Tag Archives: College of the Rockies

Water fluoridation open house set for Oct. 23

The electoral assent on whether to continue adding fluoride to the City of Cranbrook water system will be held as part of the municipal election on November 15.  All eligible voters are encouraged to participate. The question will ask: “Are … > Read More

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Mayor’s update for July 2014

By Mayor Mary Giuliano July 1 was truly a fantastic and funtastic day of activity to celebrate Canada Day followed by a Sunday of waste bin painting by an array of amazing artists who volunteered time to share their talent … > Read More

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COTR secures provincial funds for welding programs

On July 31, the Ministry of Advanced Education announced $164,000 in additional funding for College of the Rockies (COTR) foundation and apprenticeship welding programs.  On August 1, East Kootenay MLA and Minister of Energy and Mines and Minister for Core … > Read More

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College signs SunMine agreement

College of the Rockies President and CEO David Walls is pleased to be collaborating with the City of Kimberley, Teck, and the EcoSmart Foundation on the SunMine project in Kimberley. With over 4,000 solar modules generating 1.05 Megawatts of energy, … > Read More

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CFUW Cranbrook readies to host 30th Artisan Bazaar

Saturday, November 8 marks the 30th annual Christmas Craft Bazaar at the Cranbrook Golf Club on 2nd Street South. “We never thought 30 years ago the club would still be hosting this excellent bazaar,” said a long-time member of the … > Read More

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College’s Mobile Simulator on maiden voyage

College of the Rockies’ mobile haul truck simulator has travelled north to Williams Lake, marking its inaugural trip to deliver training. From July 7 to 30, the simulator is being utilized by students in the Haul Truck Operator program being … > 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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New VP for TM Roberts Elementary School

Jennifer Roberts was recently appointed vice-principal of TM Roberts Elementary School as of the 2014/15 school year by the School District No. 5 (SD5) Board of Education. Born in Edmonton, Alta., Roberts received her Bachelor of Education from the University … > Read More

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Wandering around Sam Steele Days

The City of Cranbrook was post-to-post alive with family activities, sports, food and fun during 50th annual Sam Steele Days weekend, June 19-22. A vast variety of events, contests and competitions took place around the city, from Moir Park to … > Read More

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College hosting International Sport Literature Conference

College of the Rockies will be host, from June 25 to 28, to the 31st annual International Sport Literature Association conference. Writers and scholars with an interest in sport will be arriving from locations as far afield as Iceland. Organizer of … > Read More

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