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September 22nd

E-Know shared a link

Selkirk grad completes Canadian book tour

Newly published poet Stephanie Warner (Selkirk Secondary School class of 2005) has just completed a mini Canadian book tour that included stops in Calgary, Banff,...

September 20th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Raspberry Pistachio Roulade

I’ve been a super fan of The Great British Bake off for a few years now, having been immersed in all it’s glory after moving to the UK in 2014. But it wasn’t until this week that I realized…I may...

September 19th

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

City buys former Tembec lands; opens doors to attracting industrial development, business

This purchase adds approximately 100 acres of properly zoned land supply to the City

September 17th

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

A Viking lullaby

Michelle Forbes, a Kimberley, B.C., business owner, event organizer and now author, has written a children’s book called Viking Lullaby

September 14th

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

Career BUZZ: ‘Best of’ Top Jobs in the Kootenays - September 14 issue

Kootenay Business is pleased to present a snapshot of the top jobs available in the region.

September 13th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Cranberry Orange Chelsea Buns

This week on Great British Bake Off was bread week, definitely one of my favourite themes of the show as let’s face it…who doesn’t love bread? I had a sneaky feeling that this week they’d be making Chelsea Buns and...

September 12th

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

Cranbrook Chamber announces new Executive Director

The Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce is working to be a valued and respected champion of business and a positive contributor to the Cranbrook community.

September 11th

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

2018 top companies profiled

These are three businesses that made our top 50 list in 2018.

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

Waste Not, Want Not at zero waste fullfill market in Kimberley

The Fullfill Market in Kimberley was inspired by the zero waste movement

September 6th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Lemon Traybake

  Week two of The Great British Bake Off has dropped and it’s the infamous cake week. The technical challenge saw the bakers having to make Gateau Vert which is a spongecake with rather shocking green frosting coloured by spinach. I...

August 30th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Wagon Wheels

It’s no secret at all that I’m a fully fledged Great British Bake Off fanatic. Before moving to the UK in the 2014 I’d never heard of the show and I admit that it wasn’t until the following year that...

August 23rd

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Fraisier Cake

If you’re anything like me you know that the winding down of August means two things, the close arrival of all things pumpkin and the new season of The Great British Bake Off! In anticipation of the new season starting...

August 16th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Chocolate Tart

  Chocolate Tart A few weeks ago I was browsing through a copy of the cookbook “Oh She Glows Everyday” and came across a recipe for a chocolate peanut butter tart. I don’t even like chocolate but I had to admit...

August 2nd

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Soft Pretzels

As much as I enjoy cakes and pies and donuts, I would actually say that I prefer salty snacks to sweet ones. I’d gladly give up chocolate or candy for Popcorn with butter and salt and one of my favourite...

July 26th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Blueberry Pie

Is there anything better than picking fresh berries by the bucket and then turning them into delicious baked goods? It always reminds me of summer as a kid. Last week while in Vermont I went blueberry picking with friends and...

July 19th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Black Currant Striped Cake

  One of my favourite summer time hobbies is venturing down to the local farmer’s market and filling a basket with local goodies. I always try to bring home one new thing each week, just to experiment and see how I...

July 10th

/r/kootenays shared a link

Gold panning

Hello this is a hobby I just broke into but am really loving. Are there any other panners out here that want to go together? Or know of a claim I could pan on in exchange for a percentage? Or...

July 5th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Rhubarb Berry Tart

One of the best things about the arrival of summer is the arrival of tasty summer berries and rhubarb! This week I wanted to challenge myself by heading to the local farmer’s market and baking something based on what I...

April 28th

CBC Offbeat shared a link

Hundreds of 'perfectly good boots' trashed at Yellowknife dump, people snatch them up

Where are they from? Why are they there? Crates full of steel-toe boots showed up at the Yellowknife dump last week. Now they're almost gone.

April 3rd

CBC Offbeat shared a link

Mint's newest coin showcases famous Falcon Lake UFO encounter in Manitoba

The Royal Canadian Mint's newest offering features Manitoba's most famous UFO encounter, which happened in 1967 when Stefan Michalak went looking for precious metals near Falcon Lake.

