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Daily Mail
Airbnb release te top travel trends for 2018 - so are YOU in vogue?destinations include booming US Midwestern cities such as Indianapolis, the Bra
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
destinations include booming US Midwestern cities such as Indianapolis, the Brazilian coastline, mountain retreats such as Fernie in British Columbia and bustling beach towns like Bournemouth in the UK. The report also highlighted that guests are... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Kimberley Dynamiters overcome 4-0 deficit to win in overtime in CrestonRonnie Wilkie sits alone in third place, with 44 points. James’ 39 points has h
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 8 days ago
Ronnie Wilkie sits alone in third place, with 44 points. James’ 39 points has him a tie for 10th spot. The Thunder Cats host the Fernie Ghostriders on Friday night, then hit the road on Saturday for Kimberley and a chance to avenge the overtime lo... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Provincial win for Unity Christian volleyball girlsmade history last week, capturing the school’s first ever provincial volleyball
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 8 days ago
made history last week, capturing the school’s first ever provincial volleyball title. The 1A championships were held in Fernie, with the Fraser Valley champions going in as the fourth seed. After losing their opener in three sets to Kelowna... Read more
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Grand Forks Gazette
Investigation ongoing at Fernie Memorial ArenaIt’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives a
Grand Forks Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
It’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives at the Fernie Memorial Arena. The Free Press sat down with City of Fernie officials to discuss what they know as of this time. Nothing has changed; no new information is... Read more
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Golden Star
Investigation ongoing at Fernie Memorial ArenaIt’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives a
Golden Star / Posted 9 days ago
It’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives at the Fernie Memorial Arena. The Free Press sat down with City of Fernie officials to discuss what they know as of this time. Nothing has changed; no new information is... Read more
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Nelson Star
Investigation ongoing at Fernie Memorial ArenaIt’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives a
Nelson Star / Posted 9 days ago
It’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives at the Fernie Memorial Arena. The Free Press sat down with City of Fernie officials to discuss what they know as of this time. Nothing has changed; no new information is... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Investigation ongoing at Fernie Memorial ArenaIt’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives a
Fernie Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
It’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives at the Fernie Memorial Arena. The Free Press sat down with City of Fernie officials to discuss what they know as of this time. Nothing has changed; no new information is... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Investigation ongoing at Fernie Memorial ArenaIt’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives a
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 9 days ago
It’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives at the Fernie Memorial Arena. The Free Press sat down with City of Fernie officials to discuss what they know as of this time. Nothing has changed; no new information is... Read more
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Rossland News
Investigation ongoing at Fernie Memorial ArenaIt’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives a
Rossland News / Posted 9 days ago
It’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives at the Fernie Memorial Arena. The Free Press sat down with City of Fernie officials to discuss what they know as of this time. Nothing has changed; no new information is... Read more
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Arrow Lakes News
Investigation ongoing at Fernie Memorial ArenaIt’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives a
Arrow Lakes News / Posted 9 days ago
It’s been almost two months since the deadly ammonia leak claimed three lives at the Fernie Memorial Arena. The Free Press sat down with City of Fernie officials to discuss what they know as of this time. Nothing has changed; no new information is... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Elk Valley teams place top eight in provinceThree teams from the Elk Valley placed in the top eight at last week’s 2017 BCS
Fernie Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
Three teams from the Elk Valley placed in the top eight at last week’s 2017 BCSS Girls A Volleyball tournament, hosted in Fernie. Elkford took fourth place, Sparwood placed fifth, and Fernie landed in eighth out of 17 teams registered in the... Read more
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BC Local News
Truscott-Plitt earns all-star nodthe Nanaimo Islanders 25-20, 25-12. Vernon Christian School Royals placed 10th
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
the Nanaimo Islanders 25-20, 25-12. Vernon Christian School Royals placed 10th at the A senior girls provincials in Fernie. After consolation side wins over Tsawwassen’s Southpointe Academy Titans and the Chetwynd Cavaliers, the Royals... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Truscott-Plitt earns all-star nodthe Nanaimo Islanders 25-20, 25-12. Vernon Christian School Royals placed 10th
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 10 days ago
the Nanaimo Islanders 25-20, 25-12. Vernon Christian School Royals placed 10th at the A senior girls provincials in Fernie. After consolation side wins over Tsawwassen’s Southpointe Academy Titans and the Chetwynd Cavaliers, the Royals... Read more
10d
Aldergrove Star
Trio of Langley teams return with top 10 finisheschampionship tournaments. The Credo Christian Kodiaks placed sixth at the BC S
Aldergrove Star / Posted 10 days ago
championship tournaments. The Credo Christian Kodiaks placed sixth at the BC Single A senior girls championships in Fernie with Rebekkah Allison earning a second team-star award. The Kodiaks had finished third at the Fraser Valley... Read more
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Langley Times
Trio of Langley teams return with top 10 finisheschampionship tournaments. The Credo Christian Kodiaks placed sixth at the BC S
Langley Times / Posted 10 days ago
championship tournaments. The Credo Christian Kodiaks placed sixth at the BC Single A senior girls championships in Fernie with Rebekkah Allison earning a second team-star award. The Kodiaks had finished third at the Fraser Valley... Read more
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BC Local News
Second straight silver lining for Knightselite high school A girls’ programs in B.C. The Knights reached the final of t
BC Local News / Posted 10 days ago
elite high school A girls’ programs in B.C. The Knights reached the final of the 2017 provincial championship Saturday in Fernie, before falling to Chilliwack’s Unity Christian in four sets (25-27, 26-24, 20-25, 15-25). “The KCS girls competed... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Second straight silver lining for Knightselite high school A girls’ programs in B.C. The Knights reached the final of t
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 10 days ago
elite high school A girls’ programs in B.C. The Knights reached the final of the 2017 provincial championship Saturday in Fernie, before falling to Chilliwack’s Unity Christian in four sets (25-27, 26-24, 20-25, 15-25). “The KCS girls competed... Read more
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BC Local News
Dynamiters win two at home over weekendLOCKHART The Kimberley Dynamiters continued their hosting of divisional oppone
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
LOCKHART The Kimberley Dynamiters continued their hosting of divisional opponents this past weekend. They first hosted the Fernie Ghostriders on Friday, and then the Columbia Valley Rockies on Saturday. As expected, a matchup between the... Read more
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BC Local News
Sparwood reduces rink rates for Fernie groupsThe District of Sparwood is making a concession for the City of Fernie user gro
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
The District of Sparwood is making a concession for the City of Fernie user groups that are using their arena while the Fernie facility is closed. Teams like the Fernie Ghostriders, and Fernie Skating Club no longer have to pay a non-local user fee... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Sparwood reduces rink rates for Fernie groupsThe District of Sparwood is making a concession for the City of Fernie user gro
Fernie Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
The District of Sparwood is making a concession for the City of Fernie user groups that are using their arena while the Fernie facility is closed. Teams like the Fernie Ghostriders, and Fernie Skating Club no longer have to pay a non-local user fee... Read more
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BC Local News
Grasmere tea company brewing successbrought it to Griz Days and the rest is history,” she says, standing in front o
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
brought it to Griz Days and the rest is history,” she says, standing in front of her rows of tea in fine china cups at the Fernie Holiday Craft Fair. With a degree in horticulture, Oestreich was searching for a way to use her degree in a... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Grasmere tea company brewing successbrought it to Griz Days and the rest is history,” she says, standing in front o
Fernie Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
brought it to Griz Days and the rest is history,” she says, standing in front of her rows of tea in fine china cups at the Fernie Holiday Craft Fair. With a degree in horticulture, Oestreich was searching for a way to use her degree in a... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Maroons, Sonics bow in quartersin pool action. The Vernon Christian Royals were in consolation playoff action
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 13 days ago
in pool action. The Vernon Christian Royals were in consolation playoff action at the senior A girls provincials Friday in Fernie. The Royals lost to Sparwood Spartans in earlier play Friday after falling 2-0 to the Fernie Falcons, Nanaimo... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Sugar Plum Festival kicks off with sold out showfor the show sold out quickly, with seats for the Sunday matinee gone in under
Fernie Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
for the show sold out quickly, with seats for the Sunday matinee gone in under two weeks. “Which is incredible for Fernie,” said Rybar. “We were very touched. It’s nice to have that enthusiasm.” The Sugar Plum Festival continues the... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Indie Films Fernie wraps up fall seasonAfter screening a wide variety of works throughout the season, Indie Films Fern
Fernie Free Press / Posted 13 days ago
After screening a wide variety of works throughout the season, Indie Films Fernie (IFF) is finishing off with arguably the most different film. “We’ve had a good season, we’ve had good attendance,” said Chris Stockey, with IFF. “We had a very strong... Read more
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Daily Record
