Ezra Black

Southeast Fire Centre bans campfires

Fire danger rating high to extreme throughout the region.

Kenny Hess is coming home

In a brazen act of rural-Canadian teenage rebellion, country music icon Kenny…

Sympathy for moose

We’ve been covering the story of the orphaned moose calves whose mother…

Tandoor and Grill, an Indian restaurant with a twist

Indo-Oriental-Western food is hard to find in Fernie, except at the Tandoor…

Fernie gets high marks for trails, culture and safety in Citizen Satisfaction Survey

Citizens want more parking, better road maintenance

Volunteers repaint vandalized rainbow crosswalks

Fernie Mayor Mary Giuliano is praising dozens of volunteers who repainted vandalized…

Jaffray lumber mill lays off workers in the face of softwood lumber bills

A local forestry company is cutting production as the United States prepares…

Calgarian nabs first chair as summer starts at FAR

Trevor Beblow was first in line at Fernie Alpine Resort’s Timber Chair…

Politicians clash on Site hydroelectric project

Kootenay East MLA Tom Shypitka is speaking out against reviewing the Site…

Efforts underway to save orphaned baby moose

Last week, a cow moose with two calves was killed by a…

57 bikers try their luck in grueling Lucky 7’s race

Over seven hours, seven sets of winners were crowned in seven categories…

Mother of slain toddler gives statement at triple-murder sentencing

Derek Saretzky will receive an automatic life sentence in the killing of three people in 2015

Rafting down the Elk for a good cause

On June 21, a number of residents participated in the annual Fernie…

Armed with dandelions, residents make anti-herbicide plea to council

Backed by a handful of supporters and a bouquet of dandelions, Ayla…

Sparwood composer to master all 32 of Beethoven’s sonatas

In honour of what would have been his 250th birthday, a Sparwood…

Report finds Fernie’s long-term vacancy rate is relatively stable

Despite an increasing number of short term rentals, Fernie’s long-term rental vacancy…

Fernie Red Cross needs help

Opening hours at the Fernie Red Cross are being reduced because of…

Local archivist delves into the Coal Creek disaster

115th anniversary of the deadly tragedy

It’s time for a functioning government

The other day I was covering BC NDP leader John Horgan’s visit…

Paralympian speaks at local high schools

Josh Dueck shares his story with local youth and shows off his gold and silver medals