Phil McLachlan

Jaffray Rebels place fourth in provincials

From November 23 to 25, the Jaffray Rebels Junior Girls Volleyball team…

Jaffray and area residents oppose community plan

The majority of Jaffray residents voiced their overwhelming opposition to the newly…

Arts in Sparwood on the rise

Jeff Olynek to teach stage combat at Sparwood Secondary

Cryptic Hive Tattoo; an epicentre for abstract art

Cryptic Hive Tattoo and Art Theatre is no ordinary Tattoo Parlour. This…

EKC Celebrates Five Years in Sparwood

East Kootenay Community Credit Union Celebrates Five Years in Sparwood Sparwood –The…

Mainroad discusses road conditions, standards

Last week, Mainroad, the Ministry of Transportation, the City of Fernie and…

Cokato resident receives Order of Canada

Dr. Bryan Kolb has been instrumental in helping society understand what happens inside our heads

Fernie Alpine Resort opens for preview weekend

Fernie Alpine Resort will be opening for a preview weekend, this Saturday and Sunday

Local boys raise money for sick children in unconventional way

Four local boys have found a way to use their passion for…

Skid Steer stolen from Sparwood Transfer Station

Elk Valley RCMP are seeking the public’s assistance with a theft that…

Golf pro has big plans for Sparwood Golf Course

Golf pro looks to a promising future for golf in Sparwood

Ghostriders show grit and tenacity

Hard work and heartbreak; a reoccurring theme in Fernie’s past two hockey…

Oil dumped illegally at Tie Lake Transfer Station

The Regional District of East Kootenay is searching for any information in…

Sparwood florist to compete nationally

The Maple Leaf Cup; where art and flower design meet under one…

Gallery: Remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice

Phil McLachlan Free Press Staff

First shovel hits ground at Sparwood Skate Park

It was an exciting day on Wednesday, November 8, when the first…

Looking back on her battle with Leukemia

On November 14, 2012, two-and-a-half-year-old Lily Earl was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic…

Ghostriders win against Beaver Valley

The Fernie Ghostriders won their second game in a row last weekend…

Elk Valley Thrift Shop Society opens new doors

On Friday, November 3, the Elk Valley Thrift Shop Society opened the…

Deer shot in head with crossbow, sparks investigation

$1000 reward available for information leading to conviction