Tag Archives: School District No. 6

Councils and boards ready for final year of mandates

The East Kootenay’s eight municipal councils (not counting the appointed Jumbo Glacier Resort council), the Regional District of East Kootenay’s seven Electoral Area directors and school board trustees are embarking on the final year of their mandates, with an election … > Read More

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Pinewood student’s work selected by fire fighters

The Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services fire fighters are pleased to announce that Kaylie Feathering’s 2013 Burn Awareness Week Poster was selected to grace the pages of the 2014 Cranbrook Fire Fighters’ Burn Fund Calendar. Kaylie’s poster was selected out … > Read More

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16 projects get support from CBT’s Social Grants Program

Sixteen projects that support social well-being and address social issues in Columbia Basin communities have been approved to receive $500,000 from Columbia Basin Trust (CBT). “These projects tackle diverse social issues and will affect people of many ages across the … > Read More

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DOI Council Highlights

Two resolutions regarding deer approved District of Invermere council Feb. 12 approved two resolutions regarding deer. The first resolution was for the Association of Kootenay Boundary Local Government annual general meeting that will be held in April. The resolution asks … > Read More

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District hears of interest in pump track

Radium Hot Springs has one; so does Golden and Fernie and Cranbrook will have one completed this spring. And some residents of Invermere would like to see one in their town, too. District of Invermere council last night (Jan. 22) … > Read More

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New buses heading to SD5 and SD6

Some students in the region’s two school districts (School District No. 5 and School District No. 6) may soon find themselves riding to school on brand new buses. As part of its annual fleet renewal program, the B.C. government is … > Read More

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Four East Kootenay schools get funds for playgrounds

Two elementary schools in Cranbrook, one in Kimberley and another in Invermere June 21 received funding support from the provincial government to put toward new playgrounds. In total, $150,000 was delivered to the School District No. 5 and No. 6 … > Read More

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Slee, Gay and Booth to return to regional board via acclamation

Three Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board directors will be sitting back and watching with their feet up during the run up to the Nov. 19 municipal elections. RDEK Electoral Areas B, C and F directors Heath Slee, Rob … > Read More

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School District No. 6 nomination period extended

It’s one of the big nightmares feared by all chief electoral officers during a municipal election. What if no one runs for a given position? It rarely happens but it appears to be the case as we head toward the … > Read More

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