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Posted by Shona Rubens on Mar 16, 2021 in Outdoors

Social Media Makeover

By now you or someone or everyone you know has watched The Social Dilemma. If you haven’t you should. It’s eye-opening. The purpose of the documentary is to educate you about how social media is affecting your life in profound and often undesirable ways.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Mar 16, 2021 in Art and Entertainment

Public Comment Period Extended for CBT Community Initiatives and Affected Areas Funding Applications

The RDEK is encouraging residents within the region to share their thoughts on the projects being considered for funding through the 2021/2022 Trust Community Initiatives and Affected Areas Programs. 

Posted by admin on Mar 15, 2021 in Community


Alexander Hamilton was born in the British West Indies in the 1750s. His father was James Hamilton, a Scottish trader. His mother was Rachel Fawcett Lavine, the daughter of a French Huguenot physician, and wife of John Michael Lavine, a merchant who had settled on the island of St. Croix in the Danish West Indies. 

Posted by Andrew Vallance on Mar 14, 2021 in Art and Entertainment

Feedback Sought on Draft 2021 Koocanusa Recreation Strategy

The Koocanusa Recreation Steering Committee (KRSC) is seeking public comment on its Draft 2021 Koocanusa Recreation Strategy, which strives to support and manage Crown land recreation access and use in a way that maintains the ecological integrity, cultural values, recreation experience, and economic value of the Koocanusa area for current and future users.

Posted by admin on Mar 12, 2021 in Outdoors

Elk Valley Regional Land Trust Announces Launch of Fundraising Campaign, Plans to Purchase Forest Lands in Southeast British Columbia Rockies

The Elk Valley Regional Land Trust (“EVRLT” or the “Trust”) is pleased to announce the official launch of a fundraising campaign aimed at raising money to purchase large tracts of privately-held forest in the Southeast British Columbia Rocky Mountains.

Posted by admin on Mar 12, 2021 in Community

Legends in Your Neighbourhood

A legend, by definition, is someone who is extremely well-known to excel at something notable, who’s influenced our culture, or changed the world in some way. In short: Someone BIG.

Posted by Michael Hepher on Mar 12, 2021 in Art and Entertainment

Interior Health Vaccination Clinic at Fernie Memorial Arena

Interior Health will be setting up a COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic at Fernie Memorial Arena, with immunizations set to begin April 12, 2021.

Posted by admin on Mar 11, 2021 in Community

March 2021 New Business

Beautycounter – Sadie Rosgen and Caroline Marquis

Posted by admin on Mar 10, 2021 in Business

March 2021 Business News

AFRoS – Southern Rockies Francophone Association

Posted by admin on Mar 10, 2021 in Business

This Legend Needs a Home

It goes without saying, but I’ll say it again, Fernie is synonymous with the term legendary: legendary snow, legendary views, legendary people. Steph Fleming is no exception. When she opened Infinitea eight years ago, some locals laughed at the idea of yet another coffee shop but what they didn’t know was that it would evoke so much more.

Posted by Sadie Rosgen on Mar 10, 2021 in Art and Entertainment

March 2021 Editor's Fix

Lately, I have thought a lot about women being labelled as emotional. Like it’s a negative attribute and something that should be discouraged and avoided. This has made me realize that people seem to have created a habit of commenting on other people’s emotional states. 

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Mar 09, 2021 in Community

Be Your Own Legend

In the past few years Dr. Kirsten Neff has become one of my personal legends. In her teachings about the importance of self-compassion I learned that the actions of other people are not a direct evaluation of my worth. Read that again. We crave acknowledgement from others. “Good job,” or “you got this” really can be some of the greatest words we hear in life. When we were young, we were praised for the smallest acts. Cheers and clapping arrived for all of our momentous occasions like smiling, standing, or taking a step. 

Posted by Tyla Charbonneau on Mar 09, 2021 in Health

Shaping Community Together

Posted by Ange Qualizza on Mar 07, 2021 in Community

Women’s Enterprise Centre

Posted by Brad Parsell on Mar 07, 2021 in Business