Community

Countdown starts to 2020 BC Summer Games

Two flags unveiled at Maple Ridge city hall.

At the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby Keith G. Powell tells the fascinating story of Jimmy Peever…

  • Jul 22, 2019

Newly renovated Casino of the Rockies officially re-opens

After months of extensive renovations, St. Eugene hosted a ceremony and re-opening of a space “in harmony with Mother Earth and our indigenous culture.”

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The Cranbrook Townsman is moving
The fawns of summer
Mount Baker Secondary School Class of 2019
Mount Baker Secondary School Class of 2019

How much do you know about the moon?

To mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, see how well you know space

REALM’s bi-annual picnic at Rotary Park

REALM, Cranbrook’s organization who provides services to individuals of the community with…

Weed Warrior: Common Tansy is toxic, but what’s with all the Oxeye Daisy & Foxtail Barley?

Pictured above: Common Tansy. Below. Red Columbine, Eastern Red Columbine, Foxtail Barley…

  • Jul 19, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

July 14 - 20: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jul 19, 2019

Theatre renovations uncover the past

Historic Studio Stage Door gets extensive upgrading; renos at the ‘putting-back-together stage’

Cranbrook Garden Club’s 23rd Open Garden Day

The Cranbrook Garden Club’s 23rd Open Garden Day, Saturday, July 13, featured…

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

July 7 - 13: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jul 12, 2019

Weed Warrior: Blueweed – One of the biggest and baddest

Pictured above: Blueweed. Below: Penstemon, Woodland Sage Blue Weed (aka Blue Devil,…

  • Jul 12, 2019

What’s on at the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby Psychologist Lisa Damour’s ‘Under Pressure’ examines the unique stresses teenage…

Gardens of Earthly Delights: 23rd Edition

Cranbrook’s 23rd Open Garden Day, Saturday, July 13

The Weed Warror: GMIs better than Baby’s Breath

A year ago, I wrote an article on Baby’s Breath, and why…

  • Jul 5, 2019

Backyard Astronomer: Big Bright Jupiter

Gary Boyle On any clear night, look to the southern portion of…

  • Jul 5, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

June 30–July 6: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Jul 5, 2019

Normand Thibault wins Yamaha side-by-side in Hospice Society raffle

Normand Thibault is the winner of a Yamaha Wolverine X2 side-by-side and…

Cranbrook Scuba Dive Club forms, cleans bottom of Jim Smith Lake

Two local scuba diving enthusiasts, Douglas Lowes and Steve Moye, have taken…

Save-On-Foods donates $1440 to Cranbrook Food Bank

Cranbrook Save-On-Foods manager Ted Murrell (left) presents Cranbrook Food Bank manager Gerry…

College of the Rockies Nursing instructor presents at Oxford

Presentation focused on inequities in health care around the world