Bryn Catton

Sydney and Taylor Salvador are set to open The Chopstick Truck for the summer.

Chopstick Truck rolling into the spring season

The Chopstick Truck re-opened on Apr. 13 for the summer season

Sydney and Taylor Salvador are set to open The Chopstick Truck for the summer.
Work began at the Fernie Legion over the weekend to remove the awning from the front of the building.

Fernie Legion undergoes renovations

On Apr. 9 the Fernie Legion removed the awning from their main entrance.

Work began at the Fernie Legion over the weekend to remove the awning from the front of the building.
Information for infographic retrieved from Community Voter Challenge 2011 vs 2015 Analysis

Fernie finishes fifth in election voter challenge

Fernie has finished fifth overall in the voter challenge for the Kootenay area riding's that participated.

Information for infographic retrieved from Community Voter Challenge 2011 vs 2015 Analysis
Cara Luft and JD Edwards make up The Small Glories. They are set to play at the Arts Station on Apr. 13.

Musical duo, The Small Glories, set to perform at the Arts Station

On Apr. 13 The Small Glories will be at the Arts Station at 8 p.m. This duo is touring to promote their new album Wondrous Traveler

Cara Luft and JD Edwards make up The Small Glories. They are set to play at the Arts Station on Apr. 13.
Elkford’s Bernie Van Tighem will participate in the 2016 Firefighter Stairclimb Challenge on May 1 in Calgary.

Elkford firefighter to particpate in stair climb

Firefighters will climb 1204 steps, in efforts to raise awareness and support for firefighters and all citizens living with cancer on May 1.

Elkford’s Bernie Van Tighem will participate in the 2016 Firefighter Stairclimb Challenge on May 1 in Calgary.
The Coca Cola Slope Soaker is just one of many events to celebrate another successful winter season at Fernie Apline Resort this weekend.

Farewell to winter at Fernie Alpine Resort

Fernie Alpine Resort (FAR) will be hosting the Fernival, the Powder, Pedal, Paddle and the Slope Soaker to celebrate another season.

The Coca Cola Slope Soaker is just one of many events to celebrate another successful winter season at Fernie Apline Resort this weekend.

District of Sparwood to vote on motorized vehicle restrictions

District of Sparwood Council has now had the first three readings of Bylaw 1182

Win this van! Competitors in the Fernie 4 Film Fest have the chance to win this van and $4

Fernie 4 film festival

The Fernie 4 is a competitive film festival that features eight teams of pro skiers who spend four days creating a four-minute ski video.

Win this van! Competitors in the Fernie 4 Film Fest have the chance to win this van and $4
Local figure skaters Alexandra Stephenson and Hunter Bezak both brought home medals from the 2016 Chinook Open Invitational

Elk Valley figure skaters win medals at competition

Two Elk Valley figure skaters brought homes medals from the 2016 Chinook Open Invitational

Local figure skaters Alexandra Stephenson and Hunter Bezak both brought home medals from the 2016 Chinook Open Invitational

RCMP respond to report of stolen Fentanyl

On Mar. 28, the Elk Valley RCMP received a report of theft from a local pharmacy in Fernie, B.C.

Fernie golf club swings into another season

The Fernie Golf and Country Club is teeing up for another great year. The 18-hole championship golf course has its driving range open.

Sam Campisi

Dart team aiming for success at championships

From Apr. 1 to 3, two Legion men’s dart teams will be shooting for success at the 2016 BC/Yukon Command Darts Playdown.

Sam Campisi

Fishing ban in effect for local areas

A fishing ban for Region 4 will come into effect from Apr. 1 to June 14 with some exceptions.

Grace Brulotte with her award for Administrator of the Year for her work with FIRE.

FIRE founder Grace Brulotte receives national award

Fernie Inspire the Race to Empower adaptive ski program enables individuals with differing abilities to enjoy snow sports.

Grace Brulotte with her award for Administrator of the Year for her work with FIRE.
Bears have been venturing more and more into city limits

Bear encounter reported in the Airport area.

Early in the morning on Mar. 23, Sasha Potter reportedly encountered a small black bear on the bridge near the Airport subdivision.

Bears have been venturing more and more into city limits

Female in fatal fall at FAR identified

The BC Coroners Service has identified the female snowboarder who died while snowboarding at Fernie Alpine Resort (FAR) on Mar. 20.

Artist Vanessa Croome’s exhibit

Vanessa Croome featured at the Arts Station

Elk Valley local Vanessa Croome will have her work on display at The Arts Station for their next exhibit Set in Motion.

Artist Vanessa Croome’s exhibit

Local group to initiate apple pick program

A group of local residents has decided to make a more active way of collecting apples this fall.

Local chef

Making ice cream with the lemons he was given

Dan Worth appeared on an episode of Chopped Canada and while he may not have won he has made the best of his experience.

Local chef
Archer Dwight Vanderveen brought home a gold and silver medal from the BC Winter Games this year.

Local archer wins gold at Winter Games

Dwight Vanderveen won a gold and silver medal for archery in the BC Winter Games.

Archer Dwight Vanderveen brought home a gold and silver medal from the BC Winter Games this year.