Annalee Grant

Hopley case put over until November

Admitted child abductor Randall Hopley will continue to wait to hear his sentence after his case was put over to set a new date.

Tan-free in B.C.

British Columbia youth are no longer able to tan in booths as of Monday, Oct. 15.

Conservation Officer Jeff Scott shows a recently killed bear to a class of schoolchildren at Gordon Terrace Elementary on Friday

Downed bear used to make kids aware

A bear that was destroyed in Cranbrook on October 12 was turned into a mobile classroom for local schools.

Conservation Officer Jeff Scott shows a recently killed bear to a class of schoolchildren at Gordon Terrace Elementary on Friday
Before (left): The Cranbrook RCMP’s older style cells have metal bars. Collan K0halyk used one of the vertical cross bars to hang himself with his own T-shirt as construction was underway in December 2011 to retrofit half of the cells. After (right): Half the cells at the detachment have now been retrofitted

Cellblock was under renovation when Kohalyk died

The cellblock at the Cranbrook RCMP detachment was under renovation when Collan Kohalyk died following December 24 in-custody incident.

Before (left): The Cranbrook RCMP’s older style cells have metal bars. Collan K0halyk used one of the vertical cross bars to hang himself with his own T-shirt as construction was underway in December 2011 to retrofit half of the cells. After (right): Half the cells at the detachment have now been retrofitted

Inquest hears tragic tale of despair

The mother of the man who died after he hanged himself in the Cranbrook RCMP cells addressed the inquest into his death on October 10.

A mother's grief: Irene Kohalyk

Coroner’s Inquest concludes

The Jury for the Coroner's Inquest into the in-custody hanging death of Collan Kohalyk returned with two recommendations Wednesday evening.

A mother's grief: Irene Kohalyk

Coroner hears of panicked moments in Cranbrook cell block

The Coroner's Inquest into the in-custody death of Collan Kohalyk has begun at the Cranbrook Law Courts.

Quitting in droves

Interior Heath residents snap to smoking cessation program

The Columbia Basin Environmental Education Network board poses with Dr. Jane Goodall on Sunday

CBEEN thinks big with next event

CBEEN wraps up Jane Goodall appearances and looks forward to hosting national convention in the Kootenays

The Columbia Basin Environmental Education Network board poses with Dr. Jane Goodall on Sunday
Volunteer supervisor Helen Luke with three youth volunteers at East Kootenay Regional Hospital.

Candy Striper program in need of adult volunteers

The East Kootenay Regional Hospital's Candy Striper program is in desperate need of volunteers to continue operating

Volunteer supervisor Helen Luke with three youth volunteers at East Kootenay Regional Hospital.

My weekend with Dr. Jane

Accompanying Dame Goodall during her Cranbrook soujourn

Court challenge launched over Species at Risk inaction

Wildsight takes federal government to court over long over-due recovery strategies to address the Species at Risk Act.

Dr. Jane Goodall speaks to event sponsors at a reception at the Key City Gallery

Goodall encourages global connections with Roots and Shoots

Jane Goodall urges youth and educators to make a difference in their communities and the world while in Cranbrook.

Dr. Jane Goodall speaks to event sponsors at a reception at the Key City Gallery

Massive meat recall hits local shelves

Major grocery stores in Cranbrook, Kimberley subjected to biggest beef recall in B.C. history

Dr. Jane Goodall

The call of the wild in Cranbrook

Jane Goodall was in Cranbrook this past weekend. She shared her story, some words of encouragement and reasons for hope.

Dr. Jane Goodall
Jane Goodall speaks at St. Eugene Mission Resort Sunday afternoon

Roots and Shoots in the Rockies

Renowned primatologist and activist brings message to Cranbrook

Jane Goodall speaks at St. Eugene Mission Resort Sunday afternoon

Self-sorting socks: Hallelujah

The miracle of modern technology gets down to our most basic needs

Students and staff at T.M. Roberts School spent last week celebrating Sports Day by participating in a number of different activities

Jersey Day celebrated from Cranbrook to Victoria

Cranbrook joins minister in Victoria to celebrate Jersey Day.

Students and staff at T.M. Roberts School spent last week celebrating Sports Day by participating in a number of different activities
Pyper leads a pack of skaters around the ice during Sports Day

When in Canada …

"All it takes is a pair of skates" draws budding bladesters.

Pyper leads a pack of skaters around the ice during Sports Day
David Wilks

Wilks returns to house for exciting fall session

MP talks about the first few weeks back in Parliament and his no vote on the beginning of life motion.

David Wilks