Phil McLachlan

Awareness of danger raised following Highway 3 accident in Hosmer

Sparwood Mayor Wilks said an increase in visibility could have potentially prevented the accident

Hotel life a reality for family affected by housing shortage

Jeanine Smith sits on the edge of her hotel bed while her…

Bears sighted in Fernie, Sparwood, Elkford

Submitted Kathy Murray, WildSafeBC Bear sightings were reported in Fernie by the…

Triangle Women’s Institute celebrates latest achievement

The new solar array will help the community hall in Grasmere reduce its impact on the environment

City of Fernie works to satisfy final WorkSafeBC order

According to Elk Valley RCMP, the investigation into the events at Fernie Memorial Arena is ongoing

Fraud, stabbing, graffiti among 506 calls to Elk Valley RCMP in August

[Submitted, Cst. Debra Katerenchuk, Elk Valley RCMP] The Elk Valley RCMP responded…

Fire crews extinguish structure fire on Lower Elk Valley Road

A fire in a workshop on Lower Elk Valley Road near Sparwood…

Construction begins on Sparwood’s first off-leash dog park

Today the District of Sparwood announced that the construction of Sparwood’s first…

Discussion revisited regarding unprotected burial site in Fernie

For over 100 years, approximately 83 bodies have rested in a burial…

City of Fernie advances truth and reconciliation initiatives

The City of Fernie has taken steps towards advancing reconciliation through the…

Elk River reclaims property as its own

Laws make it harder to protect private land than ever before says farmer, local government

UPDATE: Wildfire near Sparwood under control, suspected person caused

UPDATE: Friday, August 23, 2:00 p.m. The Robert Creek wildfire is now…

Black Press Kootenay Career Fair underway in Cranbrook

Today, Thursday, August 22, around 40 employers will be waiting to meet potential new employees

Artist Michael Hepher selected to paint mural downtown Fernie

The mural will be located on The Beanpod, 691 2 Ave, Fernie, on the outside wall.

Vehicle stolen from downtown Fernie found torched at transfer station

RCMP are seeking witnesses to the theft of a yellow 2002 Subaru…

Stranded hikers rescued from Mt. Hosmer

On Monday, Fernie Search and Rescue (SAR) responded to two hikers stranded…

Teck’s water treatment facility on track for 2020 completion

Teck is on schedule for late 2020 for the completion of their…

Career fair in Cranbrook to present a world of new opportunities

Come Thursday, around 40 employers will be waiting to shake hands with their potential new employees

River rescue near Fernie prompts log jam warning

The City of Fernie announced at the beginning of August a dangerous…

Black Pistol Fire ignites Wapiti festival crowd

Off stage, Kevin McKeown is a calm, collected individual. On stage, he…