Cranbrook Daily Townsman

Kootenay Ice served ‘humble pie’, lose 5-1 to Edmonton Oil Kings

Rough first period sinks Cranbrook squad, unable to recover against scrappy bottom-feeders

An interview with a magician

2018 Magic Variety Show hits Key City Theatre

  • Jan 19, 2018

Kootenay Ice kick off seven-game homestand against Oil Kings

Team on a roll heading into showdown against league's bottom feeders, looking for third straight win

COTR Avalanche men ready for crucial matches against ‘desperate’ Bearcats

Avs host Columbia Bible College this weekend, look to keep two-win separation in standings

COTR Avalanche women host Columbia Bible College, ready for ‘tough’ weekend

Volleyball team looking to get back to winning against dangerous Bearcats bunch at home

Fundraiser set up after car accident

Bystander fishing at nearby lake describes springing into action after hearing the collision.

New slant on the next play

Cranbrook Community Theatre tries something new with next play

  • Jan 18, 2018

The polls, the polls are confusing

There's good news and bad news for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The bad news is that he's dipping in the polls. For the first time since he was elected in the fall of 2015, Trudeau's approval rating has dipped below 50 per cent.

  • Jan 18, 2018

World O’ Words: No stumpage fees for the speechmakers

As long as man has been using fire, he has been chopping down trees. Even in our pre-forestry, pre-agriculture days. Back then, when we were foragers, we made use of everything possible in our environment. The chopped down tree was easy to make use of. But what possible use could there be for the stump left behind? A stump is possibly the most useless thing ever created by humanity. With the possibility of the 8-track tape.

Kootenay Ice looking to finally tame Tigers in Medicine Hat

Team entering Wednesday night game after 7-2 win, still in search of first victory at Canalta Centre

Late goal gives Kootenay Ice 4-3 win in Medicine Hat

Brett Davis scores with under 5 seconds left, team ends lengthy losing streak in Tigers' series

VIDEO: Explorers uncover Canada’s deepest cave in Fernie

The cave, named Bisaro Anima, was confirmed to have broken the record on New Year's Day

  • Jan 17, 2018

BC Liberal leadership candidate stops in Cranbrook

Andrew Wilkinson drums up local support as race enters final weeks.

Mount Baker Junior Girls basketball aims to hit new heights

'Tallest team in Kootenays' built for tremendous success at February provincial tournament

The tradition carries on

Locals Coffee House, Saturday, Jan. 13, at the Studio Stage Door

Third Winter Ale Concert Series kicks off Jan. 31

It's almost time for the latest edition of a significant cultural event on our winter calendar.

COTR Avalanche men show ‘ton of heart’ in winless weekend

Volleyball team drops pair of matches at home to top-ranked Capilano, show no quit in close finale

COTR Avalanche men sign another local player

Mount Baker Wild standout athlete Quinn Grist commits to volleyball program for 2018-19 season

COTR Avalanche women fall twice to Blues in up-and-down weekend

Volleyball team unable to beat with Capilano squad at home, despite close five-set Saturday match

East Kootenay snowpack normal for January

The provincial government's River Forecast Centre has issued its first snow survey for this winter, collecting data from 76 snow courses and 64 automated snow weather stations around the province.

  • Jan 15, 2018