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Fernogamous

Once in a while, everyone needs a vacation. I think it’s in our DNA. It’s a strange thing to need a vacation while living in a town where there is a constant influx of vacationers.

Posted by Shelby Cain on Jun 07, 2017 in Community

June 2017 Horoscopes

June evokes the power of people rising, growing slowly out of strong shared emotions arising from difficult decisions taken by government authorities.

Posted by Yann Loranger on Jun 04, 2017 in Community

June 2017 Editor's Fix

This June, we challenge you to find a new Fernie getaway. Somewhere you’ve never been, or something you have yet to try

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Jun 03, 2017 in Community

It’s Working

Hey, parents. Guess what? If you’ve made a leap of faith, and a few major sacrifices to raise your family in the Elk Valley, it may have been the best decision you’ve ever made.

Posted by Shelby Cain on May 23, 2017 in Community

Sense of Belonging

A sense of belonging in your community is incredibly important. Community is a complex web of interchanging mutuality that is supportive and inclusive. Fernie has and will forever hold these positive attributes; it is what creates meaningful relationships and lasting friendships.

Posted by Micah Morris on May 21, 2017 in Community

Raspberries and Cheese Trays

Community building isn’t just about the big things, like getting into municipal politics, or starting a new business. Community building is also about every day choices: supporting local shops, hosting potlucks, saying hello to neighbours, resisting gossip, attending local events, introducing yourself to strangers, extending and accepting invitations.

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on May 19, 2017 in Community

A Backup Story

When your hard drive crashes without warning, it's a friendly reminder that maybe should have backed up our data.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on May 16, 2017 in Community

Fred Gietz and Bernie Pulsifer

These two have been dedicated to the advancement of Fernie’s trail network for over 25 years, and not surprisingly are being honoured by the Fernie Mountain Bike Club this May. 

Posted by Fix on May 09, 2017 in Community

May 2017 Editor's Fix

“You’ll come for the winter, stay for the summer and then you’ll never leave.” Our Guest Editor must have heard this at least a half dozen times during her four weeks here in Fernie.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on May 05, 2017 in Community

May 2017 Horoscopes

Since we all have a little bit of each sign within us, Yann asks us to read it all for every aspect within yourself.

Posted by Yann Loranger on May 03, 2017 in Community

April 24, 2017 Council Connection

In this edition of the Council Connection, The Fernie Secondary School's initiative for the Rainbow Crosswalk Project, the Access Management Compliance and Enforcement Program and the West Fernie Official Community makes amendments to their advisory committee. 

Posted by Fix on Apr 25, 2017 in Community

17 in ’17

They say that March roars in like a lion, but goes out like a lamb. But with the melting snow spring, and even thoughts of summer, are creeping in. Adam shares how to make the most of it.

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Apr 23, 2017 in Community

Appreciate Your Planet

Participating in the wonders that the world has to offer is the first step to fostering an appreciation for our earth, and creating impactful and mindful changes.

Posted by Micah Morris on Apr 19, 2017 in Community

Computerized Cooking

A favourite hobby brings a sudden realization just how 'computerized' it's become. 

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Apr 16, 2017 in Community

Sharon Swtizer

Growing up in Manitoba and eventually moving to Fernie where she met her future husband and where her passion for the environment began. 

Posted by Fix on Apr 15, 2017 in Community

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