Local News

Memorial Arena repairs nearly finished

City staff hoping to have facility open on Jan. 2, 2019.

Motel to be converted for affordable housing

Council approves rezoning change that will convert old motel to bachelor suites

Plan unveiled for Cranbrook winter festival

X-Games style event with snowmobilers, snowboarders and bands planned downtown on Feb. 16, 2019

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Cranbrook Food Bank prepares for Christmas season
Don Davies Quartet
Black Press' Christmas Village
Cranbrook Postal strike

Twelve College of the Rockies alumni receive Ike Barber Transfer Scholarships

The $5,000 awards aim to increase educational opportunities for BC students

Kimberley Alpine Resort to open Dec. 15

Kimberley season pass holders can ski at Kicking Horse, Fernie, Nikiska for free as local opening delayed

Agreement brings Ktunaxa closer to treaty with province, feds

Memorandum of Understanding to advance treaty negotiations for all three parties

FLNRORD proposes changes to B.C.’s fishing regulations

The public is invited to comment on the changes until Jan. 11, 2019.

Off-road vehicles caught in sensitive B.C. wildlife habitats to net $575 fine

Areas include all BC Parks and southern mountain caribou habitats

WATCH: Third annual Christmas Village

100 per cent of proceeds went towards the United Way East Kootenay.

COTR, non-profit team up for resarch project

Nursing instructor partners with Cranbrook Family Connections to gather data on clientele, services.

B.C. patients running into Alberta health care roadblocks

Kootenay East MLA Tom Shypitka says Calgary facilities are seeing increased referrals from Kootenays