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Text Me

It’s happened slowly, like erosion or global warming or the growth of a beard. You might not even notice how out-of-control it’s actually gotten. Until you start asking people you’re having a conversation with to text you what they just told you.

Posted by Shelby Cain on Aug 11, 2017 in Community

August 2017 Horoscopes

Yann's reminds us that we all have a little bit of each sign within us, consider each of the following as addressing a specific part of yourself in this month's edition of Astrology.

Posted by Yann Loranger on Aug 06, 2017 in Community

August 2017 Editor's Fix

Our Editor doesn't find time, she makes time. Because her soul yearns for it. The time to herself, deep into nature, far from all things busy and loud and demanding. Time to feel connected. To feel alive.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Aug 05, 2017 in Community

Rebecca Vaughan and Jeremy Grassick

Have you ever wanted to live off the land, to be completely self-sustainable and conservative in life? Rebecca Vaughan and Jeremy Grassick have been working towards this for some time. 

Posted by Fix on Aug 03, 2017 in Community

Rush

Adrenaline, the moment air is filling your lungs and you feel alive. Meet Erik Ahlfaenger, a 17-year-old adrenaline junky.

Posted by Erik Ahlfaenger on Jul 24, 2017 in Community

Machine Learning

If you have heard about ML, but you don’t understand it and are worried that one day your self-driving car will be taking you to the unemployment office, then this column is for you.

Posted by Fix on Jul 23, 2017 in Community

And the Crowd Goes Wild

Have you ever given yourself a version of this little pep talk? I hope so. Because if you have, it means you’ve tried something that scared the shit out of you. While people looked on. Adrenaline gushing through your veins. 

Posted by Shelby Cain on Jul 22, 2017 in Community

Bravery

How do you raise a brave daughter? Society seems quite willing to teach girls that boys should be brave, while girls should be timid.

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Jul 21, 2017 in Community

Nature Conservancy Suspends Public Access to Land

Photo: Mount Broadwood, by David Couse

Posted by admin on Jul 19, 2017 in Community

Ross Roseingrave

 Full of great ideas and passion for the trails, we were super curious as to how someone from Ireland got into mountain biking…particularly downhill, and also how ended up in Fernie.

Posted by Fix on Jul 06, 2017 in Community

July 2017 Editor’s Fix

Welcome to Summer in Fernie! Our Editor shares her hope that you enjoy a healthy dose of adrenaline this July!

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Jul 05, 2017 in Community

July 2017 Horoscopes

Yann provides insight into your monthly astrology and reminds us that we have a little bit of each sign in us.

Posted by Yann Loranger on Jul 04, 2017 in Community

Elk Valley Students Take Action For Clean Water

We turn on our taps and water comes out. This spring, students from the Elk Valley discovered through in-class sessions and hands-on action projects that saw them raising watershed awareness by painting hundreds of yellow fish on community storm drains and wrapping trees in the West Fernie Wetland.

Posted by Fix on Jul 02, 2017 in Community

WannaCry Ransomware

Making headlines around the world, people are waking up to a scary looking screen, informing them that their files were encrypted and if they wanted them back they have to pay a ransom.

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on Jun 24, 2017 in Community

Something Special

Travel is a great way to explore the world and our perspective of it; travel is a great educator. 

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Jun 21, 2017 in Community