Tag Archives: Mount Baker Secondary School

Candidates provide some answers for voters

It was, as moderator David Walls (College of the Rockies CEO) noted, “a marathon.” A packed Key City Theatre audience was last night provided a clearer picture as to whom Cranbrook voters will select Nov. 15 during the four-hour-long JCI … > Read More

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Johns seeks third term to continue work

After two successful terms as School District No. 5 Trustee Chris Johns believes he still has work to do for the Cranbrook school community. “I’ve decided to seek a third term to complete and enhance the goals I set out … > Read More

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All Candidates’ Forum this evening

Concerned about a pothole? The deer? How about municipal land, parks, pathways and recreation facilities? Or business licenses, the water supply, recycling and waste services, or public transport? If you’re interested in any of these topics, want to have a … > 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 October 14 board meeting in Elkford. MOTIONS CARRIED Advocacy That the Board of Education approves and adopts the Strategic Directions and … > Read More

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CFUW Cranbrook readies to host 30th Artisan Bazaar

Saturday, November 8 marks the 30th annual Christmas Craft Bazaar at the Cranbrook Golf Club on 2nd Street South. “We never thought 30 years ago the club would still be hosting this excellent bazaar,” said a long-time member of the … > Read More

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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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