March 8th

CBC Offbeat shared a link

Italian photographers showcase 'top model' chickens in new coffee table book

Matteo Tranchellini and Moreno Monti created a coffee table book called CHICken to showcase the natural beauty of the ubiquitous birds.

June 24th

Nathan Siemens shared a story

Capturing our City with Joel Robison

When Joel Robison knew that he was coming home for a visit he reached out to CranbrookCity.com to help organize a photographic walk through town, as a way of connecting with some familiar faces and get to know some new...

March 24th

Lee Tengum shared a story

Smash Mouth Survival Kit

Everything you need to know about Smash Mouth’s Ultimate Beach Party. Sam Steele is gonna be an Allstar weekend. From the ‘what to wears’ to the inside scoop on the band’s big surprise. With the recent announcement of their Ultimate...

June 23rd

Chelsea McCormack shared a story

Remedy For a Modern Stressful Life

 Mother nature has always been my favourite healer. No matter what I have been up against in my life it has been spending time outside that has helped me work through any challenge. With all the healthy living advice and...

May 23rd

Lee Tengum shared a story

The Layers of My Cranbrook Connection

The Kootenays have a magnetic draw, equal parts soothing and strong. Those of us who live in this area know that we have so much to appreciate and yet we tend to be pretty humble in our East Kootenay pride....

May 11th

Kyla Cornish shared a story

Not A Cranbrook Lowlife //004

Pam Berry

We at CranbrookCity.com know that this community is only as great as the people that live here.  We feel it is important to recognize those that are doing their part to make Cranbrook what it is. Today, we recognize Pam...

Kyla Cornish shared a story

Not A Cranbrook Lowlife //003

Dani Williams

We at CranbrookCity.com know that this community is only as great as the people that live here.  We feel it is important to recognize those that are doing their part to make Cranbrook what it is. Today we recognize Dani...

February 29th

Nathan Siemens shared a story

Not A Cranbrook Lowlife //002

Timothy Matwey

We at CranbrookCity.com know that this community is only as great as the people that live here. We feel it is important to recognize those that are doing their part to make Cranbrook what it is.   Today we recognize Timothy...

February 25th

Zach Silver shared a story

Questions for a Councillor //003

Danielle Cardozo

We at CranbrookCity.com were wondering 'what makes those city hall types tick,' so we are just going to ask them. We wanted to get a really quick insight in to the whats and whys, without getting too political or topic...

February 18th

Nathan Siemens shared a story

Not A Cranbrook Lowlife //001

Rhiannon Chippett

We at CranbrookCity.com know that this community is only as great as the people that live here. We feel it is important to recognize those that are doing their part to make Cranbrook what it is.   Today we recognize Rhiannon...

February 17th

Nathan Siemens shared a story

Questions for a Councillor //002

Norma Blissett

We at CranbrookCity.com were wondering 'what makes those city hall types tick,' so we are just going to ask them. We wanted to get a really quick insight in to the whats and whys, without getting too political or topic...

February 16th

Nathan Siemens shared a story

Questions for a Councillor //001

Wesly Graham

We at CranbrookCity.com were wondering 'what makes those city hall types tick,' so we are just going to ask them. We wanted to get a really quick insight in to the whats and whys, without getting too political or topic...

January 29th

Logan Shellborn shared a story

Up All Night

Nightmares, parties, studying, thoughts, electronics, travel: all things that keep you up at night. Mount Baker students listed about 30 different reasons why we might stay up all night in preparation for our art exhibition. Then we got to work...

January 23rd

Joel Robison shared a story

My Hometown - Joel Robison

I've been keeping a watchful eye on this Lonely Planet business over the last few weeks.  I watched at first the quick uprising of “how dare they!?” after Cranbrook was labelled as a depressing work a day town, that shock...

December 18th

Lee Tengum shared a story

Making Christmas Rad for little Cranbrookians!

So last Thursday we had this idea to thumb our nose at The Lonely Planet, own our problems and find a way to address them. On Thursday Nathan designed these mugs and fired them off to Jason De rijk of...