of a loving dog to the university's stressed students.

  • Nov 27, 2013

Aggressive dogs to be controlled in FVRD

Residents in some Fraser Valley Regional District areas may soon have somewhere to call when reporting aggressive dogs.

  • Nov 1, 2013

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.

  • Oct 24, 2013

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.

  • Oct 10, 2013

No jail time for driver responsible for two fatalities

Steven Lineker, whose inattentive driving led to two fatalities in Mission, will not serve jail time.

  • Oct 4, 2013

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.

  • Oct 2, 2013

Cirque Musica heads to Abbotsford for tour’s only Canadian stop

Cirque Musica, an energetic circus-and-orchestra show, will be in Abbotsford on Oct. 5, 2013.

  • Sep 30, 2013

Community celebrates life of Lilee-Jean

Abbotsford Pentecostal was packed on Saturday as people came to celebrate the all-too-brief life of Lilee-Jean Putt.

  • Sep 30, 2013

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.

  • Sep 26, 2013