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Glow continues from Hometown for Hunger

The Community Foundation of the Kootenay Rockies and Cranbrook’s Salvation Army are still feeling the glow from Hometown for Hunger 2019! Today, Rene Kowalchuk and Steve Zsillei presented Denham Ford…

CFKR launches 2019 granting process

To start the New Year in style, the Community Foundation of the Kootenay Rockies (CFKR) is launching its annual granting process. CFKR invites eligible non-profit…

RDEK Board Highlights

The following is a synopsis of some of the matters covered during the Dec. 7 Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors’ meeting….

Wasa area ESA hearing Aug. 22

Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) board of directors are considering amending the Wasa and Area Official Community Plan (OCP) to include development permits for…

New name and logo for community foundation

The Cranbrook and District Community Foundation has announced its new name, Community Foundation of the Kootenay Rockies, along with a new logo. According to Dave…

Huge turnout to Moyie Narrows meeting

Over 150 people turned out to a meeting in Moyie last Saturday afternoon to learn more about the various options available to preserve the Narrows…

Good turnout to Wasa Area OCP open house

Over 75 people attended an open house Wednesday night (March 21) regarding proposed Environmentally Sensitive Area (ESA) Development Permits. The Regional District of East Kootenay…

Democracy is alive at Wasa

By Nowell Berg A second public meeting regarding re-zoning bylaws that would see a 120-unit RV Park built at Wasa took place January 24. Regional…