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Grazing kids tackle invasive and noxious weeds

The City of Fernie, via Kimberley area goat grazing contractor, Vahana Nature…

  • Aug 31, 2019

Golf tournament a hole-in-one for Fernie charities

The third bi-annual Bill Adamack Memorial Golf Tournament teed off on August…

  • Aug 25, 2019

Stuck in the sweet spot between youth and old age

By James Snell reporter@thefreepress.ca Seventy-year-old Dave O’Haire, capped in a felt hat…

  • Aug 23, 2019
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Miss Canada 2020
Amateur Photographer of the Year 2020
British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020
Self-isolated Aldergrove grandpa finds way to surprise grandson on 3rd birthday

Artist Michael Hepher selected to paint mural downtown Fernie

The mural will be located on The Beanpod, 691 2 Ave, Fernie, on the outside wall.

Barry Marchi’s spirits high as treatment in Seattle continues

Barry Marchi’s spirits are high as he continues treatment in the United…

Military Ames fundraiser coming up

Veterans’ Group annual garage sale August 16, 17 and 18

Fernie Mayor says City is committed to hosting Mine Rescue competitions

Fernie mayor Ange Qualizza says that a rumour alleging the City will…

Over 350 lost but not forgotten; memorial plaque unveiled in Fernie

365 individuals, for whom there is no known final resting place, now share a common one

QUIZ: Put your knowledge of British Columbia to the test

In honour of B.C. Day, take this short quiz and see how much you know about our province

Program for autistic children survives thanks to dedicated staff

Fernie mother grateful that Branch Out Learning has filled the void

  • Aug 3, 2019

VIDEO: Black Press Media presents its Miss BC 2019 documentary

The 17th annual pageant was held June 29-July 1 in Fort Langley

B.C. breast cancer survivor to help others with cost of removing lymphoma-linked implants

Artist’s widow to use proceeds from late husband’s painting to help fund explants not covered by MSP

Countdown starts to 2020 BC Summer Games

Two flags unveiled at Maple Ridge city hall.

Veterans, supporters gather to celebrate Legion Day

Submitted Fernie Legion Branch 36 On June 29th, laughter, applause, conversation and…

How much do you know about the moon?

To mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, see how well you know space

Fernie woman creates sanctuary for people of all ages, abilities

By Mary Giuliano In Fernie as in most places, many projects that…

  • Jul 15, 2019

Elkford touth battling cancer on final stretch of treatment

An Elkford youth battling cancer is on the final stretches of his…

Elk Valley swimmers dive into history books

In a historic tournament far away from home, two Fernie swimmers qualified…

Elkford public art display aims to inspire

A new piece of public art in Elkford aims to inspire, motivate,…