Tag Archives: Kootenay Ice

Big prizes and plans in place for Family Fun Derby

Now that the annual event has moved to Fort Steele Heritage Town, JCI Kootenay and their organizing team have made some big plans and put together some big prizes for the Family Fun Derby Feb. 8. For kids, they will … > Read More

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Tennis balls, dogs and ICE equal big prizes

The second intermission of Friday night’s Kootenay ICE and Red Deer Rebels Western Hockey League tilt at Western Financial Place will have a dog-gone special feature. Friday, Feb. 5 is Tennis Balls on ICE, a fundraiser for the BCSPCA East … > Read More

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ICE trade Philp To Rebels

The struggling Kootenay ICE have traded their top scorer to the Red Deer Rebels. ICE general manager Jeff Chynoweth today announced the club has acquired 20-year-old forward Presten Kopeck, 17-year-old defenseman Ryan Pouliot, the rights to 16-year-old forward Tanner Sidaway … > Read More

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An under-appreciated city for a reason

Perceptions by Gerry Warner Ouch! That hurt. Of course it hurts when one of the world’s biggest and most respected travel guide books disses your home town as Lonely Planet did recently. And it’s not the first time that a … > Read More

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Stars on The Ice, a win for EKFH

The Kootenay ICE weren’t the only winners at the November 20 ICE game against the Moose Jaw Warriors. East Kootenay Foundation for Health’s (EKFH) eighth Annual Starlite Campaign scored too, thanks to generous hockey fans and the support of Snapd … > Read More

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ICE land scoring forward from Blazers

Kootenay ICE GM Jeff Chynoweth continues to tinker with his last place Western Hockey League club in order to improve it. Chynoweth today announced the club has acquired 18-year-old forward Jesse Zaharichuk from the Kamloops Blazers in exchange for a … > Read More

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ICE acquire forward from Hurricanes

The Kootenay ICE sent a seventh round pick in the 2018 WHL Bantam Draft to the Lethbridge Hurricanes for 18-year-old left wing Johnny Wesley today. ICE General Manager Jeff Chynoweth said the club acquired the 6’, 194 lb. White Rock … > Read More

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Start in Cranbrook for Black Friday

Tis the season for local cheer By Brenda Ann Babinski A few years ago my family decided to try something new at Christmas. Instead of the flurry of electronic i-things, gift cards and useless gadgets being exchanged Christmas morning, we … > Read More

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Stars on the ice, making a difference for EKFH

The game plan for the November 20 Kootenay ICE game against Moose Jaw will be about enjoying some great hockey while raising funds for a great cause. Fans attending the November 20 game will be able to purchase a (numbered) … > Read More

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Fashionable way to support ICU

The annual Ladies’ Hospital Auxiliary Fashion Show was held Oct. 15 at the Heritage Inn. The fashion show and auction, emceed by Loree Duczek, with D’Arcy Kennedy serving as auctioneer, raised $11,800 for the East Kootenay Regional Hospital ICU project. … > Read More

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