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Reconnecting the Rockies

If you drive enough on a provincial highway, it seems inevitable you will collide with an animal some day. And it seems everyone has a story of a near-miss, or a collision, with wildlife while driving at high speeds. Animals killed in collisions at the side of the road are commonplace along our highways.

Posted by admin on Jul 10, 2020 in Community

But I’m Great At Many Other Things

When I first met Rachel Behan she was at ease, definitely shining, and moving through time and space on a wavelength that suited me perfectly. I came to learn (her accent, a melodic and effervescent Manchester dialect) that she worked as a nanny and simply adored living in Fernie.

Posted by Sadie Rosgen on Jul 07, 2020 in Art and Entertainment

Mount Proctor Hike

The Fernie Trails Alliance (FTA) has been focusing on a number of key initiatives including Trail Work Procedures, COVID Procedures and communications.

Posted by Julie Kelly on Jul 05, 2020 in Outdoors

July 2020 New Business

Dayna Conway Counselling RRC

Posted by admin on Jul 03, 2020 in Business

Deer Trail

Posted by Karen Pepper on Jul 02, 2020 in Outdoors

The Trust Continues To Adapt To Serve The Region

Columbia Basin Trust is developing a short-term plan to help guide its activities over the next 18 to 24 months.

Posted by admin on Jul 01, 2020 in Community

The Potholes of Community Conversation

I found myself this past week thinking a lot about the definition of civility, how tenuous it is and how our community is the owner of it. Civility can tear as easy as tissue paper.

Posted by Ange Qualizza on Jul 01, 2020 in Community

Fernie Gravel Grind - The Virtual Edition

Photo by Steve Reed

Posted by admin on Jun 30, 2020 in Outdoors

City of Fernie Receives Funding for Active Transportation Network Plan

The City of Fernie has received grant funding from the B.C. Active Transportation Infrastructure Grants Program to use towards completing an Active Transportation Network Plan (ATNP).

Posted by admin on Jun 27, 2020 in Community

Shifting into Neutral

Artists are almost always operating under the pressure of a deadline. As a breed we are adaptable, resilient, motivated and above all creative, which means we often wear a number of hats to make ends meet. 

Posted by Michael Hepher on Jun 19, 2020 in Art and Entertainment