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Cranbrook mayor reflects on 2019, looks ahead to new year

With the turnover into 2020, Cranbrook Mayor Lee Pratt reflected on the…

Province looking at steps to dissolve Jumbo resort municipality

Disincorporating municipality will likely require a legislative change, according to the province

Almost 20,000 parking tickets issued by Interior Health at hospitals in 2019

In 2018, pay parking in Interior Health hospitals totalled $5.3 million of their $2.2-billion budget

Coldest Night of the Year returns to Cranbrook in February

Canadian Mental Health Association Kootenays plans to raise $20K

New autonomous technology program debuting at College of the Rockies

The College of the Rockies is launching a new two-year Autonomous Systems…

City to co-host climate info session in February

City, environmental organizations invite public for discussions on climate change and action

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Fire Hall organizes fundraiser for Cranbrook Community Forest Society

Paul Rodgers The Cranbrook Community Forest Society (CCFS) has found itself with…

Province providing additional funding for ECE bursaries

The provincial government is reallocating $4 million from a federal childcare funding…

Cranbrook Chamber calls for Business 2020 Awards nominations

Chris Thom of Dunlop Truck Centres won Business Person of the Year…

Friday fatality at Fernie Alpine Resort

It’s the second person to die in a tree well at a ski resort in B.C. in the past week.

Ktunaxa, supporters celebrate protection of Qat’muk and the Jumbo valley

Speeches, acknowledgements and ceremonies mark an emotional gathering in Cranbrook

BC Green Party leader visits northern B.C. pipeline protest site

Adam Olsen calls for better relationship between Canada, British Columbia and First Nations

Jumbo Valley to be protected, ending decades-long dispute over proposed ski resort

Development rights permanently retired for site of proposed year-round ski resort west of Invermere

Region’s projects promote increased well-being

Columbia Basin Trust supports 31 projects with $680,000

RCMP, Conservation officers, locals attempt to save elk in frozen river

Local emergency services personnel teamed up with rural residents to try and…

Special prosecutor to review Cranbrook toddler drowning case

A special prosecutor has been appointed to conduct an independent review into…

City of Kimberley finalizes sale of SunMine to Teck

Teck officially purchased the SunMine from the City of Kimberley on December 31, 2019.

COTR students heading abroad for international educational experiences

Local College students are heading abroad to Europe for some international educational…

Cranbrook gearing up for second Winter Blitzville festival

The second annual Winter Blitzville festival is gearing up for a bigger…

Fatal car crash south of Elkford

On January 11, at approximately 8:20 p.m., Elk Valley RCMP responded to…