Barry Coulter

The communities of the Ktunaxa Nation and special guests gathered at St. Eugene Mission Resort on Sunday, June 24, 2018, for an event celebrating the Nation’s ownership of St. Eugene, and its transformation from a residential school into the deluxe resort it is today. Barry Coulter/The Cranbrook Townsman

Ktunaxa shares Creation Story, looks ahead, to mark Indigenous Peoples Day

K athryn Teneese, Ktunaxa Nation Chair, said she’s excited about what the…

The communities of the Ktunaxa Nation and special guests gathered at St. Eugene Mission Resort on Sunday, June 24, 2018, for an event celebrating the Nation’s ownership of St. Eugene, and its transformation from a residential school into the deluxe resort it is today. Barry Coulter/The Cranbrook Townsman
Nature Conservancy takes in more lands near Canal Flats

Nature Conservancy takes in more lands near Canal Flats

Badgers, bears and birds to benefit from bolstering bunchgrass conservation in Rocky Mountain Trench

Nature Conservancy takes in more lands near Canal Flats
The B.C. government is restricting camping and motorized recreation (including the use of off-road vehicles) throughout the entire Koocanusa Recreation Strategy area this spring and summer.

Camping, motorized recreation banned at Koocanusa

Restrictions in effect immediately for spring and summer

The B.C. government is restricting camping and motorized recreation (including the use of off-road vehicles) throughout the entire Koocanusa Recreation Strategy area this spring and summer.
Deer suffered in fatal Cranbrook cull trap, welfare group says

Deer suffered in fatal Cranbrook cull trap, welfare group says

Cranbrook Friends of Animals claims buck suffocated after “collapsing improperly assembled trap on himself”

Deer suffered in fatal Cranbrook cull trap, welfare group says
Cranbrook man calls for ban after dog caught in leg hold trap

Cranbrook man calls for ban after dog caught in leg hold trap

Black Lab loses teeth after biting at trap in pain and panic

Cranbrook man calls for ban after dog caught in leg hold trap
Dr. Curtis Mohamed, MD and Sjaane Beattie, RTNM Nuclear Medicine – Honorary Chairs of the SPECT Campaign

Health Foundation’s Starlite campaign underway

EKFH raising $1.2 million to bring a SPECT CT to the East Kootenay Region.

Dr. Curtis Mohamed, MD and Sjaane Beattie, RTNM Nuclear Medicine – Honorary Chairs of the SPECT Campaign
Trev Miller, candidate with the Animal Protection Party.

Kootenay-Columbia candidate cautious after getting threats

Trev Miller of the Animal Protection Party carries on campaigning under shadow of threats, abusive emails

Trev Miller, candidate with the Animal Protection Party.
UPDATE: Driver of motorhome remains in serious condition following collision in Hosmer

UPDATE: Driver of motorhome remains in serious condition following collision in Hosmer

Transport truck rear-ended stopped motorhome, which collided with the stopped school bus ahead of it

UPDATE: Driver of motorhome remains in serious condition following collision in Hosmer
Black Press Career Fair underway in Cranbrook at Days Inn

Black Press Career Fair underway in Cranbrook at Days Inn

Opportunities abound for employers and job seekers

Black Press Career Fair underway in Cranbrook at Days Inn
Sound of gunfire on the river prompts RCMP investigation

Sound of gunfire on the river prompts RCMP investigation

Gunshots near the Bull River led to investigation by RCMP, after two women on a raft called police

Sound of gunfire on the river prompts RCMP investigation
WestJet launching direct flights from Cranbrook to Vancouver

WestJet launching direct flights from Cranbrook to Vancouver

WestJet Link, will begin operating nonstop flights starting October 27

WestJet launching direct flights from Cranbrook to Vancouver
UPDATED: RCMP confirm one death in accident

UPDATED: RCMP confirm one death in accident

Two motorcycles ran into the back of a vehicle towing a boat trailer on highway near Cranbrook

UPDATED: RCMP confirm one death in accident
MP warns of scam after catching Facebook Messenger imposter account

MP warns of scam after catching Facebook Messenger imposter account

Wayne Stetski issues warning about an imposter messenger account that is using his profile photo

MP warns of scam after catching Facebook Messenger imposter account
School District 5 hires Silke Yardley as new Superintendent

School District 5 hires Silke Yardley as new Superintendent

School District 5 (SD5) Board of Education is pleased to announce the…

School District 5 hires Silke Yardley as new Superintendent
Jeffrey Edward Burns has been missing since Sunday evening

UPDATE: Missing Cranbrook man found

Cranbrook RCMP announced Thursday morning that Jeffrey Edward Burns has been located

Jeffrey Edward Burns has been missing since Sunday evening
The Kootenay Wildlife Heritage Fund is sponsoring a Big Game Management symposium which will take place at Cranbrook’s Key City Theatre.

Wildlife Symposium: ‘We can bring those numbers back’

Kootenay Wildlife Symposium will address plunging ungulate populations

The Kootenay Wildlife Heritage Fund is sponsoring a Big Game Management symposium which will take place at Cranbrook’s Key City Theatre.
Air Canada to end flights between Cranbrook and Calgary

Air Canada to end flights between Cranbrook and Calgary

Air Canada will be discontinuing regional flights between Cranbrook and Calgary effective April 29.

Air Canada to end flights between Cranbrook and Calgary
Col. Paul Ursich, Commander of 39 Canadian Brigade Group, and Cranbrook Mayor Lee Pratt cut the ribbon to officially open the new Cranbrook armoury for 44 Engineer Squadron at an open house and opening ceremony Saturday, Jan. 19. Barry Colter photo.

New military armoury opens in Cranbrook

Military presence in the Key City a part of the 44th Engineer Squadron

Col. Paul Ursich, Commander of 39 Canadian Brigade Group, and Cranbrook Mayor Lee Pratt cut the ribbon to officially open the new Cranbrook armoury for 44 Engineer Squadron at an open house and opening ceremony Saturday, Jan. 19. Barry Colter photo.
The BC SPCA’s East Kootenay Branch in Cranbrook is seeking your help with medical costs for an adorable nine-year-old Shih Tzu who came into SPCA care suffering from a number of medical issues.

SPCA seeks help for Shelby the dog

Cranbrook branch seeks help with costs for a Shih Tzu suffering from a number of medical issues.

The BC SPCA’s East Kootenay Branch in Cranbrook is seeking your help with medical costs for an adorable nine-year-old Shih Tzu who came into SPCA care suffering from a number of medical issues.
The BC SPCA’s East Kootenay Branch in Cranbrook is seeking your help with medical costs for an adorable nine-year-old Shih Tzu who came into SPCA care suffering from a number of medical issues.

SPCA seeks help for Shelby the dog

Cranbrook branch seeks help with costs for a Shih Tzu suffering from a number of medical issues.

The BC SPCA’s East Kootenay Branch in Cranbrook is seeking your help with medical costs for an adorable nine-year-old Shih Tzu who came into SPCA care suffering from a number of medical issues.