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  1. Murray's Office Plus sold, remains locally ownedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... from Creston to Elkford to Invermere and the Canadian Border, while Murray's Office Plus has been more local with Cranbrook and Kimberley. As for now, Wik and his staff are busy learning as much as they can from Murray to keep the business running ...

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  2. Hefty haulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Townsman

    The Kimberley/Cranbrook Special Olympics team is back from the 2015 Special Olympics B.C. Winter Games in Kamloops and they've brought a treasure chest full of hardware. In total, the group laid claim to 17 medals -- all in skiing -- including 13 gold, two silver and two bronze.

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  3. Local rider aiming for ParalympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Townsman

    After two years of intensive training, the Cranbrook equestrian rider is aiming for a spot on Team Canada for the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She has been successful at various competitions over the last 24 months, scoring either first or second in every competition she's placed, which has landed her in the top-10 list of eligible riders for the Canadian Para-equestrian Team.

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  4. A re-vamped Relay for Life is ready to go in the late springRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... certainly taken that to heart. The Canadian Cancer Society's signature fundraiser is celebrating its 16th year in Cranbrook this spring, and preparations to ensure that this is the best Relay yet are well underway. "We are excited to be bringing a ...

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  5. Life in the urban-wildlife interfaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Daily Townsman

    When it comes to the problem of urban deer, some communities, including Cranbrook, have turned to culls as a solution, if not a temporary one. And if you don't believe they're a problem, go to Youtube and search for a Cranbrook incident where a deer beat the crap out of someone's dog.

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  6. Omineca Closes $270,000 FinancingRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | PR-inside.com

    FSCwire / Press Release The following press release was disseminated by FSCwire for Omineca Mining and Metals Ltd. --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- Cranbrook, British Columbia - Omineca Mining and Metals Ltd. .

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  7. Superstitions, knee injury derails Kulda's final junior seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Edmonton Journal

    ... chemistry there." The new power line was held off the scoresheet during Friday's 4-1 loss to the Kootenay Ice at Cranbrook, B.C. Luke Bertolucci scored the Oil Kings' only goal in the first period. "Coming back off the injury, it's like you've had ...

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  8. Things to See and DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Kootenay Advertiser

    Special Gospel Services: Each Sunday from January 11 to February 22, 3-4pm at the Girl Guides of Canada Hall, 1421-2nd St. Cranbrook. Phone contact 250-426-4791.

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  9. Record numbers for local Special Olympics teamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Daily Townsman

    Kimberley/Cranbrook Special Olympics ski team is, back row : Steven Norton , Kendall Salanski, Neil Rye, Jonathan Robins, Erin Thom, Joanne Thom ; front row : Jesse Jensen and Roxana Podrasky. Kimberley/Cranbrook Special Olympics is sending a record 11 athletes and four coaches to participate in the Special Olympics B.C. Winter Games in Kamloops, Feb. 19 to 22. Joining the skiers will be five curlers along with their coaches.

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  10. B.C. Mines Minister faces scrutiny over ties to guide-outfitting operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Globe and Mail

    ... was recently sold and, a few weeks ago, Height of the Rockies Adventure changed its name to a numbered company. (Cranbrook dentist Chris Callen, who is listed as proprietor of Height of the Rockies Adventure, did not return calls.) Mr. Bennett ...

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  11. MP David Wilks ask for $5 billion for Trans-Canada twinningRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Revelstoke Times Review

    ... That includes $30 million for a waste water treatment plant in Kimberley, $13 million for road upgrades in Cranbrook, $8 million for a water main in Creston, and many other infrastructure projects in communities throughout the riding. "I will do my ...

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  12. Cranbrook's Beachcomber Hot Tubs garners Store of the Year awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... as part of Beachcombers' mandate for industry excellence. This year, independent retailer Beachcomber Hot Tubs of Cranbrook has the distinction of being awarded the 2014 Beachcomber Hot Tubs of the Year Award. The award is given to the store that ...

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  13. Union, CP Rail enter binding arbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | The Daily Townsman

    After announcing strike action against Canadian Pacific Railway on Sunday, the Teamsters entered into binding arbitration with the crown corporation on Monday afternoon. Members of the Teamsters Division 563 were gathered at a railway crossing at Van Horne St. S and King St. in Cranbrook on Monday morning before the two sides entered into arbitration.

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  14. Things to See and DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 16 | Kootenay Advertiser

    Special Gospel Services: Each Sunday from January 11 to February 22, 3-4pm at the Girl Guides of Canada Hall, 1421-2nd St. Cranbrook. Phone contact 250-426-4791.

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  15. WHL Roundup: Cave scores hat trick, Bow records shutout as Broncos blank PatsRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | Times-Herald

    ... Presten Kopeck replied on the power play in the third for Red Deer (28-18-8), which dropped its third straight. CRANBROOK, B.C. - Brayden Point and Tanner Eberle both had a pair of goals as Moose Jaw topped the Ice. Axel Blomqvist opened the scoring ...

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  16. Council paves plan for roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | The Daily Townsman

    ... roads identified includes: half a kilometre of Kootenay Street (21st Avenue to Kootenay Place); 180 metres of Cranbrook Street (Highway 3 to 2nd Street North); 230 metres of 2nd Street South (Victoria Avenue to 24st Street); and 420 metres of 2nd ...

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  17. Alpine skier enters Canada Games Hall of HonourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Prince George Citizen

    Joy Ward-Fera of Tsawwassen was a guest of honour Thursday at the Treasure Cove Casino, where she was among four athletes inducted into the Canada Games Hall of Honour. Ward-Fera, a native of Cranbrook, brought the gold medal she won in alpine skiing as part of Team B.C. at the 1971 Canada Winter Games in Saskatoon.

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  18. 2015 The Sound Principle Singing ValentinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Daily Townsman

    ... Michael Jones, Bass, from Kimberley. It is time for Singing Valentines once again. This is a a tradition here in Cranbrook and Kimberley started by Baker Street 14 years ago. If you live in Cranbrook or Kimberley on Feb. 13 or in Cranbrook on ...

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  19. Forum will highlight building code changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Daily Townsman

    Tonight, building officials from the City of Cranbrook and the Regional District of East Kootenay will be providing information on the new BC Building Code regulations at a forum. Tracy McGuire, City of Cranbrook Building Inspector, said the forum is aimed at providing information to contractors within the East Kootenays.

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  20. WHL Roundup: Tyler Soy scores a ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... three before Craig Leverton found the back of the net late in the third. It was the Raiders' fourth-straight loss. CRANBROOK, B.C. - Tim McGauley scored his 34th of the season as Brandon netted three straight and beat the Ice. Nolan Patrick and ...

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