Kimberley Vlasic

Sushi, sake and silk kimono

“The Kimono of Ichimaru” opening night at Fernie Museum attracts sellout crowd

New society to spearhead ramp building project in Fernie

Gracie Lou Foundation launches to make Fernie more inclusive; ramp building event slated for June 22

Elk Valley Bulls RFC reclaim Kootenay Cup

Elk Valley beats Cranbrook 7-5 to win Kootenay Cup; team off to provincials in September

GALLERY: Week-long Coal Miner Days a huge success

Skate jam set to become a permanent fixture of Coal Miner Days; other events well attended

Fernie seniors centre volunteers honoured

Jim and Alice Booth are the 2019 recipients of the George S. Majic Spiritus Award

Strong community opposition to Sparwood temporary worker camp

Residents raise concerns about proposed camp at public hearing; District to make decision on June 18

Volunteers needed for grizzly bear research in southeast B.C.

South Rockies Grizzly Bear Project tracks grizzly bear populations in southeastern British Columbia

Mountain biker rescued in Fernie

Fernie Search and Rescue responds to injured mountain biker on Lazy Lizard trail

Elk Valley polluters fined $24,000

Province fines Teck Coal and Mark Spittael for environmental offences in Elkford

Package-free pop-up store launches in Fernie

Stocked Co. joins Fernie waste-free movement; offers community compositing, package-free options

Elk Valley mine rescue teams shine at provincials

Line Creek named B.C.’s best overall surface team, qualifies for national western region competition

GALLERY: Snow Valley Slam returns to Fernie

Avalanche City Roller Girls annihilate opponents in action-packed roller derby tourney

Sparwood dad looks to U.S. after cancer treatments prove unsuccessful in B.C.

CAR T-cell therapy last hope for Barry Marchi; June 21 fundraiser to help cover costs

Carter group takes the wheel of Fernie dealership

New owners shift focus to fleet business after upgrading technology, doubling staff

Elkford wins national award for work with Latin American communities

Colombian and Peruvian municipalities benefit from District of Elkford’s expertise

District of Elkford CAO resigns

Curtis Helgesen will start at the Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako in Burns Lake on July 1

Fernie Mountain Bike Club hosts annual Spring Bike Blitz

Revamped event celebrates mountain biking with activities, competitions and information stalls

Public hearing scheduled for Sparwood worker camp

District of Sparwood considers temporary use permit for 114-bed camp at 8000 Highway 43

Author’s special connection to Fernie

Marina Endicott hosts reading, Q&A at Fernie Heritage Library

GALLERY: Elk Valley Bulls to host Kootenay Cup decider June 8

June 8 match to decide which team heads to the Saratoga Cup in Penticton in September