It happened this week in 1913

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

  • Jun 5, 2020

Local photographer raises over $5,000 for Cranbrook Food Bank

Damien Vincent raised the money through his version of the Front Porch Family Photo project

Nelson counsellor works online with university students in central Asia during pandemic

Robin Higgins is home from her job in Tajikistan because of COVID-19

The Young Chickadee
Young nuthatches explore their world
The Young Blue Jays
Dawn of the Orb Weavers

Cranbrook businesses come together to donate vehicle to Ekklesia Millennium Society

The Jeep will help the society to deliver meals to those in need throughout the community

Wolf cubs at play in the Cranbrook area

Photographer Linda Botterill and her husband were out in the backcountry recently…

Join Kootenay family in virtual walk for Ronald McDonald House

“We always described it as our oasis in the middle of the desert,” Brigitte Ady shares.

QUIZ: Test your knowledge of the world of summer sports

In a typical year, there are plenty of summer sporting events and tournaments held across Canada

Father’s Day Walk Run for prostate cancer will be virtual event this year throughout B.C.

The annual fundraiser for Prostate Cancer Foundation BC has brought in $2.5 million since 1999

WATCH: Cranbrook Farmer’s Market kicks off 2020 season

The first market of the year took place on Saturday, May 30.

Rotarians at work at Fred Scott Villas

Members of the Cranbrook Rotary Club, along with some key community volunteers,…

George Morris turns 99

Friends, family and neighbours gathered outside at Terra Lee Terraces in Cranbrook…

It happened this week in 1913

May 24 - 30: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

QUIZ: Crowds and solitude

As COVID-19 restrictions have been relaxed, here’s a quiz about crowded places and isolation

The Weed Warrior: Do as the Romans did: Feast on Dandelions

Last year, after my Dandelion Article was published in the Cranbrook Townsman…

  • May 21, 2020

It happened this week in 1913

Week May 17 - 23: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the…

  • May 21, 2020

Kimberley Rotary continues service above self

The Rotary Club of Kimberley is still very active during Covid–19 The…

Cranbrook Farmer’s Market kicks off spring season in May

The market will be held outdoors earlier this year with new COVID-19 protocols in place.

VIDEO: Car collectors come out in droves for drive through Fort Langley

A ‘spontaneous’ drive replaces annual May Day Parade, surprising village residents and shoppers alike

QUIZ: Exploring gardens

How much do you know about gardening and famous gardens?

Cranbrook Public Produce Garden now open to the community

The garden is open for the season with social distancing regulations and modifications in place