December 2022 Business News

Curry Bowl
931 7th Ave 250-423-2695

Chef David Miles is happily the new owner of the Curry Bowl. 

Posted by admin on Dec 10, 2022 in Business

Saying Farewell

Over the last three and a half years, Brad Parsell has been the Executive Director at the Fernie Chamber of Commerce, supporting the business community and our community in general. We are sad to lose Brad, who has accepted a position as Executive Director with Tourism Tofino (well-done), not only a valued community member but also as one of our writers! 

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Nov 17, 2022 in Business

#SpendItInFernie Holiday Kickoff Happening Friday, November 25th

The Fernie Chamber in partnership with the City of Fernie and The Arts Station are excited to bring you a fun filled evening to kick off the holiday season and get your shop-on, locally! On Friday, November 25th spend minimum $25 at a Fernie business and be entered to win a $1000 gift card to a Fernie business of your choice! Winner will be announced the week of November 28, must have receipts to claim prize.

Posted by admin on Nov 16, 2022 in Business

November 2022 Business News

24 Dalton Avenue: A Fernie Legacy by Bob Sumka

Posted by admin on Nov 08, 2022 in Business


When I have the opportunity to travel, especially some place unique and special, I make sure to find something meaningful that will help me to remember the moments and memories created and shared. A keepsake, whatever the size or type, can be cherished for years and also can help us to tell our stories. Here are just a few items out there to consider, but we know you’ll find what’s just right for you!

Posted by Krista Turcasso on Nov 07, 2022 in Business

2022 Fernie Business Excellence Awards Winners Announced at Gala

The 2022 Fernie Business Excellence Awards were held Friday night at a special awards gala at the Rusty Edge attended by over 100 people from the Fernie business community. Trophies were given out over twelve categories in a fun-filled night that was the first awards gala to return to a pre-pandemic format.

Posted by admin on Oct 24, 2022 in Business

Fernie Hotel Donates $5000 to Elk River Alliance Summer Camp Programs

The Fernie Fox Hotel, located along HWY 3 in Fernie, has made a significant contribution towards the Elk River Alliance’s 2023 summer camp program for kids.

Posted by admin on Oct 18, 2022 in Business

September 2022 Business News

Fernie Brewing Company

Posted by admin on Oct 11, 2022 in Business

October 2022 Business News

Ahead of the Curve Physiotherapy

Posted by admin on Oct 07, 2022 in Business

Voting Open for 2022 People’s Choice Award

The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce that voting is now open for the 2022 People’s Choice Award. Given out every year at the annual Fernie Business Excellence Awards, any business or organization that is nominated for any award will be in the running to win the People’s Choice Award.

Posted by admin on Sep 29, 2022 in Business

How Are Businesses Feeling?

Back in the spring the Elk Valley Economic Initiative published the results of the largest business survey ever undertaken in the Elk Valley. Supported by the local governments and Chambers of Commerce in all three Elk Valley communities, the findings were presented as a rolled-up report for the entire corridor as well as broken down into results from each of the communities of Elkford, Sparwood and Fernie.

Posted by Brad Parsell on Sep 22, 2022 in Business

Island Lake Lodge Chef's Tasting Dinner

This beautifully curated five-course Chef's Tasting Menu with optional wine pairing has been crafted by Head Chef, Ryan Cain, and his inventive team. With a single seating per evening, this intimate event will not be one to miss. Limited spaces, so reserve today.

Posted by admin on Aug 26, 2022 in Business

Digital Disruption: The Rise and Fall of the Recorded Music Industry

Remember vinyl records? Cassettes? CDs? I sure do! My basement is full of them. Living rooms and dens around the world used to be bursting with these, with audiophiles boasting about their expansive collection of physical media. Now, every track or album you ever would want to listen to is in the cloud and can be streamed on to your mobile device with the tap of a button. 

Posted by Brad Parsell on Aug 11, 2022 in Business

June 2022 Business News

CENTURY 21 Mountain Lifestyles Inc.
362B 2 Ave

CENTURY 21 Mountain Lifestyles is pleased to welcome Mariah Runions to their team.

Posted by admin on Jun 29, 2022 in Business