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Fernie will soon have another air-link to Vancouver from the Canadian Rockies International Airport. WestJet announced this week it is starting a non-stop, direct flight.
The BC Wildfire Service is imploring the public to be vigilant with fire use, noting that fire wardens discovered and [...]
Trust supports nine communities with Community Wildfire Education Grants
After years of court cases and appeals, the B.C. Court of Appeal ruled that Glacier Resort’s environmental certificate has expired and they cannot proceed with construction
The notification system will only be used for evacuation alerts or orders and has been implemented as an additional tool to help us get the word out as quickly as possible to affected areas when time is of the essence
There’s a reason that summer is Fernie’s favourite season, there are endless outdoor adventures to enjoy and long days to [...]
Mark Laver, from Castlegar and District Economic Development office, is looking into the possibility of returning the Kootenays to a superior mode of transport.
Although I am no longer involved in local government, I have not detached from Fernie — a place I’ve called home for 65 years and a place I love passionately.
The Fernie Fall Fair is a grassroots community event that encourages people to bridge rural and urban living by promoting agriculture, recreation, household arts, and gardening.
The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is establishing Fernie’s first coworking space. The goal of this project is to provide a [...]
Fernie mountain biker, Jennifer McHugh, is the new Canadian Enduro Champion! Fernie based Team Blue Clover had an incredible weekend [...]
Effective at noon Pacific time on Monday, July 29, 2019, Category 2 open burning will be prohibited throughout the Southeast Fire Centre's jurisdiction, including the Rocky Mountain Natural Resource District, the Selkirk Natural Resource District, the Elk Valley and South Country.
Vail Resorts (Vail Resort, Inc. MTN (NYSE)) just announced they bought the Peak Resorts group of 17 ski areas. Most [...]
Poets, performers, visual art displays included at international conference showcasing Columbia Basin Arts & Culture
The Board of Directors for each of the six credit unions considering a merger – Columbia Valley Credit Union, East Kootenay Community Credit Union, Grand Forks Credit Union, Heritage Credit Union, Kootenay Savings Credit Union and Nelson & District Credit Union – reviewed and analyzed the merger business case.
It’s a one act play with two scenes performed as a radio broadcast and the theme of the play is about setting aside what it is that hinders a person’s ability to adjust to change and move on.
Canwel’s recent logging in a sub-alpine bowl south of Fernie included endangered whitebark pine trees.
Saturday July 13, 2019 had long- time fans of entertainer Kenny Hess gather at the Community Center to listen to [...]
The City of Fernie Bylaw Services is increasing their presence at larger events on City property, including the Wednesday Night Social and the Sunday Mountain Market
The City of Fernie and the Fernie Trails Alliance has collaborated to provide City-owned land to open a couple of green and family-friendly loops outside of the Ridgemont closure area.