Community

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

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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

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

Not a single child left out

This holiday season, Santa did his best to make sure every child…

Food share programs save 30,000 lbs of food

One year after launching Fernie Fresh Food Share, Nicole Knauf has prevented…

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