Abbotsford B.C.

Why You Should Spend This Summer In Abbotsford

Christine Blanchette | Posted 05.18.2017 | Canada British Columbia
Christine Blanchette

Summer is a great time to explore B.C., with the many outdoors activities and festivals. While some will make the drive straight to Vancouver, the more enlightened traveler will stop by and visit Abbotsford, which is the largest city in the Fraser Valley. According to Destination B.C., Abbotsford is known as the "City in the Country" for its agricultural, hospitality and outdoors activities.

Fatal B.C. High School Stabbing A 'Random Act': Superintendent

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2016 | Canada British Columbia

"What I can tell you is that he is not a student of this school now.''

Student Dies After Stabbing At B.C. High School

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.02.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Another student was sent to hospital.

Racist Tirade Filmed In B.C. To Be Investigated As Hate Crime

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada

The man who unleashed the tirade was upset about a parking ticket.

Marijuana Was Factor In Deadly B.C. Crash: Police

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 01.10.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The crash happened west of Silver Creek industrial park at around 9 a.m.

Armed Dispute Led To Abbotsford School Lockdowns: Police

CP | Posted 12.04.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The suspects were tracked from a home to Robert Bateman Secondary.

B.C. Officer Cleared In Teen's Crash Death

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 11.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Larabie, 14, died on Dec. 26, 2014.

Cameraman Hit By Bear Spray Outside B.C. Homeless Camp

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 10.22.2015 | Canada British Columbia

"Getting bear sprayed like that when you're just doing your job — that's not cool."

B.C. City Barred From Tearing Down Homeless Camp

CP | Geordon Omand, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.21.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The judge rejected the city's request for a permanent injunction against homeless camping.

No Inquiry Into Teen's Death While In Care: B.C. Premier

CBC | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada British Columbia

Premier Christy Clark said they province is holding a review instead, which is much faster than an inquiry.

Photos of Child Abuse Lead To Abbotsford Pornography Charges

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 09.29.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The suspect was arrested after a three-month investigation.

B.C. Sex Offender's Home Flooded, Vandalized

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 09.28.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Neighbours have rallied twice to protest James Conway's presence in the area.

Off-Duty B.C. Cop May Face Charge In Teen's Death

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.11.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Marcus Larabie, 14, was longboarding when a car collided with him.

U.S. Man Spent Night With B.C. Teen In Hotel: Police

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.10.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Joshua Napoli has been charged with sexual assault against a child, child luring and sexual interference.

'By Golly, That's A Banana': Plant Finally Bears Fruit In B.C.

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 08.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Look at that!

Military Family's Trailer Stolen During Cross-Continent Move

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 08.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The family is in the middle of moving from Georgia to Alaska.

Abbotsford Teens Overdose On GHB At Park

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.22.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The three teens were found vomiting and convulsing, according to police.

Drunk B.C. Trucker Was Hauling Trailer Full Of... What?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Talk about ironic.

These Abbotsford Men Are Danger To Public, Warn Police

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.19.2015 | Canada British Columbia

Police warn that all three men have an extensive criminal history and a lifestyle that includes violence, drugs, and weapons.

RCMP Helicopter, Police Shut Down Massive B.C. Bush Party

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 02.22.2015 | Canada British Columbia

There were no arrests or injuries, but a rear window of an Abbotsford police SUV was smashed by a rock.

B.C. Police Inspector To Donate Kidney To Fellow Officer

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.14.2015 | Canada British Columbia

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. - Forget about a million-dollar jackpot. A British Columbia police detective says he's won the lottery on life after one of his super...

Neighbour Noise Complaints About Your Kids Can Be Easily Handled

Raina Delisle | Posted 03.11.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Raina Delisle

Living below two little kids (who sounded like quintuplets) when I was a university student gave me a soft spot for people who want to live in relative peace and quiet. So when my landlord sent me an email last month kindly asking me if there was anything I could do about my baby's crying, I wasn't miffed. I was, in fact, apologetic and obliging.

Video Catches Midday Brawl In Abbotsford Temple Parking Lot

The Huffington Post B.C. | Rhianna Schmunk | Posted 12.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A video showing a group of young men fighting in broad daylight has raised concern with Abbotsford police, who say the incident may be linked to a str...

B.C. Teen Found Shot Dead In SUV

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.04.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Homicide investigators in B.C. are probing the death of a young man who was found dead in an SUV on Thursday night. UPDATE - 6 p.m.: The victim has...

Abbotsford Stabbing Rampage Injures 4

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.28.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A man suspected of seriously injuring four people in a stabbing rampage in Abbotsford is expected to be charged with assault. Neighbours and passer...