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It Takes a Village

Soon to become a father of three, this local Fernie resident has a lot to be thankful for this month, even when toothpaste gets squeezed out all over the bathroom.

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Oct 14, 2017 in Community

October 2017 Editor's Fix

With this month’s issue about Gratitude, our Editor shares how we may not notice moments of gratitude in our life.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Oct 04, 2017 in Community

October 2017 Horoscopes

September proved the presence of Uranus as prominent with hurricanes (or forest fires). Yes, hurricanes are directly connected with Uranus and it is interesting to read last month’s column imagining these natural disasters. 

Posted by Yann Loranger on Oct 04, 2017 in Community

Dave Hawrys

Most of the summer we heard the distinct "chopping" of helicopters and Dave was one of the many working tirelessly to protect us during the wildfire season.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Oct 01, 2017 in Community

City of Fernie Public Hearing - Short Term Rental Regulation

Recently the City of Fernie gave notice that a Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 because of the increased interest in the proposed Short Term Rental bylaws, which will have an impact on many businesses and individuals within the community.

Posted by admin on Sep 28, 2017 in Community

Jerrold Jewsbury and Alan Day

Traveling alongside each other to various locations in the area, these inspectors for the Ministry of Energy and Mines in BC share their passion for mining.

Posted by Fix on Sep 08, 2017 in Community

Hazy Days

The hazy days of summer are on their way out. Damn, it was a good one, wasn’t it? As poetry and rock lyrics like to remind us, when the things we take for granted become out of reach, we realize how much they mean to us.

Posted by Shelby Cain on Sep 06, 2017 in Community

Community Hall - A Food Policy for Canada

Food matters. The decisions we make as individuals, as a community and as a country about food have a direct impact on our health, environment, economy, and communities. Working together, we can put more affordable, safe, healthy, food on tables across the country, while protecting the environment.

Posted by Fix on Sep 05, 2017 in Community

September 2017 Editor’s Fix

Growing up, we always discussed as a family what we wanted to do when we were older. 

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Sep 04, 2017 in Community

September 2017 Horoscopes

Yann would call September 2017 “the serpent’s tail.” Find out what your sign has in store for you this month.

Posted by Yann Loranger on Sep 02, 2017 in Community

August 24, 2017 Council Connection

The latest staff reports, bylaws and reports of the committees in this edition of the Council Connection.

Posted by admin on Aug 26, 2017 in Community

Disconnect to Reconnect

“Get offline, free your mind, go outside and disconnect to reconnect.”

Posted by Santi Quiroga on Aug 22, 2017 in Community

Dear Diary

Turning 40 and finding yourself reflecting a lot on family and friends and other important things in life, including getting back into journaling.

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Aug 19, 2017 in Community

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

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