Tag Archives: City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski

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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Black Friday will be a good day to be a shopper

The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce and a host of businesses in the Key City are banding together to provide Christmas shoppers with a whack of savings on Friday, Nov. 22 during the third annual Black Friday Event. More … > Read More

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Chinese delegation visits city

Mr. Zhongzhi Yang, Board Chairman of Jiangsu Wuyang Group Co. Ltd. (third from left, front) and several members of the Taicang, China based company’s delegation met with City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski and Councillors Sharon Cross, Bob Whetham and … > Read More

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Concerns growing over parties on Crown Land

Regional officials want to put the clamp down on Nirvana – before paradise is lost altogether. Recent mass gatherings (raves) along the shore of Lake Koocanusa and the possibility of repeat performances that will grow in size prompted Regional District … > Read More

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Home Based Business regs moved forward

Proposed changes to the regulation of home based businesses in the Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) – a topic of some feverish discussion the past half a year – will be considered in bylaw form this October. The decision … > Read More

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