Phil McLachlan

1,200 used syringes found during clean up of Penticton homeless camp

Three large dumpster bins, four pickup trucks and two garbage trucks were filled with waste

Tentative opening day set for Fernie Alpine Resort

The countdown is on – Fernie Alpine Resort (FAR) will tentatively open…

Brewing up a fresh cup at Rooftop Coffee Roasters

Years ago, Keegan Street had a dream; start a coffee company. Years…

Ghostriders secure win against Nelson

After a 6-4 win against the Nelson Leafs Thursday night, the Fernie…

Kromm to join fellow Ghostriders in North Dakota

Joining Greg Susinski in North Dakota is Fernie Ghostrider forward Jordan Kromm,…

Positive feedback for Jaffray passing lane

Jaffray residents seem to be in favour of a new proposed Highway…

Temporary solution for Grasmere Post Office, future uncertain

Kootenay-Columbia Member of Parliament Rob Morrison says he’s hoping for a positive outcome

Ghostriders defenseman commits to North Dakota university

Ghostriders defenseman commits to North Dakota university

Ghostriders climb Rockies in nail biting home victory

The Ghostriders took a nail biting 6-5 victory at home against the…

Editorial: Free Press editor bids farewell

Not too long ago the thought crossed my mind that I might…

Edmonton artist showcases work

On October 31, Edmonton artist Jennifer van Popta presented a gallery of…

Sparwood vice principal honoured for her work

Jaslene Atwal, named Sparwood’s Citizen of the Year, talks school safety, new programs, vaping

Moose tests positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in northwest Montana

This is the first time the disease has been detected in the species in Montana

City of Fernie hires new Chief Administrative Officer

Michael Boronowski is set to start in January, 2020.

Fernie volleyball athletes qualify for provincials

Provincials take place in Castlegar, hosted by Mt. Sentinel, Nov. 21 to 23

Treatment concludes in Barry’s battle against cancer

Now that the dust has temporarily settled, Marchi said it feels good to still be fighting.

Truck donation paves way for valley-wide emergency services

On November 6, the City of Fernie and Fernie Fire Fire Department…

Lead not a concern in Elk Valley drinking water; municipalities

The City of Fernie, District of Sparwood and District of Elkford have confirmed that their towns contain little to no lead piping or fittings.

GALLERY: Remembrance Day around the Elk Valley

Despite the cold, locals gathered by the hundreds to pay their respects

Hosmer hosts first craft fair in approximately five years

On Saturday, November 2, the Hosmer Community Hall hosted a craft fair…