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Free transit applications for low income residents

Low income City of Cranbrook residents can apply for a free transit pass beginning on April 1, following approval of the program by council at their regular meeting of March 9. The initiative will run as an additional benefit to … > Read More

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Report all acts of aggression by deer, city asks

Each report important to determining future population management Any incidents involving acts of deer aggression in the City of Cranbrook should be reported, the city is asking. Both city staff and the provincial Conservation Officer Service keep close tabs on … > Read More

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City and ʔaq̓am sign St. Mary’s Park MOU

Future management of the St. Mary’s Park will be jointly conducted by ʔaq̓am (St. Mary’s Indian Band) and the City of Cranbrook, after the two communities formally endorsed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) March 17. The MOU is a condition … > Read More

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Cranbrook to Wardner Trail phase a success

Trails BC is pleased to report that with the support of the National Trans Canada Trail Foundation as the primary funding partner with a $210,000 contribution for Phase 1 as well as funding partners, Columbia Basin Trust, Regional District of … > Read More

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Arts council seeks new MOU for old fire hall

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW Cranbrook and District Arts Council (CDAC) renewed efforts last night to secure hold of Fire Hall No. 1 as a future home of arts and culture in the city. Council heard a detailed presentation from CDAC president … > Read More

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Second AAP sought for Spray repair work

By Ian Cobb/e-KNOW City of Cranbrook taxpayers will be asked to participate in a second alternative approval process (AAP) in order to seek approval for borrowing up to $700,000 in order to repair the Motor Control Centre at the city’s … > Read More

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One rate for all nears at WFP

People using Western Financial Place (WFP) will soon be paying the same fees when City of Cranbrook council passes a bylaw abolishing the current resident/non-resident fee structure. City council last night (March 23) unanimously approved the first three readings of Cranbrook … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of board motions carried during the March 10 School District No. 5 (SD5) School Board of Trustees’ meeting in Cranbrook. Motions Carried Advocacy That the Board writes a follow-up letter to the Minister of Finance … > Read More

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Firefighter’s Fishing Clinic postponed

With the recent City of Cranbrook council decision to lower the water level of Idlewild Lake and to decommission the dam, the Cranbrook Firefighters will be putting their annual Fishing Clinic on hiatus. The annual Father’s Day fishing clinic has … > Read More

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RCMP continue to investigate vandalism to deer traps

On March 6, at approximately 5:30 a.m., City of Cranbrook contractors were conducting their early morning rounds to check on the deer traps that had been strategically placed throughout the city. In doing so, the contractors discovered that sometime overnight, … > Read More

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