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Where’s Santa right now? Track the jolly ol’ man ’till he hits your roof

Santa Claus has already begun his worldwide journey, delivering more than two billion gifts by 8 a.m.

Dreaming of visiting China? Win a trip of a lifetime!

You could win an all-inclusive tour through Beijing, Xi’an, Shanghai and Suzhou next spring valued at $2500!

Survey probes B.C.’s seniors care homes

Privacy, dignity, food quality among questions of Seniors Advocate (with VIDEO)

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          Face of the Valley – Fred Lightfoot

          This week's Face of the Valley is Fred Lightfoot, who fell in love with the Elk Valley upon first sight.

          Face of the Valley – Mark Brown

          Mark Brown has been the face of the Fernie Meat Market since he took it over from his father.

          Face of the Valley – Terry Hume

          This week's Face of the Valley is Terry Hume, who moved to Sparwood in 1973.

          Senior home survey seeks volunteers

          Volunteers to ask seniors about staff, food, privacy, medications and other conditions in residential care

          • Aug 26th, 2016

          Faces of the Valley – Jim Johnson

          This week's Faces of the Valley is about Jim Johnson, who returned home to Fernie in 2006.

          • Aug 25th, 2016

          Faces of the Valley – Rose Watson

          This week's Face of the Valley is Rose Watson, who has lived in Fernie for 62 years.

          Faces of the Valley – Jimmy Vallance

          This week's Face of the Valley is Jimmy Vallance, who has been living in Fernie since the late 1960s.

          Collector program expanding to ‘muscle cars’

          Collector plates will be available next year for modified as well as stock cars made between 1958 and 1974

          Faces of the Valley – Jody Krienke

          This week's Faces of the Valley focuses on Jody Krienke, who after travelling the world is making roots in Fernie.

          B.C. DAY TRIVIA QUIZ: How much do you know about British Columbia?

          B.C. Day, on Monday, Aug. 1, is an opportunity to celebrate this spectacular province. See how well you know British Columbia.

          Face of the Valley – Patti Cameron

          This week's Face of the Valley focuses on Patti Cameron and her efforts to help people wherever possible.

          Provincial campsite rush mostly B.C. residents

          Few BC Parks bookings going to commercial operators, solution is more campsite spaces, Environment Minister Mary Polak says

          Video links grow as rural health care shrinks

          Small communities have more than 400 doctor vacancies, with 'telehealth' and visiting specialists filling gaps

          CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

          In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

          Death doula hopes to start a conversation

          Shannon Takacs is hoping her life experience will enable her to help people who are facing the end of their lives by being a death doula.

          Child care spaces funded for 30 BC communities

          1,800 new spaces in 30 communities to start construction this fall, minister Stephanie Cadieux says

          Ex-Fernie resident wins top journalism award

          Patti Sonntag has ventured far from her Fernie roots, but has not forgotten them.