Tag Archives: Cranbrook

CDAC Presents: Members’ Winter Exhibition

Cranbrook artists will be showcasing their winter themed work at the Cranbrook and District Arts Council (CDAC) Gallery from Tuesday, December 9 to Friday, Dec. 19. Gallery Hours: Tuesday – Friday 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. … > Read More

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Cold snap alert for East Kootenay

Folks planning on attending and being in the Santa Claus Parade in Cranbrook Friday night, you will want to dress warmly. Environment Canada this afternoon released a ‘special weather statement’ in effect for the East Kootenay, especially for the Columbia … > Read More

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Do You Hear What I Hear?

On a winter night last February, the Key City Theatre rocked to the sounds of Led Zeppelin’s iconic Kashmir. However, it was not the strings of an electric guitar that sang this driving melody but those bowed on a violin. … > Read More

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Period dress highlight of Pynelogs book signing

Invermere author Elinor Florence held a B.C. launch of her debut wartime novel Bird’s Eye View Friday, Nov. 14 at Pynelogs Cultural Centre. About 70 people attended the Invermere Public Library and the Columbia Valley Arts Council-sponsored the event, which … > Read More

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Seventh Starlite Campaign commences Friday

“The brightest stars are those who shine for the benefit of others…” East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) signature holiday fundraiser, the Starlite Campaign, is preparing for the annual lighting of stars atop the roofline of the East Kootenay Regional … > Read More

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Composting helps spread city funds

Near the City of Cranbrook’s sewage lagoons, at the eastern entrance to town, is a large, steaming pile of… compost. On a cool Nov. 12 morning, Mathew Pocock, City of Cranbrook Arborist/Horticulturist led a media tour of the Public Works … > Read More

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Still time to help Santa get a new sleigh

How can Santa Claus deliver presents to all the good boys and girls without a sleigh? JCI Kootenay wants to answer that question, by kicking off the Santa Needs a New Sleigh Campaign. For the last seven years, JCI Kootenay … > Read More

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Four EK students off to Skills for Life Summit

Students from throughout B.C. are getting the chance of a lifetime, including four from the East Kootenay. The Ministry of Education, the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League and Pacific NorthWest LNG have partnered to bring 122 students to … > Read More

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City asks; please license your dogs

2015 Cranbrook dog license renewals being mailed in January Dog owners in Cranbrook are reminded to have their dogs licensed each year; that is the message from City of Cranbrook Bylaw Services Office. Under the City of Cranbrook Animal Control … > 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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