Local News

Elk Valley facing critical labour shortage

Forty employers to show at winter community job fair in Fernie amid high vacancies

Interactive map documents accidental deaths in Kootenay Boundary region

The research hopes to save lives in motor vehicle, recreational and drowning accidents

Conservatiave nomination won by four votes

Columbia Valley’s Wendy Booth loses to Morrison for Conservative nomination by four votes

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Snow forecast for Elk Valley

Environment Canada is predicting 2-4cm of local snowfall overnight

Elk Valley RCMP investigating head on collision

Elk Valley RCMP reports series of traffic crashes and copper theft in latest update

Regional news recap

The top news stories in Cranbrook, Creston, Fernie and Kimberley.

Elkford meeting puts Teck’s environmental work in focus

Environmental Monitoring Committee hosts public meeting in Elkford; local conservationists divided

New Sparwood intersection on Hwy 3 officially open

Project includes Hwy 3/43 intersection, Aspen Drive/Hwy 43 intersection, pedestrian tunnel, and more

Two accused in 2010 double-homicide appear in court

Two men charged with first degree murder appear by video for pre-trial conference in Vancouver.

Fernie stabbing victim recalls attack

Mohamed Minta was visiting Fernie on business when he was randomly attacked. WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES

Child hit by car in Elkford; driver not at fault

Child receives non life threatening injuries after being hit by car in Elkford Monday night

UPDATE: Police seek witnesses to Fernie motel stabbing

Restaurant patron at Fernie Super 8 Hotel injured in random attack

Fernie’s Ridgemont area now off limits

Ridgemont area closed as logging gets underway

Drag queens receive royal treatment during Elk Valley Pride

Vancouver drag queens discuss the importance of Pride and growing acceptance of LGBTQ community

Fernie SAR rescues mountain biker

The man sustained a neck injury while riding Today’s Special, a new trail in Fernie

Big turnout to advance polls

On Saturday, general voting will be open to qualified electors from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Environmental monitoring meeting in Elkford tonight

Meeting to focus on environmental monitoring programs at Teck coal mines in the Elk Valley

Fernie arena tragedy “wake up call” for global refrigeration industry

Technical Safety BC’s incident report shared across 60 countries, reaching as far as Poland

Lake Koocanusa under the microscope

Wildsight, Sierra Club BC, Headwaters Montana and U.S. university launch water sampling program