Tag Archives: Cranbrook

Idlewild rehab gets $2.8 million

The City of Cranbrook has been successful in a grant application for $2.8 million in funding through the Federal Gas Tax Fund for the Idlewild Park Rehabilitation project, which will get underway this year. “This is great news for the … > Read More

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Search intensifies for home invasion suspect

The net has been broadened in the search for a suspect wanted in a home invasion and shooting incident that occurred in Cranbrook. The Alberta Police Report this afternoon released an image and information about Michael Andres Salvador, age 24, believed by police … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of School District No. 5 (SD5) board motions carried during the February 9 board meeting held in Cranbrook. Motions Carried Policy That Policy 6.2 School Planning Councils* be sent to the Board of Education for … > Read More

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Anti-domestic violence project funded

The Ktunaxa/Kinbasket Child & Family Service Society (Cranbrook) is receiving $70,000 for the ‘In the Spirit of Peace’ program, the B.C. Ministry of Aboriginal Relations and Reconciliation announced Feb. 5. In the Spirit of Peace integrates experiential therapy and responsive … > Read More

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Community Cash and Student Awards announced

East Kootenay Community Credit Union (EKC) announces the launch of the first ever Community Cash Awards with a goal of developing healthy and diverse communities. The Community Cash Awards will offer community groups an opportunity to apply for funding while … > Read More

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College to host Sophie Pierre talk on reconciliation

College of the Rockies’ Indigenous Speaker Series continues on Thursday, February 25 with a presentation by Sophie Pierre entitled Reconciliation in Ktunaxa Territory. Pierre, who led the St. Mary’s Band for 26 years as Chief, has always been a strong … > Read More

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Women Grow meeting at St. Eugene

Women Grow: Kootenay Region Chapter held its inaugural event in Nelson on January 7 of this year. It was an event that brought in an all-encompassing crowd: women, men, younger folk, older folk, locals and non-locals, activists, advocates, educators, entrepreneurs, … > Read More

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Key City Theatre set to unpack The Suitcase Project

By Brenda Ann Babinski Key City Theatre is set to roll out a new and innovative youth program next week. The Suitcase Project is a series of workshops for young people, aged 14 and older, designed to expand their theatrical … > Read More

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January in the East Kootenay

I celebrate the end of January. Its passing leaves me feeling hopeful. Our days slowly grow more plump with light and as we suck the sweet fat of energy from the sun, we find the strength to establish the order … > Read More

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Earn more by spending less with digital marketing

This is the first in a three-part series on how companies can spend less but get more using digital marketing. By Chris Botterill Historically, companies marketed their products or services through mail campaigns, flyers, and newspaper, radio or television advertisements. … > Read More

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