Tag Archives: Cranbrook

CFUW Cranbrook Club open to new members

With an interesting line-up of activities and speakers again this year at our monthly meetings, members of the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) Cranbrook Club want to remind all area women that they are welcome to join the club … > Read More

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An education system sadly failing its children

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Enough is enough! On Sept. 2 more than half a million B.C. students are supposed to bring their shining faces back to school after a strike-extended summer holiday, which barring a minor miracle, will still be … > Read More

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Strutting catwalk to raise funds for Cops for Kids

It’s that time of year again to come out and cheer as RCMP officers, Kootenay ICE players and the College of the Rockies Avalanche players strut the catwalk at Tamarack Centre to raise funds for Cops for Kids. Ticketholders can … > Read More

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City takes first step into social media

Launching Emergency Information Page on Facebook September 1 Residents of Cranbrook will be able to get real time emergency related information and updates through the city’s new Facebook page, effective September 1. The catalyst of the creation of a City … > Read More

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Colours of a solar max

By Rick Nowell Here are some photos of the Aurora Borealis taken early Tuesday morning (August 26), just north of Cranbrook. The green glow is caused by oxygen gas molecules in the atmosphere being hit by a burst of protons and … > Read More

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Playground at arena to get new playing surface

The Generations Playground, located at Western Financial Place, will be closed for approximately three weeks effective immediately until September 13. The Cranbrook Early Child Development Committee has raised funds to replace the wood fibre surface material, with a poured in place rubber … > Read More

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July Burn Fund Community Calendar winner

Cranbrook resident and e-KNOW publisher Carrie Schafer was selected as Cranbrook Fire/Rescue’s July 2014′s Burn Fund Community Calendar winner. Carrie won a round of golf at Wildstone Golf Course. Pictured L to R (Cody Swanson and Matt Carson of Cranbrook Fire/Rescue, Carrie Schafer and … > Read More

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Kootenay closed at 6th Street North

The intersection of 6th Street North and Kootenay Street in Cranbrook was closed to traffic as of 6 a.m. Tuesday, August 26 and is expected to remain closed throughout both days on Tuesday, August 26 and Wednesday, August 27. This … > Read More

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Barney Bentall entertaining at Gran Fondo Sept. 7

Submitted by Cranbrook Sunrise Rotary Club With the deadline to register for this year’s Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo counting down to 11:59 p.m. Aug. 31, another entertainment headliner has been added to the big party that is taking place at … > Read More

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Intrasquad game proceeds going to United Way again

Jeff Chynoweth, General Manager of the Kootenay ICE August 25 announced all proceeds from the 15th annual Black-White Intrasquad Game will once again be donated to the Cranbrook and Kimberley United Way. The Black-White game will be played at Western … > Read More

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