Tag Archives: Columbia Basin Trust

Trust releases 2013/14 annual report

Learn more about Columbia Basin Trust and the activities it supports through its 2013/14 Annual Report. The annual report reflects the Trust’s performance for the year ending March 31, and details its financial investments, spending, and program and initiative activities. … > Read More

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Photo Finish begins July 31

Every year The Arts Station is graced with the works from the Fernie Visual Arts Guild during their annual gallery exhibit, and this year’s show is sure to impress! The Visual Arts Guild is an informal group of artists that … > Read More

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Trust seeks input on Social Strategic plan

In summer 2013, Columbia Basin Trust (the Trust) began discussions with Basin residents, communities and social sector stakeholders about the renewal of the Trust’s Social Strategic Plan. Input and ideas were generated through broad public engagement including online input, social … > Read More

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Killer Rollbots edge Barbs for EKRDL title

The Kimberley Civic Centre was abuzz with excitement on Saturday (July 5), as hundreds turned out to watch and cheer on their local Derby Girls skating for the East Kootenay Roller Derby League Championship Bout. After winning their first bout … > Read More

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Join Trust’s Enviro Grants Evaluation Committee

Columbia Basin Trust (Trust) is offering an exciting opportunity to Basin residents: to volunteer on its Environment Grants Evaluation Committee. Members will serve a three-year term and will review environment grant applications and make funding recommendations. For more information and … > Read More

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A bright day for Kimberley

It was fittingly sunny in Kimberley this morning (July 7) when dignitaries broke ground at the SunMine. The $5.3 million solar project, utilizing the southern slope of reclaimed Teck land on the eastern edge of the City of Kimberley, has … > Read More

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Invest Kootenay reaches milestone

Invest Kootenay continues to make gains in its mission to attract, retain, and expand business investment in the Kootenay region, announcing several achievements in recent weeks. Invest Kootenay is a regional partnership of Kootenay-region communities that have joined forces to … > Read More

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SunMine groundbreaking approaches

An event to commemorate breaking ground on SunMine, a 1.05 Megawatt solar facility situated on reclaimed land on the former Teck Sullivan Mine site in Kimberley, is taking place July 7. Among the officials joining City of Kimberley Mayor Ron … > Read More

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Father’s Day fishing clinic a success

The Cranbrook Firefighters’ Association would like to thank all the kids and their families for coming out on Father’s Day (June 15) and making the 37th annual fishing clinic at Idlewild Park a huge success. Special thanks to our sponsors; … > Read More

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Bike Skills Park grand opening ceremony held

The Cranbrook Bike Skills Park Society held a brief ribbon cutting ceremony to officially open the Cranbrook Bike Park in Belmont Park Saturday, June 14. The park was constructed just over a year ago with major support from the City … > Read More

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