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Catherine Chartrand and Derek Lim await customers at their shop's serving window. (Soranne Floarea/ The Free Press)

New businesses popping up in Fernie despite pandemic headwinds

More businesses in Fernie have opened than closed their doors since the pandemic began

Catherine Chartrand and Derek Lim await customers at their shop's serving window. (Soranne Floarea/ The Free Press)
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Interior Health says COVID positivity rates in Fernie area actually 10-12%

IH say the rates are not as high as previously claimed by the region’s top doctor

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CBAL hosts online Internet Safety Series for parents

The free presentations address topics including social media safety and digital literacy

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Missing hunter found dead in South Country

A hunter was reported as overdue on Nov. 29, and was found deceased on Nov. 30 following an RCMP and SAR operation

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Megan Ryan and Nathan Hannah lost their engagement ring in Lake Koocanusa earlier this month. Luckily, the ring was returned to them with the help of some kind strangers and a metal detector. Photo Submitted

Metal detector rings true for Cranbrook couple

A Cranbrook couple went looking for a missing ring after reading a plea on Facebook

Megan Ryan and Nathan Hannah lost their engagement ring in Lake Koocanusa earlier this month. Luckily, the ring was returned to them with the help of some kind strangers and a metal detector. Photo Submitted
This was FSAR’s sixth call in July. Photo Submitted

Fernie SAR mobilized in search of missing people

The group of four got lost on their way to Sandy Shores RV Park

This was FSAR’s sixth call in July. Photo Submitted