Community

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

Waldo Stockbreeders celebrate 80th

Cattle ranching is a critical industry that binds together all chapters of…

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There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

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Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

North Coal donates to local community funds

Today North Coal Limited presented $5000 donations to the Elkford, Sparwood and…

B.C. woman finds mysterious coin among Grandma’s collection

Grandmother died when she was very young and her past is not well known to her mother

Fernie Seniors Centre celebrates 60th anniversary

Submitted - Fernie Seniors Centre The Senior Citizens Club of Fernie &…

  • Oct 11, 2019

Fernie artist celebrates completion of downtown mural

Join in celebrating the official opening of the mural on Tuesday, October 15 at 5 p.m.

‘Burgers and Birds’ show opens at Arts Station

Beth Gallup and Roni Jurgensen opened the doors Thursday night to their…

Holocaust survivor to share stories with Fernie

An Evening With Alex is a free event, but seating is limited. RSVP at email below.

Avalanche workshop coming soon to Fernie

Submitted, EVSAW Fernie will play host to the second annual CIL Explosives…

  • Sep 23, 2019

Pride Festival just around the corner

The Fernie and Elk Valley Pride Festival is just around the corner,…

September is Community Foundations Month in B.C.

Initiative aims to educate people about what community foundations do

Fernie Fire Department celebrates FireSmart education

“The greatest safety is a neighbourhood that is FireSmart,” said Alan Westhaver.

  • Sep 20, 2019

Giving the gift of Freedom; adaptive bikes open world of opportunity for Fernie youth

Suzanne and Chad Blais watched as their son Liam rode his bike…

Arts Station dumpsters beautify Fernie

The Arts Station dumpster art program and contest was a success in…

  • Sep 17, 2019

Family history project to present lessons from the past

Those attending the Chautauqua Fall Fair this year will have a chance…

B.C. conservation officers: Don’t leave food out ahead of bears’ foraging season

Officers will be conducting ‘attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act

Elkford Firefighters Association supports Angel Flight

On September 4, Angel Flight East Kootenay (EK) accepted a donation of…