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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

Death came on Tuesday

Written for the Lost Souls Society - Forever Remembered

  • Apr 19, 2019
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Shelter Point Distillery
Shelter Point Distillery
Scheer flips flapjacks, appeals for votes on Calgary Stampede circuit
What the Duke of Ed Youth are all about

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

Elk Valley water monitoring program expanding

Elk River Alliance to monitor Boivin and Coal creeks based on community feedback

Dedicated Sparwood volunteer honoured

Elk Valley Thrift Shop Society manager to receive 2019 BC Achievement Community Award

GALLERY: Fernie Alpine Resort hosts annual family carnival

Griz Kids Winter Carnival offers free games, activities for families; more events this weekend

Food share program to launch in Sparwood

Sparwood residents struggling to make ends meet will soon have access to…

Historic death on Fernie mountain still a mystery

In 1902, three men climbed the Three Sisters mountain range but only two returned.

  • Apr 8, 2019

Fernie shoppers raise nearly $3k for kids

Save on Foods staff to paint their faces on April 11 for Round Up For Kids campaign

Fernie arts council launches public art survey

Fernie residents can how have their say on a new mural planned for downtown

VIDEO: ‘Mammoth’ donkeys stand tall at B.C. interior sanctuary

Big animals prove they have a gentle soul, quiet nature

VIDEO: Jersey Day and Green Shirt Day to honour Humboldt Broncos victims

There’s a variety of different clothing to wear to honour victims of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

Fernie library gets grant for new tech hub

Fernie residents will soon have access to cutting-edge technology such as 3D…

Hockeyville finalist Wilkie misses win

“We all came out winners no matter what,” said Helen Urlacher.

Elkford dentist honoured for extraordinary achievements

Dr. Alastair Nicoll will receive a Medal of Honour from the Canadian Dental Association this month

City of Fernie, RDEK support Fernie Valley Pathway project

On Thursday March 22, the Regional District of East Kootenay and City…

Sparwood business owners pass the torch

After 41 years, Patricia and Richard Boivin of Rocky Mountain Meats hang up their aprons

Sale of Elko dairy bar bittersweet for owner

Gordon Holmes reflects on 25 years at 3 & 93 Dairy Bar as he prepares to sell the iconic Elko business