Eric The Runner

Representing Canada in Rio with so much integrity and inspiring me to strive for progress, not perfection.

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Oct 23, 2016 in Community

Lithium Batteries

Lithium ion batteries are truly a scientific marvel. They have a high energy density: meaning they can hold a large charge. They have a very tiny memory effect.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Oct 18, 2016 in Community

Anita and Dave Brunker

With their fascination of the sport, alongside the popularity of mountain biking, these residents spend a lot of time riding and working on the trails around Fernie.

Posted by Fix on Oct 14, 2016 in Community

New Ultra Comes to Fernie

At long last, Fernie is back on the Ultra running map with the Elk Valley Ultra taking place July 29, 2017.

Posted by admin on Oct 12, 2016 in Community

Neurons and New Tricks

Shelby asks "Why do we resist change so much?" If we’re always in a state of it, in some form or another, doesn’t Newton tell us it should be easy to keep doing it? 

Posted by Shelby Cain on Oct 07, 2016 in Community

Fernie Museum Celebrates New "Hosmer" Exhibit with Opening Reception

This October 13, the Fernie Museum is hosting an opening reception from 7-9pm for its new
Posted by Fix on Oct 06, 2016 in Community

October 2016 Horoscopes

October will demonstrate in our lives that as soon as our will is connected and serving a certain reality, our entire being starts evolving, adapting to this reality as well.

Posted by Yann Loranger on Oct 04, 2016 in Community

October 2016 Editor's Fix

October is a time of change in our valley. The summer is quickly forgotten as the days shorten, the leaves change their hue and the frosty mornings arrive.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Oct 02, 2016 in Community

How Did We Get Here?

Summer has a funny way of being endless and blurred, all at the same time. Those lazy afternoons stretch into lazy weeks. Suddenly the best before date on your milk says Aug. 20 and you think, “How can they make milk last that long?” Then you realize August 20 is tomorrow. What?

Posted by Shelby Cain on Sep 25, 2016 in Community

Online Surveys

Surveys are a great way to solicit feedback for a wide variety of uses. Most people are familiar with the use of polls, especially during election season, but surveys can be used anytime you need to ask a group of people for their opinion about something.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Sep 23, 2016 in Community

Taking Responsibility

Our present is a product of our past. We can do things to begin righting our country’s wrongs, but we cannot undo what has been done. We can only learn about and from our past, and decide to make a better future. Let us educate ourselves about and from our mistakes.

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Sep 22, 2016 in Community

2016 Fernie Ski and Board Film Fest Announces Lineup

Fernie’s approaching snow season will again be celebrated with the annual Fernie Ski and Board Film Fest and the Fernie Alpine Ski Team (FAST) Ski Swap! 

Posted by admin on Sep 20, 2016 in Community

Emma Thibodeau

Not your average teenage girl. Not only has she been home schooled her entire life, “I get to ski powder every day in the winter!” she says, and she is an enthusiastic and long-time member of Girl Guides.

Posted by Fix on Sep 17, 2016 in Community

September 2016 Astrology

As August ends at the climax of an impressive reconstruction of our will, September starts by adding an annular solar eclipse on top of it on September 1.

Posted by Yann Loranger on Sep 01, 2016 in Community

September 2016 Editor's Fix

To choose to always be learning, to actively be aware of this never-ending process and to have a thirst for knowledge, is a fantastic approach to life. 

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Aug 28, 2016 in Community