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Line Creek plant will use a biological treatment process

Teck's letter to the editor

Recent articles in the Globe & Mail newspaper have generated discussion on the topic of selenium and the Elk Valley.anted...
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Drone Footage of Elk River Falls

Max Webster has edited a film using footage from a drone showing kayakers launching the Elk River falls just south of Fernie. The...
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Autumn Mountain Biking

Many Fernie local openly state that Autumn offers the best mountain biking. Golden trails, cooler temperatures, brilliant...
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"Days of My Youth" showing at Film Fest

The Fernie Ski & Board Film Fest presents “DAYS OF MY YOUTH”, a new film by Red Bull and MSP that examines everyer’s...
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A Ribbon of White Wins the Sweepstakes

Today Arapahoe Basin, base elevation of 10,780 feet on the Colorado Continental Divide, took the annual ski industry sweepstakes...
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It Takes a Community to Achieve Change

We’d like to invite you to imagine a future in which nature and economy go hand in hand. In which we work together to keep...
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Elk River Dam warning system

Whitewater paddlers, anglers, and other river users will be pleased to know that BC Hydro is installing a Warning System...
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Fernie Community & Business Excellence Awards Nominees Announced

The 2014 Fernie Community & Business Excellence Awards event is coming soon and the nominees have been announced! ...
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Elk Valley Nordic Centre gets bridge

The Elk Valley Nordic Centre is finally given the green light to construct a bridge that will connect the existing trails...
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Hunter mauled by bear and shot by son-in-law

Wilf Lloyd and his son-in-law, Skeet Podrasky, were hunting in a gravel pit about 10 kilometres outside of Fernie when Lloyd...
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Canada surpasses Brazil as global leader in deforestation

The world’s virgin forests are being lost at an increasing rate and the largest portion of the degradation is in Canada,...
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New reports shed light on Fording River pollution problems

The Fording River seems to run through paradise in the wild Canadian Rocky Mountains, but Environment Canada experts say...
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