Phil McLachlan

New flight service an ‘angel’ for medical patients

Angel Flight East Kootenay will fly medical patients to Kelowna or Vancouver

Construction on Lizard Creek Bridge begins

Bridge will include two-metre paved shoulders

Local volleyballers steal silver at provincials

Team entered tournament ranked 14th, finished second out of 56 teams

Structure fire displaces Sparwood family

Family uninjured. One pet lost. House remains uninhabitable due to severe damage.

New MRI unit increases access

Interior Health aims for 5100 exams in Cranbrook this year

CO Service euthanize emaciated black bear

The animal had left its den and taken shelter in a shed with cattle.

DNA test links two cougar incidents in Fernie

Further information has surfaced linking a child that was attacked by a cougar in Morrissey last August, to a cougar that was destroyed downtown Fernie weeks later.

Local figure skater wins prestigious award

Sparwood's Bree Chardonnens named B.C./Yukon STARSkate Athlete Of The Year

Food share program to launch in Sparwood

Sparwood residents struggling to make ends meet will soon have access to donated fresh food amid an expansion of Fernie Food Share program.

Two vehicles found on fire in Fernie, RCMP suspect arson

Two vehicles found on fire in front of a Cedar Avenue residence has prompted an investigation by Elk Valley RCMP.

Fernie costume designer sews up future in film industry

Flo Barrett lands gig on Lifetime TV Royals film; Harry and Meghan: Becoming Royal out May 27

Woodwork artist launches solo exhibition

Touch Stones will be on display until April 23.

Sparwood business owners pass the torch

After 41 years, Patricia and Richard Boivin of Rocky Mountain Meats hang up their aprons

Fernie DJs win Artist Of The Year

Brothers Sam Moffat and Caleb Brown receive top honours at Kootenay Music Awards

South Country residents wait longest for ambulance response

Wait times raise questions about fire first responders' ability to transport patients

Tourism Fernie hosts annual general meeting

Last Thursday, Tourism Fernie held its annual general meeting, which was well attended with over 100 people.

Fernie Ghostriders host annual banquet, present player awards

MVP of the season was awarded to Brendan Nemes

Jaffray, Tobacco Plains, others to receive high-speed internet upgrade

The government today announced an initiative to connect rural British Columbia

RCMP investigating break-and-enter attempts in Fernie

Police are investigating four reports of attempted break-and-enters at the condos and apartments located at Riverside Way and Rivermount Place in Fernie.

Fernie skier braves extremes to find ‘soul line’

Caleb Brown named male champion at backcountry ski competition