Community

Huge demand for youth funding in the Elk Valley

Emily Brydon Youth Foundation overwhelmed by 2018/19 winter applications from local youth

WATCH: Giving the special needs community a Night to Shine

Global event offers people with special needs a full prom experience in Chilliwack, Surrey

Organizers plan to grow Fernie on Fire

The community event could one day feature live music and fireworks

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

B.C. man drives all night to get photo of rare duck

Local ‘bird-nerd’ gets shot of Mandarin Duck

VIDEO: Theo the 800-pound pig finds a home on Vancouver Island

An 800-pound rescued Langley pig, named Theodore, is off to a livestock sanctuary on the Island.

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Trail Pipe Band Tribute to WWI

Regional District of East Kootenay honours firefighters

Local firefighters honoured for their years of service to RDEK

GALLERY: Christmas celebrations around the Elk Valley

Families mark the festive season with carolling, sleigh rides, Santa photos and ice skating.

Fernie Rotary raises $5500 for local food bank

Donation allows Salvation Army to focus funding on other projects in 2019

Fernie cyclist’s birthday wish for trails

Cyclist asks for donations to Fernie Trails Alliance in lieu of gifts on his 22nd birthday

Clauses spread Christmas cheer in the Elk Valley

Mr. and Mrs. Claus donate food and gift cards to the Fernie Salvation Army

Generosity in the Elk Valley – the receivers

A two-part feature focusing on the many groups and businesses that give, and those who benefit

Generosity in the Elk Valley – the givers

A two-part feature focusing on the many groups and businesses that give, and those who benefit

How much do you really know about Christmas?

Whether you’re a Christmas angel or a Grinch, this test will challenge your knowledge of the holiday

Bosom buddies: milk sharing group connects Kootenays

Moms use social media to trade breastmilk; Facebook group helping women unable to breastfeed

Fernie firefighters exposed

Charity calendar raises funds for Fernie Women’s Resource Centre