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  1. Champ returns to defend shearing titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Western Producer

    ... the animal permitted. Judges also rate how competitors handle the sheep. In the intermediate class, Tony Hodge of Cranbrook, B.C., was champion and reserve was Don Beasley of Youngstown, Alta. Futures data supplied by AgriCharts. Data comes from ICE ...

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  2. Former Ice defenceman Tanner Faith commits to ThunderbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... span of three injury-shortened campaigns (2012-13 to 2014-15). The 6-foot-4, 218-pound blueliner was dealt from Cranbrook ahead of his final year in the WHL. With the Ice facing a 20-year-old crunch, the former selection of the NHL's Minnesota Wild ...

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  3. Biologists monitoring mule deerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Due to a significant decline in mule deer populations, provincial biologists are keeping an eye on mortality and migration patterns through an ongoing mule deer monitoring project in the Kootenay region. The project includes a pilot translocation study that moved 20 deer out of four East Kootenay communities, including Cranbrook, into more remote wintering ranges.

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  4. Account Manager Trainee, Cranbrook, BCRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Employment News

    This unique position calls on your client-focused sales expertise and natural problem-solving skills to maximize each client interaction. Specifically, you help clients with their everyday banking, credit, and investment needs.

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  5. Champ returns to defend shearing title at StampedeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Western Producer

    ... the animal permitted. Judges also rate how competitors handle the sheep. In the intermediate class Tony Hodge of Cranbrook, B.C. was champion and reserve was Don Beasley of Youngstown, Alta. Futures data supplied by AgriCharts. Data comes from ICE ...

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  6. Couple met at pulp millRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Prince George Citizen

    ... who would one day become his wife and the mother of his children. Carol (Larsen) Waldie was born and raised in Cranbrook in the East Kootenays while Les was raised on the other side in the West Kootenays: fate brought them face to face in 1966 at a ...

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  7. Account Manager Trainee, Cranbrook, BCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Employment News

    This unique position calls on your client-focused sales expertise and natural problem-solving skills to maximize each client interaction. Specifically, you help clients with their everyday banking, credit, and investment needs.

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  8. Cranbrook native Ryan Chynoweth commits to PronghornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Over the course of five years, Cranbrook product Ryan Chynoweth saw a whole lot of western Canada and the Pacific Northwest as he played out his junior hockey days. Now, after graduating from the junior ranks, the 21-year-old is looking forward to the next chapter as he joins the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns and faces the challenge of Canada West hockey and life as a Canadian Interuniversity Sport student athlete.

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  9. Psychiatrist shortage prompts online mental health services for Cranbrook youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 6 | CBC News

    The province extends its Tele-mental Health program to bring online psychiatric care to youth in Cranbrook. Children and teens in need of mental health services in Cranbrook will now get access to psychiatrists via the web.

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  10. City gets greening fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Kootenay Advertiser

    BC Hydro has provided $4,000 to plant 34 trees in Cranbrook in Rotary Park, the Mount Baker RV Park, along Baker Street and on 10th Avenue by the Post Office. The City of Cranbrook provided $6,000 toward the initiative, along with staff time and equipment to plant and maintain the trees.

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  11. Trail Little League All Stars prepare for provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... 23-30. The team began its two daily workouts on Thursday and has already played a dozen games against teams in Cranbrook and the United States going an impressive 10-2 including a third-place finish at the very competitive Kalispell, Mont. ...

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  12. Chernove named to Paralympic cycling teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Besette) while Molnar won bronze in the time trial. National team rookie and world champion Tristen Chernove of Cranbrook, B.C. has taken the para-cycling world by storm this year with double gold at the world track championships in March and two ...

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  13. North American bat monitoring program has started in BCRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Kootenay Advertiser

    ... over a 5 year period including regions of the Columbia Basin near Castlegar, New Denver, Meadow Creek, Creston, Cranbrook and Revelstoke. "Our bats are critical for our ecosystem" continues Lausen. "They consume enormous numbers of nocturnal flying ...

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  14. Shypitka running for BC Liberal nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    A Cranbrook city councillor is eyeing the jump to provincial politics, as Tom Shypitka has announced his intent to run for the B.C. Liberal nomination in the Kootenay East riding. Shypitka, who was elected into municipal office in 2014, has deep ties to the region and is eager for the opportunity to make the leap from civic to provincial politics.

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  15. 'Mountain Girl' a tantalizing thriller from Fernie's CainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Cranbrook native Shelby Cain will be reading from her debut novel with Oolichan Books at Lotus Books in Cranbrook on the evening of Friday, July 8, at 7 pm. "Mountain Girl" captivates readers until its final pages.

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  16. Making plans: Kootenay Ice announce 2016-17 scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... East Kootenay by visiting the Scotiabank Saddledome, taking on the Calgary Hitmen on Sept. 23, before returning to Cranbrook for the team's home-opener, also against the rival Hitmen, on Saturday, Sept. 24. This includes 34 games against Central ...

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  17. Government of B.C. invests in Cranbrook trades trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Journal of Commerce

    The province has invested nearly $1.76 million in skills training programs for high-priority trades at the College of the Rockies in Cranbrook, B.C. The investment, through the Industry Training Authority , will fund 600 trades training seats through to March 31, 2017, in electrician, heavy duty equipment mechanic, industrial electrician, millwright, steamfitter/pipefitter and welder, as well as other trades unrelated to construction.

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  18. Dynamiters boost local crew with signing of Clarricoates, SterzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... up as affiliates this past season. Clarricoates is a 17-year-old forward (5-foot-11, 175 pounds) hailing from Cranbrook. He suited up in three regular season games during the 2015-16 season, tallying one goal. Sterzer is set to turn 16 this August ...

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  19. The Year of Putting Up Walls, or Taking Them DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... as of press time, the results of the "Brexit" referendum were still pending, B.C. Premier Christy Clark - in Cranbrook for a cabinet retreat - voiced her thoughts on Brexit and other matters ongoing in this tumultuous year of 2016. "I'm a believer ...

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  20. Bill Bennett announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Free Press

    The end of a political era in British Columbia and the East Kootenay was announced Tuesday, June 21, with MLA Bill Bennett telling an audience of almost 300 he would not be running in the next provincial election. Bennett, along with the B.C. government ministers and Premier Christy Clark, are in Cranbrook for a cabinet retreat this week.

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