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Black Press Media reporter chosen for prestigious leadership academy

Erin Haluschak to attend the Poynter Institute Leadership Academy for Women in Digital Media

Winterfest returns to Sparwood Feb. 2

Community event to feature “snopitch”, fatbiking, nordic skiing and other winter activities

VIDEO: Taking the plunge with Nelson’s cold-water enthusiasts

A group of dedicated dippers look forward to daily winter wading

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Elkford boy, 10, brave in the face of cancer
Seed Celebration
West Coast kids learn about ocean safety
Eagle Release Cowichan

Elk Valley RCMP respond to 242 calls since January 1

Calls for service include theft, break and enter, mischief, vehicle collisions, fraud, and more

Is your dog one of Canada’s top 10 most popular breeds?

Labs still top the list, French bulldogs move up

VIDEO: Elkford boy, 10, brave in the face of cancer

Fernie Ghostriders vs. Kimberley Dynamiters game to raise funds for young fan fighting cancer

Why film photography is less work (and more fun) than digital

A conversation with Nelson photographers Fred Rosenberg and Thomas Nowaczynski

Firefighter calendar raises $5000 for FWRC

The proceeds from Fernie Fire Rescue’s charity calendar will ensure women in…

Fernie joins global celebration of women

SheJumps co-founder inspires at inaugural International Women’s Snow Day celebration in Fernie

The aspiring author hopes to continue campaigning against the world of false advertising.

Gavrael Vaughan is only eight but he already knows what he wants…

A magical Christmas for mainland visitor

A Vancouver resident has thanked the town of Fernie for making her…

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.

Regional District of East Kootenay honours firefighters

Local firefighters honoured for their years of service to RDEK

Fire department raises $1600 for food bank

The 2018 Elkford Fire Department Santa Drive raised over $1600 for the…

GALLERY: Christmas celebrations around the Elk Valley

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