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Getting Away

We all have felt it, the urge to travel. Even though the motives vary, all travels share one simple fact, a distance has been created between us and our everyday lives. Something that allows us to gain perspective of what has become our routine, and explore those of others.

Posted by Saga Ahlstrand on Jun 17, 2017 in Community

June 2017 Business News

Fernie Therapeutic Horse and Pony Club fundraiser, Perfect Circle Management and Snow Valley Spa & Leisure celebrate 20 years of business.

Posted by Fix on Jun 16, 2017 in Business

Easy to Access Views

With the entire summer ahead, make sure to set some time aside to take in the view. These three vistas promise to reward you with new memories, unique experiences and fresh perspectives.

Posted by Christine Thompson on Jun 14, 2017 in Outdoors

Finding Balance

Sometimes jobs just feel like work and sometimes we need a break. Sometimes we need to work on the ever-elusive work/life balance.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Jun 13, 2017 in Business

Todd Loewen

Losing Eirin Amundsen, a dedicated soccer coach and athlete, a Registered Nurse at the Elk Valley Hospital, family member and friend, the entire community felt this loss and many were searching of a way to honour her memory.

Posted by Fix on Jun 13, 2017 in Community

Third Annual Ab Challenge

June is the perfect time to get your core strong and abs toned, in preparation for the getaways you have planned this summer. Sarah helps you get ready with this challenge!

Posted by Sarah Ingram on Jun 12, 2017 in Health

Lift Accessed Hiking with Jono Leonard

The hiking program at Fernie Alpine Resort is becoming more and more popular these days, with the recent addition of Nature Bob’s Interpretive Centre, guided nature hikes, and specialty hikes (focusing on fossils, wildflowers, or trees).

Posted by Karen Pepper on Jun 11, 2017 in Outdoors

June 2017 New Business

Fernie's newest electrical company, Black Diamond Electrical, the Fernie Youth Action Network and First Peak Home Inspections helps ensure you know your homes condition before purchasing it. 

Posted by Fix on Jun 10, 2017 in Business

Tour Divide 2017 Comes Through Fernie, BC

In the spring of 2010 a teacher-friend sent me a link to a documentary called Ride the Divide. It was available for viewing on YouTube as part of its release promotion. Out of curiosity, I clicked on the link while enjoying my morning coffee. And found myself in the same position, glued to the computer screen just under an hour and a half later, completely in awe of the people I met throughout. 

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Jun 09, 2017 in Community

Myrle journeys to Fernie

If it takes courage to create art, to dig into the depths, actively turn off the internal editor, it takes the biggest kind of bravery to put that art out there, to show the everyone how your singular brain processes the world.

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Jun 08, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

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

Selling A Home

On October 3, 2016 the federal government announced changes to tighten the rules on the Principle Residence Exemption (PRE). Prior to the new rules, the Canada Revenue Agency did not have a system to track principle residence exemption claims. The new reporting requirements have been implemented to improve compliance with existing rules. 

Posted by Jaime Hanson on Jun 06, 2017 in Business

Have you Hit the Deck yet?

Sunny afternoons in Fernie have us glued to the patio, and the newest addition to Fernie Brewing Company's Limited Release IPA Series makes the perfect companion to a relaxing summer day.

Posted by Fix on Jun 05, 2017 in Business

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

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