Phil McLachlan

$1000 reward for conviction in illegal trapping case

Traps cause unnecessary suffering and should be abolished, says animal rights group

Veteran golfer reflects on club anniversary

With a spring in his step, Patsy Caravetta hops up the steps…

Elk Valley RCMP save local man’s life

An Elk Valley man has RCMP to thank after they saved him from a suspected fentanyl overdose, Sunday.

Cameras to capture airborne dust

The District of Sparwood will install two cameras to document airborne dust caused by a nearby mine.

Apparently, violators will be persecuted

A ticket-bearing vigilante has been leaving ‘Parking Violations’ on vehicles in the…

Fernie schools celebrate inclusivity

“We are celebrating inclusion at our school and the rainbow is an international symbol for that.”

Vehicle found upside down, submerged in Elk River

RCMP believe vehicle had been in the river quite some time

Pilot escapes helicopter crash in Elko uninjured

The helicopter crashed after a load strap became entangled in its tail rotor

Illegal trap results in death of Sparwood cat

The person found responsible could face a number of charges

Staff go pink for charity

Four dedicated Save-on-Foods staff have followed through on their pledge, dying their…

Humans believed to be to blame for Elkford fires

As of Monday, June 4, four wildfires were burning approximately 35 kilometres north of Elkford.

Veterans honoured at annual dinner

Fernie Legion Branch 36 has hosted its annual veterans dinner.

‘I’ll have a grande latte and a venti bale for the horse’

Starbucks staff got quite the surprise when a horse and rider trotted up to the drive thru window

Fiery addition to Fernie restaurant scene

This addition to Fernie’s booming culinary industry will give food-lovers yet another dining option.

Work begins on new District of Elkford office

First shovels hit the dirt for construction of new District office

Ride with your local librarian, this Thursday

Every year, the Fernie Heritage Library kicks off its summer programs with…

Students’ tasty take on fine art

On Thursday, May 31, The Art Station’s doors will open for an…

WATCH: Historic landing in Sparwood

Saturday was historic for the town of Sparwood, as it saw the…

Fernie trails: behind the scenes

A dedicated group of unsung heros keep the trails around Fernie maintained for everyone to enjoy

No health, environmental risk due to ‘black rain’ made of dust: Teck

Dust triggered from blast at Teck’s Elkview Operations resulted in what some reported as ‘black rain’