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  1. CRTC approves Alberta independent's application for Cranbrook FM stationRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Marketing

    These are bright days for independent Alberta broadcaster Clear Sky Radio, which received CRTC approval this week to launch a new commercial FM station in Cranbrook, B.C. The new adult contemporary station, which will be called Summit 107, will broadcast at 107.5 FM in Cranbrook, with repeater frequencies in Fernie, Sparwood and Invermere.

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  2. Addison Hall death: Are mall parking lots too dangerous?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... In another recent case , no one was hurt, but police in B.C. say a disoriented, elderly driver in a parking lot in Cranbrook mixed up the gas for the brake and crashed into a store. Overcoming that potential for disaster in a parking lot is not ...

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  3. Coming soon to the airwaves near youRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily Townsman

    On Tuesday, July 29, the Canadian Radiotelevision and Telecommunications Commission approved the application by Clear Sky Radio for a new FM radio station for Cranbrook.

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  4. Cranbrook baker a YouTube sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | The Daily Townsman

    Cranbrook baker Jenn Johns and her niece Elsa recently filmed a popular how-to video for this Frozen cake for YouTube channel Cookies, Cupcakes and Cardio.

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  5. Gas supplier forced to repay Abbotsford company $25,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 26 | The Abbotsford News

    ... The contract with the company bore an owner's signature that appeared to have been misspelled. And in 2012, Cranbrook RCMP launched a fraud investigation that found allegedly forged signatures on contracts between businesses and Active Energy. ...

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  6. Forest fires: Climate change's new normalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Flames from a forest fire are seen burning on a hillside in West Kelowna, B.C., early on July, 18, 2014. "In our Cranbrook [research] area we have fire records back to the 1300s," she said, referring to the data being gathered from tree rings. Now, ...

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  7. Elderly driver rams car into store in Cranbrook B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | CBC News

    A disoriented driver in southeastern British Columbia is accused of causing more than his fair share of mayhem after losing control in a parking lot in Cranbrook.

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  8. When parking goes wrong: Cranbrook, B.C., man creates bumper car chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Prince George Citizen

    A disoriented driver in southeastern British Columbia is accused of causing more than his fair share of mayhem after losing control in a parking lot in Cranbrook.

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  9. When parking goes wrong: Cranbrook senior creates bumper car chaosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Canada.com

    ... Anthony Gismondi. It's searchable, portable and invaluable for your next trip to the liquor store or wine outlet. CRANBROOK - A disoriented senior driver in southeastern British Columbia is accused of causing more than his fair share of mayhem after ...

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  10. Roadwork on 6th Street North set to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Daily Townsman

    Full reconstruction work on 6th Street North between Kootenay Street and Victoria Avenue in Cranbrook, which will affect area residents and drivers and also impact the use of a portion of Rotary Way, is set to begin on Monday, July 28. This project was identified as one of six major 2014 capital roads projects announced by the City back in May. 6th ... (more)

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  11. Storm damages Moyie trailers, knocks out powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Daily Townsman

    ... at Eaglesnest RV Resort in Moyie. The storm, which caused flash flooding in Kamloops (see more on Page 4), hit Cranbrook and Kimberley at around 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday. "As a result of the storm that hit the East Kootenay (Wednesday) night, ...

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  12. Santa Fe Metals: Iron Range Project Target Ranking StudyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sys-Con Media

    ... the property is very prospective for other base and precious metal deposit types. TerraLogic Exploration Inc. of Cranbrook, BC is completing the Ranking Study that has initially defined three prime areas for more detailed study. These high-priority ...

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  13. Rainy interludeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | The Daily Townsman

    After sweltering through a heat wave the past couple weeks, Cranbrook and Kimberley are experiencing a cool change this week - one that could bring thunderstorms with hail, according to Environment Canada.

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  14. New cuisine on the blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Townsman

    Pam and Ajay Uppal opened their restaurant, Cuisine of India, on Saturday, July 12. It's located opposite the Prestige on Highway 3/95 in Cranbrook.

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  15. BC Hydro spends $200 million in the East KootenayRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | The Daily Townsman

    ... mentioned Powerex, a subsidiary of BC Hydro that trades in surplus energy with Alberta. A 500 kV link passes near Cranbrook. "This last year we replaced 12,000 poles throughout British Columbia. I believe in the Cranbrook area we're going to replace ...

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  16. Smoke from faraway fires finding way to KootenaysRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Daily Townsman

    Jordan Turner, fire information officer for the Southeast Fire Centre, said the smoke that is making its way to Cranbrook is being seen across the fire centre's jurisdiction.

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  17. Pipe major steps downRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Daily Townsman

    ... drove to Creston weekly to help these students form a Cadet Pipe Band. In 2010 the Creston cadets amalgamated with Cranbrook so the instruction took place there. Through his instruction and guidance, the band played in the Sam Steele Days parade in ...

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  18. Tom Renney to be named next Hockey Canada president: ReportRead the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | The London Free Press

    ... organization is set to announce that Renney is its next president as early as Tuesday. The 59-year-old from Cranbrook, B.C. is expected to fill Bob Nicholson's shoes. Nicholson, who left Hockey Canada on May 31 after 15 years at the helm, is now a ...

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  19. Tom Renney brings wealth of hockey experience to new job at Hockey CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Canada.com

    ... an absolute privilege to be here representing Hockey Canada as the president and CEO," Renney said in Calgary. The Cranbrook, B.C., native spent parts of eight seasons as an NHL head coach from 1996 through 2012 and most recently was an associate on ...

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  20. Tom Renney officially named Hockey Canada presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | SLAM! Sports

    ... Rexall Place in Edmonton on Wednesday, May 23, 2012. (CODIE MCLACHLAN/EDMONTON SUN QMI AGENCY) But the native of Cranbrook, B.C., knows what it's like to try and capture the hearts of hockey-mad Canadians. On Tuesday, Hockey Canada announced ...

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