Tag Archives: Mount Baker Secondary School

Have you met Joel Robison?

By Brenda Ann Babinski Have you ever taken a leap of faith? Those who have will recognize that moment in time when you decided to jump towards your dream without being assured of the outcome. It is the pivotal moment … > Read More

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Next steps in theatre replacement discussed

On June 26, the Key City Theatre Society (KCTS) brought together local partners and stakeholders to discuss replacement of the theatre once a new Mount Baker Secondary School (MBSS) is announced. Since 2008, the School District No. 5 (SD5) Board of … > Read More

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Mall and students work at Butt out, Butt In

Fifteen Adapted Technology Work Skills students from Mount Baker Secondary School built 24 canisters that will be located throughout the City of Cranbrook for cigarette butt collection during the Tamarack Centre’s Butt Out, Butt In campaign. Under the direction of … > Read More

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CFES recognize quick actions of local girl

On Monday, members of the Cranbrook Professional Firefighters recognized the quick actions of Marisa McDonald of Cranbrook, which saved her mother who was badly burned while burning grass earlier this spring. In April, Marisa’s mother Tammy was burning grass in … > Read More

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School zone speeding issue attacked

On Wednesday and Thursday (May 20/21), Cranbrook RCMP members focused on an on-going issue with motorists near and around the intersection of 14th Avenue S / Baker Street. Mount Baker Secondary School has been experiencing issues with motorists speeding through their school zone. … > Read More

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RDEK Board Highlights

The following is a breakdown as to what transpired during the May 1 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board meeting. Edgewater Water Upgrade Project gets additional funding
 Up to $300,000 in Community Works funds has been approved for allocation … > Read More

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It takes a village

By Brenda Ann Babinski “A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” Henry Brooks Adams Mount Baker Wild Theatre’s spring musical production of the Drowsy Chaperone opened May 7 at the Key City Theatre. For those … > Read More

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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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