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It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

December 9 - 15: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Dec 12, 2018

At the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby In ‘Beau Dick,’ Justin Barski examines eighty works by one…

  • Dec 10, 2018

COLUMN: ICE rumours heating up…again

Here we go again. Another day, another relocation rumour. READ: League responds…

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Kootenay Ice bid farewell in final game
Prestige Resort Renovations
The 2019 East Kootenay Regional Science Fair
Ed King and grandson Connor Foote

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

December 2-8: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Dec 5, 2018

Gwynne Dyer: “The crooked timber of humanity”

Gwynne Dyer “Out of the crooked timber of humanity, no straight thing…

  • Dec 4, 2018

What’s happening at the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby Many decades ago, a Cranbrook resident demanded that the Cranbrook…

Gwynne Dyer: Populism — It’s the Automation, Stupid

Gwynne Dyer Five of the world’s largest democracies now have populist governments,…

  • Nov 30, 2018

The Joy of Alternative Giving

Rev. Yme Woensdregt I’ve written about a practice called Alternative Giving, but…

  • Nov 30, 2018

It’s a political crisis. Where are the leaks?

Oh, Darryl Plecas, you got some splainin’ to do. In this convoluted…

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Nov 28, 2018

What’s on at the Cranbrook Public Library

In 1973 a married British couple travelled by bus, train, boat, and…

  • Nov 27, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Speaker Darryl Plecas demonstrates his character again

B.C. legislature speaker’s latest self-serving move is incredible

BookNotes: A cinematic history of Lord of the Rings

Mike Selby “It is impossible to film.” This was Stanley Kubrick’s verdict…

  • Nov 21, 2018

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

Week of November 18- 24: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Nov 21, 2018

COLUMN: Higher interest rates will slow B.C. economy after ‘unusually robust’ show

Jock Finlayson is executive vice president and chief policy officer of the Business Council of BC

  • Nov 20, 2018

At the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby What was so special about ancient Egypt that women could…

  • Nov 19, 2018

B.C. VIEWS: Setting speed limits in a post-fact political environment

Media prefer ‘speed kills’ narrative, even when it fails to appear

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

For the Week of November 11-17: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

Payment for Sin? Or A New Vision?

Yme Woensdregt In the last couple of weeks, I’ve been writing about…

  • Nov 16, 2018