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Injured hiker rescued from Fernie waterfall

Fernie Search and Rescue responds to report of injured hiker at Fairy Creek Falls

South Country forestry workers plan strike action

Canfor Elko Sawmill, Galloway Sawmill and Stella Jones Pole Plant in Galloway could be affected

Columbia Basin Trust announces grant for technology upgrades

The deadline for organizations to apply is Dec. 17

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Tie Lake dam project substantially completed

$450,000 project raises height of the dam; lake levels won’t be affected, says RDEK.

Union offers support following Sparwood mine death

Death of Elk Valley mine worker described as a wake up call for industry

UPDATE: Death of 38-year-old Fernie man at Elkview Operations under investigation

Vehicle collision occurred at approximately 10:45 a.m. Sunday morning

Forestry workers set to begin job action in Kootenays

Operations in Castlegar, Cranbrook, Galloway, Elko, Radium, Golden may see job action this week.

Fernie Memorial Arena unlikely to reopen December 1

Dynamiters unlikely to meet at Fernie Memorial Arena on December 1

Stewart Taylor left a musical legacy behind

The Cranbrook musical community is mourning the passage of one of its central personalities

Woman found in Cranbrook park pronounced deceased

Attempts to revive woman in hospital were unsuccessful, police say

Woman taken to hospital after being found in Cranbrook park

RCMP say she may possibly be suffering from hypothermia

Community helps man get back on the trails

101 people raise $8.5k to purchase e-bike for man with ALS

USW forestry workers headed for mediation

738 workers in East Kootenay, a further 175 in West Kootenay

Shorter hours announced for Nelway, Carson border crossings

The crossings will close at 8 p.m. beginning Nov. 26

Slash pile burning in Fernie area under control: Canwel

Smoke and fire visible on Castle Mtn. today from downtown Fernie

Caribou maternity pen project nears its end by Revelstoke

Experts say work needs to continue to prevent extinction