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ICE select pair In CHL Import Draft

The Kootenay ICE dipped into the Czech Republic and Slovakia for a pair of 18-year-old players during the 24th annual CHL Import Draft June 30. ICE GM Jeff Chynoweth announced the club has selected 18-year-old Czech left wing Roman Dymacek … > Read More

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ICE’s 2015-16 exhibition schedule released

Jeff Chynoweth, General Manager of the Kootenay ICE, last week announced the club’s 2015-2016 WHL exhibition schedule, including two games in Crowsnest Pass. The ICE will play six pre-season games (one home, five away) beginning Tuesday, September 8 versus the Lethbridge … > Read More

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ICE unveil 2015-16 regular season schedule

With rumours swirling that the Kootenay ICE could be playing their final season in Cranbrook because of poor attendance to games, the Western Hockey League club has released its 2015-2016 WHL regular season schedule. Club GM Jeff Chynoweth today announced … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of board motions carried during the May 12 School District No. 5 (SD5) board meeting held in Sparwood. Motions Carried ADVOCACY That the Board support a Kootenay ICE mid-day game tentatively scheduled for February 10, 2016. That … > Read More

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Friendship the benefits of two year’s fundraising

On March 16, a group of 10 hockey players aged 11 to 14-years-old from Cranbrook and Kimberley embarked on an epic adventure travelling to Australia for the 2015 International Friendship Hockey Tournament. The trip started in Sydney where they visited … > Read More

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ICE part ways with head coach

Jeff Chynoweth, General Manager of the Kootenay ICE, yesterday announced the club and Head Coach Ryan McGill have mutually agreed to part ways when McGill’s contract expires on June 30. McGill, who just completed his third year as bench boss … > Read More

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Like selling family jewels to buy cigarettes

Letter to the Editor An open letter to Cranbrook’s Mayor, Council and Citizens. I am writing regarding the current issue surrounding the Fire Hall No. 1 and would like to share a couple of observations that I haven’t seen mentioned … > Read More

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Dr. Keith Lowden to address local support group

The Cranbrook Prostate Cancer Support Group is looking forward to hosting Dr. Keith Lowden at their meeting on April 15. Dr. Lowden will address the current state of oncology services available to patients in the Cranbrook area. Dr. Lowden graduated … > Read More

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ICE name Top Playoff Performer

The Kootenay ICE announced today that forward Luke Philp has been named the Boston Pizza Top Playoff Performer for the 2015 WHL Playoffs. Philp amassed 12 points (5-7-12) in seven post-season games versus the Calgary Hitmen, and led the ICE … > Read More

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Ice fall to Hitmen in game seven 

Three first-period goals paced the Calgary Hitmen to a 6-2 victory over the Kootenay ICE Monday at Scotiabank Saddledome, ending the Western Hockey League season for the Cranbrook-based ICE. The ICE got goals from Sam Reinhart and Jaedon Descheneau, but … > Read More

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