Tag Archives: Cranbrook

City should make Idlewild Dam report public

Perceptions by Gerry Warner This week, thanks to a request I made to City of Cranbrook staff, I obtained copies of the Idlewild Dam Breach Inundation Study prepared by Urban Systems for the city as well as a letter to … > Read More

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Two in custody, third suspect sought for business B&E

Two Cranbrook youths have been taken into custody following the police investigation into a local business break and enter. In the early morning hours of May 13, Cranbrook RCMP officers responded to an intrusion alarm at a local grocery store. Upon arrival … > Read More

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School zone speeding issue attacked

On Wednesday and Thursday (May 20/21), Cranbrook RCMP members focused on an on-going issue with motorists near and around the intersection of 14th Avenue S / Baker Street. Mount Baker Secondary School has been experiencing issues with motorists speeding through their school zone. … > Read More

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Four arrested after large fight in local park

Four persons were arrested and five taken to hospital after a large fight in a Cranbrook park on May 15. Cranbrook RCMP attended the fight at approximately 2:40 a.m. and located five individuals suffering from various injuries.  All five were transported … > Read More

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Farmer’s Market moves outdoor Saturday

With the warm temperatures, the Cranbrook Farmer’s Market will move outdoors this Saturday, May 23! We will stay at the Ktunaxa location (220 Cranbrook St. N), but move the market outdoors onto the grassy area adjacent to the gym. Spring … > Read More

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Beachcomber BBQ fundraiser for EKFH

Shane Ouillette, Store Manager at Beachcomber Hot Tubs invited East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) Donna Grainger and Patricia Whalen to stop in for a look at some of the many wonderful items to be featured at the upcoming Beachcomber … > Read More

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Cocaine and pills seized in Cranbrook

Three persons were arrested May 8 in Cranbrook with cocaine along with various pills seized. The Cranbrook/Kimberley RCMP Crime Reduction Unit had initiated an investigation into a person believed to be involved in the drug trade. They located and arrested the … > Read More

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Rotary Club of Cranbrook warms up ICU

East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH) is proud to acknowledge the generous donation of $6,160 from Rotary to purchase a blanket warmer for the new ICU. Something as simple as a warm, soft blanket can be the difference between a … > Read More

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April in the East Kootenay

Ah, blessed be April. Longer days, lovelier light, more green and other colours as flowers and shrubs begin to bloom. We were able to get out and about a bit more in April and take in the glorious beauty that … > Read More

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Celebrating Nurses Week in the East Kootenay

Letter to the Editor National Nursing Week was May 11-17. This year’s theme is ‘Nurses: with you every step of the way.’ What comes to your mind when you think of a nurse? Do you know what nurses do? Interior Health employs … > Read More

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