Tag Archives: City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski

Fallen soldier honoured by courage and resolve

Showing resilience and courage, Canada’s Parliament re-opened for business today, 24 hours after a lone gunman shot and killed Canadian soldier Nathan Cirillo and wounded another person. The incident froze Canada in the moment and has, temporarily at least, smashed … > Read More

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Scope of hospital upgrade changing

Something unusual occurred at the Kootenay East Regional Hospital District (KERHD) board meeting Oct. 3. Interior Health (IH) representatives addressing the board received a warm round of applause. Usually on the spot with hard questions and criticism whenever they appear … > Read More

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Studio/Stage Door feted on 40th anniversary

Cranbrook and area’s theatre and arts community, as well as a host of city dignitaries last night celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Studio/Stage Door. A meet and greet reception hosted by Cranbrook Community Theatre (CCT) members provided glimpses into … > Read More

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Ice Bucket Challenge launches school year at COTR

College of the Rockies President and CEO David Walls kicked off the new school year on September 2 by accepting the Ice Bucket Challenge in recognition of the fight against ALS with members of the Women’s Avalanche volleyball team more … > Read More

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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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