Patrick Penner

Rain is in the forecast for most of next week. (The News files)

Fraser Valley forecast: Week of rain and showers ahead

Every day except Wednesday will be wet

Rain is in the forecast for most of next week. (The News files)
Google Maps screenshot taken at 7:30 a.m.

TRAFFIC: Heavy traffic on westbound Highway 1 lanes from early morning crash

Langley crash site cleared but congestion remains

Google Maps screenshot taken at 7:30 a.m.
Image courtesy of Fraser Valley Symphony.

Fraser Valley Symphony seeking new musicians ahead of 38th season

Trumpet, trombone, bassoon, tuba, string players wanted

Image courtesy of Fraser Valley Symphony.
Environment Canada is calling for a high of 15 degrees by next weekend. (File photo)

Fraser Valley forecast: Sunny for most of next week

Temperature will reach high of 15 degrees Celsius by weekend

Environment Canada is calling for a high of 15 degrees by next weekend. (File photo)
It was the third highest sales for the month on record, but the sales numbers have cooled while new listings have shot up. THE CANADIAN PRESS Jonathan Hayward

New listings offer ‘glimmer of hope’ after long supply shortage, Fraser Valley Real Estate Board says

67% increase since December a relief after months of decreasing housing supply

It was the third highest sales for the month on record, but the sales numbers have cooled while new listings have shot up. THE CANADIAN PRESS Jonathan Hayward
(Black Press Media files)

Environment Canada: Incoming snowfall for Lower Mainland

Up to 10 cm of snow expected in Fraser Valley

(Black Press Media files)
The entrance to Cascade Falls Regional Park has been cordoned off with police tape. Patrick Penner / Mission Record

UPDATE: IHIT investigating suspicious death at Cascade Falls Regional Park near Mission

Body discovered outside on property near park entrance on Feb. 1

The entrance to Cascade Falls Regional Park has been cordoned off with police tape. Patrick Penner / Mission Record
Mix of rain and snow expected through most of the week, according to Environment Canada. (Pixabay)
Mix of rain and snow expected through most of the week, according to Environment Canada. (Pixabay)
The site of the crash, according to DriveBC. Google Maps image.

UPDATE: Highway 1 re-opened between Chilliwack and Hope

Closure near north end Herrling Island; no estimated time of re-opening yet

The site of the crash, according to DriveBC. Google Maps image.
30 to 50 millimetres is expected before evening when the system will taper off into a few showers. (Black Press files)

Rainfall warning issued for Metro Vancouver, Fraser Valley

50 to 70 mm expected to fall today, Jan. 30

30 to 50 millimetres is expected before evening when the system will taper off into a few showers. (Black Press files)
The snow is expected to intensify later in the afternoon as the air mass cools with the incoming system. (Black Press Media files)

Snowfall warning in effect for Coquihalla Highway from Hope to Merritt

Nearly 20 centimetres expected from late afternoon through Monday morning

The snow is expected to intensify later in the afternoon as the air mass cools with the incoming system. (Black Press Media files)
The baby girl was born six pounds and six ounces, and was named Liliana. Facebook photo.

Mission firefighters help deliver Stave Falls baby who wouldn’t wait for ambulance

Baby born in mom’s bedroom approximately 30 minutes after Station 2 received the call

The baby girl was born six pounds and six ounces, and was named Liliana. Facebook photo.
Simranpreet Anand’s “Scorched textiles.”

New exhibitions coming to The Reach Gallery in Abbotsford

Featuring Deb Silver, Simranpreet Anand, Dona Park, Emilie Kvist, Cassidy Luteijn, Marilyn Farquar

Simranpreet Anand’s “Scorched textiles.”
Image of the 2003 Mazda Protégé after its engine blew following the police stop. Image courtesy of Abbotsford Police.

20-year-old drives over 200 km/h on highway in Abbotsford, blows engine, gets mom’s car impounded

N driver given $788 in tickets, said he just ‘wanted to see how fast the car could go,’ police say

Image of the 2003 Mazda Protégé after its engine blew following the police stop. Image courtesy of Abbotsford Police.
Thursday, Jan. 27, will see the last bit of sun before rains starts on Friday. (Courtesy Photo / Denise Carroll)

Fraser Valley forecast: Mix of sun and clouds for most of week, rain arrives by weekend

Valley will see a bit of sunshine from Monday to Thursday

Thursday, Jan. 27, will see the last bit of sun before rains starts on Friday. (Courtesy Photo / Denise Carroll)
The Mission Correctional Institution in Mission, B.C. is pictured Tuesday, April 14, 2020.  THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward.

19 Mission Institution staff test positive for COVID-19

No inmates have tested positive, says Correctional Service Canada

The Mission Correctional Institution in Mission, B.C. is pictured Tuesday, April 14, 2020.  THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward.
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Mission senior animal shelter ‘astounded’ by nearly $40,000 received from #BettyWhiteChallenge

Well over 800 donors and counting have given the non-profit a big boost following Betty White’s death

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The semi-truck crashed onto the concrete meridian by Immel Street and Old Clayburn Road just before noon, and the suspect fled to allegedly try and steal another vehicle, police said. Photo courtesy of Abbotsford Police.

Man arrested after allegedly stealing semi-truck, driving erratically across Abbotsford, crashing

Two citizens wrestled suspect to stop alleged theft of another vehicle after crash, police say

The semi-truck crashed onto the concrete meridian by Immel Street and Old Clayburn Road just before noon, and the suspect fled to allegedly try and steal another vehicle, police said. Photo courtesy of Abbotsford Police.
Environment Canada’s seven-day weather forecast has rain and showers setting in until Friday. Patrick Davies photo.

Fraser Valley forecast: Rain, showers for most of week, a bit of sun by weekend

Mix of sun and clouds to arrive of Friday; Saturday high temperature of plus nine degrees Celsius

Environment Canada’s seven-day weather forecast has rain and showers setting in until Friday. Patrick Davies photo.
An image of some the damage to the second floor ceiling of the TRIM building. Submitted photo.

COVID testing centre at Mission Memorial Hospital closed due to extensive flooding damage

Burst pipe at The Residence in Mission caused portion of 2nd floor ceiling to collapse on Jan. 2

An image of some the damage to the second floor ceiling of the TRIM building. Submitted photo.