Community

Isabella Dicken Elementary gets creative

Makeshift classrooms held in gymnasium while portables are prepared

  • Sep 27th, 2017

Cleaning up apple trees a ‘pressing’ matter

Wildsight toolshare program offers apple presses to clean up trees and keep bears away

  • Sep 27th, 2017
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A very Canadian winter moment
Snow Day in British Columbia

Commemorative plaque unveiled in Fernie

100 years since Coal Creek Mine Disaster

  • Sep 21st, 2017

Hadden Kelloway; just another one of the boys

“I needed to live my life, I needed to be me and nobody else,” he said.

B.C. pond hockey game receives Canada-wide exposure

A picture of a pond hockey game in Lytton has been included in a Canadian Museum of History booklet

Greenhills wins best surface team overall

Elk Valley teams shine at 2017 National Western Region Mine Rescue Competition

B.C. food bank creates cook book for clients

Designed for people who aren’t necessarily familiar with cooking the type of food the bank gives out.

Fires continue to burn unattended southeast of Elko

BC Wildfire service says fires not threatening communities or structures

  • Sep 11th, 2017

Parkinsons SuperWalk hopes to raise funds

The annual SuperWalk will be taking place this Saturday, in Sparwood

Demolition Derby goes on amidst wildfire concerns

City and Fire Department pitch in with water services

Big brother Terry Fox: Darrell reflects on 40-year legacy

Terry Fox Foundation has raised more than $715 million for the fight against cancer

City of Fernie fleshing out the details on short term rental regulations

Council set to debate proposed legislation

  • Sep 7th, 2017

Crews pulled off of all three fires south of Elko

Conditions too dangerous for firefighters

  • Sep 6th, 2017

150 Mile mom starts fire baby group

Inspired by her own evacuation story new-mom Amy Emery decided to start a Summer 2017 Fire Babies Facebook Group.

Local photographer expands his business

The man behind successful exhibit, I Am Fernie, will soon take on his first associate photographer