Eight men accused of murdering dad Gary Clampett with array of weaponsDavid Graham, 46, Barry Martin, 32, James Connor, 52, and Dean Leech, 25, all d
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
David Graham, 46, Barry Martin, 32, James Connor, 52, and Dean Leech, 25, all deny murdering 39-year-old Gary Clampett. Henderson and Thomas, Joseph Martin and Gary Martin deny assaulting Gary’s wife Sharon Clampett at Fernie Place on the same d... Read more
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BC Local News
Ghostriders beat Golden in home gameThe Fernie Ghostriders have broken their home game losing streak, by pummeling
BC Local News / Posted 15 days ago
The Fernie Ghostriders have broken their home game losing streak, by pummeling the Golden Rockets 7-2 on Saturday night in Sparwood. The team came out of the gate strong, with Brendan Nemes scoring a goal mere minutes into the first period. The... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Ghostriders beat Golden in home gameThe Fernie Ghostriders have broken their home game losing streak, by pummeling
Fernie Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
The Fernie Ghostriders have broken their home game losing streak, by pummeling the Golden Rockets 7-2 on Saturday night in Sparwood. The team came out of the gate strong, with Brendan Nemes scoring a goal mere minutes into the first period. The... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Global Fat Bike Day returns on Dec 2Fernie will be celebrating its fourth annual Global Fat Bike day with two organ
Fernie Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
Fernie will be celebrating its fourth annual Global Fat Bike day with two organized rides on Dec 2. The rides will celebrate a sport that has exploded in popularity in recent years, and provide an opportunity for those to give it a try. Local shops... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Jaffray Rebels place fourth in provincialsOestreich and all their sponsors for making this memorable experience possible:
Fernie Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Oestreich and all their sponsors for making this memorable experience possible: Lightburn Ventures, Galloway Lumber, Dalpat Contracting, Reid Carpentry, NJ Contracting, Fernie Ford, George Smith, Jaffray Pub, McD’s Enterprises, Dr. Dan... Read more
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BC Local News
Fernie to get outdoor skating rink with Calgary Flames Foundation fundsDespite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to s
BC Local News / Posted 16 days ago
Despite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to skate, thanks to a generous donation from the Calgary Flames Foundation. After hearing about the tragic ammonia leak at the Fernie Memorial Arena that left three people... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Wins in Fernie, Kimberley put Creston closer to top spot in the KIJHL’s Eddie Mountain Divisionone less loss than the Thunder Cats. Liam Rycroft earned Away Star honours for
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 16 days ago
one less loss than the Thunder Cats. Liam Rycroft earned Away Star honours for his efforts in Friday night’s 3-1 win in Fernie over the Ghostriders, but it took a solid team effort to earn the two points. Wilkie (Wolfe) and James (Wilkie and... Read more
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Grand Forks Gazette
Fernie to get outdoor skating rink with Calgary Flames Foundation fundsDespite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to s
Grand Forks Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
Despite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to skate, thanks to a generous donation from the Calgary Flames Foundation. After hearing about the tragic ammonia leak at the Fernie Memorial Arena that left three people... Read more
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Golden Star
Golden Rockets making some team changestheir season long struggle to get a win. On Monday November 20, the Rockets an
Golden Star / Posted 16 days ago
their season long struggle to get a win. On Monday November 20, the Rockets announced they traded Ryan Partaker to the Fernie Gostriders for a player development fee (PDF) and goalie Colton Iwaschuk was moved to the Columbia Valley Rockies.... Read more
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Golden Star
Fernie to get outdoor skating rink with Calgary Flames Foundation fundsDespite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to s
Golden Star / Posted 16 days ago
Despite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to skate, thanks to a generous donation from the Calgary Flames Foundation. After hearing about the tragic ammonia leak at the Fernie Memorial Arena that left three people... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Fernie to get outdoor skating rink with Calgary Flames Foundation fundsDespite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to s
Fernie Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Despite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to skate, thanks to a generous donation from the Calgary Flames Foundation. After hearing about the tragic ammonia leak at the Fernie Memorial Arena that left three people... Read more
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Fernie Free Press
Fernie receives funding for outdoor skating rinkDespite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to s
Fernie Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
Despite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to skate, thanks to a generous donation from the Calgary Flames Foundation. After hearing about the tragedy at the Fernie Memorial Arena and subsequent closure of the... Read more
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Nelson Star
Fernie to get outdoor skating rink with Calgary Flames Foundation fundsDespite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to s
Nelson Star / Posted 16 days ago
