Tag Archives: Cranbrook

Wildfire Classic boosts Burn Fund

The Wildfire Basketball Classic between the Mt. Baker Wild Senior Girls and the Cranbrook Fire Fighters took place on April 7. No one can remember the outcome of the game but there is a chance that the girls are still … > Read More

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Earthquakes felt in Kootenays

Around the same time a magnitude 6.2 (Richter) earthquake occurred 182 km west southwest of Bella Bella (off the central B.C. coast), a couple of other smaller quakes occurred in Northern Idaho. Earthquake Canada reports the quakes were felt in Creston and … > Read More

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Cadets fundraising to attend Vimy 100th

A group of Cranbrook and area army cadets are having a difficult time raising funds in order to attend the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge (First World War). While a GoFundMe account has been established and fundraising … > Read More

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What the numbers really tell us

Letter to the Editor When I went to university I majored in Science and minored in Economics for my first degree. Facts and numbers are important to me – you will often hear me responding to information with “Show me … > Read More

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Filling the pot of gold at the end the cancer rainbow

By Katey Norton Relay For Life Honorary Chair   I am thrilled and honoured to be Cranbrook’s Relay For Life Honorary Chair this year. The Canadian Cancer Society and their research and fundraising efforts are very important to me. In 2012 … > Read More

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Go Wild! Slideshow and Film Night

Wildsight Kimberley/Cranbrook is pleased to present a night of fun and film at Centre 64 this coming Wednesday, April 29 starting at 6:30 p.m. A donation will admit all ages to view the well-received British documentary Project Wild Thing and … > Read More

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Amazing Race Cranbrook for youth 12-19

On Thursday, May 7, CBK Youth and the Cranbrook Boys & Girls Club are hosting an Amazing Race Cranbrook for youth ages 12-19 as part of National Youth Week. Teams of five to seven youths and an adult leader will race against the clock … > Read More

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BC Book Prize finalists visit local schools

BC Book Prize finalists are hitting the road for events throughout the province between April 20 to 24. Kevin Chong, author of Northern Dancer: The Legendary Horse That Inspired a Nation (Viking), shortlisted for the Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize, and … > Read More

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Attempted B&E ends in arrest

RCMP are crediting observant residents for helping them arrest a would-be break and entry suspect. Just after midnight on April 22, Cranbrook RCMP received a report of an unknown person attempting to gain entry to residences in the area of 1st Street … > Read More

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Win Brody/Brandt #RoadTripTour tickets

It’s contest time again! Enter to win one of five sets of two tickets to see Dean Brody and Paul Brandt’s ‪#‎RoadTripTour which hits Cranbrook’s Western Financial Place on Sunday, Sept. 27, with Lindi Ortega appearing as the opening act. For more … > Read More

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