Barry Coulter

Evacuation Alert Issued for One Property Near Yahk

A lightning caused fire on the Canada/US border has prompted an evacuation alert for one property close to the RDEK's boundary near Yahk.

Peak Music Festival will cap summer music season

Two-day event features 10 Kootenay music acts in Rotary Park, August 31 & September 1

Melodie Hull seeking spot on City Council

An award-winning Cranbrook nurse and nursing instructor has announced her intentions to run for City Council in the coming municipal elections this autumn.

It happened this week in Cranbrook: 1909

The Week Of August 5 - 11: Items compiled by Dave Humphrey from the archived newspapers held at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

Interior Health Board announces new CEO

Susan Brown has been appointed President and Chief Executive Officer for Interior Health, effective Oct. 29, 2018.

Search Warrant Results in Two Cranbrook Residents Arrested and Drugs Seized

On August 2, 2018 at approximately 9:00 PM, the Cranbrook RCMP Crime Reduction Unit, General Duty Members and the Police Dog Service executed a Search Warrant on a residence in the 800 block of 13th Street South, Cranbrook.

Wildfire near Cranbrook is out, but conditions are heating up

Southeast Fire Centre urges residents to be extremely careful; Human-caused fires divert resources from naturally occuring wildfires.

Council approves zoning amendment for Wildstone

Amendment allows for changes in proposed housing development

Search Warrant Results in Two Cranbrook Residents Arrested and Drugs Seized

On August 2, 2018 at approximately 9:00 PM, the Cranbrook RCMP Crime Reduction Unit, General Duty Members and the Police Dog Service executed a Search Warrant on a residence in the 800 block of 13th Street South, Cranbrook.

SummerSounds heads into second month

The Holly and Jon Quartet are pictured rocking Rotary Park Saturday, July 28, headlining that evening's edition of the SummerSound Sounds Concert Series. Dave Prinn opened up the affair. The Quartet are Holly Hyatt: vocal and bass; Jon Burden: vocal and guitar; Clint Swanson: Sax; Steve Wilson: drums (not pictured). Events resume Saturday, August 4, at 6:30 pm, with Velle, followed by Blues rocking Band of Brothers. Be there or be square. Barry Coulter photo

Mike Peabody will seek re-election to Council

A third sitting Cranbrook City Councillor will be running again as an incumbent.

Shoplifting Suspects Apprehended By Police

Trio from Creston nabbed after a foot pursuit from Canadian Tire

Shoplifting Suspects Apprehended By Police

Trio from Creston nabbed after a foot pursuit from Canadian Tire

Crews fighting 10-hectare wildfire near Blue Lake

The cause of a fire discovered Monday burning near of Canal Flats is still under investigation.

Arrests Leads to Recovery of Stolen Property

Cranbrook RCMP have made arrests after a crime spree of almost two months.

Local Search and Rescue honoured for wildfire season work

Emergency Management BC pays tribute to Cranbrook and Kimberley SARs for going above and beyond the call of duty in 2017

Music heats up summer in Rotary Park

SummerSounds Concert Series Line-up for August

Cranbrook battles Missoula but fall short in double-header

Cranbrook Sr Bandits fall to Mavericks despite getting more hits in Game 1; Late score costs Bandits Game 2

Firefighters get Van Horne Street roof fire under control

Fire & Emergency Services responded quickly to a roof fire on the 5th Avenue plaza alongside Van Horne Street on Monday, July 23.

New quad arrives for City firefighting

A new side-by-side off-road vehicle has been added to the Cranbrook Fire & Emergency Services equipment fleet Friday, arriving just as the wildfire season begins across the province.