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Make the Most of Time With Your Teen

Perhaps this a wake-up call to hang out more with your own mom and dad.

Posted by Fix on Jan 21, 2018 in Community

Fernie Outdooor Rink Schedule, 2018

It's been nearly a month since the opening of the amazing outdoor arena in Fernie, BC. Since then, the space adjacent to the Aquatic Centre has been a hub of activity, for all ages and levels.

Posted by admin on Jan 19, 2018 in Community

Youth: Apply Now for Free Leadership Event

Youth aged 14 to 18 from around the Columbia Basin are invited to apply to attend the Leadership Summit in Kimberley on May 4 to 6, 2018 where they will strengthen their abilities, learn about themselves and their communities, and have fun!

Posted by Fix on Jan 17, 2018 in Community

Chuck Shoesmith

Member of the Fernie Lions Club, Chuck was instrumental in presenting a proposal at the Committee of the Whole meeting for an outdoor rink.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Jan 15, 2018 in Community

100 New Child Care Spaces, Improvements To 41 Facilities

Children and families in the Columbia Basin will soon benefit from 100 new licensed child care spaces and new equipment and improvements in 41 facilities. This is thanks to over $1 million from Columbia Basin Trust’s new Child Care Capital Grants program.

Posted by Fix on Jan 14, 2018 in Community

City of Fernie Council Connection, January 8, 2018

Hightlights include Discretionary Grants, Bylaws and the Station Square Public Art Project.

Posted by admin on Jan 12, 2018 in Community

Welcome to the New World

An estrogen revolution the likes of which we haven’t seen since women were deemed worthy enough to vote.

Posted by Shelby Cain on Jan 09, 2018 in Community

January 2018 Editor's Fix

With the New Year, our Editor feels the energy of change. We can no longer turn our heads and look the other way. We are not okay with: I’ll do it tomorrow.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Jan 07, 2018 in Community

Fernie Distillers to open this winter season, 2018

Fernie Distillers, operated by husband and wife duo Andrew Hayden and Jillian Rutherford, have been working hard and are in the final stages of renovating their location on 1st Avenue in downtown Fernie, BC. 

Posted by admin on Jan 05, 2018 in Community

Fernie's Shuttle New Years Eve Schedule

Fernie's ski shuttle will be offering extended evening service over New Years Eve. The ski shuttle is thanks to a partnership between the City of Fernie, Tourism Fernie, the Fernie Chamber of Commerce and Resorts of the Canadian Rockies. 

Posted by Fix on Dec 26, 2017 in Community

The Next Chapter

After 64 articles and almost six years, Adam celebrates the people who've played big roles in his time with the Fernie Fix.

Posted by Adam K. MacDonald on Dec 24, 2017 in Community

Amateur cameraman catches Fernie elf in the act and gets a huge surprise

The team behind the Fernie Elf has been caught in the act on amateur video footage. Since the elf’s first appearance, the community and local constabulary have been bamboozled by the elf and think that the phenomenon could only be the work of the REAL SANTA CLAUS.

Posted by Fix on Dec 23, 2017 in Community

16 Social Projects to Receive $1 Million

From young to old, people with diverse needs from around the Columbia Basin will benefit from 16 projects aimed at improving their social well-being.

Posted by Fix on Dec 22, 2017 in Community

Province Partners with Columbia Basin Trust for New Affordable Housing

People struggling to find an affordable place to live in the Columbia Basin region will have access to new affordable rental housing, thanks to a partnership announced today between the B.C. government and the Columbia Basin Trust.

Posted by Fix on Dec 18, 2017 in Community

Outdoor Rink Grand Opening in Fernie, BC December 21, 2017

Fernie is buzzing with excitement as the Grand Opening of its first NHL-size ice rink fast appproaches. This December 21, 2017 the City of Fernie in partnership with the Calgary Flames Foundation and the Fernie Lions Club is hosting an opening event beginning at 5pm.

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Dec 16, 2017 in Community