Business

Century 21 Mountain Lifestyles welcomes two new realtors and ET Hair Salon welcomes two new stylists, East Kootenay Hypnobirthing is now available to help preparing for your journey of parenthood and much more.

Island Lake Lodge opens for the summer season on June 7th!

Treat yourself this summer and explore natural wonders at Island Lake Lodge. From hiking to relaxing in the serene environment of their mountain spa or indulging in acclaimed food and wine – their summer activities showcase the best that Island Lake Lodge and the mountains surrounding Fernie, BC have to offer.

Fernie Brewing Company (FBC), BC’s most easterly brewery, is excited to announce that they won Gold at the Canadian Brewing Awards (CBA) for their Campout™ West Coast Pale in the North American Pale Ale Category.

Peak Design House is Fernie's latest modern interior design company focusing on quality, full-scale transformations and the Ramp Up intiative helps to create a downtown with no limitations.

Big Bang goes disposable cup-free, the Kootenay Baby and Toddler Expo, Save On Foods joins the Fernie Food Share program, meet the new owners of the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory and more.

New for 2019 is the Employer Health Tax. This new payroll tax replaces the Medical Service Plan that is currently in place. The monthly Medical Services Plan payments continue to be charged throughout 2019 but are eliminated January 1, 2020.

Cat Chartrand, certified pastry chef is currently offering her services to the Elk Valley community and New Roots Hair Co. opens its doors.

Everyday people are realizing laughter, joy, and happiness are fuel for better motivation and contentment. As children, imagination is key to make the most of 15 minute recess. Now with constant schedules to uphold, it can be more difficult to imagine and envision our dreams. Creativity and imagination are as important as exercise, diet, and meditation to a happy life.

When you are connected to joy and happiness, it spreads like wildfire to those around you. Which is the primary goal at SoleBeats - a sould connection through dance.

Born to Adventure
borntoadventure.com

Mini Adventures. Mighty Adventures. They all deserve to be remembered!

Born to Adventure is a business inspired by the idea that beautiful memories need more than a smartphone selfie, or an out of focus shot snapped by your six-year-old, your husband or a well-meaning stranger! We all want creative and spontaneous photos without getting caught up trying to get the perfect image.

Some of you may have noticed that your employer is with-holding more Canada Pension Plan (CPP) in 2019 than they did in 2018. This increase is the first of several steps to increase the CPP benefits receivable in the future.