Tag Archives: Cranbrook

Cherry Lake wildfire now fire of note

A lightning-caused wildfire northwest of Cherry Lake has grown to about 1,000 hectares in size, according to the BC Wildfire Service, which has upgraded its status to being ‘A fire of note.’ Discovered Tuesday, August 25, the fire about 35 … > Read More

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What’s up in the CDAC in September

CDAC Presents: We Paint Group Exhibition This September, the Cranbrook and District Arts Council (CDAC) presents the ‘We Paint Group’ Exhibition. This show features various styles of artworks from the Kimberley Centre 64 Painting group. The pieces will decorate the … > Read More

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Local wakeboarders podium at Nationals

Cranbrook’s Colden Thompson competed in the Junior Men’s Division in the 2015 Canadian Wakeboard Nationals on Friday and Saturday. With solid performances in the qualifier heat and semifinals, he moved into the finals. After a run that featured tricks including … > Read More

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Lucky 13 for Park On Us

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Four new fires southwest of city

The skies over Cranbrook are once again active today as air tankers continue to come and go with loads of fire retardant, heading southwest of the city. According to the BC Wildfire Service, four new fires have sprung up in … > Read More

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Art in the Park Saturday

Cranbrook & District Arts Council invites everyone to come to Rotary Park in Cranbrook Saturday, August 29 for Art in the Park. A children’s art exhibit featuring works produced during this summer’s Arts Camps will take centre stage this year … > Read More

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New extended ‘family’ for CFES

Members of Cranbrook Fire & Emergency Services (CFES) can now be better trained for search and rescue and first responder calls thanks to its recently expanded ‘family’ of life-like mannequins. The department recently acquired five new mannequins in a variety … > Read More

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Variety sates hunger in Hyundai event

Food trucks and vendors gathered at the new home of Cranbrook Hyundai today (August 24) to serve up street in the name of charity. Hyundai for Hunger, benefitting the Salvation Army Soup Kitchen Endowment Fund, held by the Cranbrook and District … > Read More

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Police still searching for Gordon Rice

Cranbrook RCMP continue to investigate the disappearance of Gordon Rice. On Thursday, August 20, around 11 a.m., Gordon Rice left his 14th Avenue South residence in Cranbrook driving a silver 2009 Chevrolet pickup truck with a silver canopy on it. … > Read More

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Celebration of life for Connor Stewart

A celebration of life for the late Connor Stewart will be held Wednesday, August 26 at 4:30 p.m. on the back gardens of the Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce, 2279 Cranbrook Street North. Guests are asked to use the RV parking lot … > Read More

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