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Part of the Xi'an Wall

Sensational Xi’an!

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Part of the Xi'an Wall
UPDATE: Man falls to his death at Surrey construction site

UPDATE: Man falls to his death at Surrey construction site

Surrey RCMP, the Coroners Service and WorkSafe are investigation

UPDATE: Man falls to his death at Surrey construction site
Singer Mark Donnelly – well-known for his anthem-singing – belts out O Canada during South Surrey-White Rock Softball Association’s drizzly opening-day ceremonies Saturday at Sunnyside Park.

SLIDESHOW: Softball season hits the field

Members of South Surrey-White Rock Minor Softball Association gathered at Sunnyside Park Saturday to ring in the new ball season.

Singer Mark Donnelly – well-known for his anthem-singing – belts out O Canada during South Surrey-White Rock Softball Association’s drizzly opening-day ceremonies Saturday at Sunnyside Park.
Cindy Keith in China.

From Vernon to the Great Wall

Contest winner Cindy Keith is sharing China through eyes while on a once-in-a-lifetime all-inclusive trip

Cindy Keith in China.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.

HADWIN WATCH: Abbotsford golfer makes Masters cut

Adam Hadwin made the cut at The Masters on his first appearance at the tournament thanks to a two-over second round.

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.
Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.

UPDATE: Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide

A mudslide in Sunnybrae has sent two people to hospital with injuries.

Two homes destroyed in Sunnybrae mudslide.
Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.

HADWIN WATCH: Hadwin at +2 through nine holes on Masters Day 2

An early birdie and a solid first nine holes has Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin comfortably above the projected cut

Abbotsford's Adam Hadwin is +2 after nine holes on day one of the Masters.
Police seized this replica airsoft gun and two airsoft handguns Tuesday night from three teens.

Teens playing with replica guns encounter ‘overwhelming’ police response in Abbotsford

Police issue warning about the dangers of playing with replica guns in public after seizing three airsoft guns Tuesday following 9-1-1 call.

Police seized this replica airsoft gun and two airsoft handguns Tuesday night from three teens.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge

Hundreds to mark 100th anniversary of Vimy Ridge

Community invited to Cloverdale ceremony on Sunday, April 9, to mark Vimy’s centennial.

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the battle of Vimy Ridge
Fashionista Hair & Nail Salon owner/operator Michelle Birt at the renovated South Surrey salon

Fresh start for South Surrey salon

South Surrey hair and nail salon Fashionista reopened in The Shops at High Street on March 28

Fashionista Hair & Nail Salon owner/operator Michelle Birt at the renovated South Surrey salon
Surrey RCMP respond to reports of a stabbing in Cloverdale Sunday morning.

UPDATE: Manslaughter charge for fatal stabbing in Cloverdale

Surrey RCMP say the stabbing happened as a result of an altercation between two individuals who were known to each other.

Surrey RCMP respond to reports of a stabbing in Cloverdale Sunday morning.
Affected are in South Surrey as of 3:55 p.m.

South Surrey loses power

BC Hydro is investigating the cause of a power outage in South Surrey affecting 2,295 customers Wednesday afternoon.

Affected are in South Surrey as of 3:55 p.m.
Surrey Fire Service's Hazmat (Hazardous Materials) response team suits up outside the Surrey Tax Centre to deal with a suspicious package.

UPDATE: White powder at Surrey Tax Centre harmless

Police and Hazmat teams were called out to building at 97 Avenue and King George Boulevard after suspicious white powder.

Surrey Fire Service's Hazmat (Hazardous Materials) response team suits up outside the Surrey Tax Centre to deal with a suspicious package.
Morgan Dyke

Bronze finish for Peninsula cadet

Morgan Dyke has some new hardware, following this month's National Biathlon Championships in Quebec

Morgan Dyke
The Offspring and Sublime with Rome are coming to Abbotsford this summer.

The Offspring and Sublime with Rome coming to Abbotsford; tickets on sale this week

Pair of legendary punk bands to perform in Abbotsford Centre this summer; tickets go on sale this week

The Offspring and Sublime with Rome are coming to Abbotsford this summer.
Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.

VIDEO: Stick it to Cancer at UBC on March 18

The Delta Kappa Epsilon Phi Alpha Fraternity is hosting their annual ‘Scott Trapp’ Stick it to Cancer Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament

Over 32 teams are expected to come out for the 2017 tournament.
Former Abbotsford mayor George Ferguson is shown here on his farm in 2009.

Legendary former mayor George Ferguson dies at age 91

Ferguson hailed as 'Prince of a Man' who led Abbotsford for more than three decades.

Former Abbotsford mayor George Ferguson is shown here on his farm in 2009.
Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.

Giants return from Portland with just a single point

Vancouver hockey club can't build off dramatic late-game rally the night before

Vancouver Giants forward Jack Flaman had a goal and an assist in his team's 5-4 overtime loss to the Portland Winterhawks on March 3 in Portland. The Winterhawks followed that up with a 3-0 win over Vancouver the next night as well.
The Vancouver Giants will wear special Don Cherry jerseys for their home game on March 14 as part of the Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night.

Giants to wear special ‘Don Cherry’ jerseys

March 14 game at Langley Events Centre is part of Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night

The Vancouver Giants will wear special Don Cherry jerseys for their home game on March 14 as part of the Kidney Foundation of Canada for Don Cherry Night.
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