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Province offers support ahead of Fernie arena tragedy anniversary

Loss of three men in workplace incident motivates Labour Minister to make B.C. safer

Regional news recap

A look at the top news stories this week in Cranbrook, Creston, Fernie and Kimberley.

Teck restores westslope cuttroat trout habitat

Mining company working towards reopening Upper Fording River to fishing

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Fernie arena tragedy raises ammonia awareness

Part one in a four-part series on the Fernie arena tragedy ahead of the first anniversary

Teck announces new Sparwood office

Scope of project being developed but expected that construction will begin in next two years

Elk Valley water treatment plant restarts

West Line Creek Active Water Treatment Facility expected to reach design capacity by late December

Expansion to bring community members home

New subdivision will allow for more band members to live on reserve

New Elk Valley coal mine back on table

North Coal resubmits proposal to mine coal southeast of Sparwood

How to vote in the Elk Valley municipal elections

Elk Valley electors have different options when it comes to voting on October 20

Three suspects identified by police following Fernie vehicle thefts

Three males from Golden, Cranbrook and Calgary, identified by RCMP as suspects

Historic Fernie home sells to local businessmen

Leroux Mansion will be redeveloped into condominiums

VIDEO: “Snowpocalypse” sets new record for Elk Valley

38cm of snow recorded at Sparwood Airport on October 2-3 - the most since records began in 1980

Expect unpredictable road conditions this long weekend, says ICBC

On average, four people are killed and 650 people are injured in 2,100 crashes in B.C. this weekend

Crashes close Elko tunnel

Emergency crews remain on scene; motorists urged to avoid the area if possible

Up to 30cm of snow forecast for Elk Valley

Break out your toques and toboggans, winter has arrived early!

Fernie tourism partners launch master plan

The master plan will be informed by the community with public engagement to start in October