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Cranbrook Newswire

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  1. Local amateurs complete opening round at BCGA Junior Boys' ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Townsman

    ... Justin Sawley (T-69, 12-over) along with Nathan Nichol (73rd, 16-over) and Jonace Johnson (76th, 33-over), both of Cranbrook, all have work to do heading into second-round action. Other competitors from the Kootenays include: Braden McKay of ...

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  2. Amphibious invasion: Bullfrogs threaten native Northwest species - Tue, 07 Jul 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... extinct. Last year, biologists released 2,000 of the tadpoles from the breeding program into the marshes near Cranbrook, B.C. The B.C. wildlife managers haven't documented bullfrogs in their region, and they're eager to keep the predatory frogs from ...

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  3. Cheney Storm FC U14 have successful road tripRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | Cheney Free Press

    The Cheney Storm FC girls soccer team poses after capturing the U14 Division gold medal at the Sam Steele Youth Soccer Tournament in Cranbrook, British Columbia, June 22. The Cheney Storm FC U14 Premier League girls soccer team hit the road for a 10-day trip that included tournaments in Seattle and Cranbrook, British Columbia together with a little soccer development sightseeing. The Storm went 6-0-2 in games, beginning with the Starfire Sports 2015 Spring Classic in Seattle.

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  4. Province-wide wildfires blanket B.C. communities in smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | CBC News

    ... about 150 people In Kragmont has been issued for the 200-hectare Baynes Lake wildfire near Highway 93 southeast of Cranbrook. An evacuation order in effect for the Huckleberry fire burning in Joe rich east of Kelowna has now been lifted for all but ...

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  5. B.C. wildfires rage across province blanketing it in smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | CBC News

    ... been issued for a 200 hectare fire East of Lake Koocanusa, 1.5km east of Baynes Lake and Highwway 93 southeast of Cranbrook, B.C. A smaller 50 hectare fire is burning north of Highway 95 between Harrogate and Brisco. An evacuation order in effect ...

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  6. City council declares 'promise kept' at completed paving projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Kootenay Advertiser

    City of Cranbrook Mayor Lee Pratt and City staff stopped by to inspect the new pavement installed on Kootenay Street North on Friday as the City's 2015 repaving program continues. The paving of Kootenay Street North, Cranbrook Street, 2A Street/26th Avenue and the Airport Access Road is now complete.

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  7. Global Warming Is Heating Up [Greg Laden's Blog]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | ScienceBlogs

    ... Capital Climate group recently tweeted this list of records: The extreme heat has even surged north into Canada. Cranbrook, in far southeast British Columbia at an elevation of about 3,000 feet, set a new all-time record high of 98 degrees (36.8 ...

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  8. Heat dome parked over West shatters temperature records, sparks firesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Mashable

    ... stop at the Canadian border, though, as record-breaking heat has also taken hold in British Columbia and Alberta. Cranbrook, British Columbia, set an all-time high temperature record of 98 degrees Fahrenheit, or 36.8 degrees Celsius, on Sunday, ...

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  9. Eagle Plains Commences 2015 Exploration in Seabee Gold Mine Area, SaskatchewanRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PR-inside.com

    FSCwire / Press Release The following press release was disseminated by FSCwire for Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- --- Cranbrook, British Columbia - Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. . has issued a press release with the following headline: Eagle Plains Commences 2015 Exploration in Seabee Gold Mine Area, Saskatchewan To view this press release on the FSCwire website, please either click on the link below, or copy and paste the link into your browser: ..

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  10. Region to experience major heat waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Daily Townsman

    ... and people with emotional or mental health concerns whose judgment may be impaired. In addition, the City of Cranbrook Bylaw Services has been inundated with phone calls of dogs being left in hot vehicles. With the temperatures forecast to be in the ...

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  11. Hitmen announce 2015 WHL scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Examiner.com

    According to the Calgary Hitmen on Wednesday, the franchise released its 2015-16 Western Hockey League regular season schedule. The season will begin on Friday, September 25 in Cranbrook, British Columbia against the Kootenay Ice and finish Sunday, March 20 at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta where the Hitmen will host the Ice.

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  12. It happened this week in Cranbrook: Week of June 21 - 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Townsman

    ... be a lesson to parents. Boys should receive careful attention and not be allowed to roam at will. Too many in Cranbrook are going to the devil because they know nothing of home discipline or home teaching. Save the boys and the men will be all ...

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  13. SPCA gets grant for spay and neuter programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Townsman

    The East Kootenay branch of the B.C. SPCA is getting some help to address a cat overpopulation in Cranbrook thanks to an $84,000 grant from PetSmart Charities. The grant will go toward spaying and neutering 950 cats in Cranbrook and surrounding areas this year, both owned cats as well as free-roaming felines in four colonies.

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  14. Motion means potential paving for PinecrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Daily Townsman

    A resolution that would make the resurfacing of 27A and 29th Avenue South in the Pinecrest area of Cranbrook a possibility in 2016 caused quite a bit of discussion at Monday night's council meeting. Coun.

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  15. Road work underway in Industrial ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | The Daily Townsman

    There will be interruptions to traffic in Cranbrook over the next few days as there will be some roadwork and rail removal in the industrial park area of the city. Starting on Wednesday, CP Rail will be removing a section of track that will close traffic all day on McPhee Road from Theatre Road to Industrial Road F. On Thursday, paving work will also be taking place on Industrial Road 2 from Industrial Road F to Industrial Road 3 that will close the section until the weekend.

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  16. Cruise Idaho coming to Cranbrook WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Daily Townsman

    Every year, a gathering of classic, special interest vehicles get together in Payette, Idaho, and head off on a tour - which is different every year. In 2011, 80 registered vehicles came through Cranbrook as part of this tour, and this year, 110 vehicles are making the journey from various parts of the U.S. And Canada.

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  17. Photo contest unveils nature's wondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... went to Marlene Chabot of Invermere (Landscape), Lyle Grisedale of Kimberley (Wonder), Jessica Platz of Kimberley/Cranbrook (People in Nature), and Tom Weager of Kimberley/Nelson (Wildlife). Grisedale also took the social media prize of two weekend ...

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  18. CP train left without hand brakes above Revelstoke, B.C.: warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | CBC News

    ... Division, Canadian Pacific Railway," states the search warrant. When contacted by CBC News at CP's office in Cranbrook, B.C., Jackson said it would be premature to comment before the investigation is complete. "I can tell you at the time, based on ...

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  19. CP train left without hand brakes above B.C. town: warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | CBC News

    ... Division, Canadian Pacific Railway," states the search warrant. When contacted by CBC News at CP's office in Cranbrook, B.C., Jackson said it would be premature to comment before the investigation is complete. "I can tell you at the time, based on ...

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  20. Seedlings commemorate UNBC supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Prince George Citizen

    ... who paid $5 to become members of the Interior University Society - a show of support that led to the campus on Cranbrook Hill. They'll find 11,000 of them planted along the south side of the highway and, if they venture to the John Prince Research ...

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