Shop Local

Jillian Rutherford and Andrew Hayden - owners of the Fernie Distillers. (Scott Tibballs / The Free Press)

Shopping local more important than ever

Spending dollars in the Elk Valley keeps businesses open and workers employed

 

Robyn Peel and Dawn Deydey celebrate the Local Store’s grand opening. (Soranne Floarea/ The Free Press)

Local Store celebrates grand opening

The shop is the Elk Valley’s first location to purchase locally grown produce year-round

 

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Elkford chamber encourages shopping local this holiday season

Local businesses are asked to advertise weekly on the Shop Local Elkford BC Facebook page

 

Local Store employees get excited about the opening of their new location. (Photo Contributed)

Local Store prepares to open doors

The shop aims to open it’s doors at the old Freshies location before Christmas

Local Store employees get excited about the opening of their new location. (Photo Contributed)
The Local Store is currently open for online harvest orders. (Photo Contributed)

Local Store launches online harvest orders

The orders must be placed prior to Oct. 27 for pick-up or delivery on Oct 30

The Local Store is currently open for online harvest orders. (Photo Contributed)
President of Wildsight Elk Valley Mary Cosman, and Regional and Elk Valley Director Casey Brennan at the Mountain Market in Fernie. (Scott Tibballs/The Free Press)

Year-round local produce shop comes to Fernie

Miniature Sunday markets lead up to the store’s grand opening

President of Wildsight Elk Valley Mary Cosman, and Regional and Elk Valley Director Casey Brennan at the Mountain Market in Fernie. (Scott Tibballs/The Free Press)