Tag Archives: East Kootenay Regional Hospital

Smile Cookies nets $15,680 for regional hospital

Tim Hortons brought more smiles to the East Kootenay Regional Hospital recently with its annual Smile Cookie campaign. For one week in September, Tim Hortons (two Cranbrook locations), the Cranbrook Health Care Auxiliary and East Kootenay Foundation for Health were … > Read More

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Undue stress caused by undelivered promise

Letter to the Editor The apartment building where I live in Kimberley recently had a new furnace installed and about four months ago a plumber showed up to look at the job and in the process a deep freeze was … > Read More

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On Cranbrook’s economy and roads

By Mayor Wayne Stetski I am going to start by thanking all those who have put their names forward to run for Mayor or Council in Cranbrook. Democracy is always best served by having choices! There are two common themes … > Read More

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Cardozo’s passions lie in community, economic development

Well-known Cranbrook resident Danielle Cardozo wants to claim a seat on City of Cranbrook council in the Nov. 15 municipal election. The following is a submission she provided to e-KNOW outlining why she is running for council, what she believes … > Read More

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Starlite Campaign will start with Judy’s Star

For the second year in a row the residents, managers and owners of the Eagles Nest RV Resort in Moyie will take the honour of lighting the first star of East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s annual Starlite Campaign. The resort … > Read More

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Scope of hospital upgrade changing

Something unusual occurred at the Kootenay East Regional Hospital District (KERHD) board meeting Oct. 3. Interior Health (IH) representatives addressing the board received a warm round of applause. Usually on the spot with hard questions and criticism whenever they appear … > Read More

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Man in hospital after serious MVA

Cranbrook RCMP responded to a single motor vehicle accident in the early morning hours on Highway 95A near Garry Rd. A witness heard the crash and went looking for the vehicle. After several passes she finally managed to find the … > Read More

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Smile Cookie campaign opens in support of health care

Tim Hortons is bringing more smiles to Cranbrook with the kickoff of the annual Smile Cookie campaign. For one week starting today, Tim Hortons Guests can purchase a freshly baked chocolate chunk Smile Cookie for $1 at participating restaurants in … > Read More

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Physician vacancies taxing regional ER

The ongoing lack of family physicians in Cranbrook and region is forcing residents to visit the East Kootenay Regional Hospital’s emergency room, creating more traffic than it is meant to handle. In a press release this morning (August 21), Interior … > Read More

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Starlite Campaign surprises Sparwood with new cart

Not often does a surprise come off without a hitch but this one certainly did. Recently East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s Brian Clifford (Chair) and Donna Grainger (Executive Director) were hosted with a tour of the Sparwood Health Centre by … > Read More

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