Tag Archives: East Kootenay Regional Hospital

Raffle helps out ICU

A logging truck full of dry larch was the top prize in a raffle to raise funds for the new ICU currently under construction at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital. The logging truck full of larch was generously donated by … > Read More

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Two arrested following fight in Cranbrook

Two subjects were taken into custody following a fight in a downtown parking lot last night. At approximately 7:30 p.m., June 17, Cranbrook RCMP was called to a fight in a parking lot in the 600 block of Cranbrook Street … > Read More

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Mountain bikers find Paul Kerr

Paul Kerr, who has been missing since Sunday morning, was located off St. Mary’s Lake Road this evening around 7 p.m. Mountain bikers riding in the area located Paul pinned under his motorcycle in the bush off St Mary’s Lake Road … > Read More

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Jewels on Ninth recognizes ICU with $2,000

The East Kootenay Regional Hospital ICU team is getting excited about the department’s move to the new six-bed unit in the spring of 2016. This new addition to the regional hospital replaces the current four-bed unit and will also include two … > Read More

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Every dollar donated in June qualifies EKFH to win $10k

The summer can be challenging for charities – typically a time with lower supporter engagement and a decline in donations. The solution? The Great Canadian Giving Challenge! Launching this year for the first time, it encourages Canadians to donate in … > Read More

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Canfor program provides $9,000 for ICU

East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) East Kootenay Regional Hospital ICU Redevelopment Campaign has received another major gift thanks to Canfor. Canfor’s East Kootenay Operations is dedicating $9,000 from its charitable giving program to support the hospital foundation’s fundraising effort to … > Read More

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Radio-thon raised $3,800 for Transport Ventilator

A few weeks ago the Golden Hospital announced its desire to fundraise for a new transport ventilator that would provide the necessary support to transfer critical patients to other hospitals outside of Golden. The plea is to raise $43,000 through … > Read More

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Lions support EKFH with $500 for ICU

Last week members of the Cranbrook Lions Club paid special visits to a few Cranbrook charities presenting them with donations that support each charity’s mission. One of the surprise visits caught East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) Donna Grainger off … > Read More

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Wednesday structure fire ruled accidental

Officials with Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services this morning completed their investigation into Wednesday night’s structure fire that sent one person to East Kootenay Regional Hospital. The investigation has concluded that the fire was not suspicious but rather accidental in … > Read More

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Fire sends one person to hospital

One person was taken to hospital following a structure fire in the 100 block of 8th Avenue South in Cranbrook Wednesday night. At approximately 9 p.m., Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services responded to the 911 call and upon arrival found the … > Read More

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