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How Canadian kids helped the war effort

By Elinor Florence When the Second World War raged around the planet, how were children protected from the horrors? The short answer: they weren’t. Canadian kids…

Cheers to the Chute Girls

By Elinor Florence Fifty thousand Canadian women served during the Second World War, performing work previously done by men. And one vitally important job was…

D-Day: The unhappiest man on the beach

By Elinor Florence Seventy-one years ago today, Arthur Bradford’s Spitfire was shot down over Normandy, and he parachuted into the sea where he was promptly…

Fernie Council Connection

The following is a breakdown on what occurred during the April 28 City of Fernie regular council meeting. 1. BYLAWS 1.1 – Bylaw No. 2236…