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Cranbrook Public Library Launches ‘Library Takeout’

Curbside materials pickup program available as of May 19th

It happened this week in 1913

May 10 - 16: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • May 15, 2020

Restaurants, facing tough times, remain engaged

Barry Coulter With lockdown and self-isolation now the norm, the importance of…

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

QUIZ: In honour of mothers

On Mother’s Day, see how much you know about the day and about some famous mothers

Legion marks VE Day with Cranbrook ceremony

Friday, May 8, 2020, marked the 75th Anniversary of VE Day, when…

B.C. Grade 7 students create ‘We Are Canada’ video and web page

Abbotsford project features voices from across the nation defining what it means to be Canadian

  • May 7, 2020

New manager takes helm at market

Jessica Kazemi is taking over from Livia Lara as the Manager of the Cranbrook Farmers Market

It happened this week in 1913

May 3 - 9: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • May 6, 2020

Video, procession honours Nova Scotia victims

With social distancing directives due to COVID-19 preventing large gatherings, a silent…

QUIZ: A tribute to The Beatles

How much do you know about the iconic band from the 1960s?

Bonnie Harvey honoured with BC Achievement Community Award

Bonnie Harvey, of the ?aq’am community, has been awarded the 2020 BC…

It happened this week in 1913

April 26 – May 2: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Apr 30, 2020

Kootenay grocers working to keep us fed

This is part of an ongoing series in the Townsman/Bulletin paying tribute to our front line workers during the pandemic

100-year-old gravestones vandalized at Surrey Centre Cemetery

Headstones of local pioneers toppled in Cloverdale

QUIZ: A salute to health care workers

How much do you know about doctors, nurses and medicine? Put your knowledge to the test.

B.C. man runs 100 miles on treadmill in garage to raise money for Search and Rescue

Chilliwack’s Gary Robbins is spending the weekend running 100 miles uphill while collecting donations

It happened this week in 1913

April 19 - 25: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Apr 24, 2020

QUIZ: Meet the Simpsons

How much do you know about this iconic television family?

Pandemic means changes for door-to-door newspaper delivery

Black Press asks readers across B.C. to be patient as carriers are asked not to touch surfaces