Be More Than a Bystander

With the help of the BC Lions reminding us to “Be More than a Bystander” and to provide young and older people with the tools to stand up against violence against women and girls.

Posted by Nicky Benzie on Mar 05, 2017 in Community

March 2017 Editor's Fix

This is the Feminist Issue. And it couldn’t have been better timing. What our writers have brought to the surface has truly moved us, and our Editor hope it moves you, too.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Mar 04, 2017 in Community

March 2017 Horoscopes

The race won by Mars last month was crucial and happened in a time of eclipses, a time when our subconscious is particularly strong compared to our general awareness. Yann shares his insight into your sign with this month's horoscopes. 

Posted by Yann Loranger on Mar 04, 2017 in Community


Marking five years and 60 different adventure stories later, including completing a three-day hike, Jesse continues to adventure. Looking forward to even the smallest of trips, as they sometimes leave the biggest of impact.

Posted by Jesse Bell on Mar 03, 2017 in Outdoors

Fernie Women on Wheels

Fernie is a competitive town; the women here are inspiring and potentially intimidating on first encounter. They will challenge, accept and encourage you with empathy, most of them remember where they started, even if it was 20 years ago. It was with all these different women in mind that Fernie Women on Wheels (FWOW) was born.

Posted by Heather Lavers on Mar 01, 2017 in Outdoors

Kari Lehr

Never a particularly academic student, Kari found art class as a way to boost her grades and self esteem, but now surrounded by natural beauty, Kari is endlessly inspired.

Posted by admin on Feb 28, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Rachel Beattie

After exploring beautiful British Columbia and parts of Alberta, this lift operator now resides in Fernie, appreciating the outdoors.

Posted by James Peeters on Feb 26, 2017 in Community

Leaving Your Comfort Zone

Training for the Elkford triathlon this runner found her biggest boost was the support from family and friends on race day.

Posted by Fix on Feb 25, 2017 in Outdoors

Goddess Rising Women's Day Celebration

Fifth Year of Celebrations for Goddess Rising International Women’s Day (IWD) returns for a fifth year in Fernie, and encourages all women from throughout the Elk Valley to come and take part.

Posted by Fix on Feb 24, 2017 in Community

The Girls

When I look around me now, at the remarkable women I speak to on a daily basis, something becomes abundantly clear to me. I can now see past simply admiring your new jeans or your flawless eyeliner. I can now appreciate and admire what’s inside.

Posted by Shelby Cain on Feb 23, 2017 in Community

Join the Fernie Brewing Company Team

Fernie Brewing Company, a fast growing and dynamic craft brewery is looking for a Full-Time Territory Manager – Lower Mainland to join their crew. 

Posted by Fix on Feb 23, 2017 in Business

Training for March

Sarah helps you get ready for two great Fernie events including Griz Days, as well as geting ready for the non stop summer events to come.

Posted by Sarah Ingram on Feb 21, 2017 in Health

Bitcoins Part 1 of 2

Unless you’ve been living under a virtual rock for the past couple of years, it’s likely that you’ve come across references to bitcoins and wondered what there were. Read on. 

Posted by Fix on Feb 21, 2017 in Community

Top Five of 2016

As a new year dawns, one cannot help but look at the past year with sadness as well as joy. There were so many good movies to distract us from this political low point. Not all of them are particularly uplifting, but they are all excellent pieces of cinema, and worth your attention.

Posted by Andrew Vallance on Feb 20, 2017 in Art & Entertainment

Legacy of the Mountains

Local legends who have left many of us in this community with their legacy - a passion and love for the mountains to be enjoyed at any age.

Posted by Micah Morris on Feb 19, 2017 in Community