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Free Transit Access Applications still available

Low income City of Cranbrook residents are reminded that they can still apply for a free transit pass. The initiative runs as an additional benefit to the current Leisure Access program first approved by council in February 2010, which enabled … > Read More

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Mountie gets his man and gets him safely home

On February 26, Cranbrook RCMP received several calls of an elderly male who was loitering near the 7-11 Store. Cst. Robert Notari spent considerable time looking for the male before he finally found him. The man had missed his medical … > Read More

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Chef Cox to meet Chef Barnes in Stone Soup final

Cox’s beef and pork soup with butternut squash wins over Alaric’s cream of broccoli and cheddar soup The final Kootenay Granite Stone Soup Challenge chef match-up is now set in stone: Chef Graham Barnes of Max’s Place will face Chef … > Read More

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Chef Barnes headed to Stone Soup grand finale

Who will face him at the final event? Find out Friday. It was a greatly anticipated semi-final match-up. Lindsay Waugh of Hot Shots Café and Graham Barnes of Max’s Place met today for an epic cook-off in the latest round … > Read More

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Chef Cox takes out last year’s winner

Semi-final challenge match-ups will take place Tuesday and Friday This was a first-round match-up neither chef wanted to see. Chef Rusty Cox of The Heid Out Restaurant and Brewhouse and Chef Shelby Schiller of BJ’s Diner and Creekside Pub, Kimberley … > Read More

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Salvation Army Chef Alaric wins round three

Curried turkey-vegetable soup (with mint Oreo pudding) and chocolate chip cookie dough hamburger soup delight Salvation Army guests Chef Kevin McDonald of the West Coast Grill and the Salvation Army’s own Carmen Alaric faced-off today in the Kootenay Granite Stone … > Read More

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Chef Barnes scoops Stone Soup competition two

Chef Barnes drops a quail egg bomb on Chef Hull, who returns friendly fire with a can of pumpkin puree On the second day of the Kootenay Granite Stone Soup Challenge Chef Graham Barnes of Max’s Place showed up with … > Read More

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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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