Tag Archives: Letter to the Editor

Kudos and not-so-kudos for group of seven

Letter to the Editor Major kudos to the ‘Group of Seven’ for accomplishing the removal of Cranbrook’s ‘corner of death’ (11th Ave and 2nd Street South), by lowering the lovely, but accursed brick wall that obstructed the view for drivers … > Read More

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Five major questions must be answered

Letter to the Editor June 18 was a momentous date for the people of the Kootenays and British Columbia. The cancellation of the Environmental Assessment Certificate (EAC) for Jumbo Glacier Resort must now mark the end of a decades-long struggle … > Read More

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Will MP Wilks show up for all the debates?

Letter to the Editor Recently, the Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce announced that it is already organizing an all candidates’ event for the upcoming federal election. Wonderful! The looming question is: Will MP David Wilks show up for all the debates? In 2011 … > Read More

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Kudos to the Sam Steele Society and volunteers

Letter to the Editor On behalf of Mayor and Council and the entire City of Cranbrook, I want to thank the organizers of the 2015 Sam Steele Days and all of the volunteers and event sponsors. Every year the festival … > Read More

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Bench for bus riders would be nice

Letter to the Editor I would like to make a suggestion to the District of Sparwood on a possible donation from a club or organization for a park bench for passengers on the Elk Valley Community Bus from Elkford to … > Read More

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Cranbrook’s Clock Tower Square

Letter to the Editor Congratulations to City of Cranbrook staff and the Downtown Business Association for their great work on revitalizing Cranbrook’s Clock Tower Square! The project was designed in 2013 with four objectives: – Create a safer walking surface. … > Read More

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Thank you to organizers, volunteers and visitors

Letter to the Editor Thank you to everyone who stopped by the WildSafeBC display at Coal Miner Days in Sparwood last weekend. It was great to see how many residents are interested in reducing human/wildlife conflict. It was a pleasure to be invited … > Read More

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Damning dam study must go to the public

Letter to the Editor In light of the flooding disaster in Cache Creek last week, I‘m calling on the City of Cranbrook to release the Urban Systems safety study on the Idlewild Dam and the letter from the Regional Dam … > Read More

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Frivolous spending

Letter to the Editor Six months ago we had a city election where the candidates put forth their positions. Many listed deplorable roads and the need to address our broken infrastructure. A number were concerned with wildlife roaming city streets. Wesly Graham … > Read More

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IHCA warmly thanked by EKFH

Letter to the Editor On behalf of the East Kootenay Foundation for Health (EKFH), we would like to recognize and congratulate the Invermere Health Care Auxiliary (IHCA) for the recent and very significant donation of $50,000 for health care equipment … > Read More

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