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Kootenay Granite Stone Soup Challenge chefs revealed

First competition sees Chef Doug Wagner of St. Eugene and Chef Lindsay Waugh of Hot Shots go toe-to-toe This year’s Kootenay Granite Stone Soup Challenge begins with a solid base of returning chefs, sprinkled with brand-new culinary masterminds, seasoned with … > Read More

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Stone Soup Challenge returns to bolster CDCF

Secret challenge to be revealed and live draws for first-round match-ups The second annual Kootenay Granite Stone Soup Challenge kicks off Tuesday, Feb. 2, at 2 p.m. with a press conference announcing this year’s eight competing chefs from elite restaurants … > Read More

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Traditions start in Cranbrook

By Brenda Ann Babinski “Because of our traditions, we’ve kept our balance for many, many years.” Tevye Imagine if you will: It is a bright, sunny Christmas morning. The sun has come out after a few days of big fluffy snowfall. … > Read More

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Miracle on Baker Street comes true

The aim was to raise $20,000 for the Salvation Army’s homeless shelter project. Danielle Cardozo, with Total Country B-104 and The Drive, came up with the idea in early fall, where a group of community volunteers would stand around on … > Read More

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Miracle on Baker Street is here

More than 20 Cranbrook community and business leaders will be freezing for the homeless this afternoon. These daring and hardy men will strip down to their Christmas undies and brave the cold to raise $20,000 in support of the Salvation … > Read More

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New record set for Turkey Drive

The citizens of Cranbrook have risen to new heights of generosity and support this year setting a record with $47,600 being donated to the Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce Turkey Drive from over 600 individual donors. The Turkey Drive culminated with … > Read More

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Miracle on Baker Street this Friday

This Friday is forecasted to reach a brisk high of 2 °C. But that won’t stop 21 influential community leaders and Cranbrook business owners from stripping down to their Christmas undies and braving the cold to raise $20,000 in support … > Read More

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Gifts That Give Hope Dec. 5 at WFP

By Dan Schellenberg Gifts That Give Hope’s website states that it promotes meaningful gift giving and support for non-profit organizations by helping communities host alternative gift fairs. Cranbrook was fortunate enough to host one of these gift fairs last November … > Read More

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Chamber Turkey Drive culminates Dec. 3

The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce has launched its annual Turkey Drive. Working in support of the Cranbrook Food Bank and the Salvation Army, the chamber is raising funds to support the Christmas Hamper Program. The Turkey Drive will culminate with a fun … > Read More

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Free family skate and swim at Gifts That Give Hope

The community is encouraged to come out and play on Dec. 5 at the second annual Gifts That Give Hope community fair. The fair, hosted by the Cranbrook and District Community Foundation (CDCF), incorporates fun crafts, activities, and entertainment for … > Read More

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