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Friday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

Slice of Life: Aug. 29 - Sept. 5

Abbotsford Community Library holds a "Kept in Stitches" program on Saturday, Aug. 30 from 1 to 3 p.m. Whether you crochet, knit or are handy with any kind of needlework, head to the library with your project.

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Friday | The Abbotsford News

As students prepare for classes, Abbotsford UFV still running over capacity

As the University of the Fraser Valley celebrates its 40th year since its beginnings as Fraser Valley College in 1974, the institution is once again bursting with students.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Abbotsford News

BCLC backs down after demanding Abbotsford woman return part of slot jackpot winnings

A woman who won a large jackpot at the Abbotsford gaming centre on Aug. 12 was ordered two days later to return more than $3,000 that the casino overpaid her.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

What's On Chilliwack

Summer is coming to a close, but you still have a chance to drop into Branch #4 of the Royal Canadian Legion to socialize and partake in some goodies at the Ladies Auxiliary cake walk on Aug. 29 at 3 p.m. For more information call the branch at 604-792-2337.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Photography, Arts, Life, Hobbies, Crafts

The Abbotsford News

Security cameras quell tensions in Abbotsford neighbourhood

Abbotsford Police Const. Ian MacDonald said since the cameras were put up on Aug. 14 , an ongoing conflict between two groups of young men has been curbed.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Langley Advance

Cooking in Langley by Chef Dez: How to choose the perfect wok

Woks offer fast and easy alternatives for nutritious family meals - especially if you have the right wok for your needs.

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The Chronicle-Journal

Let us renounce this distinction

WHEN Thunder Bay earned the dubious title of Canada's murder capital in 2010, there were five homicides resulting in a murder rate of 4.2 per 100,000 population.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Abbotsford News

Community foundation growing in Abbotsford

Community foundations across the country are working collaboratively to target not only at areas in need of funding but entire systemic issues as well, according to Ian Bird, president of Community Foundations of Canada .

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Winner of $100,000 prize fulfills promise

Four years after Abbotsford residents helped win her $100,000 to attend medical school, Maggi Gyuricska is getting used to answering to a slightly different name.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Surrey Leader

Surrey Six trial scheduled for Jamie Bacon

The trial for Red Scorpions gang member Jamie Bacon, accused of murder in the Surrey Six slayings, has been set for May 4 in B.C. Supreme Court in Vancouver.

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The Abbotsford News

Abbotsford SPCA seeks donations, home for amputee dog with deformed leg

The SPCA is asking for donations to help pay for the cost to fix one of Stanley's deformed legs.

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Canadian Business Magazine

Cascade Aerospace's striking workers vote in favour of 4-yr pact, return Monday

Unionized workers at Cascade Aerospace will return to work on Monday after voting to accept a new four-year contract that contains wage increases and improved job security clauses, among other things.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Abbotsford News

Thistle infestation closes Abbotsford dog park

The off-leash dog area of Gladwin Park has been temporarily closed due to a thistle infestation that can harm people and animals.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Abbotsford News

Two women robbed Monday night in Mill Lake Park

Two women, including one in her 80s, were robbed in Mill Lake Park in Abbotsford on Monday night by two men believed to be carrying handguns.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Canada.com

Man in his 30s found dead this morning at Abbotsford business

Fifty years ago, on Aug. 22, 1964, the Fab Four rocked the city when they came to town to play Empire Stadium in their first Canadian concert.

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Lake Cowichan Gazette

Man found dead at business in Abbotsford

The Abbotsford Police Department and the BC Coroners Service are investigating the cause of death of a man whose body was found Saturday morning at a business on Peardonville Road.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

The Abbotsford News

Woman sentenced to three years in drug-smuggling case

She was due to be sentenced on Aug. 1, the same day that her boyfriend Ryan Lambert received a two-year sentence for the same offence, but she failed to show up in court and a warrant was issued for her arrest.

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Central Kitsap Reporter

Our friendly neighbors to the north

With all of the wonders available in the Pacific Northwest Region of the U.S., many of us here in Washington state either take for granted or tend to forget about our international neighbor to the north.

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The Abbotsford News

Positive returns during first hours of First Nation fishery

Commercial and First Nations fishers have begun catching sockeye on the Fraser this week, and the salmon are already making their way onto local dinner plates.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

The Abbotsford News

Pot activist Tim Felger gets oral hearing in Supreme Court of Canada

After having previously been acquitted of drug charges in Abbotsford, pot activist Tim Felger doesn't think he should have to undergo a new trial.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Canada

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