Our Team


Advertising Jennifer Cronin 250-423-4666
Jennifer has been a part of The Free Press team for over three years. Hired on as Administrator, she has been the Advertising Consultant for the past year. Jen has called Fernie home for 25 years, and when she is not working, enjoys playing in the pool league, and spending time with family and friends. advertising@thefreepress.ca

Reporter Phil McLachlan 250-423-4666
Philip McLachlan is a reporter with The Free Press, and came to Fernie in November of 2016 after working as a reporter at the Meridian Booster in Lloydminster, A.B. He graduated from the Loyalist College photojournalism program in March of 2016. Philip was born and raised on Vancouver Island. reporter2@thefreepress.ca