January 9, 2017 Council Connection

City Council approves the opening of a distillery in Fernie and things to remember to do in January!

Posted by Fix on Jan 13, 2017 in Community

Elizza Hunter

A 24-year-old female from the Gold Coast, Australia, currently enjoying her second winter in Canada after spending her previous season in the mountains of Kananaskis, Alberta.

Posted by James Peeters on Jan 06, 2017 in Community

January 2017 Horoscopes

As the New Year arrives, we realize that the Jupiter energy will be key in 2017. Jupiter is a great generous leader, giving a lot to his people and enjoying being loved by them.

Posted by Yann Loranger on Jan 05, 2017 in Community

January 2017 Editor's Fix

We all tend to be hard on ourselves, especially in January with the New Year upon us. Beginning today, let’s make an effort to acknowledge these parts of ourselves. 

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Jan 03, 2017 in Community

Hockey Night in Fernie

Canada’s favourite pastime, the fastest game on ice… whatever cliché you choose, Fernie’s own Friday Night Lights shine brightest when the Ghostriders are playing at home.

Posted by Sara Moulton on Dec 21, 2016 in Community

Celebrate Change

As the end of her Grade 12 year nears, the rest of her life approaches. This statement seems so broad and yet so straightforward, but it’s a time in her life that is so new, a time that should be celebrated with the knowledge that change is inevitable. 

Posted by Micah Morris on Dec 19, 2016 in Community

Bright Future

It’s December, and I hope you’re watching the snow falling outside. Your eyes drift often to the ski hill as you wonder how it is up there. Or maybe you don’t like the snow, but you’re happy to be cozy and warm in this moment. If it’s close to Christmas you might be up at the hill, enjoying a vacation with friends or family. 

Posted by Shelby Cain on Dec 17, 2016 in Community

Leon Verstraeten

Having spent the previous winter in Haida Gwaii on the West Coast, he was very eager to venture into the mountains after friends had got into his ear about Fernie.

Posted by James Peeters on Dec 11, 2016 in Community

Jeri Mitchell and Rhoda Deluca

Run by this power team, the Snow Valley Christmas Random Acts of Kindness helps families through a rough time, 

Posted by admin on Dec 06, 2016 in Community

December 2016 Astrology

As we celebrate the end of this rich year, December uses this pause in time that happens when we all cheerfully rejoice in the spirit of Christmas, to work on our consciousness. 

Posted by Yann Loranger on Dec 04, 2016 in Community

December 2016 Editor's Fix

Ten years ago, our Editor met a creative genius who had a joint dream and together they took a leap to create Claris Media and the Fernie Fix.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Nov 30, 2016 in Community

The Greatest Accomplishment

Reminding yourself to think about who you are and who you want to be, and how to navigate the difference in “a world that is constantly trying to make me something else.”

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Nov 24, 2016 in Community

Emily Brydon Youth Foundation and Island Lake Team in Winter Fundraiser

In September of 2015, the Emily Brydon Youth Foundation (EBYF) held its tenth annual fundraiser, a fun and spirited golf tournament at the Fernie Golf & Country Club. Although it was a successful and well-known event, the EBYF board decided to move towards different types of fundraising and social gatherings that would have wider reach, create excitement and bring people together.

Posted by admin on Nov 23, 2016 in Community

November 17, 2016 Council Connection

Council appoints a new CAO, bylaws on single family residental dwellings, nominations for the George Majic Spiritius Award and the future schedule for council meetings.

Posted by Fix on Nov 17, 2016 in Community


We've all done it. We’ve downloaded a sketchy program. Now, what to do about it?

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Nov 16, 2016 in Community