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Kootenay-Columbia MP calls federal justice committee testimony ‘shocking’

Wayne Stetski, NDP call for national public inquiry into allegations of prosecutorial interference

Cranbrook RCMP searching for missing person

Chery Loughlin last seen at East Kootenay Regional Hospital on Thursday afternoon

2019 Kootenay Children's Festival
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The Double PDGA Disc Golf Tournament

Age Friendly Advisory Committee gets additional funding

For the Townsman The Cranbrook Age Friendly Advisory Committee was presented with…

A community of music

Locals Coffeehouse donates funds to school music programs, CCT, CFKR

Teck donates $1 million for improvements to The Great Trail

Groups interested in making improvements to The Great Trail in the Kootenays…

Highway contractor issues snowfall warning

System to dump between 6-20 centimetres of snow in the East Kootenay: Mainroad

UPDATED: Western Financial Place to reopen after ammonia scare

Contractors resolve situation after ammonia had been detected in facility ice plant

BC Hydro makes improvements to increase reliability in Cranbrook’s core

BC Hydro has begun a project that will make improvements to distribution…

Western Financial Place closed after ammonia detected

Cranbrook firefighters and city staff are on scene investigating the cause

Air cadet squadron marks 10-year anniversary

552 Key City Air Cadet Squadron celebrates a decade of operations in Cranbrook

Council byelection set for May 11

Vacancy at council table opened up following the resignation of Danielle Eaton in January

Cranbrook council approves urban deer cull

Plan proposes the removal of up to 50 urban deer; translocation not an option under wildlife permit

Council votes for indoor sports facility at Balment

City staff mulling six different options within the park space for the specific facilty location

Local chamber reacts to provincial budget

Business community praises housing, childcare investments, worries about rising taxes

Recruiting teachers to remote communities remains a challenge

Teachers’ union representative reacts to education funding in B.C. Budget 2019

Cranbrook council to discuss proposed deer cull

Staff report says city has a wildlife permit that allows for the culling of 50 urban deer

Logging truck loses logs on Cranbrook St.

Traffic diverted to Ridgeview Rd. for a few hours as the scene was cleaned up

EK Performing Arts festival starts Monday

Cranbrook to host provincial festival in 2020

Kootenay Big Game symposium set for April 13 in Cranbrook

FJ Hurtak The Kootenay Wildlife Heritage Fund has organized a Big Game…

  • Feb 22, 2019