Tyler Olsen

Abbotsford has a COVID-19 rate 10 times higher than Chilliwack

Abbotsford has a COVID-19 rate 10 times higher than Chilliwack

Abbotsford has been much harder hit by COVID-19 than its neighbour to the east

Abbotsford has a COVID-19 rate 10 times higher than Chilliwack
Heavy rain, strong winds may bring power outages and localized flooding to Fraser Valley this week
Heavy rain, strong winds may bring power outages and localized flooding to Fraser Valley this week
60 middle school students in one Abbotsford classroom? It’s true, stunned parent is told

60 middle school students in one Abbotsford classroom? It’s true, stunned parent is told

Parent says she was in disbelief when her son told her he was in a class with 60 other kids

60 middle school students in one Abbotsford classroom? It’s true, stunned parent is told
Abbotsford parents upset as district gets cohort exemption to maximize class sizes at elementary school

Abbotsford parents upset as district gets cohort exemption to maximize class sizes at elementary school

Classes and cohorts shuffled after division eliminated at King Traditional elementary school

Abbotsford parents upset as district gets cohort exemption to maximize class sizes at elementary school
COLUMN: We don’t need an election. But it’s 2020, so we’ll probably get one anyways.

COLUMN: We don’t need an election. But it’s 2020, so we’ll probably get one anyways.

There are only selfish reasons for the NDP to trigger an election this fall

COLUMN: We don’t need an election. But it’s 2020, so we’ll probably get one anyways.
Say ‘Hi’ to the mountains (and rain): The smoke is gone from the Fraser Valley, for now

Say ‘Hi’ to the mountains (and rain): The smoke is gone from the Fraser Valley, for now

Saturday’s Fraser Valley air quality forecast at ‘moderate risk,’ but morning showers leave skies clear

Say ‘Hi’ to the mountains (and rain): The smoke is gone from the Fraser Valley, for now
Machine pistol among 14 firearms seized from Alaska man at B.C. border crossing

Machine pistol among 14 firearms seized from Alaska man at B.C. border crossing

Corey Scott Kettering faces charges of smuggling and prohibited firearm possession

Machine pistol among 14 firearms seized from Alaska man at B.C. border crossing
CHARTS: Beyond Metro Vancouver, COVID-19 cases in B.C. haven’t increased much recently

CHARTS: Beyond Metro Vancouver, COVID-19 cases in B.C. haven’t increased much recently

COVID-19 case counts outside of Metro Vancouver have been level since July

CHARTS: Beyond Metro Vancouver, COVID-19 cases in B.C. haven’t increased much recently
Charges laid in Abbotsford incident that ended with police shooting suspect

Charges laid in Abbotsford incident that ended with police shooting suspect

Man shot by police is expected to survive, officer released from hospital

Charges laid in Abbotsford incident that ended with police shooting suspect
PHOTO: Satellite imagery shows origin of wildfire smoke

PHOTO: Satellite imagery shows origin of wildfire smoke

The smoke has prompted air-quality advisories in many areas.

PHOTO: Satellite imagery shows origin of wildfire smoke
A new driver in Abbotsford was busted by police going 113 km/h in a school zone. Abbotsford Police photo

New driver in Abbotsford caught going 113 km/h in a school zone

Car impounded; driver handed a $483 fine

A new driver in Abbotsford was busted by police going 113 km/h in a school zone. Abbotsford Police photo
Anger and questions after teen in mental health crisis discharged at 3 a.m. from Abbotsford hospital

Anger and questions after teen in mental health crisis discharged at 3 a.m. from Abbotsford hospital

‘Had I not heard the phone ring and woken up at 3 a.m., then what?’

Anger and questions after teen in mental health crisis discharged at 3 a.m. from Abbotsford hospital
UPDATED: Searchers discover body of Abbotsford man missing since Tuesday

UPDATED: Searchers discover body of Abbotsford man missing since Tuesday

Brook Morrison left home to go for a walk Tuesday evening

UPDATED: Searchers discover body of Abbotsford man missing since Tuesday
Can a Fraser Valley company revolutionize the grocery food chain?

Can a Fraser Valley company revolutionize the grocery food chain?

Local companies receive $1 million grant to kickstart direct farm-to-plate website

Can a Fraser Valley company revolutionize the grocery food chain?
Not all parents may be told of COVID cases linked to their children’s school, health officials say

Not all parents may be told of COVID cases linked to their children’s school, health officials say

Focus will be on speaking to those ‘considered likely or potentially exposed to COVID-19’

Not all parents may be told of COVID cases linked to their children’s school, health officials say
Plainclothes Abbotsford police officer deletes cellphone video after drawing gun on innocent man

Plainclothes Abbotsford police officer deletes cellphone video after drawing gun on innocent man

‘They never asked me what I was doing there, strictly came out with guns, threatening to shoot me’

Plainclothes Abbotsford police officer deletes cellphone video after drawing gun on innocent man
Four activists face charges linked to 2019 Abbotsford hog-farm protest

Four activists face charges linked to 2019 Abbotsford hog-farm protest

Mischief and break-and-enter charges laid for incidents on four separate days prior to the protest

Four activists face charges linked to 2019 Abbotsford hog-farm protest
Nearly 60 COVID-19 cases have been tied to a Fraser Valley blueberry plant. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)

59 COVID-19 cases now tied to Abbotsford blueberry packing plant

28 new cases tied to Abbotsford fruit-packing facility

Nearly 60 COVID-19 cases have been tied to a Fraser Valley blueberry plant. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito)
Vandals have damaged swing sets in playgrounds in Abbotsford five times since May. Abbotsford Police photo

Vandals targeting Abbotsford swing sets

Swings in playgrounds around central Abbotsford have been damaged on five occasions

Vandals have damaged swing sets in playgrounds in Abbotsford five times since May. Abbotsford Police photo
Mexican consulate wants answers after ‘assault’ on farmworker by police officers in Abbotsford

Mexican consulate wants answers after ‘assault’ on farmworker by police officers in Abbotsford

Consulate says farmworker injured after being punched & kicked by officer and attacked by police dog

Mexican consulate wants answers after ‘assault’ on farmworker by police officers in Abbotsford