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  1. Great Lake Swimmers and guests at Key City TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... begin their journey nearly four years ago, nestled away in the mountains of the East Kootenays where they call Cranbrook B.C home. Since forming they've gone on to awards such as: This energetic band brings their own brand of bluegrass alt-folk to ...

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  2. Farmer's Market moves outdoors this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Townsman

    Spring brings fresh Creston strawberries, salad and microgreens, farm eggs, pork, lamb and beef from local area producers, along with baked goods, artisans and body care items. Since January, the Cranbrook Farmer's Market has been running indoors at the Ktunaxa gym, on the second and fourth Saturdays of the month, in an inaugural winter and spring market season.

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  3. Dave Butler Shortlisted for Writing AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Daily Townsman

    ... the victims in Butler's murder mystery are trophy animals in the National Parks. The novel is set in Banff, Cranbrook, Kimberley and Spokane. "I love the area and love the mountains and I wanted to tell a story about places I know well," Butler ...

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  4. What happened to the money from the ice bucket challenge?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | MacLeans

    ... has posed its own challenges. On a Friday afternoon last August, Tammy Moore was visiting her parents' home in Cranbrook, B.C., when she pulled out her laptop and saw a video of Sidney Crosby dumping a bucket of ice water on his head. As the CEO of ...

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  5. Key City Theatre presentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Daily Townsman

    The Great Lake Swimmers, The Weather Station and the Good Ol' Goats will be performing at the Key City Theatre on May 31st. The Key City Theatre, along with Western Financial Group, are presenting the latest in the concert season as the Great Lake Swimmers and guests will be performing in Cranbrook on Sunday, May 31, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. Based in Toronto, the Great Lake Swimmers will headline the show, while The Weather Station and the Good Ol' Goats will also be performing in support.

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  6. The week on the beat: RCMP respond to 156 callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Daily Townsman

    Cranbrook RCMP responded to 156 calls for service from May 4 to May 10. This week's police report was given by Staff Sgt. Dave Dubnyk.

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  7. Which are BC's best schools?Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Asian Pacific Post

    ... Public), Surrey 7. Vermilion Forks (Public), Princeton 8. Upper Pine (Public), Fort St. John 9. Steeples (Public), Cranbrook 10. Langley Fine Arts (Public), Fort Langley

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  8. Officials mark 70th anniversary of VE DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Daily Townsman

    Though the end of the Second World War in the European theatre marked its 70th anniversary on Friday, the impact of the conflict is still felt today-even in Cranbrook. Members of the Royal Canadian Legion - Branch 24, government representatives, 1813 Cranbrook Cadets and other emergency services personnel were part of a ceremony at Rotary Park on Saturday morning to honour veterans who served in the Second World War and other global conflicts.

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  9. Family Fun Derby raises $7,767 for kids with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Daily Townsman

    ... silent auction, door prizes and 50/50 draw. Hot coffee, hot chocolate and chilli were generously provided by Cranbrook Tim Hortons. In addition to fundraising over $7,700, local sponsors made some dreams come true for local children. Dean and Tracey ...

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  10. Symphony survey shows performing arts support businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | The Daily Townsman

    ... may surprise a lot of people. Symphony of the Kootenays concerts generate significant economic benefits to the Cranbrook economy. The survey showed that combined per concert spending is over $20,000 by both audience members and musicians. The 95% ...

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  11. Wheat Kings must dig deepRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Brandon Sun

    ... the title was in 2000, when the Kootenay Ice beat the Spokane Chiefs in six games after losing the first two in Cranbrook, B.C. Five years earlier, the Wheat Kings won the first two games of the final in Kamloops, B.C., before the Blazers rallied to ...

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  12. Rails 2 Trails section to close brieflyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Daily Townsman

    ... for workers and trail users. According to Chris Zettel, the corporate communications officer for the City of Cranbrook, there is a small section of the trail that needs some work after being washed out from winter melt. Workers will be on hand with ...

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  13. Canadian Tire to take over 12 stores from TargetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | CFRB

    ... provinces in a variety of small and large communities. Four of the locations are in British Columbia in Courtney, Cranbrook, Vernon and Victoria. Two are in Ontario, in Aurora and Sudbury, while the other three are in Halifax, Moncton, N.B., and ...

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  14. Big, bad bulliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... promoter Guy Thompson wished to extend his thanks to the City of Kimberley and a long list of sponsors, headed by Cranbrook Dodge. Rodeo stock was provided courtesy Big Chief/Armstrong Bucking Bulls (Stettler, Alta.), Coyote Creek Rodeo (Vernon, ...

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  15. Which school is best?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Castanet.net

    ... ty Huff (Public), Surrey Vermilion Forks (Public), Princeton Upper Pine (Public), Fort St. John Steeples (Public), Cranbrook Langley Fine Arts (Public), Fort Langley

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  16. It's All in the GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | The Daily Townsman

    ... what the natives had known for millennia: if you're looking for game, the East Kootenay is the place to go. Local Cranbrook resident Charles M. Edwards (for whom Edwards Street is named), wrote, in a letter of May 16, 1907, to Bryan Williams, Chief ...

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  17. Sunrise Rotary Club launches ShelterBox donation drive for NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Daily Townsman

    ... Nepal, killing more than 5,000 and leaving many thousands homeless. ShelterBox presentations to local schools in Cranbrook and Kimberley often result in students and their parents donating to the program, which is now on the ground in Kathmandu ...

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  18. Bulls on paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | The Daily Townsman

    ... of the event, Thompson wished to extend his thanks to the City of Kimberley and a long list of sponsors, headed by Cranbrook Dodge. After the bull riding, the Civic Centre floor will play host to dance and live music courtesy Hot Muck, a local ...

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  19. Local residents affected by Nepal quakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Kootenay Advertiser

    ... toll continually climbing as of Monday. As it stands at press time on Monday afternoon, there are six confirmed Cranbrook/Kimberley area residents in the country. a Alex and Tricia McLeod were trekking through the Nepal on their way to Mount Everest ...

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  20. The Week On The BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Daily Townsman

    Cranbrook RCMP responded to 186 calls to service over the week of Monday, April 20 to Sunday, April 26. Sgt. Jay Wessel gave the police report this week.

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