Fernie Fix Magazine
Fernie Fix Summer Guide 2019
This guide to help you in learning more about Fernie! This piece was built with you in mind, providing as much of a local’s perspective as possible and exposing you to the best this mountain town has on offer. We happen to think this area is pretty spectacular, and have a feeling it won’t be long before you do too.
Fernie Fix May 2019
This issue’s Special Feature looks at the Fernie Valley Pathway project. Feature Resident Rod Timm on 30 years of coaching FAST and how it has evolved. Feature Artist Drew Hampson discusses the evolution of D.I.Y or DIE Supply Co. and Dr. Taina Turcasso on the role community plays in our health and wellbeing.
Fernie Fix April 2019
This issue’s Special Feature looks at a class project to reduce plastic. Eddie Petryshen shares how he developed a strong connection to wild places. Feature Artist Jocelyn Mudry on creating kinship between art, design, wilderness and daily experience. Katie Hamar on how we can make better choices when it comes to single-use items.
Fernie Fix March 2019
Feature Artist Colleen Gentemann on how working hard builds strength and resilience. Feature Res Nicky Benzie on lending a voice to those not yet ready to speak. Kerri Wall discusses how parents’ voices can shape those of their children. Emma Polit encourages us to support local by shopping local.
Fernie Fix February 2019
In this month’s Special Feature, Courtney Haeusler discusses free play and learning. Feature Resident Wendy Reade on her love of running FAR’s ski school. Michael Hepher talks about the necessity of injecting play into work. Playing with your child is important at all ages, explains Kerri Wall. Katie Hamar tells us about seven new ways to have fun with your food.
Fernie Fix January 2019
Feature Artist Alex Hanson discusses capturing the Kootenays. Feature Resident Morgan Pusifer on why he became interested in municipal politics. Learn about the January Streak, with Abi Moore. Plus new columns by Crys Stewart, Sarah-Beth Plishka and MAST student, Charlie Osborne.
Fernie Fix December 2018
In this month’s Special Feature, Rhonda and Jeri talk about leaving no one behind. Feature Resident Andrea Brennan on her journey here and her love of Fernie. Jesse Bell reminisces about writing 92 Fernie Fix articles, and moving on New columnist Maddy Alaric on mastering the perfect squat. Emma Polit shares her local fashion finds... from affordable to luxe.
Fernie Fix November 2018
This month’s Special Feature, Acheiving Calm Through Community Feature Resident Ange Qualizza on her goals for Council for the next four years. Michael Hepher discusses creativity and the artist’s workspace. Sadie Rosgen introduces us to peaceful mantras with Tricia Clarke. Astrology with Ashley Kristina, what’s in store for us this November.
Fernie Fix October 2018
Meet Fernie’s candidates in the 2018 Municipal Election in this month’s Special Feature. Feature Resident Scott Courtemanche on why he is where he is now. Shelby Cain chooses awesome over negativity. She explains how. Jesse Bell honours her need to be alone with a solitary hike at Table Mountain. Important advice from the Answer Guy on how not to get scammed.