Local News

CAO reports to District of Barriere on well construction

Status of well construction and paving projects reported to council

  • Oct 19th, 2017
video
Fernie Outdoor Rink officially opens
Jaffray Area residents voice opposition
Women, supporters march throughout B.C.
Justin Trudeau helps catch fish at northwestern Ontario reserve

Former camper claims sexual abuse at Cowichan River Bible Camp

Surrey pastor accused of sexual assault is former board member of Vancouver Island camp

Inspiring the next generation

Chris Hadfield shares his experience as one of Canada’s most decorated astronauts.

Kimberley man pays it back to home town

Mike Gould donates $7.5 million to Kimberley Dynamiters and Kimberley Minor Hockey.

Former city councillor Gus Boersma remembered as a true “gentleman”

Gus Boersma, who served terms on city council in Fernie and Penticton, has died.

VIDEO: Firefighters come to aid of trapped horse

Fell into ditch in Langley park and couldn’t get out

  • Oct 15th, 2017

VIDEO: IIO investigating officer involved shooting on Vancouver Island

One man is dead after police were called to the side of the highway for reports of a man harming himself.

LGBTQ health disparity study in B.C. leads to surprise finding

Suicidal thoughts and attempts go down by half for straight males in schools with GSAs.

B.C. Wine Institute reaching out to California

Local industry urged to show support for colleagues affected by California wildfires

Fire Prevention Week across B.C.

This year’s theme is ‘Every second counts - plan 2 ways out’

Calgary man arrested with stolen vehicle in Fernie

Elk Valley RCMP catches man on Calgary’s prolific offender list with stolen truck from Castlegar

  • Oct 6th, 2017

Victoria woman guilty of first degree murder, sentenced to life in prison

Jury rejected not criminally responsible defence in Kaela Mehl’s murder trial

Cranbrook man fights off grizzly attack

WARNING: Graphic Content - images may be disturbing to some viewers

Harvey Hut burnt down for the third time

Fundraising starts to rebuilt hut consumed by Lodgepole fire

  • Sep 28th, 2017

Councillor and other local government officials tell of increasing harassment

Day talked about his experience at a workshop at the Union of B.C. Municipalities