Community

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

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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 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

Fernie artists prepare for holiday sale

Hearth Holiday Sale to be held in downtown Fernie for first time

First ski hill in B.C. opened this weekend

Sun Peaks, near Kamloops, was the first ski hill in the province to open for season

Fernie Memorial Arena unlikely to reopen December 1

Dynamiters unlikely to meet at Fernie Memorial Arena on December 1

Gallery: Festival of Lights fills downtown core with colour

(More photos continue below) Hundreds attended this year’s Festival of Lights celebration…

Stewart Taylor left a musical legacy behind

The Cranbrook musical community is mourning the passage of one of its central personalities

Former Fernie councillor co-launches cannabis company

“Our mission, our goal - it’s about education. It’s about de-stigmatizing” - Dennis Schafer

Talent show: B.C. girl, 8, memorizes entire periodic table

Grade 4 student Maya Lakhanpal heads to B.C. talent show finals with unique talent

Talking transgender issues with Nelson advocate

Nov. 20 is the Transgender Day of Remembrance

Youth strap on skates in memory of Hugh Twa

On Saturday, November 3, teams from around the Elk Valley and abroad…

Remembering Northern B.C.’s Flying Tigers

The legend of World War Two pilots Albert and Cedric Mah, as told by their daughters

B.C. church bell to toll again in memory of First World War

Public invited to help ring the bell 100 times to mark 100 years since the armistice was signed

Community helps man get back on the trails

101 people raise $8.5k to purchase e-bike for man with ALS