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Elk Valley Regional Land Trust Announces Launch of Fundraising Campaign, Plans to Purchase Forest Lands in Southeast British Columbia Rockies

The Elk Valley Regional Land Trust (“EVRLT” or the “Trust”) is pleased to announce the official launch of a fundraising campaign aimed at raising money to purchase large tracts of privately-held forest in the Southeast British Columbia Rocky Mountains.

Posted by admin on Mar 12, 2021 in Community

Legends in Your Neighbourhood

A legend, by definition, is someone who is extremely well-known to excel at something notable, who’s influenced our culture, or changed the world in some way. In short: Someone BIG.

Posted by Michael Hepher on Mar 12, 2021 in Art and Entertainment

Interior Health Vaccination Clinic at Fernie Memorial Arena

Interior Health will be setting up a COVID-19 mass vaccination clinic at Fernie Memorial Arena, with immunizations set to begin April 12, 2021.

Posted by admin on Mar 11, 2021 in Community

March 2021 New Business

Beautycounter – Sadie Rosgen and Caroline Marquis

Posted by admin on Mar 10, 2021 in Business

March 2021 Business News

AFRoS – Southern Rockies Francophone Association

Posted by admin on Mar 10, 2021 in Business

This Legend Needs a Home

It goes without saying, but I’ll say it again, Fernie is synonymous with the term legendary: legendary snow, legendary views, legendary people. Steph Fleming is no exception. When she opened Infinitea eight years ago, some locals laughed at the idea of yet another coffee shop but what they didn’t know was that it would evoke so much more.

Posted by Sadie Rosgen on Mar 10, 2021 in Art and Entertainment

March 2021 Editor's Fix

Lately, I have thought a lot about women being labelled as emotional. Like it’s a negative attribute and something that should be discouraged and avoided. This has made me realize that people seem to have created a habit of commenting on other people’s emotional states. 

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Mar 09, 2021 in Community

Be Your Own Legend

In the past few years Dr. Kirsten Neff has become one of my personal legends. In her teachings about the importance of self-compassion I learned that the actions of other people are not a direct evaluation of my worth. Read that again. We crave acknowledgement from others. “Good job,” or “you got this” really can be some of the greatest words we hear in life. When we were young, we were praised for the smallest acts. Cheers and clapping arrived for all of our momentous occasions like smiling, standing, or taking a step. 

Posted by Tyla Charbonneau on Mar 09, 2021 in Health

Shaping Community Together

Posted by Ange Qualizza on Mar 07, 2021 in Community

Women’s Enterprise Centre

Posted by Brad Parsell on Mar 07, 2021 in Business

March 2021 Astrology

Welcome to the best month of the year. March marks an incredibly peaceful time with destiny as the theme. Mars merges in the sky with the north node, in Gemini, while the rest of the planets move through Aquarius and Pisces.

Posted by Ashley Kristina on Mar 04, 2021 in Art and Entertainment

Giving Real Support

Posted by Nicky Benzie on Mar 03, 2021 in Community

Columbia Basin Trust Supports Trail Improvements With Nearly $500,000

Trails around the Columbia Basin will see upgrades and additions this spring to make them safer and more accessible. This is thanks to 25 new projects that are receiving nearly $500,000 from Columbia Basin Trust’s Trail Enhancement Grants.

Posted by admin on Mar 02, 2021 in Community

New Projects Support Biodiversity, Improve Basin Ecosystems

Columbia Basin Trust is providing $1.35 million to three new, large-scale projects that will improve ecosystems in the Elk Valley and Lower Columbia sub-regions, benefitting locally significant species including northern rubber boas, bull trout and Rocky Mountain elk among others, and their habitats.

Posted by admin on Feb 26, 2021 in Community