City explores options for Isabella Dicken Elementary

  • Fernie posted Mar 24, 2017 at 3:00 PM

The City of Fernie met with the Ministry of Education on March 14, to discuss the potential expansion of Isabella Dicken Elementary School.

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Province funds 2,600 more teachers

  • Victoria BC updated Mar 24, 2017 at 8:00 PM

Deal with B.C. Teachers' Federation totals $330 million to meet court ruling on classroom resources

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New spaces part of BC Parks overhaul

  • Victoria BC posted Mar 23, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Reservation system changes, additional park rangers start this summer to protect parks and meet demand

Sports

Fernie snowboarder scores boarderstyle win

  • Fernie updated Mar 23, 2017 at 10:06 AM

Racing four at a time, 32 men and 12 women qualified for the Monster Energy Boarderstyle finals.

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Hit and run seriously injures one

  • Elkford posted Mar 23, 2017 at 9:00 AM

On March 17, a small car traveling at high speeds struck a parked truck, incurring life-threatening injuries to the passenger.

News

Local athlete experiences skiers worst nightmare

  • Fernie updated Mar 22, 2017 at 4:17 PM

Fernie local, Caleb Brown, cheated death last Sunday when he survived a deadly 3.0 magnitude avalanche, which carried him 1.4 km.

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After health care bill's withdrawal, elation and anger

  • posted Mar 24, 2017 at 9:29 PM

After health care bill's withdrawal, elation and anger

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