Tag Archives: Cranbrook

Plans in high gear for Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo

Submitted by the Cranbrook Sunrise Rotary Club Spring always brings change and change is coming to the third annual Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo, taking place this year on Saturday, Sept. 12, a day earlier than the previous Sunday start for … > Read More

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ICE and Hitmen even coming to Cranbrook

Adam Tambellini’s goal 16:36 into overtime completed a 3-2 comeback victory for the Calgary Hitmen over the Kootenay ICE Sunday at Scotiabank Saddledome. The best of seven Western Hockey League Eastern Conference Quarter-Final series is now tied at a game … > Read More

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Interested in performing this summer?

For those of you interested in performing at Fisher Peak Performing Artists Society events such as SummerSounds 2015, Dancing in the Park, Wednesday Night Market & Music please log onto Fisher Peak Performing Artists Facebook page and click on files … > Read More

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Arts and culture support must be solid

Letter to the Editor “I support the arts and culture” became a well-worn phrase during Cranbrook’s municipal election in the fall of 2014. The first real test of that “support” is now in front of our recently elected Mayor and … > Read More

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Free transit applications for low income residents

Low income City of Cranbrook residents can apply for a free transit pass beginning on April 1, following approval of the program by council at their regular meeting of March 9. The initiative will run as an additional benefit to … > Read More

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In Focus brings five photographers to Centre 64

Opening in the Gallery at Centre 64 in Kimberley is an exhibition of photographs by five leading Kootenay-based photographers. In Focus opens Tuesday, March 31, and runs to Saturday, April 25. It will feature the works of Paul Smith and … > Read More

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Burn Fund Calendar winner

Penny Coyle was the winner of the January 2015 Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services’ Burn Fund Calendar prize. She won a one-month membership to Fitness Inc., donated by Trevor Zak. From left to right is firefighter Brandon Cavener, Penny Coyle, … > Read More

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RCMP in on search for missing Edmonton man

The Edmonton Police Service (EPS) is seeking the public’s help in locating a man who has not been in contact with his family since Sept. 8, 2014.  Jason Beaupit, 34, who also goes by the nickname of ‘Bones,’ was initially … > Read More

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Outdoor Youth Leadership Program a success

Over spring break, 18 young outdoor enthusiasts aged 14 to 18-years-old spent eight days out at Blue Lake Centre participating in Blue Lake’s Winter Outdoor Youth Leadership Program. This unique leadership opportunity brought together a combination of Canadian and International Exchange students … > Read More

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Purple Pirate bringing Magic Mayhem and Message

Award-winning children’s performer Dustin Anderson’s (the Purple Pirate), sails into Cranbrook April 18 for two shows at Key City Theatre. Bringing a treasure box full of magic and comedy for the whole family, the Purple Pirate is certain to create a … > Read More

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