Sally Macdonald

Ajay and Pam Uppal have opened Cuisine of India on the strip in Cranbrook.

New cuisine on the block

Cuisine of India opens opposite the Prestige; lunch buffet draws in diners

Ajay and Pam Uppal have opened Cuisine of India on the strip in Cranbrook.
Three wastewater lagoons each harbour a unique collection of microorganisms that break down Cranbrook’s organic material.

A Bug’s Life: Bugs ‘given the Lance Armstrong treatment’ at lagoons

In part two of a three-part series on how Cranbrook turns sewage into water, we learn how the city turbo-charges microorganisms

Three wastewater lagoons each harbour a unique collection of microorganisms that break down Cranbrook’s organic material.
Normand Schmidt is walking across Canada to promote peace.

Trekker passes through Cranbrook on cross-Canada journey

Normand Schmidt is walking across the country to encourage peace

Normand Schmidt is walking across Canada to promote peace.
You haven’t seen Cranbrook at its worst until you have seen the refuse that is picked up by this screener at the head of the city’s wastewater lagoons

A bug’s life: How the city prepares a banquet for bugs

Part 1 of a three-part series on how microorganisms turn Cranbrook's sewage into water

You haven’t seen Cranbrook at its worst until you have seen the refuse that is picked up by this screener at the head of the city’s wastewater lagoons

Cranbrook woman charged with attempted murder

The accused and victim didn't know each other, according to local RCMP

Bighorn sheep die at Elk Valley mine

Teck is investigating after five sheep were found dead at its Greenhills mine

Artisans sought for craft bazaar

The Cranbrook club of the Canadian Federation of University Women is prepping for its 30th annual Christmas bazaar in November

Hydro reports spike in power usage in B.C.

As British Columbians deal with a heat wave, BC Hydro says electricity usage has leaped

In praise of the literate life

Book lovers are more empathetic according to research, points out reporter Sally MacDonald

A group of Cranbrook residents involved in the Gifts That Give Hope fair gathered to launch preparations for the event on Friday

Cranbrook preparing for unique gift fair

The first Gifts That Give Hope alternative gift giving fair will be held on Saturday, November 15 at Western Financial Place.

A group of Cranbrook residents involved in the Gifts That Give Hope fair gathered to launch preparations for the event on Friday
More than 150 teachers from School Districts 5

Teachers greet Premier during Cranbrook visit

Christy Clark speaks at Chamber of Commerce luncheon Thursday.

More than 150 teachers from School Districts 5

New doctor coming at end of July

Dr. Karen Fordham will open a local practice in Cranbrook

Standing ground for special needs

Some teachers in Cranbrook work in schools where 17 per cent of the students have special needs

Kootenays no longer eligible for temporary foreign workers

MP David Wilks goes over changes to the federal government’s controversial program

Constricted approaching lanes to the Canadian border crossing at Roosville

No easy solution to long waits at Montana border crossing

MP David Wilks said the border crossing near Grasmere will remain congested for travellers entering Canada

Constricted approaching lanes to the Canadian border crossing at Roosville
Premier Christy Clark

Premier to visit Cranbrook

Christy Clark will speak to the business community and service club members on Thursday, July 10

Premier Christy Clark

Cranbrook down to two labs

Interior Health has announced that the drop-in laboratory inside the F.W. Green Clinic will close July 25

Local 911 calls to be picked up in Vancouver

911 calls made from the East Kootenay will soon be sent to a call answer service in the Lower Mainland, rather than Kelowna.

ICU construction on schedule

The $20 million project began in May and will continue until summer 2016.

Lab rats in Facebook’s maze

Social media giant Facebook let slip that it conducted a social experiment on about 700,000 unknowing users in January, 2012.