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News articles from September 2017

September 28, 2017

City Awarded CEA Honourable Mention For WFP Heat Recovery Project @ UBCM

Release and photo courtesy Community Energy Association. BC LOCAL GOVERNMENTS TAKE THE LEAD ON ENERGY ACTION The Minister of Environment and Climate Change Strategy presents - Read More »

September 28, 2017

NorthStar Rails to Trails Maintenance Work to Impact Trail Access Beginning October 2nd

Cranbrook, BC (September 28, 2017) – Improvements to the retaining walls along the NorthStar Rails to Trails is set to begin on Monday October 2nd, which will - Read More »

September 25, 2017

Sidewalks Being Installed @ Baker St & 11th Avenue South Intersection

Cranbrook, BC (September 25, 2017) – Construction work upgrading the intersection of Baker Street and 11th Avenue South is close to completion with preparation underway this week - Read More »

September 22, 2017

Campfire Ban Lifted

Campfire Ban Lifted In City of Cranbrook Effective Immediately, Fire Department Says Cranbrook, BC (September 22, 2017) – Campfires are now again being allowed within the municipal - Read More »

September 21, 2017

7th Avenue South & 2nd Street South Intersection Closed For Road Bed Work Monday

Cranbrook, BC (September 21, 2017) – Construction work on the gravel road structure of the intersection of 7th Avenue South and 2nd Street South, will close the - Read More »

September 20, 2017

Access to Rotary Park Washrooms to Be Reduced Following Increase in Vandalism

Cranbrook, BC (September 20, 2017) – An increase in vandalism to the new washroom facilities in Rotary Park means public access to the facility will be reduced - Read More »

September 18, 2017

Eight Candidates Announced For October 21 City By-Election

Cranbrook, BC (September 18, 2017) – The nomination period has closed for candidates to run in the City of Cranbrook by-election set for Saturday October 21, 2017.  In - Read More »

September 15, 2017

City Parks & Trails Reopen To Public Use Following Changes to Backcountry Restrictions Friday

Cranbrook, BC (September 15, 2017) – Public access is now open to all City of Cranbrook owned parks and trails following changes made by the Southeast Fire - Read More »

September 15, 2017

Regional Fire Information Recap - September 14, 2017

**Information provided by the BC Wildfire Service & RDEK It has been another busy day here in the Emergency Operations Centre.   Here is - Read More »

September 14, 2017

Space Available For Ten More Vendors @ Cranbrook Fall Festival

Cranbrook, BC (September 14, 2017) – The Cranbrook Fall Festival presently has openings for ten more vendors at the festival grounds on 10th Avenue.  All non-profit, - Read More »

September 14, 2017

Regional Fire Recap - September 13, 2017

**Information provided by the BC Wildfire Service and the RDEK - September 13, 2017 • Lamb Creek – This fire is now estimated at 2094 hectares and is 5% - Read More »

September 13, 2017

Fire Recap & Information On East Kootenay Fires - September 12, 2017

Here is the evening round up from the BC Wildfire Service & the RDEK on the fire front: • Lamb Creek – This fire estimated - Read More »

September 12, 2017

Regional Fire Recap - Monday September 11, 2017

** Provided courtesy of the RDEK and BC Wildfire Service (September 11, 2017) -- It was another hot, dry day today with gusty winds and that trend is - Read More »

September 11, 2017

Alley Access At Studio Stage Door To Be Blocked Sunday

Cranbrook, BC (September 11, 2017) -- Alley access between the Mount Baker hotel and the Studio Stage Door off of 11th Avenue South will be closed to - Read More »

September 9, 2017

Latest Regional Wildfire Update - September 8, 2017 @ 10:45pm

* Provided courtesy of the RDEK and the BC Wildfire Service - September 18, 2017 @ 10:45pm Here is the latest video installment with BC Wildfire Service Info Officer - Read More »

September 8, 2017

Aquatic Centre Open Saturday After Poor Air Quality Closes Facility Friday

Cranbrook, BC (September 9, 2017) –  The aquatic centre at Western Financial Place is open as usual Saturday, following its closure yesterday due to poor air - Read More »

