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Knitting for Victory in wartime

By Elinor Florence Knitting was more than a hobby in wartime – it was an act of patriotism. Literally millions of women, children and even…

World War monuments online map launched

Heritage BC’s online map of World War monuments and memorials launches today. The first 192 war memorial sites submitted to Heritage BC’s Get on the…

Remembering our community heroes

Bud Caldwell This time of year always reminds me of my Grandpa Harry E. (Bud) Caldwell. When my mom asked me what words I would…

A rookie pilot’s nightmare

By Elinor Florence Windermere’s Leo Richer was a Lancaster bomber pilot in the Second World War. I was fortunate enough to interview him before his…

Expect action in the skies August 17

Cranbrook and Kimberley area residents can expect to see a variety of different aircraft flying overhead on Monday, August 17. Part of a Canadian Rockies…