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The New Green

Green can make you feel good and in the Fernie Trails Alliance circles, green symbolizes “Beginner Trails”. The Trail Construction and Maintenance Committee of the FTA have been busy over the last couple of years to create an environment to experience opportunity.

Posted by Terry Nelson on Apr 09, 2017 in Outdoors

April 2017 New Business

Local resident Michelle Eagles opens Fernie’s Lash Studio and Indie Films Fernie invites you to celebrate National Canadian Film Day.

Posted by Fix on Apr 08, 2017 in Business

The Emily Brydon Youth Foundation and Fernie Alpine Resort Celebrate

This April 15 and 16, Fernie Alpine Resort celebrates a powder-filled winter season by hosting the annual Fernival Festival showcasing live music with Wide Mouth Mason, Backroad Traveler Band, Skratch Bastid and B/DC and popular events like the Powder, Pedal Paddle and Slopesoaker. 

Posted by Fix on Apr 07, 2017 in Community

April 2017 Horoscopes

Yann shares his monthly insight and reminds us that we all have a little bit of each sign within us. 

Posted by Yann Loranger on Apr 06, 2017 in Community

Elk River Apiaries

Jesse visits the Elk River Apiaries with apiarist Deborah Davidson to learn that the weeds we so often despise of are the ones little bees need. 

Posted by Jesse Bell on Apr 05, 2017 in Outdoors

April 2017 Editor's Fix

Sharing memories of the first time our Editor thought about the impact we as huamns have on this earth as her family drove through the Red Wood Forest.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Apr 05, 2017 in Community

Anita Braconnier

With her interest in photography beginning at a young age, this photographer finds it very gratifying when a viewer can connect with one of her images.

Posted by admin on Apr 03, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Fernie Brewing Company's Expansion Plans

After a busy winter and summer fast approaching, there are some expansion plans in the works for the Fernie Brewing Company. 

Posted by Fix on Apr 01, 2017 in Business

No Musical Influence Wasted

Sultans of String take influences from around world, maybe a little bit of Gypsy-jazz guitar with some Arabic folk. Add a funky bass line and some Cuban percussion, and you’ll have the pieces to make a beautiful mosaic of sound. 

Posted by Carolyn Nikodym on Mar 29, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Food for the Masses

Regardless of your cultural background, preparing food and sharing meals is a tradition we all have in common with one another. But food is much more than nourishment; it is the gesture through which we communicate sentiments, express our creativity and create memories. And it is the sharing of food with others that keeps us connected.

Posted by Tanya Malcolm on Mar 28, 2017 in Community

Raise a Glass to Spring!

Whilst news from the coast is that spring has long since arrived, local Fernie residents are surprised what each day will bring - sunshine and blue skies, torrential rain, or a few more face shots at the ski hill. Either way, spring is officially here, and as such, Fernie Brewing Co. has a plethora of returning and new seasonal brews over the next few weeks, to brighten up even the greyest of off-season skies.

Posted by Fix on Mar 25, 2017 in Business

Conquering Your Fears

A working mother with three children, knew she'd always felt that triathlon was a sport she'd like to try, except one thing kept getting in the way. She was a horrible swimmer.

Posted by Eden MacGregor on Mar 25, 2017 in Outdoors

Not in My Locker Room

Amazing women fill his life and with advancements like maternity rights and voting rights, it's easy to think our society has come a long way on women’s rights. 

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Mar 24, 2017 in Community

Bitcoins Part Two

Last month Kevin covered off some of the technical details of what bitcoins are and how they’re kept secure. This month he shares how to buy and sell bitcoins and how to make a purchase.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Mar 23, 2017 in Community

Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

Feminism is still a loaded word in our culture. It is often used as an insult or in place of calling someone a “man hater.” In Roxane Gay's new book of essays, help to ease those tensions and start to accept them as a beautiful part of being a feminist.

Posted by Lauren Fox on Mar 22, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

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