Cranbrook Daily Townsman

Mayor Pratt reflects on Cranbrook’s 2017

Paul Rodgers

  • Dec 21, 2017

Santa to tour through city on Christmas Eve

A long standing Christmas Eve tradition in Cranbrook is a go this Christmas Eve.

Outfitter, MLA react to grizzly hunt ban

Decision to stop the hunt based on emotion, not science, say critics.

Prosperous weekend for Mount Baker basketball

December 15 to 17 was a great weekend for Cranbrook high school basketball. The Mount Baker Junior Girls team just completed their third straight week of travel to Calgary in order to attend Bishop Grandin's Junior Girls' Invitational.

  • Dec 19, 2017

Wildfire refugees: Shelter dogs airlifted from California to Cranbrook

California wildfires are placing immense pressure on animals shelters. Cranbrook steps in to help

Kootenay Ice battle back for 4-3 overtime win in Calgary

Team shakes off slow start, enter holiday break with dramatic win over rivals to end home-and-home

Local lawyer recognized for pro bono work

Local lawyer Richard Strahl has been honoured by the Law Society of BC for his work in legal aid.

MP encourages employers to apply for summer jobs program

Member of Parliament Wayne Stetski wants regional employers to know that it is time to apply for funding to hire students for summer 2018.

Snowy weather on the way: Environment Canada

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement across the Southern Interior this week.

Wildfire refugees: Shelter dogs airlifted from California to Cranbrook

California wildfires are placing immense pressure on animals shelters. Cranbrook steps in to help

King kicks off 5-1 Kootenay Ice ‘Teddy Toss’ win over Calgary

Sophomore forward scores first period goal in top-heavy trouncing of divisional rivals at home

Cadets host joint Christmas Mess Dinner

On December 12, 1813 Lord Strathcona Army Corp and 552 Key City Air Cadet Squadron came together for their first combined Christmas Mess Dinner, along with invited guests. Military Mess Dinners have been around for many years incorporating customs, traditions and rituals, which have been fashioned into works of art. It is an experience of fine food, beautiful decor and is intended to be a happy affair. The Mess Dinner allows all members, no matter their rank or element, to meet on a friendly but formal occasion.

Kootenay Ice host Calgary Hitmen in Saturday afternoon ‘Teddy Bear Toss’

Team hoping to provide excitement for home crowd, send message to rivals over the weekend

Stetski concerned about pension reform

Kootenay-Columbia MP says bill shifts pension risk from employers to workers.

Blackmore took ‘calculated’ risk: Crown

Polygamous leader should have pursued legal validation, not assurances from government officals.

INFOGRAPHIC: Kootenay Ice Teddy Bear Toss by the Numbers

A visual guide to the history of the Kootenay Ice 'Teddy Bear Toss' in advance of Saturday's game

Kootenay Ice imports Kohler, Bodak headed to World Junior selection camps

Swiss forward, Slovak defenceman both hoping to crack rosters to play at U20 tournament in Buffalo