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  1. Airlines rev up to offer discount airfares - but don't be blinded by the price, say expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... 15, it will add Toronto, Vancouver and Kelowna to the cities it already serves - Winnipeg, Hamilton, Edmonton and Abbotsford, B.C. Flair boasts that it offers low fares such as short-haul flights ranging from $49 to $99. But the costs can still add ...

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  2. Grandparents Day Fair - A Huge SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | PR Leap

    Abbotsford, BC - Menno Place residents can't help but grin as they look back on the amazing Grandparents Day Fair that took place on September 9th. Residents invited children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren to play with them in the 1-acre courtyard that is the center of the Menno Place campus.

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  3. Thomas jumps into 3-way tie for lead at Tour Championship read commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | CBC News

    ... Paul Casey at seven-under 133. Adam Hadwin is the only Canadian in the PGA Tour's final event of the season. The Abbotsford, B.C. native's three-under-par 67 moved him up to 18th after two rounds. Jordan Spieth struggled with his long game and only ...

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  4. Chilliwack man faces four years for sexual assaulting boys in the 1980sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... and one count of "indecent assault of a male on a male" (no longer in the criminal code) from the early 1970s in Abbotsford. To those charges he pleaded not guilty, but on May 23 he was found guilty by a judge in Abbotsford provincial court. We ...

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  5. Slice of Life: Sept. 22 to 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... (corner of Ware and Marshall). All are welcome, and refreshments are served. Info: Anneliese at 604-859-0822 Abbotsford Learning Plus presents two classes next week in its fall series. Both sessions run from 10 a.m. to noon at Abbotsford Recreation ...

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    Friday Sep 22 | Prince George Citizen

    ... in Vancouver, was also named to the PSHA. Ogasawara and Pooni replaced former Liberal MLA Ida Chong and former Abbotsford mayor George Peary. Within the B.C.'s health authority system, the PHSA is responsible for coordinating the province's network ...

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  7. Jordan Spieth on track to claim second $10M Fed Ex title read commentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | CBC News

    ... Canadian Adam Hadwin shot a 1-over 71 on Thursday, putting him in a tie for 21st place. The 29-year-old from Abbotsford, B.C. recorded three birdies and four bogeys in the opening round. Stanley is the No. 22 seed. He needs to win and have Spieth ...

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  8. Hedley tour stopping in HalifaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... Benison (drums). Hedley's seventh album, Cageless, is scheduled for release Sept. 29. The tour starts Feb. 5 in Abbotsford, B.C., and criss-crosses the country before ending March 23 in Kelowna, B.C. All dates have two levels of VIP packages ...

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  9. UFV Cascades men fall on home fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    UFVs Tyler Henderson battle for the ball with a Golden Bears opponent during Canada West regular season soccer action in Abbotsford on Friday. The early season struggles continued for the UFV Cascades men's soccer team, as the club dropped a pair of games at home on Friday and Saturday.

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  10. 'It has hurt us emotionally': Young couple moving to B.C. loses everything after U-Haul theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | CTV

    ... company later transferred their belongings into a smaller U-Haul truck, which was stolen overnight Sept. 12, in Abbotsford, B.C. Police say a caller alerted them to the theft, saying one of the trucks his moving company was escorting from Moncton to ...

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  11. Hedley Announces Cross-Canada 'Cageless' TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2017 | 102.9 CKDS-FM

    The Canadian pop-rock band will kick off a 32-city tour on Feb. 5 in Abbotsford, B.C. in support of the new album Cageless . "Performing live is truly what Hedley are all about," singer Jacob Hoggard said, in a release.

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  12. Tory MP Dianne Watts to make bid for BC Liberal leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Globe and Mail

    ... the free-enterprise coalition." Mr. de Jong was first elected to the legislature in 1994, representing an Abbotsford riding. The lawyer and former school trustee has held several cabinet posts including health, attorney-general, finance and labour. ...

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  13. Online database: Check water tests from your child's schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Canada.com

    Westin, a Grade 7 student at Chief Dan George Middle School in Abbotsford, drinks from one of the school's new fountains. Abbotsford school district replaced fixtures and piping as a permanent fix after testing showed elevated lead levels in 36 schools.

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  14. Police looking for fast food restaurant robberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... the previous robberies demanded cash at a Subway on McCallum Road. He made off with a small sum, they say. The Abbotsford Police Department's major crime unit is investigating the series of robberies and believe they were all perpetrated by the same ...

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  15. Fresh from Surrey's Canada Day stage, Hedley launches 'Cageless' tour of countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The band Hedley , whose singer is Surrey-raised Jacob Hoggard, has announced details of a 32-city Canadian tour with Shawn Hook and Neon Dreams. Concert venues in B.C. include Abbotsford Centre , Victoria's Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre , CN Centre in Prince George and Kelowna's Prospera Place .

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  16. New Brunswick couple face tough start to new life in British ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | GlobalNews

    ... company was escorting to the West Coast from Moncton was stolen while parked in a lot just off Highway 1 in Abbotsford, 70 kilometres east of Vancouver. Const. Ian Macdonald says the truck, a white Ford E450 U-Haul cube van, was found empty in ...

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  17. Chef Dez: Making the perfect homemade burger - part 3 of 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... travel host and cookbook author. Visit him at www.chefdez.com or write to him at [email protected] or PO Box 2674, Abbotsford, BC, V2T 6R4 We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for ...

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  18. Destructive armyworms found in Fraser ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... of Vancouver Island," B.C. Ministry of Agriculture entomologist Tracy Hueppelsheuser said just over a month ago. Abbotsford-based Hueppelsheuser was in the Port Alberni area in July talking to farmers and setting pheromone traps on farms to monitor ...

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  19. Langley Mountie saddles up for 750-km, nine-day fundraising bike rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... way for police to interact with kids and for a good cause." In the months leading up to this year's ride, the Abbotsford resident has been training with other members of the tour, as well riding a fair bit on her own. Asked what's the sorest part of ...

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  20. Creme caramel for Christmas dessertRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... ary Instructor & Cookbook Author. Visit him at www.chefdez.com. Write to him at [email protected] or P.O. Box 2674, Abbotsford, BC V2T 6R4 The next "Chef Dez on Cooking" column will appear in approximately two weeks.

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