Tag Archives: Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce

Mayor presents community update at chamber luncheon

By Mayor Wayne Stetski City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski was the guest speaker at the Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon September 17. The following is a transcript of the speech he delivered to the packed Heritage … > Read More

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Workshops to help small business owners

The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce is hosting two workshops aimed at helping small business owners this Thursday, Sept. 25. The first the Supply and Demand of Small Business in BC Workshop on Thursday afternoon. This session is for … > Read More

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Big BBQ benefitting Food Bank

Community Futures East Kootenay and the Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce are hosting a charity barbeque this Friday (Sept. 19) from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. For $5 you can get a hamburger or hot dog with chips and … > Read More

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How to do business with British Columbia

Over $6.6 billion are spent every year on government goods and services in British Columbia. Do you know about the opportunities that are available for your business? This introductory seminar will provide you with the information and tools you need … > Read More

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Physician vacancies taxing regional ER

The ongoing lack of family physicians in Cranbrook and region is forcing residents to visit the East Kootenay Regional Hospital’s emergency room, creating more traffic than it is meant to handle. In a press release this morning (August 21), Interior … > Read More

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Chamber seeking new Executive Director

The Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce (Chamber) is looking for a new Executive Director (ED) to replace outgoing long-time ED Karin Penner who is retiring. The chamber mission is to foster a healthy business climate in Cranbrook & District, … > Read More

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Camping options around Cranbrook

Did you know that there are seven provincial parks in the Cranbrook area? Of these seven, all but Yahk Provincial Park are on a lake. Provincial parks are a great option for family camping. Each site has a picnic table … > Read More

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Intensive Care Unit beds don’t come cheaply

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Ever wonder why healthcare takes up more than 40 per cent of the B.C. budget? Well, we have a good example right here in Cranbrook. In fact, you need to go no further than the East … > Read More

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Clark talks LNG, BCTF and Bennett in Cranbrook speech

While dozens of B.C. Teachers Federation (BCTF) union members and supporters lined the strip in front of Cranbrook’s Heritage Inn July 10, protesting the province’s treatment of teachers, Premier Christy Clark touted the importance of the fledgling liquefied natural gas industry … > Read More

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Cranbrook welcomes Dr. Karen Fordham to community

In late July, family physician Dr. Karen Fordham will join Cranbrook’s medical community, marking the first success of Cranbrook’s new community-based family physician recruitment task force. Dr. Fordham toured the community in May and her visit was the task force’s … > Read More

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