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Teck determines Elk Valley water quality

Teck Coal Ltd. is facing a massive pollution problem in the Elk Valley, where a metal-like element known as selenium is leaching...
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Calling Fernie Filmmakers

The Fernie Ski and Board Film Fest is kicking off this year with a local’s ski and board film showing and competition....
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And this is Spring

I woke this morning to a hard rain turning harder–into graupel or soft hail. The splash of rain changed to the hard tap...
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Elk Valley Community Priorities Plan complete

After extensive public and stakeholder consultation, the Community Priorities Plan for the Elk Valley Community Directed...
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Jumbo Glacier Resort centre of controversy

BC government support of the Jumbo Glacier Resort continues to be the centre of controversy. Yesterday, the BC Government...
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Fernie Council Meeting

FERNIE COUNCIL HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE SPECIAL MEETINGS OF APRIL 7, 2014 and REGULAR MEETING OF APRIL 14, 2014 1. BYLAWS 1.1 Bylaw...
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And the Fat Lady Sang

On a glorious Sunday in April the Fat Lady sang at FAR with the background vocals and chorus supplied by the Good Old Goats. There...
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Fernie Monster Enemy Lines 2 detonates!

In it's sophomore year, Fernie's Monster Energy Enemy Lines detonated, producing a race from the headwall of Fernie's legendary...
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Fernie Avalanche Industry Bursary program announced

The Fernie Trails and Ski Touring Club (FTASTC) is sponsoring a bursary program with the goal of promoting avalanche safety...
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Fernie's Spring rides and hikes

The ski hill has closed and not because of a lack of snow, FAR is boasting a 3.5 meter base. Most of us have moved on to...
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Fernie's 11th annual Banner Launch

Spring is hopefully coming soon and which means the Arts Station is pleased to announce the artists chosen for the 11th annual...
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Snowmobilers Avalanche Awareness Tips

Snowmobilers will be pounding the slopes for another few months and here are some Avalanche Awareness Tips that could save...
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