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Wapiti Music Festival Sees Record Breaking Year

The seventh annual Wapiti Music Festival took place over the weekend amidst one of busiest summers on record for Fernie BC.

Posted by Fix on Aug 18, 2017 in Art and Entertainment

Unplugged to Get Connected

Like obtaining any sort of capital, it takes work. It is built through connecting, building trust, and collaborating.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Aug 17, 2017 in Business

The Inaugural Elk Valley Ultra - July 29, 2017

Photo from Leg 1 by Raven Eye Photography, visit their site for all photos from this event

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Aug 16, 2017 in Community

August 2017 New Business

Former Hornquist, Stephanie Bryant becomes the new chiropractor and owner at Kootenay Chiropractic and Sports Performance

Posted by Fix on Aug 16, 2017 in Business

Freyja Lifestyle Fashion Makes the Finals in Global Boutique Awards

From over 4,000 boutiques worldwide, FREYJA of Fernie has won the hearts of both local and global shoppers being voted into the final round of the 2017 Boutique Awards in Canada as a contender for Online Boutique of the Year.

Posted by Fix on Aug 15, 2017 in Business

The Key to Safer Browsing is a Lock

This month I want to talk about browsing the web securely. Over the last couple of years a number of the large web players, such as Google, have started to push websites and web users to secure websites.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Aug 14, 2017 in Community

Fernie Tears & Gears

This month’s Spin to Win contest is for the Fernie Tears & Gears Trail Running/Mountain Biking Duathlon on September 3.

Posted by Julie Kelly on Aug 13, 2017 in Outdoors

Mason’s Mindful Eating

As we make an effort to unplug and remove ourselves from the increasing technology we have at our fingertips, have we considered how these may be affecting our relationship with food?

Posted by Tiffany Schebesch on Aug 12, 2017 in Health

Text Me

It’s happened slowly, like erosion or global warming or the growth of a beard. You might not even notice how out-of-control it’s actually gotten. Until you start asking people you’re having a conversation with to text you what they just told you.

Posted by Shelby Cain on Aug 11, 2017 in Community

Claiming Business Use of Home

Do you earn money working from home? Whether you are self-employed or an employee, if you meet conditions laid out by Canada Revenue Agency, you may be able to deduct some of your housing operating costs against income earned.

Posted by Fix on Aug 10, 2017 in Business

Tyra Collombin

Art, you can say, is Tyra's way of getting “unplugged” from competitive sport and the stress and focus that comes with it.

Posted by Fix on Aug 09, 2017 in Art and Entertainment

Heiko’s Trail and the Bisaro Cave

There is an otherworldly place just outside of Fernie. In this place, water carves its way out of the earth, and over geologic timespans, creates a massive hole in the side of a mountain. At this interface, darkness intermingles with light effortlessly to create an entirely separate ecosystem from the surroundings.

Posted by Ahmed Mumeni on Aug 09, 2017 in Outdoors

Downhilling with Samantha Sedlowsky

Summer in Fernie is mountain biking. Or hiking, or fishing. Samantha Sedlowsky is one of Fernie Alpine Resort's talented veteran coaches who can help take your riding to the next level. 

Posted by Karen Pepper on Aug 08, 2017 in Outdoors

August 2017 Horoscopes

Yann's reminds us that we all have a little bit of each sign within us, consider each of the following as addressing a specific part of yourself in this month's edition of Astrology.

Posted by Yann Loranger on Aug 06, 2017 in Community

A Weekend at Wapiti

If every music festival started in the mountains, and ended with star-gazing and grassy naps, Jesse would never do anything else.

Posted by Jesse Bell on Aug 06, 2017 in Outdoors

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