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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

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Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain
See our best photographs from 2018
How to keep your Christmas tree fresh
Trail Pipe Band Tribute to WWI

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

Interior Health offers new info tool for pregnant women

Moms-to-be with uncomplicated pregnancies can access tips by text or online

Law professor owes career to Legion scholarship

Forty years after receiving an invaluable scholarship, Nancy Banks has paid it forward

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Fernie club launches sponsorship program

Give the gift of a therapy horse this Christmas

Fernie outdoor rink to open December 17

City approves user fees for private rental of Outdoor Community Rink

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

Fernie man receives federal fire service medal

Kim Sedrovic is retiring from Fernie Fire Rescue after 25 years with the service

Thrift shop turns five

Elk Valley Thrift Shop Society has raised $370,000 since inception

Curling: small-town Canada’s game

A special feature with Shorty and Bunny Mercereau about Sparwood, curling, how times have changed

Fernie adaptive snow program needs volunteers

FIRE to host group of Australian adaptive skiers in February as word of the program spreads

Fernie family warms hearts and hands with upcycled mittens

Three generations of a Fernie family among 64 vendors at the 2018 Twilight Craft Fair

Elk Valley birders to take part in global Christmas bird count

Group to meet in Fernie on December 18 to collect data from Hosmer to Morrissey

Jeopardy responds to William Shatner tweet about word invented by B.C. 6-year-old

Jeopardy questions from Nov. 20 spur Twitter support for levidrome

Northern B.C. city dealing with its own otter problem

Vanderhoof’s Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative working to increase fish survival rate

VIDEO: Kootenay drug users fight stigma with video series

The multi-part series from ANKORS is meant to align with the goals of the Nelson Fentanyl Task Force