Despite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to skate, thanks to a generous donation from the Calgary Flames Foundation. After hearing about the tragic ammonia leak at the Fernie Memorial Arena that left three people... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Fernie to get outdoor skating rink with Calgary Flames Foundation fundsDespite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to s
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 16 days ago
Despite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to skate, thanks to a generous donation from the Calgary Flames Foundation. After hearing about the tragic ammonia leak at the Fernie Memorial Arena that left three people... Read more
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Rossland News
Fernie to get outdoor skating rink with Calgary Flames Foundation fundsDespite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to s
Rossland News / Posted 16 days ago
Despite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to skate, thanks to a generous donation from the Calgary Flames Foundation. After hearing about the tragic ammonia leak at the Fernie Memorial Arena that left three people... Read more
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Arrow Lakes News
Fernie to get outdoor skating rink with Calgary Flames Foundation fundsDespite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to s
Arrow Lakes News / Posted 16 days ago
Despite the arena being closed this winter, Fernie will still have a place to skate, thanks to a generous donation from the Calgary Flames Foundation. After hearing about the tragic ammonia leak at the Fernie Memorial Arena that left three people... Read more
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Creston Valley Advance
Fernie Figure Skating thankful for community supportwas shocked and devastated that something so terrible could happen where, at ti
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 16 days ago
was shocked and devastated that something so terrible could happen where, at times, the core of our community gathers. The Fernie Skating Club was saddened that we would not see our friends again, whom we saw almost every day. We certainly agreed... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Royals secure B.C. silverat the B.C. AA Boys finals in Langley. Play starts today (Wednesday). The Vern
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 17 days ago
at the B.C. AA Boys finals in Langley. Play starts today (Wednesday). The Vernon Christian Royals will play the host Fernie Falcons, Nanaimo Christian and Credo Christian Thursday at the B.C. A Girls championships. The Seaton Sonics have... Read more
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BC Local News
Dynamiters split the weekendtonight night won’t happen again.” The Nitro’s schedule continues to be divisi
BC Local News / Posted 17 days ago
tonight night won’t happen again.” The Nitro’s schedule continues to be division heavy with games this weekend against the Fernie Ghostriders and Columbia Valley Rockies. MATCH STICKS: Mason Palaga is suspended for two games, Lucas Purdy two... Read more
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BC Local News
Terrace boys take B.C. bronzein Kamloops last week. The boys won two games and lost two in the pool play, a
BC Local News / Posted 17 days ago
in Kamloops last week. The boys won two games and lost two in the pool play, advancing to the quarter final against Fernie Secondary School. They won in four sets, losing the first 21-25, but taking the next three 25-20, 25-16, and... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Terrace boys take B.C. bronzein Kamloops last week. The boys won two games and lost two in the pool play, a
Terrace Standard / Posted 17 days ago
in Kamloops last week. The boys won two games and lost two in the pool play, advancing to the quarter final against Fernie Secondary School. They won in four sets, losing the first 21-25, but taking the next three 25-20, 25-16, and... Read more
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BC Local News
Nanaimo Christian senior girls chase volleyball championshipLakers 25-17 and 25-8 in the final and now sets its sights on the 2017 senior A
BC Local News / Posted 19 days ago
Lakers 25-17 and 25-8 in the final and now sets its sights on the 2017 senior A girls’ B.C. championship Nov. 30-Dec. 2 in Fernie. Breanne Quist, head coach, said her team was two points away from making provincials last year, which provided... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo Christian senior girls chase volleyball championshipLakers 25-17 and 25-8 in the final and now sets its sights on the 2017 senior A
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
Lakers 25-17 and 25-8 in the final and now sets its sights on the 2017 senior A girls’ B.C. championship Nov. 30-Dec. 2 in Fernie. Breanne Quist, head coach, said her team was two points away from making provincials last year, which provided... Read more
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Similkameen Spotlight
Town makes short-term hire for management teamuntil March. The town has been without a CFO since Shirley McMahon left the po
Similkameen Spotlight / Posted 19 days ago
until March. The town has been without a CFO since Shirley McMahon left the post in early August to work for the City of Fernie. The position was advertised twice and twice the town had an acceptable candidate who agreed to take the job, the... Read more
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BC Local News
Vibes and Stuff, a showcase of local ski cultureand Josh McSkimming first debuted their insane ski skills last year with their
BC Local News / Posted 19 days ago
and Josh McSkimming first debuted their insane ski skills last year with their first film, Burrrlapz— the Movie. The Fernie natives grew up skiing the mountains in the area, making little videos as they went. “Now we’re big kids, and we make... Read more
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