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Park-on-Us-Campaign returning

The United Way of Cranbrook and Kimberley is excited to be celebrating its 12th annual Park-On-Us Campaign this year on Friday, September 19. This annual one-day event has grown every year from $1,900 in 2003 to $13,274 in 2013. This … > Read More

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Water line break closes 2nd Street South

City of Cranbrook Public Works water crews have closed 2nd Street South between 17th Avenue South and 20th Avenue South due to a water break. Detours are in place to get around the repair work. You can expect the road to … > Read More

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6th Street N reconstruction to begin Monday

Closure to also affect part of the Rotary Way Trail system Full reconstruction work on 6th Street North between Kootenay Street and Victoria Avenue in Cranbrook, which will affect area residents and drivers and also impact the use of a … > Read More

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Will the Tesla electric vehicle defeat Big Oil?

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Catch the wave! That’s what the City of Cranbrook appears to be doing with its announcement that an electric car recharging station is coming to the Key City soon at Western Financial Place. The timing couldn’t … > Read More

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Brick building demo order rescinded

In a mood of progressive partnership Cranbrook City Council July 14 voted to remove all the barriers to development for the old Water/Electrical Building behind City Hall. After meetings with city staff and council the Cranbrook Heritage Association (CHA) was … > Read More

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Business still helping pet owners be responsible

The Playpen Pet Boarding & Grooming have donated and placed several pet waste bag dispensers within the City of Cranbrook. One more location has been added to that list. Two dispensers have been erected at the Quad Ball Park area on Willowbrook Drive.  Dispensers … > Read More

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City given AWWA Water Industry Award

On Monday night (July 14) Mayor and Council, on behalf of the American Water Works Association (AWWA), presented the City of Cranbrook with the AWWA Water Industry Award, accepted by Public Works Director Joe McGowan. The award recognizes 50 years of … > Read More

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City funding support for arts council

City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski and members of council presented the Cranbrook and District Arts Council with a cheque for $22,000 at City Hall on Thursday, July 10. The bulk ($20,000) of the funding was approved through the 2014 … > Read More

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Cranbrook welcomes Dr. Karen Fordham to community

In late July, family physician Dr. Karen Fordham will join Cranbrook’s medical community, marking the first success of Cranbrook’s new community-based family physician recruitment task force. Dr. Fordham toured the community in May and her visit was the task force’s … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

Area A Flood Control Service Establishment Bylaw adopted The new Electoral Area A Flood Control Service will help fund flood mitigation projects in Electoral Area A, along with the operation and maintenance of flood control infrastructure. The Regional District of … > Read More

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