Tag Archives: Cranbrook

June Burn Fund Calendar winner

Lauryn Savage was the June 2014 Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services Burn Fund calendar winner. She won a sweater and thermos from Capitol Tire, as well as a long sleeve T-shirt from Paulson Fire and Flood.  In picture from left to … > Read More

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6th Street N reconstruction to begin Monday

Closure to also affect part of the Rotary Way Trail system Full reconstruction work on 6th Street North between Kootenay Street and Victoria Avenue in Cranbrook, which will affect area residents and drivers and also impact the use of a … > Read More

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Top three finishes for local wakeboarders in Alberta

Three Cranbrook wakeboarders had top three finishes at the Water Ski and Wakeboard Alberta Wake Tour Stop No. 3 over the weekend. Colden Thompson (pictured centre) completed 10 tricks in a flawless ride at Jackfish Lake near Edmonton Saturday, capturing third … > Read More

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Heavy rain and thunderstorms forecast

Environment Canada has issued a ‘special weather statement’ for the East Kootenay, for the Kootenay/Columbia Valley area between Invermere and Cranbrook, as well as through the Elk Valley. There is potential for 25 to 50 mm of rain with thunderstorms … > Read More

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West Fernie restructure to proceed say prelim results

The preliminary results of the West Fernie Servicing and Restructure petition are in and the project has received the required approval from the community to proceed. “We have been working on this project for several years and I’d like to … > Read More

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No blind eyes from RCMP during JulyFest

Kimberley RCMP officers were kept busy over the JulyFest weekend, responding to well over 40 calls for service. Although bocce players and attendees were relatively well behaved and likely enjoyed the weekend, police dealt with several incidents outside of the festivities. … > Read More

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Pathways to Home Community Program gets Starlite funds

This week the Pathways to Home Community Program received some much-needed pieces of equipment thanks to donors that supported East Kootenay Foundation for Health and the 2013 Starlite Campaign. The 2013 Starlite Campaign encouraged donors to make an unrestricted donation … > Read More

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Dear Mayor of Cranbrook in 2039

This is a copy of the letter that was included in the Sam Steele Society’s time capsule to be opened on June 19, 2039. Dear Mayor of Cranbrook in 2039, Greetings from the year 2014!  I hope that the citizens … > Read More

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Brick building demo order rescinded

In a mood of progressive partnership Cranbrook City Council July 14 voted to remove all the barriers to development for the old Water/Electrical Building behind City Hall. After meetings with city staff and council the Cranbrook Heritage Association (CHA) was … > Read More

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Heroin, meth, cash and crack cocaine seized

On July 16, the Cranbrook Drug and General Investigation Section of the RCMP seized a substantial quantity of drugs from a subject involved in drug trafficking. An investigation was initiated after police identified a 24-year-old male from Burnaby to be … > Read More

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