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October 22, 2017 Update on Fernie Memorial Arena Leak

FERNIE, BC – As residents in Fernie who had been evacuated earlier this week settle into their homes this afternoon, the focus at Fernie Memorial Arena now turns to the clean-up process and

Posted by admin on Oct 22, 2017 in Community

October 20, 2017 City of Fernie Update on Ammonia Leak at Fernie Memorial Arena

Today, October 20, 2017 at approximately 2:35pm the City held its fourth Press Conference at Red Tree Lodge.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Oct 20, 2017 in Community

October 19, 2017 City of Fernie Ammonia Leak and Evacuation Update

At 11:15am on October 19, 2017, the City of Fernie hosted its third conference to update the press on the ammonia leak at the Fernie Memorial Arena, that took three lives including two valued and loved employees at the City of Fernie and an employee of CIMCO Refrigeration.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Oct 19, 2017 in Community

Penguins in the Pool

The world has faced some major challenges lately. And yet, somehow, we feel more thankful than ever. 

Posted by Shelby Cain on Oct 18, 2017 in Community

Oct 18, 2017 City Update on Ammonia Leak at Fernie Memorial Arena

The last 24 hours in Fernie, BC have been heavy to say the least.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Oct 18, 2017 in Community

UPDATE: Fernie Memorial Arena Ammonia Leak

FERNIE, BC – 7:30pm October 17, 2017 -  Emergency crews remain on scene responding to an ammonia leak at Fernie Memorial Arena.

The site has been secured, however crews are still unable to safely enter the facility.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Oct 17, 2017 in Community

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 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

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