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Elkford ready to curl

The Elkford Curling Centre is preparing for some exciting events to accompany…

Professor Marzen a tribute to late brewer

Fernie Brewing celebrates Oktoberfest with slew of new brews

  • Oct 16th, 2017

Meet Fernie’s own Luthier, Kim Kennedy, who creates precious handmade instruments

Luthiers are few and far between these days, which is why Fernie…

VIDEO: Kestrel chicks released into wild bring a happy end to wildfire season

Work crews on frontlines of worst wildlife season in B.C. history helped save two birds

Isabella Dicken Elementary gets creative

Makeshift classrooms held in gymnasium while portables are prepared

  • Sep 27th, 2017
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Event showcases aboriginal achievements

     

    There's a buzzz around Central City

       

      Elizabeth's Wildlife Centre hosts its annual open house weekend

         

        Team Island Quad comes to White Rock

           

          Cleaning up apple trees a ‘pressing’ matter

          Wildsight toolshare program offers apple presses to clean up trees and keep bears away

          • Sep 27th, 2017

          Concentrating effort pays off for Fernie couple

          Entrepreneurial family opens mini storage facility

          • Sep 27th, 2017

          Hadden Kelloway; just another one of the boys

          “I needed to live my life, I needed to be me and nobody else,” he said.

          Commemorative plaque unveiled in Fernie

          100 years since Coal Creek Mine Disaster

          • Sep 21st, 2017

          B.C. pond hockey game receives Canada-wide exposure

          A picture of a pond hockey game in Lytton has been included in a Canadian Museum of History booklet

          Greenhills wins best surface team overall

          Elk Valley teams shine at 2017 National Western Region Mine Rescue Competition

          B.C. food bank creates cook book for clients

          Designed for people who aren’t necessarily familiar with cooking the type of food the bank gives out.

          Fires continue to burn unattended southeast of Elko

          BC Wildfire service says fires not threatening communities or structures

          • Sep 11th, 2017

          Demolition Derby goes on amidst wildfire concerns

          City and Fire Department pitch in with water services