City provides funding to Wam Bam

!The 2015 Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam.  - L. Scheitel
  • posted Aug 31, 2016 at 10:00 AM

This year’s Wam Bam competition is back, with a little help from the City of Fernie.


B.C. Downhill Cup finishes in Fernie

  • posted Aug 31, 2016 at 10:00 AM

Approximately 150 racers came out to see who had the fastest descending time in the Fernie B.C. Cup Finals on Aug. 28.


Another 'fix-it' fund as B.C. schools reopen

  • posted Aug 31, 2016 at 10:00 AM

School districts can resubmit projects for latest $20 million fund, says Education Minister Mike Bernier


BC VIEWS: The roots of our ‘homeless’ crisis

  • posted Aug 31, 2016 at 9:00 AM

It's an epidemic of 'mental health and addictions,' says housing minister Rich Coleman, not just bad behaviour in a welfare state


Wildlife Habitat Prescribed Burns set for East Kootenays this week

  • updated Aug 31, 2016 at 8:00 AM

Prescribed burns are planned for the East Kootenays this week, assuming the weather forecast holds.

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