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Selling A Home

On October 3, 2016 the federal government announced changes to tighten the rules on the Principle Residence Exemption (PRE). Prior to the new rules, the Canada Revenue Agency did not have a system to track principle residence exemption claims. The new reporting requirements have been implemented to improve compliance with existing rules. 

Posted by Jaime Hanson on Jun 06, 2017 in Business

Have you Hit the Deck yet?

Sunny afternoons in Fernie have us glued to the patio, and the newest addition to Fernie Brewing Company's Limited Release IPA Series makes the perfect companion to a relaxing summer day.

Posted by Fix on Jun 05, 2017 in Business

Island Lake Lodge's Summer Guide

With the opening of Island Lake Lodge set for June 9th, there's a lot to be excited about this summer.
 

Posted by Fix on May 22, 2017 in Business

May 2017 New Business

Hourglass Window Cleaning and Singing Therapy open their doors to the community and Goliath Tech Kootenay.

Posted by Fix on May 22, 2017 in Business

May 2017 Business News

The Wildsight Elk Valley Community Yard Sale is back, Fernie Brewing Company's expansion plans begin, Giv'Er Shirt Works Shirt-Away Competition and Rebecca Vaughan from Thunder Meadows Massage Therapy returns from maternity leave. 

Posted by Fix on May 15, 2017 in Business

A Place Everyone Wants to Call Home

People want to live in Fernie because of the lifestyle. It is a town people want to live in where entrepreneurs will create work so they can enjoy the lifestyle and the great sense of community here.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on May 13, 2017 in Business

GM Brings New Focus to the Fernie Golf & Country Club

The new General Manager at the Fernie Golf & Country Club, Max Sherwood is bringing new and exciting ideas about growing golf in the community. He'll be implementing a number of initiatives in an effort to make the Club more enticing for young players, women, families and seniors.

Posted by Fix on Apr 20, 2017 in Business

Island Lake Lodge's 1st Annual Untamed Kootenays Culinary Event

This June, Island Lake Lodge Catskiing​ welcomes food lovers to experience elevated Kootenay cuisine as Island Lake’s Head Chef Keith Farkas invites two notable Calgary chefs to join him in the kitchen for the 1st Annual Untamed Kootenays Culinary event.

Posted by Fix on Apr 17, 2017 in Business

April 2017 Business News

Burma Road Estates begins phase two, the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program and Dr. Karley Denoon a board certified Naturopathic Physician is now providing care to families and individuals of all ages.

Posted by Fix on Apr 16, 2017 in Business

Larsen & Whelan Builders Scoop Two Georgie Awards

Larsen & Whelan successfully beat competition from all over the province to take home TWO of the most prestigious categories at the 2017 Canadian Home Builders' Association of British Columbia (CHBA BC) 25th Anniversary Georgie Awards®.

Posted by Fix on Apr 14, 2017 in Business

Turning Green into Green

It is often reported that the public perceives going green as an expensive undertaking. Patty gives us five green practices for businesses to help the bottom line. 

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Apr 12, 2017 in Business

April 2017 New Business

Local resident Michelle Eagles opens Fernie’s Lash Studio and Indie Films Fernie invites you to celebrate National Canadian Film Day.

Posted by Fix on Apr 08, 2017 in Business

Fernie Brewing Company's Expansion Plans

After a busy winter and summer fast approaching, there are some expansion plans in the works for the Fernie Brewing Company. 

Posted by Fix on Apr 01, 2017 in Business

Raise a Glass to Spring!

Whilst news from the coast is that spring has long since arrived, local Fernie residents are surprised what each day will bring - sunshine and blue skies, torrential rain, or a few more face shots at the ski hill. Either way, spring is officially here, and as such, Fernie Brewing Co. has a plethora of returning and new seasonal brews over the next few weeks, to brighten up even the greyest of off-season skies.

Posted by Fix on Mar 25, 2017 in Business

Diversity Performs

Relating to the ongoing, unrecognized bias that business managers or owners are male.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Mar 17, 2017 in Business

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