Tag Archives: Columbia Basin Trust

Kids across Basin to celebrate Earth Day

Celebrated around the world, Earth Day falls every year on April 22. It is a day to celebrate the Earth, our home. The theme of this year’s Earth Day is ‘It’s Our Turn to Lead.’ And the kids participating in … > Read More

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New resource for sport and physical activity in region

The Trust and ViaSport are providing $1.1 million People engaged in sport and physical activity in the Columbia Basin can look forward to improved support through the newly formed PacificSport Columbia Basin Society. Columbia Basin Trust and ViaSport are providing … > Read More

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Registration deadline nears for Basin Culture Tour

A call for entry: registration closes Monday, April 13 for artists/venues in the Columbia Basin to participate in the seventh annual Columbia Basin Culture Tour (CBCT), a celebration of culture taking place August 8-9, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. … > Read More

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Chamber ready to hand out awards Saturday

Overture, curtains, lights This is it; you’ll hit the heights And oh what heights we’ll hit On with the show this is it. – (With apologies to Bugs Bunny) The gala event of the year for the Cranbrook business community … > Read More

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Basin residents the strength of CBT

MLA report By Norm Macdonald Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA For 20 years, the Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) has provided proof that when a region receives a fair share of economic benefit and is given responsibility for decision making on how best … > Read More

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Outdoor Youth Leadership Program a success

Over spring break, 18 young outdoor enthusiasts aged 14 to 18-years-old spent eight days out at Blue Lake Centre participating in Blue Lake’s Winter Outdoor Youth Leadership Program. This unique leadership opportunity brought together a combination of Canadian and International Exchange students … > Read More

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Purcell Field House taking shape

By Chris Newel The new Purcell Field House is starting to take shape thanks to College of the Rockies Timber Frame class. The new washroom project spearheaded by Kimberley Soccer Association has been in the works for some time and … > Read More

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Cranbrook to Wardner Trail phase a success

Trails BC is pleased to report that with the support of the National Trans Canada Trail Foundation as the primary funding partner with a $210,000 contribution for Phase 1 as well as funding partners, Columbia Basin Trust, Regional District of … > Read More

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Jensen appointed vice-chair of Trust

Cranbrook resident Rick Jensen has been re-appointed to the Columbia Basin Trust Board of Directors and he has also been appointed as board vice-chair. And Fairmont Hot Springs resident and Regional District of East Kootenay Electoral Area F Director Wendy … > Read More

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A GP For Me action planning to begin

As part of the A GP For Me initiative, the Kimberley family physicians through the East Kootenay Division of Family Practice are working with key community stakeholders to lead a Healthy Kimberley project, which focuses on promoting the health and … > Read More

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