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Elk Valley Water Quality Plan update

As you are aware, Teck is working with communities, First Nations and governments to create an Elk Valley Water Quality Plan that will maintain the health of the watershed and ensure continued, sustainable mining in the Elk Valley. The process … > Read More

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College graduates first all-female haul truck class

College of the Rockies’ Haul Truck program celebrated the graduation of its first all-female class. Six women from B.C. and Alberta successfully completed the program on Friday, March 28. The all-female class came about through a partnership with the Aboriginal Mentoring … > Read More

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March Mayor’s update

By Mayor Mary Giuliano Fresh snow has covered potholes and broken pavement caused by extreme weather fluctuations also resulting in flooding throughout the city. Crews did their best to clear the ice off the 1,200 catch basin drains as quickly … > Read More

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Mining Week tour schedule released

Mining Week this year is Sunday, May 11 to Saturday, May 17. During this period, Teck will once again be offering mine tours at each operation in partnership with the Sparwood Chamber of Commerce. Here is the schedule: May 12 … > Read More

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Miner killed in incident at Coal Mountain

Teck this afternoon released a report about a fatality early this morning at the Coal Mountain Operations. A serious incident occurred at approximately 2 a.m. March 16 at Coal Mountain Operations that resulted in the death of a 59-year-old Coal … > Read More

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NSSC Show Case Friday at Civic Arena

By Chris Newel The North Star Skating Club is proud to announce that it has been able to secure sponsorship once again to offer its annual Ice Show to the community free of charge. Mark Creek Lions Club, R.W Anderson … > Read More

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Griz Days 2014 a bit more extreme than usual

Cold. What cold? The annual Griz Days celebrations in Fernie last weekend (Feb. 29-March 2) came with a few extra layers. Or in the case of the men’s Extreme Griz winner, listed as ‘Top-O,’ none at all. Festival participants and … > Read More

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City council tackling wide range of items

January Mayor’s update By Mayor Mary Giuliano To begin the New Year I’d like to provide an update on 2013 activities starting with the 20,000-square-metre Max Turyk Field, thanks to the Province of B.C., Teck, Fernie Youth Soccer and the … > Read More

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Teck provides AED units for 21 locales

Do you know where the nearest AED is located? In a health emergency, every minute counts. Sudden cardiac arrest can cause death if not treated within minutes. Signs of cardiac arrest include not breathing or only gasping, no movement and … > Read More

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What we accomplished together last year

Welcome to 2014, a year to make change and make a difference. I’m proud to share with you Wildsight’s 2013 Annual Report. It is a summary of what we accomplished – together. Thank you for all that you did to make … > Read More

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