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Elkford shuts down emergency department

Elkford residents requiring emergency care are now to visit Fernie and Sparwood’s health centres

Elk Valley seniors aren’t alone in facing COVID-19

A number of services have popped up throughout town to support seniors during the pandemic

Emergency response teams continue services during pandemic

The RCMP, SAR, and fire department proceed with operations throughout COVID-19 situation

Fernie holds on to hope in midst of COVID-19

Communities in the Elk Valley are coming together with various initiatives to support one another

Local artists struggle due to cancelled shows and closed shops

Creatives everywhere are in search of alternative ways to keep their content going

Local businesses feeling the effects of COVID-19

With shops and services throughout B.C. closing their doors, local economies may be hit hard

Fernie Alpine Resort shuts down for remainder of ski season

Due to matters pertaining to the COVID-19 virus, the resort will remain closed

Flying Viking challenge hits Nordic Centre trails

The third annual nordic ski race took place on March 15 on a 25 kilometre loop

Ethan Fitzgerald awarded goalie of the year

The rookie leaves with a number of recognitions for his goaltending superiority

Impacts from COVID-19 felt in Elk Valley

To practice social distancing, facilities and events are being shut down throughout the valley

Introducing Fernie’s first mobile chiropractic clinic

Hinterland Health fills the gaps in accessible health care for Fernie residents

Local schools celebrate Semaine de la Francophonie

Two local schools got together to revel in what gives their culture meaning

Riders pull stunts for Rail Park Trick Scavenger Hunt

The slopes were full of riders pulling nose grabs and tree taps all day on Sunday

Trout populations facing worrisome decline

Researchers believe population drops are due to contaminated water from Teck’s mines

Competitors battle for Extreme Griz 2020 title

Straun Loken and Alex Simons were crowned this year’s Extreme Griz champions

Ghostriders finish playoffs, close out killer season

Despite losses in the playoffs, the Riders end a praise worthy season

Griz Days excitement continues on day two

Several events took place at Fernie Alpine Resort, including the ever popular dummy downhill

Jaffray to host first ever half marathon

The Off-Road Mayhem race will offer 21, 10 and five kilometre race options

She Jumps celebrates International Women’s Day

The Get the Girls Out event was meant to help girls celebrate Women’s Day on the slopes

Slam dunk for FSS basketball teams at provincials

The boys and girls teams successfully finished fourth and fifth, respectively in the tournament