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Mount Baker Wild Theatre enters new stream with Urinetown

Urinetown the Musical is barreling into Key City Theatre in less than a month, and it’s time you bought yourself a ticket. It’s funny, it’s loud, it’s gripping, and you’ll be on the edge of your seat from the moment … > Read More

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Farmers’ Market coming to downtown Kimberley

This summer, Wildsight will bring a true farmers’ market to downtown Kimberley. Shoppers will find local vegetables, fruit, meat, eggs, bread, and honey, plus hot food, fresh baking, and crafts from local artisans. “It’s all about make it, grow it, … > Read More

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U13 Boys take bronze at provincials

An eager group of 13-year-old Cranbrook boys culminated their three months of hard work with a trip to the Alberta Provincials and ultimately a bronze medal win. “We were excited to take this group of boys to Edmonton. They have a … > Read More

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City backing 20-minute makeover

Pitch-In Canada Week is a community cleanup and beautification campaign that benefits our community as a whole. Through the effort of many volunteers, each year, tons of litter and debris is removed from parks, ravines, neighbourhoods, streets, schools and public … > Read More

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Cat found with pellet gun wounds, gash in neck

A horribly injured cat found by a highway near Cranbrook now has a second chance to live his nine lives to the fullest, thanks to the BC SPCA East Kootenay Branch. The cat, named Nelson for Willie Nelson’s Highwayman song, … > Read More

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Education Minister meets with SD5

Minister of Education Peter Fassbender met with School District No. 5 (SD5) Trustees after touring Mount Baker Secondary School (MBSS) in Cranbrook, Isabella Dicken Elementary School (IDES) in Fernie and Sparwood Secondary School (SSS) in Sparwood on April 22. He … > Read More

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Open air burning restricted in city

The return of the summer weather brings the risk of fires back into the minds of many people, including the staff of the Cranbrook Fire & Emergency Services department. Open air burning requirements, campfires, burning yard waste and the potential … > Read More

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March in the East Kootenay

By Ian Cobb March torments me. It teases with the odd glorious day and then reverts to being Old Man Winter’s muse for nastiness. In like a lion, out like a lamb and all that. It is a month in … > Read More

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Have you thanked a volunteer today?

Interior Health celebrated its thousands of volunteers during National Volunteer Week April 6 – 12. Volunteer Week was an opportunity to recognize and thank volunteers for the work they do to enhance health care delivery throughout the region. Volunteer recognition … > Read More

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SD5 board notes

The following is a summary of board motions carried during the April 8 School District No. 5 (SD5) Board of Education meeting in Cranbrook. Motions Carried General – Introductory/first reading of the Annual Bylaw Budget in the amount of $52,136,229. … > Read More

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