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NDP MPs call for prioritization of softwood lumber agreement

The federal NDP is taking the governing Liberals to task for failing…

Smoke from Alberta wildfires shrouds East Kootenay towns

Air quality health index rating for the Cranbrook area showing moderate risk to health

Cranbrook Legion to mark D-Day anniversary June 6

Barry Coulter The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 24 Cranbrook, is marking one…

What the Duke of Ed Youth are all about
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Isabella Gonzalez-Kaminski
Duke of Edinburgh Award recipient Jennifer Lee
Duke of Edinburgh Awards 2019

The plight of the honeybee

Local bee populations devastated over past winter — several factors to blame

  • May 31, 2019

Tofino’s ‘Mushroom Man’ wins Top Chef Canada Season 7

Chef Paul Moran of 1909 Kitchen at Tofino Resort + Marina won the $100,000 prize and Top Chef title.

KIJHL interested in a Cranbrook presence

KIJHL president says Cranbrook would be a good fit for the league’s geographic model

RCMP investigating stolen dirtbike in Cranbrook

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact police non-emergency line

Curling club voices opposition to indoor facility location

City, KEYSA still ironing out details ahead of a formal agreement for a Letter of Intent

Local chamber pitches policy ideas at provincial conference

The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce received overwhelming support for their policies on…

City eyes transit review for expansion possibilities

The City of Cranbrook is hoping to work with BC Transit to…

City to apply for grant to study housing needs

New provincial study is mandating that municipalities undertake a housing needs report

Council tweaks salary rates, blame changes made by feds

Council vents frustration over the elimination of a tax-exemption benefit to local elected officials

Kimberley Arts Council cancels Summer Theatre

Kimberley Arts Council – Centre 64 has announced the cancellation of the…

City releases council, staff renumeration figures

Annual disclosure of council, staff renumeration is required by the provincial government

WATCH: The week in review

A video recap of this week’s top stories

MS Walk set for Sunday at the College of the Rockies

On Sunday May 26, communities across BC will participate in the annual…

  • May 24, 2019

Ladies and Gentlemen, the ninth annual Trash Fashion Show

Mt. Baker Secondary School art students turn clutter in haut couture

School District 5 superintendent announces retirement

Lynn Hauptman, who has served as the top administrator since 2013, is calling it a career

‘Bike to School Challenge’ set for next week

Students encouraged to get on their bikes and ride to school between May 27-30

Cranbrook coalition aims to increase food recovery

Cranbrook produces an annual estimated 21 million pounds of food waste, according to the coalition