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  1. Kootenay Zinc Corp. Announces Drilling Update on Sully ProjectRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Kootenay Zinc Corp. announces that its drilling contractor, FB Drilling of Cranbrook, B.C. has mobilized to the Sully Property and will re-commence the planned drilling program shortly. Drill hole SY17-11 will continue to focus on the E1 Zone of the Project's EAST Anomaly Area.

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  2. Know it All - Kimberley/Cranbrook entertainment listingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... restrictions, or call 250-908-6423. Pre payment is required for this event. Mostly Mozart! with Arne Sahlen at Cranbrook United Church Sat February 25 at 3 pm; at Kimberley United the same evening, 7 pm and Sun Feb 26, 3 pm. By donation. Brilliant ...

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  3. Pedestrian killed after being struck by truck on Gold Creek RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    RCMP are reporting a man was killed after being struck by a pick-up on Gold Creek Road early Sunday. A press release from the Cranbrook RCMP said that Cranbrook Emergency Services were called to a motor vehicle accident in the Gold Creek area at approximately 2:50 am Sunday morning.

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  4. Prosecutors appeal acquittal of Canadian man in FLDS-related caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... made a court appearance today, both charged with polygamy. This is James Oler after appearance. Jan. 21, 2009. Cranbrook, B.C. a A special prosecutor will ask British Columbia's Court of Appeal to overturn the acquittal of a former leader of a ...

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  5. Tom Cochrane's highway still rolling through this mad, mad worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | Nanaimo News Bulletin

    ... and the unbridled joy he first felt at 15 playing music in the garage with his buddies. Tom Cochrane plays Trail, Cranbrook, Nanaimo, Victoria, Kelowna, Kamloops, Prince George and Abbotsford later this month and early next as part of his Canadian ...

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  6. Cranbrook risks losing Kootenay Ice WHL team due to poor attendanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | CBC News

    Despite having one of the best records in junior hockey, the Kootenay Ice WHL team is up for sale and could be leaving its Cranbrook, B.C. home due to low ticket sales and empty seats. Jeff Chynoweth, the Ice's owner and general manager, said the team has been losing money and fans for years.

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  7. Province appeals not-guilty verdict in child-bride caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Prince George Citizen

    Gail Blackmore, right, and James Oler arrive at the courthouse in Cranbrook, B.C., on Feb. 3, 2017. A special prosecutor will ask British Columbia's Court of Appeal to overturn the acquittal of a former leader of a polygamous community who was found not guilty of taking a girl across the border for sexual purposes.

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  8. McCarville rink in search of HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... about how we have played so far this year." McCarville lost the final of the Grand Slam Tier 2 Challenge in Cranbrook, B.C., and then went from being a sponsors invite to make the semifinals at the Boost National Grand Slam in Sault Ste. Marie. ...

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  9. Wildlife Management Roundtable Slated for Cranbrook in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A coalition of First Nation, hunting, environmental and outdoor based groups have collaborated to sponsor a Wildlife Management Roundtable to be held March 11 at the Heritage Inn in Cranbrook from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. A coalition of First Nation, hunting, environmental and outdoor based groups have collaborated to sponsor a Wildlife Management Roundtable to be held March 11 at the Heritage Inn in Cranbrook from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. All groups involved are putting any differences aside in pursuit of a common goal to have wildlife management made a priority in the province and improve wildlife populations.

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  10. Future of Bountiful, B.C. polygamous sect unclear after criminal convictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Globe and Mail

    Brandon Blackmore, right, yells at a cameraman as he leaves the courthouse in Cranbrook, B.C., Friday, Feb. 3, 2017. A B.C. Supreme Court judge delivered his ruling in the case of three people who are accused of removing girls from Canada so they could be placed in plural marriages.

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  11. WHL Roundup: Adam Brooks has three points as Pats edge Rebels in OTRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 11 | Penticton Herald

    ... goal in the eighth round of the shootout to lift the Hitmen past Swift Current and snap a three-game skid. CRANBROOK, B.C. - Cole Fonstad had the shootout winner as Prince Albert edged the Ice to snap its three-game losing streak. Colton Kroeker ...

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  12. Vancouver Island park refreshes creativity for Vancouver singer-songwriterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | CBC News

    ... park's many trails with her family and she continues to visit it several times a year as an adult. "Growing up in Cranbrook, it was sort of our destination when we'd visit our grandparents and go hiking," she said. "There's something about it that's ...

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  13. Kimberley's population grows by 11.8% to 7,425Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... growth. Fernie grew by 18 per cent, Invermere by 14.8 per cent. Non-resort communities recorded slower growth. Cranbrook's population was up by 3.8 per cent to 20,047, Sparwood grew by 3.2 per cent. The census also provided dwelling counts in two ...

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  14. Why two Canadian polygamists were guilty of taking their teen daughter to marry, but not a thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Salt Lake Tribune

    James Oler, center, arrives at the courthouse in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Friday, Feb. 3, 2017. Two people linked to the polygamous community of Bountiful, B.C., could have foreseen that their actions would lead to a girl having sex with the church's prophet well before her 14th birthday, a B.C. Supreme Court judge said as he convicted the estranged husband and wife Brandon Blackmore and Gail Blackmore Friday.

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  15. Highway 3 reopens after 'epic' snowstorm wallops southwestern AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | CBC News

    ... stranded were players from the Western Hockey League's Medicine Hat Tigers. The team spent Sunday night in Cranbrook, B.C., according to a tweet by play-by-play announcer Bob Ridley. Environment Canada meteorologist Kirk Torneby said 40 centimetres ...

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  16. Daphne Bramham: Convictions pave the way for more charges in polygamous community of BountifulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Canada.com

    Brandon Blackmore, right, yells at a cameraman as he leaves the courthouse in Cranbrook, B.C., Friday, Feb. 3, 2017. A B.C. Supreme Court judge delivered his ruling in the case of three people who are accused of removing girls from Canada so they could be placed in plural marriages.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh ORG XMIT: JMC114 It is significant that after more than 60 years of rumours, members of the polygamous community in Bountiful, B.C. have finally been held to account for sexually abusing children.

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  17. Over a metre of snow fell in parts of southern Alberta this weekend: Environment CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | GlobalNews

    ... were good. A number of snowfall records were broken around southern B.C. over the weekend, including in Vancouver, Cranbrook, and Sparwood. There were a number of flight delays at YYC Calgary International Airport, as crews were forced to prepare ...

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  18. RDEK issues weather advisoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | The Free Press

    ... have been issued today for Highway 95A from Kimberley to the Wasa Junction and Highway 3 from Goatfell to Cranbrook due to limited visibility, blowing and heavy snow. "Travellers trying to travel east to Alberta are urged to use the Highway 93 route ...

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  19. Canadian parents convicted of taking daughter to marry Warren Jeffs receive mix of sympathy and scornRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Supporters of Brandon Blackmore, Gail Blackmore and James Oler arrive at the courthouse in Cranbrook, British Columbia, Friday, Feb. 3, 2017. Two people linked to the polygamous community of Bountiful, B.C., could have foreseen that their actions would lead to a girl having sex with the church's prophet well before her 14th birthday, a B.C. Supreme Court judge said as he convicted estranged husband and wife Brandon Blackmore and Gail Blackmore Friday.

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  20. Two of three people found guilty in B.C. child bride caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Campbell River Mirror

    Two of three members charged with taking their underage children across the U.S. border to be married were found guilty in Cranbrook Supreme Court on Friday. Brandon James Blackmore and Emily Ruth Gail Blackmore were found guilty as charged by Justice Paul Pearlman, while James Oler was acquitted. 1 comment