Tag Archives: Through My Eyes Photography

Family Fishing Derby raises $20,470.48 for local children

By Jenny Byford Freezing, but fun. The fifth annual Family Fishing Derby for Kids with Cancer was held this past Family Day (Feb. 10) at Horseshoe Lake and raised $20,470.48 for local families in need. Temperatures were crisp, but Kootenay … > Read More

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2013 – the year in pictures

2013 – PART TWO The following are images that we feel capture some of the essence of what occurred throughout the East Kootenay in 2013. Photos contained in this collection were mostly shot/arranged by Ian Cobb and Carrie Schafer of … > Read More

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Windermere Fall Fair & Scarecrow Festival Sunday

The 13th annual Windermere Fall Fair & Scarecrow Festival is this Sunday, September 15, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at the Windermere Community Hall and Windermere Elementary School field. The fair is always a lively event, with dozens of vendors offering fresh, … > Read More

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July in the East Kootenay ‘13

A photographic presentation entitled ‘July in the East Kootenay’ should be all that needs to be said if one is familiar with the natural and often SuperNatural beauty of the region. Like we have done each month since the birth … > Read More

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Change, growth and marriage

If you are a regular reader of East Kootenay News Online Weekly (e-KNOW), you have by now noticed that our website has changed. Change is an absolute necessity for new websites as technology moves so rapidly that it is paramount … > Read More

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June in the East Kootenay ‘13

June is the whirlwind month of the year when it comes photography work. There is a perfect storm of major community events (Canal Days, Marysville Daze, Radium Days, Coal Miner Days and Sam Steele Days all before June 19), lovelier … > Read More

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The Dominion’s birthday

Fort Steele circa confederation’s first decade celebrated Canada’s 146th birthday July 1. The heritage town near Cranbrook was in full bloom thanks to cloudlessly blue skies and recent rainy weather, as hundreds milled around the town. A pie-eating contest attracted … > Read More

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May in the East Kootenay ‘13

“Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May.” – 
William Shakespeare “No truer words bin rit.” – Ian Cobb May is the month when we fully emerge from our winter coats – when we shed the clasps of limitation … > Read More

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Open Garden Day returns July 7

The Cranbrook Garden Club’s 17th annual Open Garden Day will be Sunday, July 7. Enjoy a self-guided tour of six local gardens and artisans from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 available after June 22 at Lotus Books … > Read More

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Sparwood celebrates with Coal Miner Days

The District of Sparwood celebrated with its biggest party weekend of the year June 7 to 9 with Coal Miner Days 2013. The town was alive with family-fun events, a baseball and ball hockey tourney (Coal Miner’s Cup), live entertainment, … > Read More

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