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Smile Cookies nets $15,680 for regional hospital

Tim Hortons brought more smiles to the East Kootenay Regional Hospital recently with its annual Smile Cookie campaign. For one week in September, Tim Hortons (two Cranbrook locations), the Cranbrook Health Care Auxiliary and East Kootenay Foundation for Health were … > Read More

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Women’s Centre needs community support

City of Cranbrook council members found themselves standing on the edge of a slippery slope Monday night (Oct. 6). While reviewing a letter from Denise Stewart, coordinator of the Cranbrook Women’s Centre, requesting a donation from the city to help … > Read More

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Blissett to run for Cranbrook city council

Norma Blissett, long time Cranbrook resident, high school teacher and former provincial NDP candidate, will run for Cranbrook city council in the upcoming municipal election. “Cranbrook has been a wonderful place to live and to raise my three children. Now … > Read More

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Mayor presents community update at chamber luncheon

By Mayor Wayne Stetski City of Cranbrook Mayor Wayne Stetski was the guest speaker at the Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheon September 17. The following is a transcript of the speech he delivered to the packed Heritage … > Read More

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Activities kept our town wonderfully vibrant all summer

Mayor’s Update for August 2014 By Mayor Mary Giuliano Several meetings and events are worth mentioning that happened in August, one being a meeting with Dr. Halpenny, Board Chair Embree and others from Interior Health to complain about some issues. … > Read More

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Fernie Council Connection

The following is a breakdown as to what occurred during the August 14 regular meeting of City of Fernie council. 1. AGREEMENTS, LICENCES, PERMITS & POLICIES 1.1 Development Variance Permit Application No. 355 was issued to Jacqueline and William Arling … > Read More

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A tale of two worlds – rich and poor

Perceptions by Gerry Warner An item on CBC news this week stopped me in my tracks. Canada has 320,000 millionaires. Really! Whatever happened to the Great Recession? Oh, its effects are still being felt, but obviously being a millionaire isn’t … > Read More

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Reflections on my first term as a city councilor

By Coun. Sharon Cross Steep learning curve. Many new relationships. Like having several new dance partners; some stepping on toes and awkward moves. We readjust and move on, because there’s so much to do. Staff provide years of experience and … > Read More

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Habitat For Humanity applications available now

Project Leader Gord Johnston of the Cranbrook Habitat for Humanity project, announced today that the group is now ready to accept applications for a Habitat family. “The application process will run until Friday, January 31 with interviews and the final … > Read More

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Turkey Drive raised $27,635

Hundreds of people in Cranbrook had access to a turkey dinner this Christmas thanks to the Cranbrook and District Chamber of Commerce’s Turkey Drive. The annual drive, started and still organized by Jason Wheeldon and Warren Bedell, narrowly missed matching … > Read More

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