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City of Fernie gets curlers back on the ice

City, Fernie Curling Club to share cost of $95,000 refrigeration mats to address leaks

Huge snowstorm headed for Elk Valley

Mainroad issues weather event advisory with up to 25cm expected over the next 24 hours

Elk Valley mayors to lead hospital district board

Dean McKerracher, David Wilks elected to Kootenay East Regional Hospital District Board

Rezoning paves way for next stages of Montane Fernie

Multi-family units, cottages, recreational facilities planned as part of multimillion-dollar project

Hotel stabbing back in Fernie court

Livan Chris Barnett has been charged with aggravated assault over the October 22 incident

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Report makes 13 safety recommendations for Broncos crash site
Beams of light honour victims on Polytechnique anniversary
Mulroney fights tears in tribute to Bush
Groceries will cost Canadian families $400 more on average in 2019: report

Snow removal in Fernie causes issues for disabled

Grace Brulotte speaks out about snow removal in Fernie; sparks online debate

Elk Valley patients running into Alberta healthcare roadblocks

Mayor, MLAs resolve to work together to find a solution to patients being referred to distant cities

FLNRORD proposes changes to B.C.’s fishing regulations

The public is invited to comment on the changes until Jan. 11, 2019.

Off-road vehicles caught in sensitive B.C. wildlife habitats to net $575 fine

Areas include all BC Parks and southern mountain caribou habitats

South Country forestry workers could strike any day: union

USW launches job action after talks with industry break down

Gas leak prompts evacuation in Fernie

Residents urged to avoid Black Rock Place Subdivision area off Castle Mountain Rd

District of Sparwood hits pause on temporary housing project

Plus funding for archery range approved; cannabis consumption bylaw considered; and more

Mild winter warnings ahead of Fernie Alpine Resort opening

El Niño to bring warm weather to Western Canada this winter: Environment and Climate Change Canada

Ghostriders score home ice advantage

Fernie Memorial Arena to reopen December 1 after roof repairs fast-tracked

City of Fernie to investigate new multi-purpose community centre

Feasibility study and costing to support grant application

BREAKING: Fernie Memorial Arena to reopen December 1

Contractor expedites work to ensure Fernie Ghostriders’ game against Kimberley Dynamiters

Lead paint could delay reopening of Fernie Memorial Arena

Fernie Minor Hockey forced to cancel tournament, reschedule more games due to delay

Aggressive deer destroyed in Sparwood

Conservation Officers destroy deer responsible for death of dog in Sparwood