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Fernie loses tough battle against Kelowna

Ghostriders sit second in Eddie Mountain Division, three points behind Kimberley

Fernie cyclist crowned North American Enduro Champion

Jennifer McHugh selected to compete in Italy for Team Canada at Trophy of Nations

Fernie kids triathlon 2019 a great success

James Snell - reporter@thefreepress.ca The ninth annual Fernie Kids Triathlon was a…

  • Sep 23, 2019

PHOTOS: Ghostriders win first exhibition match at home

Fernie local Dawson Hutchinson scored a shorthanded breakaway goal for the Ghostriders

PHOTOS: Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam back in full force

Shock, surprise and excitement was written on the faces of spectators during…

Team Canada step closer to Olympics after beating Puerto Rico

‘Super Round’ games to be played tomorrow at South Surrey’s Softball City

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85-year-old, lifting since 1950, on track to cinch weightlifting championship
New NHL arena gets green light in Calgary
Aaron Brown edges Andre De Grasse to win Canadian 100-metre title

Australian Majell Backhausen wins Elk Valley Ultra

Third-annual popular 50km run a sellout success

  • Aug 6, 2019

Ghostriders switch gears, prep for another season

The Fernie Ghostriders are looking forward to another strong season, despite the…

Former Fernie Ghostrider re-signs with Vancouver Canucks

Josh Teves has signed a two-year contract with the NHL team

Fernie chainsaw carver wins big at Logger Days

Michael Penny placed 3rd at Powell River Logger Sports, last weekend

American Kevin Sheehan crowned champion at Fernie disc golf tournament

Close behind was Calgary’s Bogdan Szafranowicz and American Brian Bjortomt

Elkford Thunder crowned provincial softball champions

U19 softball team takes victory on home turf during Wildcat Days weekend

Huge turnout to Lone Wolf endurance race

The 2019 Lone Wolf race in Fernie attracted 175 racers from far…

Elk Valley coach sets sight on all girls hockey team

Statistics from BC Hockey show fewer girls are signing up to play…

  • Jun 24, 2019

Elk Valley Bulls RFC reclaim Kootenay Cup

Elk Valley beats Cranbrook 7-5 to win Kootenay Cup; team off to provincials in September

GALLERY: Snow Valley Slam returns to Fernie

Avalanche City Roller Girls annihilate opponents in action-packed roller derby tourney

Fernie Mountain Bike Club hosts annual Spring Bike Blitz

Revamped event celebrates mountain biking with activities, competitions and information stalls

GALLERY: Elk Valley Bulls to host Kootenay Cup decider June 8

June 8 match to decide which team heads to the Saratoga Cup in Penticton in September

Strong volleyball culture contributes to Fernie club’s success

Three youth teams make nationals; club to introduce outdoor volleyball this summer

GALLERY: “Spectacular” start to Fernie golfing season

Fernie Golf Club gearing up for Community Day on June 9