Tag Archives: Mount Baker Secondary School

Charity game raised $737 for Burn Fund

The fourth annual Wildfire Charity Basketball game was held Friday, April 11. The Mount Baker Secondary School Girls managed to squeak out another victory over the Cranbrook Fire Fighters. During the event $737 dollars were raised for the BCPFF Burn Fund. Special thanks … > Read More

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SD5 board hires new Director of Student Learning

School District No. 5 (SD5) Board of Education is pleased to announce the hiring of Jason Tichauer as the new Director of Student Learning. This position, previously held by Doug McPhee until his retirement last month, is responsible for the … > Read More

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Board bids farewell to long-service employees

There were two notable absences at the School District 5 (SD5) board meeting in Fernie on March 11 as long-service executive secretary to the secretary-treasurer Jean Skerik, and Director of Instruction/Safety Officer Doug McPhee and have retired as of February … > Read More

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Key partners for new Mount Baker School/theatre project

On February 21, City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski and members of School District 5 (SD5) and Key City Theatre Society (KCTS) met with Kootenay-Columbia MP David Wilks, and Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board chair Rob Gay, to … > Read More

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Additional flooding reported

Despite a break in the weather, with no rain the past 24 hours, the warm afternoon temperatures have caused snowmelt and water flows in Joseph Creek in Cranbrook to increase Friday afternoon. Public Works crews and equipment were at Steeples … > Read More

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Liberals aimed at discipline in budget

BC NDP not impressed The BC Liberal government says today’s budget maintains discipline by being balanced and supports economic growth and job creation. The budget includes forecast surpluses in all three years of the fiscal plan and modest investments in … > Read More

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College introduces Baker students to international development

College of the Rockies recently welcomed two Mount Baker Secondary School Grade 11 social studies classes to the main campus to learn more about the college’s International Development partnerships, and the complex world of international development. Over two mornings the … > Read More

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Second season of Cranbrook’s Public Produce Garden a big success

By Shannon Grey Duncan Now approaching the end of 2013, the Cranbrook Food Action Committee is reflecting on a positive second growing season for the Cranbrook Public Produce Garden. This year saw a dramatic increase in participation at the garden … > Read More

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About 50 attended Civic Block Workshop

By Derryll White A meeting hosted the evening of November 5 by the City of Cranbrook’s planning division drew approximately 50 people. The topic was the future of the city-owned property between 10th and 11th Avenues, topped by Second Street … > Read More

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Our Town offers entertaining chance at reflection

By Mary Hamilton If you could revisit a day in your life, what would it look like? Mount Baker Secondary School’s fall production, Our Town, opens November 14 and invites the audience to consider the question. This Pulitzer Prize-winning play … > Read More

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