Abbotsford News Staff

Inquest set in death of RCMP’s spokesperson for Robert Dziekanski case

Inquest set in death of RCMP’s spokesperson for Robert Dziekanski case

Former Mountie Pierre Lemaitre died of self-inflicted injuries in Abbotsford in 2013

Inquest set in death of RCMP’s spokesperson for Robert Dziekanski case
Thief locks self in back of van he’s trying to steal in Abbotsford

Thief locks self in back of van he’s trying to steal in Abbotsford

Police were called after neighbours reported van ‘shaking violently’

Thief locks self in back of van he’s trying to steal in Abbotsford
Investigators were on the scene in Abbotsford on Sunday afternoon after an elderly man died when he fell off the back of a truck that had participated in the Canada Day parade. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

B.C. forklift driver fired after racist comments about Canada Day tragedy

Man had laughed online at death of man who fell from back of vehicle at Abbotsford parade

Investigators were on the scene in Abbotsford on Sunday afternoon after an elderly man died when he fell off the back of a truck that had participated in the Canada Day parade. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
UPDATED: B.C. man, 20, dies of injuries in Canada Day shooting

UPDATED: B.C. man, 20, dies of injuries in Canada Day shooting

GoFundMe page identifies victim as Tanner Henderson

UPDATED: B.C. man, 20, dies of injuries in Canada Day shooting
Investigators were on the scene in Abbotsford on Sunday afternoon after an elderly man died when he fell off the back of a truck that had participated in the Canada Day parade. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

B.C. man dies after falling from truck at Canada Day parade

Incident occurred Sunday afternoon in Abbotsford

Investigators were on the scene in Abbotsford on Sunday afternoon after an elderly man died when he fell off the back of a truck that had participated in the Canada Day parade. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
A building used to house dozens of farmworkers in Abbotsford caught fire Thursday morning. Tyler Olsen/Abbotsford News

78 Mexican farmworkers displaced after fire tears through building on B.C. farm

Flames broke out Thursday morning in building that housed up to 80 workers at Abbotsford farm

A building used to house dozens of farmworkers in Abbotsford caught fire Thursday morning. Tyler Olsen/Abbotsford News
The province is providing money to fund community action teams aimed to address the opioid overdose epidemic.                                File photo

Province announces $1.5 million in funding to combat overdose epidemic

Eighteeen B.C. cities get money to increase support for users, and access to harm reduction supplies

The province is providing money to fund community action teams aimed to address the opioid overdose epidemic.                                File photo
Sevenoaks Shopping Centre

Senior randomly stabbed in B.C. mall food court

Woman arrested after victim, 71, suffers serious injuries

Sevenoaks Shopping Centre
Drone delivery of drugs and tobacco intercepted at B.C. prison

Drone delivery of drugs and tobacco intercepted at B.C. prison

Prison staff intercepted $26,500 worth of drone-delivered contraband just before Christmas

Drone delivery of drugs and tobacco intercepted at B.C. prison
UPDATE: Nine-year-old B.C. girl dies after being hit by bus

UPDATE: Nine-year-old B.C. girl dies after being hit by bus

Child struck at crosswalk in Abbotsford

UPDATE: Nine-year-old B.C. girl dies after being hit by bus