Tag Archives: College of the Rockies

Toastmasters clubs celebrate International’s 90th anniversary

Through improved communication and leadership skills, millions of men and women have become better speakers and leaders since 1924. Ninety years ago, when Toastmasters founder, Dr. Ralph C. Smedley held the first meeting in the basement of a YMCA in … > Read More

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Woman of the Year seeks re-election to SD5 board

Gail Brown, well-known Cranbrook Early Childhood Educator, and currently a Trustee with School District No 5, is running for re-election on November 15. “My past work serving families with young children in Cranbrook, has helped me be an effective School … > Read More

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On Cranbrook’s economy and roads

By Mayor Wayne Stetski I am going to start by thanking all those who have put their names forward to run for Mayor or Council in Cranbrook. Democracy is always best served by having choices! There are two common themes … > Read More

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Fluoridation info open house next week

The City of Cranbrook is informing residents about the water system and water fluoridation by hosting an open house Thursday, October 23 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Manual Training School, 1212 2nd Street North, next to the Cranbrook … > Read More

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JCI to host All Candidates Forum Oct. 29

Wednesday, October 29 meet the local candidates vying for your support at Cranbrook’s All Candidates Forum. Proudly sponsored by JCI Kootenay, this event is an opportunity for all Cranbrook citizens to ask the questions important to them and hear from … > Read More

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Cardozo’s passions lie in community, economic development

Well-known Cranbrook resident Danielle Cardozo wants to claim a seat on City of Cranbrook council in the Nov. 15 municipal election. The following is a submission she provided to e-KNOW outlining why she is running for council, what she believes … > Read More

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COTR bake sale helps Elkford school

East Kootenay/UVIC Teacher Education program students (L-R: Peter, Angalea, Syndi, Nicole, Cailey, Hayley and Toni) at College of the Rockies held a bake sale on Thursday, October 9 to raise funds for Rocky Mountain Elementary School in Elkford. An electrical fire … > Read More

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It’s an active month for night sky events

October is an active month for night sky events. It holds a Lunar Eclipse, a Partial Solar Eclipse and three small meteor showers. College of the Rockies is also offering two new evening Astronomy Sessions this October. ECLIPSES Total Lunar Eclipse: … > Read More

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Fire Training Academy in full swing

The 2014 College of the Rockies Fire Training Academy is in full swing, so expect to see several uniformed individuals running around Kimberley. Sixteen cadets are calling Kimberley home for the six-month fall session from as far away as Quebec.  … > Read More

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$200 million community launches in Fernie

Local investor and developer Parastone unveils first phase of Montane, Fernie Fernie investor and developer Parastone Developments announced late last week the official launch of a new $200 million master-planned community, Montane, Fernie. The first stage of construction of the … > Read More

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