Tag Archives: Mount Baker Secondary School

BC Book Prize finalists visit local schools

BC Book Prize finalists are hitting the road for events throughout the province between April 20 to 24. Kevin Chong, author of Northern Dancer: The Legendary Horse That Inspired a Nation (Viking), shortlisted for the Hubert Evans Non-Fiction Prize, and … > Read More

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Young film makers encouraged to submit works

Attention students who like money! Mount Baker Secondary School, in cooperation with the Columbia Basin Trust, is getting ready to mount the second annual Wild Film Festival. Films ranging in length from 30 seconds to 20 minutes, created by students … > Read More

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MBSS students golden at Provincial Skills Canada

On April 15, the Kootenay region was well represented at the Provincial Skills Canada competition in Abbotsford. Students from Mount Baker Secondary and Golden Secondary Schools competed in events ranging from Cabinetmaking to Video/TV Production. Congratulations to MBSS’s Devon Kennedy and Brandon … > 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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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of board motions carried during the March 10 School District No. 5 (SD5) School Board of Trustees’ meeting in Cranbrook. Motions Carried Advocacy That the Board writes a follow-up letter to the Minister of Finance … > Read More

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Leslie Molnar – Woman of the Year 2015

Have you ever noticed the most successful and centered people are the ones with a broad range of interests and abilities? And, have you realized these same people are usually very actively involved in their community, mentors for others and … > Read More

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SD5 Board Notes

The following is a summary of School District No. 5 (SD5) school board of trustees’ motions carried during the January 13 board meeting in Cranbrook. Motions Carried Advocacy That the Board amend the letter to Prime Minister Stephen Harper to … > Read More

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The entertainment capitol of the Kootenays

Cranbrook is a hot spot for homegrown and visiting professional entertainment. The local talent, many trained along by incredible theatre and music programs at Mount Baker Secondary School, is world-class. And the city’s excellent entertainment venues do an amazing job featuring … > Read More

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Knife used in high school altercation

Just after noon today (January 7), Cranbrook RCMP responded to a report of an incident involving a student being cut by a knife. The subsequent investigation revealed two students had become involved in a physical altercation in a hallway at … > Read More

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Bomb threat closes Cranbrook Safeway

Cranbrook Safeway and the immediate area was closed to the public at about 2:30 p.m. this afternoon (Dec. 18) after a bomb threat was received. Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services and City Public Works employees cordoned off the access points to … > Read More

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