Life

Recognition for local golf pro

Michael Van Horne was ranked #41 by the 2015 PGA of BC for his efforts at the Fernie Golf and Country Club.

  • Feb 15th, 2016

Assisted living rules to be eased

Health Minister Terry Lake says changes to 'rigid regulations' coming on advice of BC Seniors' Advocate

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Bartenders respond to push for better non-alcoholic drinks

Welcome to the Elk Valley Snow Shepherds’ mountain playground

Elk Valley Snow Shepherds (EVSS) is a snowmobile guiding and avalanche safety training business owned by Justin Boehm.

Family farming tradition lives on at Sparwood ranch

Emerald Mountain Ranch (EMR) is Sparwood’s newest farmstead.

Sparwood homebuilder makes energy efficiency a priority

Jason Szykulski, a Sparwood-based builder, is gaining a reputation for building energy efficient homes.

Face of the Valley – Reflection

For the final instalment of the Face of the Valley column, author Jennifer Cronin reflects on writing them.

New fitness service open in Sparwood

A Sparwood-based fitness studio has recently opened its doors, specializing in personalized training.

Local has been designing Ghostrider jerseys for a decade

Scott McKee has become a familiar name, face and voice associated with the Ghostriders, but his biggest contribution is his artwork.

Face of the Valley – Julie Cromar

This week's Face of the Valley is Julie Cromar, written by Jennifer Cronin.

Face of the Valley – Patty Reedyk

This week's Face of the Valley features Patty Reedyk, a book lover to the highest degree.

Jewelry handcrafted by Nikita Talula

Nikita Talula’s jewelry is easily recognizable, as she incorporates a specific style that is unique to her.

  • Jan 10th, 2016

Olivia, Ethan are B.C.’s top baby names

Top choices extend their streak of popularity in 2014, according to Vitals Statistics Agency

Northern lights may end year with a spectacle thanks to solar flare

Aurora borealis set to blaze further south than usual after Monday's sunspot eruption

Face of the Valley – Santa Claus

Santa Claus took time out of his busy schedule to sit down and answer some very important questions this past week.

Fernie chef to be featured on Chopped Canada

Dan Worth will be the second Fernie chef to appear on Food Network’s Chopped Canada.

The story behind the Glenn and Tania Wallman benefit

This week's Face of the Valley examines the story behind the Glenn and Tania Wallman benefit dinner, held on Dec. 12.

Local painter moves from computers to canvases

Painter Leanne Stothert is locally known for creating canvases with adorable animals or whimsical scenes of children playing outside.

B.C. joins clean vehicle club in Paris

Zero-emission vehicles group wants to reduce vehicle greenhouse gas emissions 40 per cent by 2050.

Face of the Valley – Mike Pennock

This week's Face of the Valley is Mike Pennock, who moved to Fernie in 1993.