September 7, 2017

Inaugural Cranbrook Fall Festival Set For September 23

Cranbrook, BC (September 7, 2017) -- With dozens of vendors, local entertainers, the first Cranbrook Fall Festival is set to launch on Saturday, Sept. 23, at Rotary Park - Read More »

September 7, 2017

Local Wildfire Information Update - September 6, 2017

** Provided courtesy of the RDEK & BC Wildfire Service (September 6, 2017 @ 10pm) Today we started what will become a regular routine: video updates with BCWS Info - Read More »

September 6, 2017

11th Avenue South Between 1st St S and Baker Street Closed Wednesday

Cranbrook, BC (September 6, 2017) – 11th Avenue South between 1st Street South and Baker Street, in front of the Studio Stage Door is closed today for - Read More »

September 6, 2017

Local Wildfire Information Update - September 5, 2017

BC Wildfire Information / Fire Updates: (September 5, 2017) *Provided courtesy of the RDEK and BC Wildfire Service The new BC Wildfire Information Officer is now in place - Read More »

September 5, 2017

2017 Kootenay Rockies Gran Fondo Postponed Due To Area Wildfire Situation

Cranbrook, BC (September 5, 2017) – Due to the current forest fire situation and projected weather forecast, wind and hot weather we regretfully announce that the 5th - Read More »

September 5, 2017

Community Registration Night Moved To Concourse of Western Financial Place Wednesday

Cranbrook, BC (September 5, 2017) -- Due to ongoing use of the Cranbrook Curling Club, as the emergency reception area for evacuees of the Lamb Creek fire - Read More »

September 4, 2017

Air Canada Flight To Calgary From CRIA Changed To 6:30pm Monday;

All Normal Regular Flight Schedules Expected To Resume Tuesday Cranbrook, BC (September 4, 2017 @ 2:30pm) –  All regular flights to and from Calgary and Vancouver through - Read More »

September 4, 2017

Morning Air Canada Flights To Calgary From Airport Cancelled Monday

Air Canada Bringing In Larger Aircraft To Get People To Calgary @ 4pm MT All Vancouver Flights With Pacific Coastal & Air Canada Still Scheduled Cranbrook, - Read More »

September 3, 2017

City Closes Public Access To Idlewild Lake, Elizabeth Lake To Minimize Risk Of Wildfire

Cranbrook, BC (September 3, 3017) – The City of Cranbrook has closed both Idlewild Park and Elizabeth Lake to all public access Sunday until further notice in - Read More »

September 3, 2017

Calgary Flights Sunday AM From Airport To Be Combined In One Noon Flight

Vancouver Flights Still Scheduled As Normal Cranbrook, BC (September 3, 2017) – All scheduled Air Canada flights from the Canadian Rockies International Airport Sunday morning (Sept 3rd) - Read More »

September 2, 2017

EVACUATION ORDER ISSUED - Moyie South

EVACUATION ORDER ISSUED - MOYIE SOUTH (posted: Sept. 2/17 1:40PM) The Regional District of East Kootenay has issued an evacuation ORDER for 223 properties on the south - Read More »

September 2, 2017

Calgary Flights Cancelled @ Canadian Rockies International Airport Sat. Afternoon

Cranbrook, BC (September 2, 2017 @ 3:37pm) – All flights ro and from Calgary into the Canadian Rockies International Airport Saturday (September 2) have been cancelled due to the - Read More »

September 1, 2017

EVACUATION ALERT ISSUED - St. Mary River / Fort Steele Area

EVACUATION ALERT - 20:00 September 1, 2017 An Evacuation Alert has been issued by the Regional District of East Kootenay due to wildfire and the potential danger to - Read More »

September 1, 2017

EVACUATION ORDER ISSUED - Moyie/Munroe Lake Areas

EVACUATION ORDER: September 1, 2017 at 18:00 hours Pursuant to the Emergency Program Act (RS, 1996, Chap 111), an Evacuation Order has been issued by the Regional District of East - Read More »

September 1, 2017

All Flights @ Canadian Rockies International Airport Cancelled Friday Due To Nearby Fire

Cranbrook, BC (September 1, 2017) – Due to a wildfire burning near the Canadian Rockies International Airport Friday afternoon, all scheduled flights to and from the airport - Read More »

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