Tag Archives: East Kootenay

Baker Street Café: new name and owners

Chris and Crystal met and fell in love in Calgary, Alberta. The compassionate couple worked in social services for a few years in Calgary, supporting individuals in difficult situations. The social service sector started to pull heavy on their heartstrings … > Read More

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Have you met Jade?

Familiar Faces By Brenda Babinski May 7 – 10 Mount Baker Wild Theatre’s production of the Drowsy Chaperone will be performed at the Key City Theatre. The Spring Musical has become a great tradition in our fair city and anyone … > Read More

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February in the East Kootenay

February went by so fast that I ended up in the third week of March before I knew it. This e-KNOW thing is keeping us busy – too busy because we’re not getting out and about enough and our cameras … > Read More

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I’m a sheep – and I like it

By Julie Brannigan Rome – 1992 “Look at those poor suckers,” I said to my friend Jen. A tour guide was blowing her whistle and rushing tourists back onto a bus. “They actually paid someone to herd them around this … > Read More

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Highway 3 work approved

As part of B.C. on the Move, the Government of B.C.’s new 10-year transportation plan, a new high-tech wildlife detection system will be piloted in the East Kootenay. This project is part of government’s plan to invest $75 million over … > Read More

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Life an illusion each makes real through stories

Book Review By Derryll White Kroetsch, Robert (1998). The Man from the Creeks. I think of Robert Kroetsch as a fine writer and a talent I miss today. This novel reads as his personal homage to Robert Service, another Canadian … > Read More

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Fetal Doppler Monitor for EKRH Maternity

Mountain City Travel in Kimberley recently held an extremely successful ‘Travel Beyond Your Expectations’ event with a twist fundraising component for East Kootenay Foundation for Health and the maternity unit at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital. The travel focused evening … > Read More

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Record number of exhibitors at Career and Job Fair

With close to 45 exhibitors participating, the ninth annual Career and Job Fair is shaping up to be one of the best ever. Career and training representatives from local and national companies, government agencies and professional associations have confirmed their … > Read More

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Communities put food security at top of agenda

MLA Report By Norm Macdonald, Columbia River-Revelstoke MLA Food security is an issue that is moving to the top of the agenda for many people, and in the communities that I represent I have seen a tremendous amount of good … > Read More

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Industry Minister to address chamber

The Honourable James Moore, federal Minister of Industry, will be the keynote speaker at an extra special Chamber Luncheon Wednesday, March 18 at the Heritage Inn and Conference Centre. Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce President Dave Struthers is extremely pleased to have … > Read More

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