Highlights / Abbotsford

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Oil again flowing through Trans Mountain pipeline following B.C. oil spill

Crude oil is flowing again through the pipeline that carries about 300,000 barrels a day from Alberta to Canada’s West Coast, following an oil spill near the city of Abbotsford in eastern British Columbia late Friday night. The crown-owned Trans »

Society

Knife attack kills student, injures another

One student died and another is in hospital after they were stabbed at a high school in the western city of Abbotsford, British Columbia yesterday afternoon. The suspected attacker is not from the school and was likely not known to »

Environment & Animal Life, Immigration & Refugees, Indigenous, Politics, Society

B.C. Supreme Court delivers a life-altering victory for homeless people

Homeless people in Canada won a major legal victory on Wednesday, a decision that maybe–just maybe–will make them a whole lot less invisible, a whole lot less the objects of scorn by so many. Citing Canada’s Charter of Rights and »