Phil McLachlan

Steve Nash Program a success in Fernie

Basketball program unites five communities on one court

Fernie man discovers hand grenade in backyard

An Explosive Disposal Unit (EDU) was called in from Victoria to disarm and dispose of the weapon.

British Columbian students head to the polls

In a student vote mock election, the BC NDP’s garnered 60 seats, the Greens took 14, the Liberals 12.

FKB set out on first North American tour

Will play at The Northern on May 19.

MADD expands to Fernie, Sparwood

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) have established a new chapter in Fernie…

The Denim Daddies: Alberta boys with a dream

Born and raised on the dirt plains of Alberta, the country genre…

RDEK asks public to obey voluntary no-wake ban

Tie Lake Dam infrastructure at risk due to rising water levels

Woodhawk to soar into The Northern

Calgary Psychedelic-Rock group, Woodhawk, step into the spotlight tomorrow night at The Northern.

Severe thunderstorm watch for East Kootenay

A large thunderstorm front is predicted to reach the Elk Valley by the late afternoon.

Tenise Marie soon to entertain Infinitea

Bob Dylan inspired singer-songwriter will be stepping into the Infinitea limelight on May 12, 8 p.m.

BC Liberals take Kootenay-East by 27 per cent

Tom Shypitka takes 9114 votes, 4335 more than Randal Macnair

IDES hosts Spring Tea, an age-old tradition

For over 40 years, grade six students at Isabella Dicken Elementary School…

Eamon McGrath on a trip around the globe

McGrath will be sharing his stories on May 12 at The Northern Bar and Stage.

Fernie Adaptive Ski Program receives $1000

Grace Brulotte (centre) accepts a cheque for $1000 on behalf of the…

Fire department encourages community wildfire plan

Saturday May 6, the Fernie Fire Department will be hosting an open house from 2-4 p.m.

Canada remembers workers ultimate sacrifice

Memorial Wall unveiled in Sparwood on National Day of Mourning

Annual Rod and Gun Banquet attracts 900

Over 900 hunting and fishing enthusiasts gathered at the Fernie Memorial Arena…

Fernie Chamber brings special guest for AGM

On Thursday, April 20, the Fernie Chamber of Commerce held their annual…

Island Lake Lodge to host Untamed Kootenays Culinary Event

Two award-winning chefs will be spending the weekend cooking at Island Lake Lodge, June 16-18.

58 years into her life, Marsha Bradcoe found herself

Bradcoe has lived in Elkford for the past 40 years, and five years ago, came out as transgender.