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The Royal Bar: the end of an era

The bar was issued a 60 day notice to end tennancy on Sept. 1

Sparwood locals take to the trails in this year’s final event

Holy Fit encourages residents to hike, bike, and run despite dropping temperatures

Year-round local produce shop comes to Fernie

Miniature Sunday markets lead up to the store’s grand opening

Four Sparwood teens rescue 84 year old woman after a fall

Barbara Van Blomestein was out hiking at Fairy Creek Falls when she tumbled towards the water

Beneath the Surface campaign is halfway to reaching $300,000 goal

The campaign seeks to bring an ultrasound service to the Elk Valley Hospital

Fernie Brewing Co. raises a cold one for charity

All proceeds from their charity tap go towards a local organization

FYAN fills gaps in youth programming

Teen Theatre Company rehearsals bring youth together as pandemic ensues

FDHS holds onto hope for a prosperous future

With a new board of directors, the society discussed their upcoming goals at the AGM on Aug. 27

Preparations underway for the 2020 Elk Valley Pride Festival

The festival brings Pride-themed events and activities to the valley from Sept. 24 until Sept. 27

Sparwood joins cross-country walk for youth mental health

Kevin Redsky is walking from Winnipeg to Vancouver to raise awareness through Hope in the Darkness

Elkford local, Alison Gagne, fundraises for new bike park

Should she win the international competition, Gagne promises to donate $10,000 to a future bike park

Business Beat

Stocked Co. brings sustainable shopping options to the Elk Valley

Sparwood expands local trail network

The Lunch Loop system seeks to promote greater trail accessibility in Sparwood

Local schools plan for the return of their students

Students head back to school Spetember 10, following new pandemic guidelines

Fernie SAR activated to rescue biker

Locals are reminded to make safety a priority when out in the backcountry

Business Beat

Wheelie Good Eats brings European flavours to Fernie’s streets

Elk Valley Cruisers kick off Ralley-Poker run

A collection of vintage vehicles rallyed through the Elk Valley this past weekend

Fernie Heritage Library reopens to the public

Following COVID-19 restrictions, the library once again welcomes guests inside their building

Return to school plans released by School District 5

The district along with individual schools have released their plans for the upcoming school year

Women of Steel donate school supplies to local kids in need

The organization put together backpacks full of learning material for underprivileged youth