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Fernie’s Galleries - A Cultural Shopping Feast

Walking along 2nd Avenue today you would be surprised to learn that 20 years ago the arts scene in Fernie was less than vibrant. Today, a stroll through our historic downtown is a cultural shopping feast. 

Posted by admin on Jun 10, 2021 in Art and Entertainment

Ron Clark

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Jun 08, 2021 in Community

2,400 New Affordable Rental Homes on The Way in B.C.

More than 2,400 new affordable rental homes are coming for people with moderate and low incomes in 39 communities throughout the province.

Posted by admin on Jun 07, 2021 in Community

Leave the Screens for the Sunshine

Winters in Fernie can be a blast but they can also be busy, long and draining – especially for business managers and owners. And no winter has been longer or seemingly darker than the one we just collectively endured. 

Posted by Brad Parsell on Jun 07, 2021 in Business

Summer Trail Love

Posted by Julie Kelly on Jun 07, 2021 in Outdoors

RDEK Urges Residents to Be Prepared: High Stream Flow Advisory Issued for Region

The RDEK is reminding residents about the need to be cautious around all waterways and prepared in the event of seasonal flooding as the warm temperatures this week have resulted in melting of the higher elevation snowpack. 

Posted by admin on Jun 04, 2021 in Community

Silver Linings

Posted by Andrew Guylas on Jun 03, 2021 in Community


Posted by Toby Steer on Jun 02, 2021 in Outdoors

Walking Amongst Big Trees

Posted by Terry Nelson on Jun 02, 2021 in Outdoors

Zuzana Riha

Posted by admin on Jun 01, 2021 in Art and Entertainment

Columbia Basin Trust Partners with First Nations in the Basin to Create Local Housing Solutions

First Nations in the Columbia Basin are moving ahead with building and improving housing stock—adding additional affordable housing options and professional development opportunities—while being supported by unique and innovative partnerships.

Posted by admin on May 27, 2021 in Community

Area A Budget Supporting Wide Range of Projects in Spite of Overall Decrease

In spite of a decrease of 4.1% on an average residential assessment for 2021, the Electoral Area A portion of the RDEK’s budget is already making a big impact through the programs and services its supports. 

Posted by admin on May 25, 2021 in Community

Shrinking PDFs

Posted by Kevin McIsaac on May 23, 2021 in Art and Entertainment