Community

Parliament welcomes Cranbrook’s Special Olympians

Roxana Podrasky, Erin Thom and Jonathan Robins given standing ovation in House of Commons

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Cranbrook Community Band
Wild Music wants to launch new era with 'End of an Era'
Just curious: The Langley Advance puts questions about Christmas to youngsters
A very Canadian winter moment

Community Foundation celebrates $2 million milestone

The Cranbrook and District Community Foundation (CDCF) has reached $2 million in permanently invested funds and recently celebrated this major milestone.

  • Nov 29th, 2017

Christmas Village at the Royal Alexandra Hall

Our Christmas Village is up and glowing down at the Royal Alexandra Hall. Come down for a wander, and support the United Way East Kootenay.

36th annual Seniors Dinner served up Wednesday at Colombo Lodge

Community comes together to help Rotary Club serve at largest seniors event in southeast BC

Cranbrook Market Magic

Annual Cranbrook Farmer’s Market Winter Market draws huge crowds to the downtown core

Santa arrives with his big parade

The annual Cranbrook Santa Claus Parade, hosted by JCI Kootenay, drew families down to Baker Street Saturday, Nov. 25

VIDEO: MBSS Wild Music does ‘End of an Era’

Cranbrook’s Mount Baker Secondary School program produces music video for CBC Music Class Challenge, and nationwide competition - recording the Strombellas’ End of and Era

GivingTuesday: Global day of giving Nov. 28

The event follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday

  • Nov 26th, 2017

Wild Music seeks to launch new era with ‘End Of An Era’

Music department enters video in nation-wide competition

Janus returns with Volume II

Local Historian Jim Cameron previewing latest edition of CranbrookThen & Now; Eight local authors on hand at 6th annual Kootenay Authors Fair, Saturday, Dec. 2

  • Nov 23rd, 2017

Cokato resident receives Order of Canada

Dr. Bryan Kolb has been instrumental in helping society understand what happens inside our heads

Revelstoke silversmith receives thank-you letter from 24 Sussex Drive

Arleigh Garratt’s snowflake earrings were gifted to Sophie Grégoire Trudeau during July visit

Cranbrook boy, 6, creates blankets for kids

Elias Quick feels everyone deserves a fuzzy blankets, especially at Cranbrook Transition House and Alberta Children’s Hospital

Christmas Village 2017 in support of United Way EK

For the second year in a row, the Cranbrook Townsman, Kimberley Bulletin and Black Press are hosting a magical Christmas village in support of the community.

Lighthouse offers hope to those facing an abyss

New Cranbrook program supports those with recent dementia diagnosis and their caregivers

Vancouver Island woman draws portrait of B.C. fire chief who was swept away by floods

‘I felt their loss, and wanted to reach out to them’ says Harpaul Nandhra.

Team B.C. wins second straight bronze at nationals

B.C. defeats Saskatchewan 2-1 in overtime.

  • Nov 13th, 2017