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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a break down as to what occurred during the Feb. 23 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. OTHER INFORMATIONAL ITEMS 1.1 Backyard Mechanical Request for Exemption – Floodplain Setback Provision of Floodplain Management Bylaw No. 1780 Council … > Read More

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Resorts still open top to bottom

Despite recent warm and rainy weather that has washed away much of the snow from East Kootenay communities the past couple of weeks, the skiing and snowboarding season continues full speed ahead. The East Kootenay’s three major ski resorts – Fernie Alpine … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a breakdown as to what occurred during the Feb. 10 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. BYLAWS 1.1 Bylaw No. 2271, Zoning Bylaw No. 1750 Amendment Bylaw No. 174, 2014 was given third reading and referral to … > Read More

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Mayor’s report for December

By Mayor Mary Giuliano I want to thank everyone for the opportunity to keep working as not being challenged in the election allowed for me to continue on as usual. The election showed the lowest percentage of voters ever remembered. … > Read More

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Fernie readies for third Black Friday

Fernie is hosting its own Black Friday sale for the third year in a row on Friday, November 28, in-line with U.S Black Friday shopping events. We have over 30 local retailers signed up to participate so far, and more … > Read More

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Community & Business Excellence Awards presented

The 2014 Fernie Community & Business Excellence Awards were presented Thursday, Oct. 23. THE WINNERS ARE Citizen of the Year- Kathryn Robinson Entrepreneur of the Year- Maren Esch of Barkside Pets Retail Excellence Award- Gearhub Outstanding Customer Service- Rocky Mountain … > Read More

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Councillor forum being held Oct. 29

The Fernie municipal elections forum will be held on Wednesday, October 29 at the Fernie Community Centre from 7-9 p.m. Presented by the Fernie Chamber of Commerce and The Free Press, candidates for City of Fernie council will be presented … > Read More

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Fall Community Job Fair October 23

EK Employment Elk Valley is excited to announce the date for this year’s Community Job Fair! In an age where most jobs require online applications, job fairs are a great and rare opportunity to make personal connections. Job fairs are … > Read More

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Summer Socials again add zest to downtown

Live music, pulled pork, cabbage rolls and a host of other delectable delights, along with chilled beverages, family fun and much more are once again bringing downtown Fernie to life this summer. The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is hosting Sunday … > Read More

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Nominations open for Fernie Youth Achievement Award

Nominations are now open for the 2014 Fernie Youth Achievement Award. This award recognizes the contribution youth make to their community and is open to any youth 19 and under, who lives or volunteers in the City of Fernie and … > Read More

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