Phil McLachlan

(left) Jordan Johnson

The Lumberjack King to take centre stage

On March 24, 25 and 26, The Arts Station will proudly present The Curse of the Lumberjack King, a comedy written by Lindsay Vallance.

(left) Jordan Johnson
The Fernie Nordic Ski Team placed second in the last race of the season.

Nordic Ski Team places second in Nelson-Kootenay Cup

The Fernie Nordic Ski Team came second in the Kootenay Cup Race Series, hosted in Nelson on March 4.

The Fernie Nordic Ski Team placed second in the last race of the season.
Multi-talented artist Helen Austin wowed an appreciative audience at The Arts Station with her voice and guitar skills.

Big Little Lions roar at The Arts Station

Award-winning singer/songwriters who make up the band, Big Little Lions, played their hearts out to a full house at The Arts Station.

Multi-talented artist Helen Austin wowed an appreciative audience at The Arts Station with her voice and guitar skills.

Juno-winning East Coast folk artist to play in Fernie

Catherine MacLellan, will be stopping in Fernie on March 23 at The Arts Station.

Two stranded skiers rescued from Lost Boys

Two skiers traveled out of bounds from the Fernie Alpine Resort last Thursday in the Lost Boys area, becoming stranded and requiring help.

The Fernie Legion has voted to approve the sale of a portion of its building to a new distillery opening in Fernie.

Fernie Legion votes to divide building with distillery

The Fernie Legion has voted to approve the sale of a portion of its building to a new distillery opening in Fernie.

The Fernie Legion has voted to approve the sale of a portion of its building to a new distillery opening in Fernie.
Dirtwire will be performing at The Royal on March 18.

Dirtwire bringing southern soul to The Royal

Dirtwire, a southern-states “Swamptronica” band will be bringing their upbeat Electro-world sound to The Royal on Saturday, March 18.

Dirtwire will be performing at The Royal on March 18.
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Fernie Fire Department No. 1 in road rescue

Out of about 13,000 volunteers in B.C., the crew at the Fernie Fire Department have been ranked number one in road rescue.

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Local entertainment group

Circus Acts Insomniacs stun Fernie with acrobatic antics

The Circus Acts Insomniacs caught the attention of Griz Days enthusiasts on the night of March 3.

Local entertainment group
Sandra Barrett welcomed many guests to her studio last Thursday when she displayed her first solo exhibit in the 25 years she has been working as a felt artist.

Winter Lights Exhibit

Sandra Barrett has been felting for 25 years, and put her work on public display for the first time, last Thursday.

Sandra Barrett welcomed many guests to her studio last Thursday when she displayed her first solo exhibit in the 25 years she has been working as a felt artist.
Rich Lauriston and his daughter Aila observe photos on display at the I am Fernie gallery opening

Hundreds of locals attend I Am Fernie opening

For three years, Kyle Hamilton has been photographing the people of Fernie, and recently opened his display of portraits to the public.

Rich Lauriston and his daughter Aila observe photos on display at the I am Fernie gallery opening
All Hands on Jane bassist Tammy Amstutz rocked out at The Northern last Thursday night.

All Hands on Jane

All Hands On Jane, shredded the stage at The Northern on Thursday night.

All Hands on Jane bassist Tammy Amstutz rocked out at The Northern last Thursday night.

Canucks hockey alumni – from skates to skis

Two Vancouver Canucks Alumni share stories about their careers, the sport of hockey, and how it has changed over the years.

The Fernie Ghostriders give one final salute to the crowd

Fernie eliminated from playoffs in stunning OT loss

The Ghostriders lost the Division Semi-Final to the Kimberley Dynamiters, but didn’t go down without a fight.

The Fernie Ghostriders give one final salute to the crowd
The New Groovement (pictured above in Victoria

New Groovement to perform outdoors

The New Groovement will be stopping in Fernie for the first time, on the patio of the Rusty Edge, March 19.

The New Groovement (pictured above in Victoria

February Sparwood council updates

Several matters were addressed on February 20, when Sparwood District Council members met for a regular council meeting.

(above) Ross Janzen is pictured at the bottom of Fernie Alpine Resort

Ross Janzen – The Radiation Man

Ross Janzen has lived as a ski bum for over 20 years, and is recognized by nearly everyone for his vibrant, enthusiastic personality.

(above) Ross Janzen is pictured at the bottom of Fernie Alpine Resort
Brandon Teichgrab and Amelia Hamilton admire ‘Attraction’

The Annex display stuns Fernie

Two mothers unveiled their artwork to the public for the first time on February 23 at The Arts Station.

Brandon Teichgrab and Amelia Hamilton admire ‘Attraction’
The modernized BC Hydro substation currently under construction near downtown Fernie

BC Hydro substation on track for 2018

The B.C. Hydro substation is under construction in Fernie.

The modernized BC Hydro substation currently under construction near downtown Fernie
An SUV drove off Hwy 3 last night near Summit Lake

SUV drives off 100 foot cliff at B.C. Alberta border

An SUV drove off Hwy 3 last night near Summit Lake, plummeting down a 100-foot embankment. The driver suffered minor injuries.

An SUV drove off Hwy 3 last night near Summit Lake