The precautionary evacuation order remains in place around Fernie Memorial Arena this afternoon as a specialized hazardous materials team continues to work with City of Fernie Fire and Emergency Services to contain an ammonia leak inside the arena
Evacuation Order Lifted as Situation Stabilizes at Fernie Memorial Arena
Fernie’s Director of Leisure Services, Lloyd Smith, has been first person identified as being a victim in Fernie Memorial Arena’s tragic accident
Three workers at the Fernie Memorial Arena are reported to have died as a result of an ammonia leak.
Fourteen sessions with expert presenters, from within the region and outside the region, will focus on how to harness opportunities from three global trends: shifting demographics in our communities, rapidly evolving technology and the changing climate.
Effective at noon on Friday, September 22 campfires will once again be allowed throughout the Elk Valley and Southeast Fire Centre.
campfire prohibitions remain in effect throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre, Kamloops Fire Centre and Southeast Fire Centre.