Phil McLachlan

Hit and run seriously injures one

On March 17, a small car traveling at high speeds struck a parked truck, incurring life-threatening injuries to the passenger.

The Lumberjack King to take centre stage

On March 24, 25 and 26, The Arts Station will proudly present The Curse of the Lumberjack King, a comedy written by Lindsay Vallance.

Local athlete experiences skiers worst nightmare

Fernie local, Caleb Brown, cheated death last Sunday when he survived a deadly 3.0 magnitude avalanche, which carried him 1.4 km.

Big Little Lions roar at The Arts Station

Award-winning singer/songwriters who make up the band, Big Little Lions, played their hearts out to a full house at The Arts Station.

Nordic Ski Team places second in Nelson-Kootenay Cup

The Fernie Nordic Ski Team came second in the Kootenay Cup Race Series, hosted in Nelson on March 4.

Juno-winning East Coast folk artist to play in Fernie

Catherine MacLellan, will be stopping in Fernie on March 23 at The Arts Station.

Two stranded skiers rescued from Lost Boys

Two skiers traveled out of bounds from the Fernie Alpine Resort last Thursday in the Lost Boys area, becoming stranded and requiring help.

Dirtwire bringing southern soul to The Royal

Dirtwire, a southern-states “Swamptronica” band will be bringing their upbeat Electro-world sound to The Royal on Saturday, March 18.

Fernie Legion votes to divide building with distillery

The Fernie Legion has voted to approve the sale of a portion of its building to a new distillery opening in Fernie.

Fernie Fire Department No. 1 in road rescue

Out of about 13,000 volunteers in B.C., the crew at the Fernie Fire Department have been ranked number one in road rescue.

All Hands on Jane

All Hands On Jane, shredded the stage at The Northern on Thursday night.

Canucks hockey alumni – from skates to skis

Two Vancouver Canucks Alumni share stories about their careers, the sport of hockey, and how it has changed over the years.

Fernie eliminated from playoffs in stunning OT loss

The Ghostriders lost the Division Semi-Final to the Kimberley Dynamiters, but didn’t go down without a fight.

February Sparwood council updates

Several matters were addressed on February 20, when Sparwood District Council members met for a regular council meeting.

New Groovement to perform outdoors

The New Groovement will be stopping in Fernie for the first time, on the patio of the Rusty Edge, March 19.

The Annex display stuns Fernie

Two mothers unveiled their artwork to the public for the first time on February 23 at The Arts Station.

BC Hydro substation on track for 2018

The B.C. Hydro substation is under construction in Fernie.

SUV drives off 100 foot cliff at B.C. Alberta border

An SUV drove off Hwy 3 last night near Summit Lake, plummeting down a 100-foot embankment. The driver suffered minor injuries.

Snow Drags put 175 racers head-to-head

Snowmobile racers from around B.C. and Alberta gathered in Fernie on February 18 to race their customized snowmobiles head-to-head.

Ghostriders return from 4-point deficit

The Fernie Ghostriders returned from a three-point deficit to take a huge victory against the Kimberley Dynamiters on Monday.