Tag Archives: Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce

Cranbrook chamber welcomes Site C approval

The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce welcomes the B.C. government’s decision to approve construction of the Site C dam project. Minister of Energy and Mines and Minister for Core Review, and Kootenay East MLA Bill Bennett and Premier Christy … > Read More

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Karin Penner says goodbye to her chamber

Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce members bid a fond adieu to outgoing executive director Karin Penner Dec. 10 during the annual Christmas luncheon at the Heritage Inn. Members also welcomed her replacement David Hall, who provided a respectful and … > Read More

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Chamber smashes previous Turkey Drive record

The renowned giving from Cranbrook’s residents and businesses has gone to a new level. The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce’s annual Turkey Drive fundraiser, which collects $20 (per turkey) donations from people, culminating in a one-day frenzy of turkey … > Read More

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Kortschaga Citizen of the Year

The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce today announced Derek Kortschaga as Cranbrook’s 2014 Citizen of the Year. About 15 letters of nomination from city business leaders and prominent citizens clearly outline exactly why the popular radio personality was bestowed … > Read More

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City recruiting volunteers for advisory committees

There are several opportunities for public participation and involvement in the City of Cranbrook advisory committees listed below. Membership is open to residents of the City of Cranbrook. Advisory Planning Commission The Advisory Planning Commission advises Council on matters respecting … > Read More

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Fresh slate begins at Cranbrook City Hall

An entirely new City of Cranbrook council was sworn into office last night (Dec. 8) in front of an overflowing council chamber audience. Justice Grant Sheard conducted the oath of office, first with Mayor Lee Pratt and then, in unison, … > Read More

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Karin Penner’s impact celebrated in retirement

Cranbrook’s matriarch was celebrated with much affection, sincerity and good humour Nov. 28. People came from as far away as Toronto and Calgary to help Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce members and city residents bid a fond adieu to the … > Read More

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Cranbrook welcomes new family physician

Family physician Dr. Jordan Wolff has joined the team at Cranbrook’s Associate Clinic, marking another success for the East Kootenay Division of Family Practice’s physician recruitment task force. A recent graduate of his family practice residency at the University of … > Read More

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Turkey Drive aims to help 750 Thursday

The annual Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce Turkey Drive will be underway on Thursday, December 4. This is the fourth year for the fundraiser that provides financial support to both the Salvation Army and the Cranbrook Food Bank’s Christmas … > Read More

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Turkey Drive gets big boost before Dec. 4

The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual Turkey Drive on Dec. 4. From 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 4, chamber members, led by Jason Wheeldon and Warren Bedell, will be seeking donations to … > Read More

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