Tag Archives: City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski

Time capsule dedicated

A number of the roughly 100 people attending the June 19 dedication of the Sam Steele Society Time Capsule won’t be around when it is opened. And a few of the attendees will only be pushing into their mid 20s … > Read More

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May was a busy month for United Way

May was a busy month with year-end requirements, attending Agency Annual General Meetings, a Golf Tournament and celebrating our 45th Anniversary.  Thanks are extended to the Key City Old Timers Hockey League for inviting United Way to this year’s tournament … > Read More

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RDEK rolls out roving reminder to reduce, reuse and recycle

The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) has unveiled the newest member of its fleet, and it will be easy to spot around the region. The fuel-efficient van replaces a large pick-up truck and will be used in the Environmental … > Read More

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Mayors’ Caucus still after effective partnership

After two days of meetings in Cranbrook and Kimberley, the fifth BC Mayors’ Caucus wrapped up today (April 25) with renewed calls for 10 actions from the province. Between 60 and 70 mayors from around the province took part in … > Read More

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Province changing local government election legislation

Community, Sport and Cultural Development Minister Coralee Oakes introduced legislation March 26 that is aimed at supporting greater transparency and accountability in local government elections. Oakes tabled two bills to modernize local election campaign finance rules and introduce further changes … > Read More

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Key partners for new Mount Baker School/theatre project

On February 21, City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski and members of School District 5 (SD5) and Key City Theatre Society (KCTS) met with Kootenay-Columbia MP David Wilks, and Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board chair Rob Gay, to … > Read More

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Hospital board interested in fledgling service

One of the biggest issues facing health providers and resident in British Columbia is the growing number of people without family doctors. Called “orphaned patients,” many people with a general practitioner (GP) doctor end up using emergency room facilities for … > Read More

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Another layer added to Niedermayer tribute

City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski stands with a famous photo of Cranbrook’s Scott Niedermayer with the Stanley Cup on top of Fisher Peak, which will be autographed and available as a prize, along with a Team Canada jersey and … > Read More

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More traffic than ever but less maintenance on our highways

E-KNOW Editorial One single comment. One single comment sums up how ludicrous it is we are talking about how shoddily our highways are being maintained nowadays. “There is so much more traffic than there ever used to be,” said City … > Read More

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Expo celebrates environmental education and educators

Regional environmental education organizations gathered in Cranbrook Nov. 29 for the first Environmental Education Expo, hosted by Columbia Basin Environmental Education Network (CBEEN). Seventeen different environmental education groups, from the East Kootenay Invasive Plant Council to Scouts Canada to Blue … > Read More

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