Trevor Crawley

B.C. Premier announces fall election

Kootenay East MLA Tom Shypitka reacts to election announcement

Conservative opposition critic tours through Kootenay riding on listening tour

Pierre Poilievre, the Tory finance critic, gathering local feedback on pandemic supports, recovery issues

BC Wildfire Service lifts area restriction around Doctor Creek fire

The BC Wildfire Service has lifted an area restriction around the Doctor Creek wildfire, as the nearly 80-square kilometre blaze near Canal Flats is now classified as being held.

Council approves fuel treatment project up Gold Creek

Council also endorses grant applications for funding additional treatment and FireSmart activities

City moves forward with purchase of new ladder fire truck

The purchase was included in the budget, but put on hold once the COVID-19 pandemic hit

New Jaws of Life coming to South Country emergency responders

TC Energy grant will go towards the purchase of a vital piece of emergency equipment

City introduces updated secondary suites bylaw

Updates to secondary suites bylaw are meant to align to the BC Building Code, according to staff

City to lobby provincial government for urban deer population management

Wildlife biologists pen letter to council raising concerns over Chronic Wasting Disease in urban deer

Cranbrook Bucks announce five player commitments

Local product Cam Reid joins newest BCHL franchise along with four other players

Cranbrook firefighters extinguish blaze in insurance office building

Cranbrook Fire and Emergency Services, RCMP, respond to fire early Sunday morning

RDEK provides $75,000 in provincial funding to Salvation Army, food banks

The funding is part of a provincial program aimed at supporting workers in the forestry industry

BC Wildfire Service to conduct planned ignitions on Doctor Creek wildfire

Crews set for controlled burn that will help with containment on the southeast perimeter

Evacuation order for Doctor Creek wildfire downgraded

Evacuation alert for five properties in the area remains in effect

Repairs underway for water valve break on Innes Ave.

The valve break is associated with the installation of water main along Innes Ave.

Ktunaxa Nation Council eyes increased collaboration with director reassignments

Senior leadership will bring fresh perspectives to new roles in a six-month reassignment

MP Morrison tapped to national security shadow cabinet role

Kootenay-Columbia MP appointed to Conservative shadow cabinet role ahead of new parliamentary session

Cranbrook RCMP searching for suspect in theft of E-bike

E-bike was reported missing on Sunday between 2:50 - 4:50 p.m.

Doctor Creek wildfire grows to estimated 79 square kilometres

More accurate mapping completed Sunday as crews prepare for forecasted high winds

RDEK updated on Kicking Horse Canyon highway expansion

Project bid will be awarded later this month, limited construction to start in the fall

Search for missing Wilmer man ends in tragedy

Police, search and rescue volunteers, recovered missing man's remains near Wilmer Lake on Thursday