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


When you live in a small town like Fernie, you end up sharing a lot. Including memories with the legendary Heiko Socher.

Posted by Shelby Cain on Nov 09, 2016 in Community

Lesley Graham

With a passion and strong background in the arts, Lesley has become involved in the community in this capacity, including the Lantern Festival taking place on November 19th.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Nov 07, 2016 in Community

November 2016 Horoscopes

We must be extremely aware and cautious of our decisions and even more vigilant towards our reactions to what is happening. Yann shares his insight and horoscopes, sowing the roots of what we will face in 2017.

Posted by Yann Loranger on Nov 03, 2016 in Community

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