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The Elk Valley Trail

We have so much to be grateful for in Fernie. With all the recent Wildfires in BC and surrounding area, we are truly fortunate to have been minimally impacted. One trail that we have so many people to give our gratitude to is the Elk Valley Trail (part of The Great Trail/Trans Canada Trail).

Posted by Julie Kelly on Oct 16, 2017 in Outdoors

It Takes a Village

Soon to become a father of three, this local Fernie resident has a lot to be thankful for this month, even when toothpaste gets squeezed out all over the bathroom.

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Oct 14, 2017 in Community

Thank-you Small Business

October 15-21 is Small Business Week. A time to celebrate those who suffer the risk and hassles of everyday proprietorship. 

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Oct 12, 2017 in Business

Rachael’s Reflection

In Canada, most of us are lucky enough to have food to eat each day, a bed to sleep in and loved ones who bring us joy. Yet somehow, through cultural and societal conditioning, we’ve come to favour the negative aspects of our lives and what we feel we’re doing wrong.

Posted by Tiffany Schebesch on Oct 11, 2017 in Health

October 2017 New Business

The Fernie Pride Society celebrates their first ever Elk Valley Pride Festival and Grizzly Bear Spa and Property Maintenance opens in the Elk Valley.

Posted by admin on Oct 10, 2017 in Business

Raising a Glass to The Professor

On October 5th, a perfect fall Fernie day, inside Fernie Brewing Co.’s Tasting Room, the latest FBC seasonal brew officially launched. A brew which is undoubtedly the most special of brews to date, and close to the heart of staff, family and friends of Fernie Brewing Co.

Posted by Fix on Oct 09, 2017 in Business

Preparing for Ski Season

The summer was amazing and as we transition into winter, now is the time to start prepping for the ski season. If you have never done this before, it is an absolute game changer and well worth the effort! Here are five tips to get you going.

Posted by Sarah Ingram on Oct 08, 2017 in Health

Great Mountain Gratitude

The most glorious glow from the sun, with hues of blood-reds blending with the faded blue of the day.

Posted by Jesse Bell on Oct 06, 2017 in Outdoors

Art & the Mountains Collide on the Divide

Returning for it's second year, this decadent evening is taking place in one of Fernie’s most spectacular settings while showcasing some of Canada’s leading artists.

Posted by admin on Oct 05, 2017 in Art and Entertainment

October 2017 Editor's Fix

With this month’s issue about Gratitude, our Editor shares how we may not notice moments of gratitude in our life.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Oct 04, 2017 in Community

October 2017 Horoscopes

September proved the presence of Uranus as prominent with hurricanes (or forest fires). Yes, hurricanes are directly connected with Uranus and it is interesting to read last month’s column imagining these natural disasters. 

Posted by Yann Loranger on Oct 04, 2017 in Community

Sing Us a song, You’re the Piano Man

Jeffery Straker grew up playing piano, studying piano, earning his Licentiate from the Royal Conservatory of Music at the age of 19 – by all measures a talented player.

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Oct 03, 2017 in Art and Entertainment

Dave Hawrys

Most of the summer we heard the distinct "chopping" of helicopters and Dave was one of the many working tirelessly to protect us during the wildfire season.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Oct 01, 2017 in Community

City of Fernie Public Hearing - Short Term Rental Regulation

Recently the City of Fernie gave notice that a Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 because of the increased interest in the proposed Short Term Rental bylaws, which will have an impact on many businesses and individuals within the community.

Posted by admin on Sep 28, 2017 in Community

Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life

A story taking place nine years after the original series until it's return with each episode in the mini-series focusing in on one of the four seasons. 

Posted by Andrew Vallance on Sep 25, 2017 in Art and Entertainment

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