Fernie Newswire (Page 5)

Fernie Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Fernie, BC. (Page 5)

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  1. North Easton Releases "Change" Music VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2016 | Mi2n

    ... (12:30) Monday July 26 - Thunder Bay - Private concert Wednesday July 27, - Winnipeg - Sam's place Friday July 29 - Fernie BC - The Loaf Saturday July 30 - Fernie BC - Fernie Inn Tuesday Aug 2 - Parksville - private concert Saturday Aug 6 - ...

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  2. Council enacts an alternative approval process for boundary expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | The Free Press

    At a Special Meeting of Council held on July 18, Fernie Council approved an Alternative Approval Process in regards to a municipal boundary expansion north of Brenners Road. The proposed expansion is in regards to the lot on which the Fernie Ford dealership is located, and if approved, the expansion would incorporate that lot into city limits.

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  3. Work to begin on highway upgrade projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | The Free Press

    On July 18, the province announced it approved a contract worth $3 million to resurface approximately 15 kilometres of highway between Fernie and Hosmer. Okanagan Aggregates Ltd., based in Armstrong, B.C., was awarded the contract, which will see repaving of Highway 3 between the East Fernie Bridge and the passing lanes near Hosmer.

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  4. Silver Star hosts raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Castanet.net

    ... in five of the six BC Cup races are eligible to win the overall series, with tiebreakers set for the finals in Fernie on Aug. 26-28. More information on the 2016 SilverStar BC Cup Downhill race, can be found online . For more information on the ...

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  5. Wilks seeking provincial MLA nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Kootenay Advertiser

    ... Kootenays and we have to make sure they continue to have the services available for all people in the Kootenays and Fernie with its tourism base, we have to ensure that they continue to thrive in that area." Wilks also spoke to the Dominion Coal ...

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  6. Elk Valley's OCD Advendtures scales to new heights with rock climbing and scramblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | The Free Press

    Whether it is a day of top rope rock climbing or a scrambling journey, OCD Adventures offers an experience for any level of skill. Dana McMahon, owner and guide of the company has been in Fernie for two years and is originally from Medicine Hat, Alta.

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  7. Managed Forest Council regulates private land in the Elk ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | The Free Press

    ... concerned stakeholders in the area," Davis said. "While we were there we made presentations to Sparwood, Elkford, Fernie and to the Regional District of the East Kootenay to provide an overview." As outlined by an MFC handout, the council ensures ...

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  8. Volunteers of the Year for Areas A and C honoured by RDEKRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Kootenay Advertiser

    ... entire Elk Valley." For years Cameron has provided free tents and porta-potties to Mountain Village Seniors Home in Fernie for their outdoor functions and banquets; and, has supported the Fernie and Sparwood Rod and Gun clubs, local girl guides, ...

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  9. Cranbrook councillor announces Liberal MLA nomination bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | The Free Press

    ... former Conservative MP David Wilks for the position. "I was born and raised in Cranbook. My dad was born in West Fernie, my mom was born in Cranbook. We are all from the Kootenays; it goes back four generations," he told The Free Press. "This is ...

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  10. Secret monitors find hospital hand washing rate lower than expectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... stitute - which sounds a buzzer to remind staff to use soap dispensers - have produced "exciting" results, says Geoff Fernie, the hospital's research director.

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  11. Former Fernie figure skater competes in an international adult competition in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | The Free Press

    From June 13 to 18, an international field laced up for the International Adult Figure Skating competition in Oberstdorf, Germany. Canada was one of the 32 attending countries and Fernie born Teresa Rambold was one of the more than 500 registered skaters.

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  12. KIJHL agrees to shortened schedule and eliminating inter-conference playRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | The Osoyoos Times

    ... them in the league finals," said Bedard. This means the Coyotes won't be playing Columbia Valley, Creston Valley, Fernie, Golden, Kimberley, Beaver Valley, Castlegar, Grand Forks, Nelson or Spokane either at home or on the road for at least the next ...

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  13. Another round for beer festRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Squamish Chief

    ... Cove, Parallel 49, Stanley Park and Russell. Other B.C. brewers include Phillips, Hoyne, Spinnakers, Old Yale and Fernie Brewing. The festival will also feature some breweries from other provinces such as Steam Whistle and Mill Street from Ontario ...

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  14. Canada Post offices in the Elk Valley stand to be affected by potential lockoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | The Free Press

    On July 4, Canada Post announced a lockout will be effective as of Friday, July 8, at 12:01 p.m. The Free Press spoke with post officer and president of the Elk Valley local and representative of Canadian Union of Postal Works, Bernie Podrasky about the current state of negotiations as of the morning of July 5. She notes that while it is a lockout, the doors to the Sparwood and Fernie offices won't be locked. "So far, they won't lock the door on Friday.

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  15. Summer Social Series kicks off next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | The Free Press

    ... series held on Wednesday evenings and four Sunday Social events. Renne Hooper is the membership coordinator for the Fernie Chamber of Commerce and said the series is celebrating its fifth year. "Summer Socials have become a community staple in ...

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  16. David Wilks seeking Liberal MLA nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | The Free Press

    ... Kootenays and we have to make sure they continue to have the services available for all people in the Kootenays and Fernie with its tourism base, we have to ensure that they continue to thrive in that area." Wilks also spoke to the Dominion Coal ...

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  17. 'Mountain Girl' a tantalizing thriller from Fernie's CainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... raised in Cranbrook, B.C., where she developed an obsession for nature and adrenaline. She now lives an hour away in Fernie with her husband and two young daughters. Writing is a new and exhilarating passion she has explored since having her ...

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  18. Elk Valley business opportunities highlighted at local conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | The Free Press

    Author Chris Brogan signed books for everyone in the audience after his keynote speech at the adVenture Capital Conference on Friday. The Elk Valley Economic Initiative Committee in conjunction with Capasiti Consulting Inc. delivered the adVenture Capital Conference last weekend at Lizard Creek Lodge in Fernie.

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  19. Mountain Market back for its 15th summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | The Free Press

    Every summer's Sunday will see the Mountain Market at Fernie's Rotary Park. Vendors from the Elk Valley and beyond will offer their artisanal work to market goers.

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  20. 'The Beast' no match for yeast: Fort McMurray brew pub thrives through month-long displacementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2016 | CBC News

    ... for free. (Wood Buffalo Brewing Co.) The brew pub received plenty of support from their micro-brewing competitors. Fernie, a brewery out of British Columbia, offered to send beer to their hotel after the evacuation. Edmonton bars asked for more Wood ...

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