Rev. Charles Gordon is in Town – The Free Press Turns 115 Years Old

Story from April 8 1899 Rev. Charles Gordon is in Town - The Free Press Turns 115 Years Old

  • Dec 27, 2012

Bear corner

There have been many black and grizzly bear sightings throughout Elk Valley campgrounds, recreational areas and communities.

  • Aug 29, 2012

Conversations with Mary – John Duncan

The Honourable John Duncan was at Lilac Terrace for dinner recently.

  • Aug 9, 2012

Fernie, Sparwood and Jaffray athletes prepare for BC Summer Games

Ten young athletes from the East Kootenays are gearing up for the upcoming BC Summer Games in Surrey.

  • Jul 9, 2012

I Hear Humming

For some, it’s been a winter of great skiing. For some, it can’t be over soon enough.

  • Apr 10, 2012

My Fernie winter on two planks

Since I last shared my thoughts on the ski conditions, this winter has continued with the crazy variation in weather.

  • Apr 5, 2012

Skiing is extreme

Skiing is an extreme sport, but what is classed as extreme is a personal thing.

  • Mar 29, 2012

‘Tis the season

Last night I drove to the Cranbrook airport to pick up a friend.

  • Mar 18, 2012

The braille by ski

While the recent spate of storms brought great skiing, we’ve lost our bluebird days and KAVU visibility.

  • Feb 3, 2012

This day in History in the Elk Valley

A glimpse of the news on this day Jan 12 in the year 1992.

  • Jan 12, 2012