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Wildfire danger rating rises in the East Kootenay

Southeast Fire Centre official blames dry conditions, warmer temperature for danger increases

Appeal court sides with province over Jumbo ski resort decision

A former cabinet minister determined the project was ‘not substantially started’ in 2015

UPDATE: Suspicious package deemed not a threat, downtown Fernie re-opened

As of 12:35 on Sunday, business returned to normal. Police re-opened the…

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Cycling Without Age comes to Cranbrook
BC Cannabis Store opens its doors in Cranbrook
?aq'am receives $400K funding from Federal Government
Angel Flight East Kootenay takes first patient to Kelowna

South Teepee wildfire south of Cranbrook ‘being held’

A wildfire burning south of Cranbrook is now classifed as being held…

Emergency response livestock trailer offered to RDEK

RDEK board welcomes emergency response livestock trailer, refers it to staff for further study

Hospital pharmacy relocation plan moves forward

Design contract awarded to relocate existing pharmacy department at regional hospital

UPDATE: Suspicious package deemed not a threat, downtown re-opened

As of 12:35 on Sunday, business returned to normal. Police re-opened the…

Crews continue to battle South Teepee fire

There has been minimal fire growth, however, more accurate mapping has it up to 25 hectares

WildSafe reports decrease in wildlife reports in Kimberley/Cranbrook

WildSafeBC is reporting a decrease in wildlife reports this year compared to…

Local teens climb in the footsteps of Conrad Kain

Annual teen adventure in the Bugaboos led by Pat Morrow

“For the sake of tradition” – Queer Anglican minister reflects on same-gender marriage vote

Minister feels ‘hamstrung’ by group of people intent on preserving the traditional view of marriage

RCMP confirm robbery at Kootenay Savings Radium Branch

Columbia Valley RCMP have confirmed that there was a robbery at Kootenay…

Kootenay Anglican bishop voices favour for same-gender marriages

The Kootenay Diocese of the Anglican Church of Canada has voted to…

Robber strikes at Radium bank

Robbery suspect on the loose

  • Aug 1, 2019

Moyie to Cranbrook hydro connection completed

MOYIE – A BC Hydro project to connect services in Cranbrook and…

UPDATED: MV Balfour ferry returns to service

The 65-year-old ferry had been out of action for a month

UPDATED: Wildfire burning south of Cranbrook

A large plume of smoke became visible from the community on Wednesday afternoon

Wounded grizzly bear near Fernie never found

One month after a grizzly bear was wounded by authorities in an…

Kootenay Anglican bishop voices favour for same-gender marriages

Kootenay Diocese among 19 out of 30 around country to voice approval for same-gender marriage

WATCH: Cranbrook’s first marijuana store open for business today

BC Cannabis Store opened its locations in Campbell River and Cranbrook Wednesday