Tag Archives: Columbia Basin Trust

Fernie Council Connection

The following is a synopsis of what occurred during the April 11 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. AGREEMENTS, LICENCES PERMITS & POLICIES 1.1 Fernie Brewing Company Limited Brewery Lounge Area Endorsement  Following an Informal Public Hearing Council endorsed the … > Read More

Posted in Elk Valley, Featured, Fernie, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chamber installs new president, board

The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce today held its annual general meeting at the Heritage Inn & Conference Centre, installing a new president and board of directors. Outgoing president David Struthers said he enjoyed his time as president, which included saying … > Read More

Posted in Business, Cranbrook, Featured | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fernie Council Connection

The following is a synopsis of what occurred during the March 14 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. AGREEMENTS, LICENCES PERMITS & POLICIES 1.1 Development Variance Permit Application No. DVPA-382 2- Sunniva Drive Council authorized the issuance of DVPA-382 to vary the … > Read More

Posted in Elk Valley, Featured, Fernie, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chamber board taking shape

Chris Thom to be new chamber president The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce is reaching an important time of the year. The chamber’s new board will be finalized next week and on April 2, it is hosting the annual Business Excellence … > Read More

Posted in Business, Cranbrook, Featured | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

CKCA steering committee nominations open

The Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance (CKCA) invites members of the arts, culture and heritage community in the Columbia Basin to join its volunteer Steering Committee. The CKCA is a representative body of the arts, culture and heritage communities across the … > Read More

Posted in Arts & Entertainment, Columbia Valley, East Kootenay, Elk Valley, Featured, Fernie, Kimberley, Kootenay Life, Sparwood | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Slow Food Canada comes to Columbia Valley

MLA Report By Norm Macdonald Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA This April 6 – 10, Invermere will be hosting the Slow Food Canada National Summit, an amazing festival of local food that will raise the profile of the region, bring together growers, … > Read More

Posted in Columbia Valley, Featured, Invermere, Kimberley, Views | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fernie Council Connection

The following is a synopsis of what occurred during the Feb. 22 City of Fernie council meeting. 1. AGREEMENTS, LICENCES PERMITS & POLICIES 1.1 Development Variance Permit Application (DVPA) No. 382 – 2 Sunniva Drive Council approved DVPA-382 and gave … > Read More

Posted in Elk Valley, Featured, Fernie, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Elk Valley projects funded by CBT

Four Elk Valley projects that support social well-being have been approved to receive funding through Columbia Basin Trust’s Social Grants. “Through these grants, we’re able to help social service organizations meet the needs of Basin communities and residents,” said Liz … > Read More

Posted in Elk Valley, Elkford, Featured, Fernie, News, Sparwood | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Community Connections gets funding

Community Connections Society of Southeast BC is one of 28 projects that support social well-being to receive funding from Columbia Basin Trust’s Social Grants. “Through these grants, we’re able to help social service organizations meet the needs of Basin communities … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, News | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Chef Cox takes out last year’s winner

Semi-final challenge match-ups will take place Tuesday and Friday This was a first-round match-up neither chef wanted to see. Chef Rusty Cox of The Heid Out Restaurant and Brewhouse and Chef Shelby Schiller of BJ’s Diner and Creekside Pub, Kimberley … > Read More

Posted in Cranbrook, Featured, Kimberley, Kootenay Life, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment