Tag Archives: Crowsnest Pass

Eagles migration in the Rockies

Look, there’s a Bald Eagle gliding through the gap! And, what’s that circling the peak? It’s big, dark, and now there are two of them. Two adult Goldens, right Vance? Golden Eagles are among the largest, fastest and nimblest raptors … > Read More

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December in the East Kootenay

One moment it was November 30 and the Grey Cup hangover was finally subsiding and the next thing it was Christmas. Flash – that was December 2015. I’m surprised I managed to press a shutter or eye an image. Any … > Read More

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Adolf Hungrywolf sharing 50-year career

Join Adolf Hungrywolf, Skookumchuck-based writer and adventurer on January 30 as he shares some scenes and stories from his 50-plus years of writing and illustrating over 50 plus titles published in several languages. The presentation will be from 2 -4 p.m. … > Read More

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Wide variety of birds counted

A good number of naturalists from the East Kootenay and Crowsnest Pass joined forces on December 27 for the Cranbrook Christmas Bird Count. With the help of several feeder watchers, a wide variety of birds were counted on the cool, … > Read More

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Mayor’s update for November

By Mayor Mary Giuliano City of Fernie Volunteerism is considered an honourable action as that is when an individual or group provides services for no monetary gain. Volunteers are love in motion, without the many persons giving so generously of … > Read More

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Air Cadets celebrating 30th anniversary with reunion

By S.L. Furedi The Elk Valley Air Cadets celebrated a special milestone this training year. On Oct. 15, the squadron was granted official status, after having been a flight of 859 Squadron, Crowsnest Pass in Blairmore, Alta. For its 30th … > Read More

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Candlelight vigil held in Fernie for Blairmore slain

More than 150 people turned out for a candlelight vigil in Fernie’s Rotary Park last night for Hailey Dunbar-Blanchette and Terry Blanchette. Hailey, two-years-old, and her father Terry, 27, were murdered this past week in their hometown of Blairmore, Alberta. … > Read More

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Black Spur Ultra coming to Kimberley

By Brenda Ann Babinski Kimberley will play host August 21 to 23 to the Black Spur Ultra, an extreme sports version of off road, marathon running. These endurance foot races are 50 and 100 km in distance for individuals and … > Read More

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Tim Hortons under construction in Sparwood

Sparwood and area residents won’t have to head over to Crowsnest Pass or Fernie to get their Timmy’s fix now. Tim Hortons has commenced construction of a new restaurant in Sparwood, due to open later this year. The new location … > Read More

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Outside the Box next at Arts Station

Up next in The Arts Station Gallery is Outside the Box: two workshops by The Visual Arts Guild. The August Gallery Show at The Arts Station is a display by the Visual Arts Guild members and friends. In 2014 the … > Read More

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