Tag Archives: Mount Baker Secondary School

BCTF escalating to full-scale strike on June 17

Short of a remarkable turnaround in negotiations between the BC Teachers’ Federation (BCTF) and the provincial government, students across the province will be getting a longer summer vacation. The BCTF reported yesterday that 86% of its members – province-wide – … > Read More

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Nella Rounsville Scholarship recipient announced

The Kootenay ICE Hockey Club is pleased to announce that Haley Casselman has been named the recipient of the 11th annual Kootenay ICE / Nella Rounsville Scholarship. This award is presented to a graduating Mount Baker Secondary School student who … > Read More

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Youth mayor shares gavel with Stetski

City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski had to share the gavel during Monday night’s council meeting. Seated to His Worship’s right June 9 was Mount Baker Secondary School Grade 11 student Burke Bidder, serving as the city’s first-ever ‘youth mayor.’ … > Read More

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New principal hired for Elkford Secondary School

Doug Bolander was recently appointed principal of Elkford Secondary School (ESS) as of the 2014/15 school year by the School District No. 5 (SD5) Board of Education, following the retirement of Keith Regular. According to SD5 Board chair Frank Lento, … > Read More

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Athletes qualify for Summer Games and High School Provincials

The East Kootenay Track & Field Club (EKTFC) now entering into its third season has just wrapped up a very successful spring with some impressive results. Athletes from the club traveled to Trail for the West Kootenay Zone 1 BC … > Read More

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Council receives 2014 road works program

Ian Cobb/e-KNOW And the winner is… 6th Street North. City of Cranbrook council this evening (May 12) received the proposed 2014 Capital Roads Program from chief administrative officer Wayne Staudt and the big ticket winner for this year is the … > Read More

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Heard it Through the Cukevine

Meet Kerstin Renner… Kerstin Renner realized about halfway through Grade 12, as a foreign exchange student at Mount Baker Secondary School, that her passion for language, stories and writing had to become her career. Completing a degree in journalism and … > Read More

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Five generations of smiles

The folding panel ‘Faces of Sam Steele Days Photo Collage’ will be on public display beginning May 3 at Tamarack Centre for all to view. The Sam Steele Society would like to express deep gratitude to Mount Baker Secondary School … > Read More

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EKOHDE holding AGM May 15

The East Kootenay Organization for Human Dignity and Equality (EKOHDE) has been providing education and programming in the East Kootenay since 2003. Our Mission statement: We pledge to work for caring communities, free from racism and opposed to cultural alienation and hate crimes, communities … > Read More

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Hats off to the White Hatter

Students in School District No. 5 (SD5) are probably some of our more tech-savvy digital citizens. But using the latest and greatest apps, chat rooms and social networks doesn’t necessarily mean that they know how to keep themselves –and their … > Read More

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