Admiring the Tracks on the Trail

When out in the winter forest, observing the many tracks that leave an impressions in the snow. A reminder that we must all share the trail and be respectful.

Posted by Terry Nelson on Feb 14, 2017 in Outdoors

Andy Coe - Giv’ Er Shirt Works

Andy decided she needed to travel, arriving in Fernie and soon discovering the retail industry is somewhere where she can be creative and help others. Two things she revels in. 

Posted by Fix on Feb 13, 2017 in Business

Favourite Colours

Sharing similar values, both enjoying the outdoors and family, this man's wife is a zest for life. 

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Feb 12, 2017 in Community

We All Have Stories to Tell

Story telling isn't just useful for film festivals or campfires as businesses are beginning to learn the value too.

Posted by Patty Vadnais on Feb 11, 2017 in Business

February 2017 Business News

Wild Nature Tours fun-for-all-ages Winter Snowshoe Safaris, The Fernie Skating Club hosts another fabulous ice show and BARKSiDE Fernie's Customer Appreciation Day.

Posted by Fix on Feb 09, 2017 in Business

Jeff Demaniuk

Not knowing whether he or his brother would follow in his father's footsteps, this resident is happy to continue the legacy at Fernie Brewing Company.

Posted by Fix on Feb 09, 2017 in Community

Book Some Time in Fernie

There is no question, Fernie locals and visitors love being outside.

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

Nordic Skiing

There is no shortage of sports, activities, events, and athletes in the Elk Valley. It is not uncommon to see athletes of every age participating and competing in multiple races and competitions throughout all of our four seasons. This winter we thought we would highlight some of our local sports teams and organizations.

Posted by Erin Summers on Feb 06, 2017 in Outdoors

February 2017 Horoscopes

What does your astrology sign hold for February? Yann reminds us to have a Happy Valentine’s Day, and don’t forget to admire true beauty!

Posted by Yann Loranger on Feb 06, 2017 in Community

Can You Say Stoked?

Shred Kelly is part of a stellar lineup of acts set to play the community centre for the annual Fernie Stoke Fest, hosted by Fernie Trails Alliance. It’s bigger and better this year, with two nights and an early evening all-ages show. 

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Feb 04, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

February 2017 Editor's Fix

The month of love. To show our appreciation, respect and admiration. But if we don’t show ourselves this same token of kindness and love, how can we project it into the life we live and into the lives of those around us?

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Feb 04, 2017 in Community

Winter Wheezer

Competing in the equivalent of the Fernie Tears and Gears, Jesse takes on a fun winter event.

Posted by Jesse Bell on Feb 02, 2017 in Outdoors

Janet McIntyre

There is a fluidness to metal. As pieces form and become tiny sculptures that are original and unique.

Posted by admin on Feb 01, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

January 23, 2016 Council Connection

Fernie's first distillery receives its permit, the Fernie Trails Alliance honour Heiko Socher and Tourism Fernie may be moving its office in this edition of the Council Connection.

Posted by Fix on Jan 29, 2017 in Community

Secret Stash

It’s just as sweet as its namesake brownie at Freshies - the Secret Stash. Everyone has one, and to some, it’s a true secret. It’s that go-to place on the mountain on a powder day that never disappoints.

Posted by Karen Pepper on Jan 24, 2017 in Outdoors