New zip line installed at Idlewild Park

Cranbrook Rotary Club volunteers spent two days last week installing a state-of-the-art…

B.C. conservation officers: Don’t leave food out ahead of bears’ foraging season

Officers will be conducting ‘attractant audits’ and ticketing violators of the B.C. Wildlife Act

Sharing Libraries with food pantry option now available

Cranbrook Public Library has partnered with donors to offer sharnig library, food pantry

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It happened this week in 1912

1912 Fort Steele’s ex-vicar … As anticipated at the time, by the…

  • Sep 5, 2019

What’s Happening At The Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby Tshaukuesh Elizabeth Penashue’s ‘Nitinikiau Innusi’ (I Keep the Land Alive)…

  • Sep 2, 2019

St. Aidan’s Orthodox presented exquisite carved altar

Built over three months by a monk in their diocese

A passion for fashion makes global runway

Cranbrook’s Gundula Hirn launches new bridal collection at Vancouver Fashion Week

Collaborative hosts Kimberley Wellness clinic

This Friday afternoon at the Kimberley Library

What’s on at the Cranbrook Public Library

By Mike Selby Hallie Rubenhold’s ‘The Five’ is the fascinating new biography…

  • Aug 26, 2019

Kootenay youth Go Wild! into Height of the Rockies Provincial Park

Wildsight takes youth on six-day wilderness adventure

Giant Hogweed — What a Monster!

‘What a Monster’ is what naive gardeners might say, with gleeful enthusiasm,…

It Happened This Week In Cranbrook

Week August 18 -24 Dave Humphrey Items compiled from the archived newspapers…

  • Aug 24, 2019

Celebrating providers at Community Connections Support Services

Community Connections Support Services had a ‘thank you’ barbeque for local providers in the community

Artist Michael Hepher selected to paint mural downtown Fernie

The mural will be located on The Beanpod, 691 2 Ave, Fernie, on the outside wall.

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1912

Aug. 11 - 17: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Aug 16, 2019

Military Ames fundraiser coming up

Veterans’ Group annual garage sale August 16, 17 and 18

What’s on at the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby In ‘Wolfpack,’ two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA World Cup…

  • Aug 12, 2019

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

Aug. 5 – 11: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Aug 9, 2019

Weed Warrior: Field Scabious and what to grow instead

Field Scabious, pronounced skay-be-us, is a herbal escapee from medicinal gardens where…

Class of ‘79, joining forces with Class of ‘80, set to reconvene

Reunion for Mount Baker ‘79 alumni this Saturday, Aug. 10, in Cranbrook. Class of ‘80 invited too