Tag Archives: Cranbrook

Fireworks cancelled as temperatures soar

The fun and festivities of the Canada Day celebrations in Cranbrook organized by Connect Cranbrook will be in full swing at Moir Park tomorrow afternoon beginning at 5 p.m. with lots of games, music, food and craft vendors and family … > Read More

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CFES handles many calls as storm rolls through

Monday night’s storm that rolled through Cranbrook and area kept dispatch and firefighters busy at the Cranbrook Fire & Emergency Services (CFES) dealing with a large number of calls. In Cranbrook, a total of five calls for assistance were received … > Read More

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Friends of Children ‘Blizzard Day’ at DQ

On Friday, June 12, Dairy Queen sponsored a Friends Of Children ‘Blizzard Day’ fundraiser. One dollar from every Blizzard sold was donated to Friends of Children – East Kootenay. Numerous local businesses participated leading up to the event, completing the … > Read More

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Glenda Winters wins portrait contest

Glenda Winters was the winner of Cranbrook and District Arts Council (CDAC) portrait contest during the Sam Steele Days weekend. Participants were asked to create a portrait of a well-known Cranbrook pioneer or historic character. Glenda painted Doris Kershaw Ryckman who … > Read More

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Open Garden Day returns July 5

A number of Cranbrook’s most beautiful private gardens will be opened to the public during the Cranbrook Garden Club’s annual Open Garden Day July 5. Self-guided tours of seven beautifully diverse gardens are available, along with a chance to discover … > Read More

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Non-profits benefit from Optik TV

Cranbrook and District Community Foundation gets $25 from TELUS with your vote For every new Optik TV subscriber on the Fibre Optic Network in Cranbrook, TELUS will donate $25 to a local participating charity. The Cranbrook and District Community Foundation … > Read More

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What to bring when applying for a mortgage

By Riki Unrau So you’ve made an offer on a home and now you are going to need some money to pay for it. Unless, of course, you’re one of those rare unicorns who has been saving up since you … > Read More

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Canada Day entertainment ready to rock Moir Park

The line-up of incredible entertainment for this year’s Canada Day Celebrations is confirmed. It’s not just the fireworks that will be stealing the show during July 1 at Moir Park. Connect Cranbrook is bringing in a wide variety of highly … > Read More

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Bench for bus riders would be nice

Letter to the Editor I would like to make a suggestion to the District of Sparwood on a possible donation from a club or organization for a park bench for passengers on the Elk Valley Community Bus from Elkford to … > Read More

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How to safeguard from a compromised computer

By Sandy Oates Columbia Computers So, what are you doing to ease your email security worries? As you are probably aware most computer viruses, malware and other various security breaches originate with your incoming email. It can be anything from … > Read More

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