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Cranbrook birders take part in 120th Audobon Christmas Bird Count

Daryl Calder Last Saturday, December 28, field counters met at Elizabeth Lake…

  • Jan 2, 2020

B.C. couple donates thousands to charity from their Harry Potter-themed Christmas house

Uniquely decorated house attracted more than 2,000 Potterheads in one weekend for a good cause

Sandor’s Tree of Lights shines brightly

In celebration of Frank Sandor’s retirement from the rental business, Sandor Rentals…

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Goose Families of Idlewild Park
200 metres of Joseph Creek in Cranbrook
British Columbia's provincial health officer offers some words of encouragement to the grads of 2020
Self-isolated Aldergrove grandpa finds way to surprise grandson on 3rd birthday

Join the Christmas Bird Count

Around Cranbrook and Kimberley, birders expect to see 40-50 species, up to 2,000 birds

  • Dec 23, 2019

Cranbrook Legion gives $10,000 to Health Foundation

An amazing $10,000 was donated to the East Kootenay Foundation for Health…

The community gives at Christmas

Above: Rockies Law Corporation Gives Back: In a departure from previous years,…

A New Elephantine Age: Arts Council opens new space, launches book

Pictured above are the authors and artists who collaborated on “Fourteen Trumpeting…

It happened this week in Cranbrook

Dec. 15 - 21: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre & Archives

  • Dec 20, 2019

At the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby In ‘Mudlark,’ Lara Maiklem describes the archaeological treasures she finds…

  • Dec 17, 2019

Kootenay Orchards’ Jingle Bell Walk supports local food bank

Third annual event sees students carolling around the neighbourhood, collecting food bank items

It happened this week in 1912

Dec. 8 - 14: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

Lynx basking in the sun in Bow Valley

Here’s something you don’t see every day. Kimberley resident Carol Flowers snapped…

What’s happening at the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby In ‘Touched by the Sun’ singer Carly Simon explains how…

  • Dec 10, 2019

Cranbrook Mass Christmas Choir raised $1,063 for Salvation Army

Cranbrook’s annual Mass Christmas Choir Concert, held Wednesday, December 4, at the…

It happened this week in 1912

Dec. 1 - 7: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

  • Dec 6, 2019

Half of shoppers say they have no holiday spending budget

B.C. consumers surveyed estimate they will spend $921 this season

Forced out for being gay, Mountie’s legacy ‘not the end of his story’

Journal project of Surrey RCMP Cpl. Elenore Sturko aims to commemorate her great uncle’s service

What’s happening at the Cranbrook Public Library

Mike Selby From baby to angst-ridden teen, Pamela Paul gives parents all…

  • Dec 3, 2019

Cranbrook Arts’ “Fourteen Trumpeting Elephants” arrives

Book retells the story of Cranbrook Ed and the Sells Floto Circus Elephants though the vision of local artists