Community

Sparwood elementary school reduces food waste

Dressed in bright red overalls and armed with rubber gloves and plastic…

Sparwood hosts record community cleanup

District of Sparwood celebrates record participation in annual cleanup

Funding boost for Sparwood playground project

Frank J. Mitchell Elementary School PAC named the winner of the Community Cash Awards

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GALLERY: Spring Fling raises over $13k for Elkford healthcare centre

The Elkford Health Care Centre has over $300,000 in medical equipment needs

Volunteers named Elkford Citizens of the Year

Local women recognized for work with curling club, golf course and concert series

Elkford residents clean up community

Huge response to Elkford’s first community clean up; organizers issue challenge to other communities

  • Apr 30, 2019

Sparwood’s Italian history honoured

Celebration of Italian heritage raises funds for Sparwood Historical Society

Elkford to host Spring Fling this weekend

Event to raise funds for vital medical equipment at Elkford Health Care Centre

E-bike brings sense of normalcy for Fernie man with ALS

Community purchases e-bike for cycling enthusiast who continues to struggle with ALS

Fernie assisted living facility thanks volunteers

Rocky Mountain Village hosts volunteer appreciation lunch to mark National Volunteer Week

Fernie initiative to ramp up accessibility

Donations, volunteers needed to build wooden ramps for 20 downtown Fernie stores

Mock extrication raises awareness at Fernie schools

Mock extrication exercise highlights driving dangers; fire department seeks new program organizer

Gallery: Explosive finish to Fernie winter

Skiers and snowboarders have ended the 2018/19 winter season on a high…

Pug life: B.C. town boasts waggish list of dog names

Freedom-of-information request lists most ‘pupular’ dog names registered in White Rock

Fernie Senior Citizens Club celebrates 60 years

A lot has changed at the Senior Citizens Club in 60 years…

QUIZ: How much do you know about Easter?

Take this short quiz and put your knowledge to the test

Junior journalism program launches in Fernie

Young writers excited to step into world of journalism, work to be published in upcoming edition

  • Apr 20, 2019

Waste not: Kootenay brewery leftovers feed the local food chain

Spent grains from the Trail Beer Refinery are donated to local farmers and growers, none go to waste

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  • Apr 19, 2019

B.C. cyclist braking stigma on addiction from coast to coast

Mathew Fee aims at world record for longest distance on BMX bike while sharing his story of recovery