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October 22nd

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What’s behind the string of earthquakes off Vancouver Island?

Geophysicist and disaster researcher Mika McKinnon talks about the latest series of quakes to strike B.C. and what could have caused them.

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New faces will be at the RDEK board table

New mayors, elctoral area directors will be represented in the RDEK for the next four years The post New faces will be at the RDEK board table appeared first on Cranbrook Daily Townsman.

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Priorities for an age-friendly Cranbrook

Cranbrook Age Friendly Advisory Committee survey identifies key concerns The post Priorities for an age-friendly Cranbrook appeared first on Cranbrook Daily Townsman.

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Airbnb guest was charged $200 — it was reversed, then he was charged 4 times more

That, too, was reversed. But the guest said he'll never use Airbnb again.

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

Rossland’s newest ski-in, ski-out hotel set to open

Boutique accommodations meet authentic Red Mountain adventure at The Josie

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ICE deal two Taphorns for Nick Bowman

The Kootenay ICE announced on Monday that it’s acquired 2000-born forward Nick Bowman and a 2021 sixth round draft pick from the Moose Jaw Warriors...

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Online maps highlight impact of climate change on Canada’s boreal forests

New online maps let viewers zero in on how climate change will affect their part of Canada's boreal forest.

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Election watchdog seeks digitally savvy specialists to zero in on threats

Move follows troublesome evidence of online Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election The post Election watchdog seeks digitally savvy specialists to zero in on threats appeared first on Cranbrook Daily Townsman.

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Canada’s first veterans village of tiny homes goes into production

Mon, Oct 22: Calgary’s Homes for Heroes Foundation has started production of over a dozen 275-square-foot homes that will soon be part of Canada’s first veterans village. Sarah Offin reports.

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Committee calls for Town Hall meeting to deal with Ice “relocation” story

Green Bay Committee will address Winnipeg Free Press story, also launch ‘Reach Out’ season ticket campaign The post Committee calls for Town Hall meeting to deal with Ice “relocation” story appeared first on Cranbrook Daily Townsman.

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Canada Post strike not expected to impact proportional representation referendum: Elections BC

B.C.’s chief electoral officer Anton Boegman said he didn’t expect the postal strike to affect the mailing out of voting packages for the upcoming referendum, but will extend the voting period if necessary.

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What you need to know about the proportional representation voting package

B.C.’s chief electoral officer Anton Boegman walks through what you’ll find in your proportional representation referendum voting package, and how to fill out the ballot and send it in.

Cranbrook Daily Townsman shared a link

Cranbrook’s plummeting voter turnout

In our previous episode (2014) of “Cranbrook’s incredible shrinking voter-turn-out,” (a hit TV series brought to you by democracy): 39.64 per cent. The post Cranbrook’s plummeting voter turnout appeared first on Cranbrook Daily Townsman.

October 21st

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The collapse of Vision Vancouver

One of the biggest stories of election night in Vancouver was the virtually complete wipeout of Vision Vancouver, the party that dominated the city’s politics for the last decade.

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Calgary restaurant offering ‘reckless gourmet’ menu options

Jeremy Milligan, owner of Alumni Sandwich & Liquor Bar, and Wall Wo, the restaurant’s chef, join Global News Calgary to talk about their goal of bringing ‘reckless gourmet’ dishes to Calgarians. They also make some of the most popular items...

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B.C. municipal election wrap

It was a big night in Metro Vancouver, with new mayors elected in more than a dozen communities, including the region’s three largest cities.

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Sight Night 2018

Registration is now open for Sight Night 2018! Sight Night Calgary 2018 is set to take place on Saturday, November 17th! Light up the night along the Bow River Pathway for a 5K or 8K run or a 3K run...

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Old tank restored

A Langley man has taken restoring old vehicles to a whole new level. It’s not classic cars he works on but World War Two tanks. He has seven of them.

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‘A real sea change’: Vision Vancouver virtually wiped out after decade of power

With all the votes counted, the once-dominant Vision Vancouver has been reduced to a single school trustee, a far cry from its breakthrough 2008 election.

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Canada Post union workers to begin rotating nationwide strikes Monday morning

The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) announced Sunday that it will begin rotating strikes on Monday morning at 12:01 a.m. in Victoria, Edmonton and Windsor, and at 1:01 a.m. in Halifax.

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A big week for Martial Arts Family Centre

This weekend and the up coming week are very important for local gym, Rocky Mountain Martial Arts Family Centre. Two fighters are testing their skills...

October 20th

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Spooktacular at Fort Steele Oct. 27

Get ready for another amazing Spooktacular time at Fort Steele Heritage Town on Saturday, Oct. 27. The staff at Fort Steele have been busy busy...

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McCormick re-elected Kimberley Mayor

Don McCormick will return for a second four-year term as City of Kimberley Mayor, with four incumbent councillors also returning to office. Chief Election Officer...

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Owners of Calgary roast house share new menu items

John Jackson and Connie DeSousa, co-owners and co-chefs of CHARCUT, join Global News Calgary to share some items on the restaurant’s new menu.

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Calgary blogger shows off Halloween décor ideas

Lifestyle blogger Ryan Massel joins Global News Calgary to discuss how to create Halloween decorations without breaking the bank.

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Calgary auditions for Big Brother Canada

If you’re a fan of “Big Brother Canada,” Saturday was your lucky day. Hundreds lined up outside Cowboys Casino to audition to be a cast member for the seventh season. Deb Matejicka has more.

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GardenWorks – Planting Garlic

Top gardening tips from the folks at Gardenworks.

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B.C. tickets win big in Lotto Max draw

Jackpot carried over; B.C. tickets share Max Millions prizes The post B.C. tickets win big in Lotto Max draw appeared first on Cranbrook Daily Townsman.

October 19th

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

Jones Distilling leads revitalization of former Revelstoke schoolhouse

A variety of businesses and services have taken up residence in a beautifully converted heritage schoolhouse in Revelstoke.

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Success tips from Mountain CoLab

Revelstoke’s Mountain CoLab has been so successful that it’s outgrowing the administrative capacity of the volunteer board.

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Sandy Byers helps make Nelson homes safe

Sandy Byers is the best in the business when it comes to home inspection and personality in Nelson, B.C.

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Sunshine Coast dream homes become nightmares as sinkholes threaten subdivision

Sinkholes and erosion have turned the dream of home ownership into an expensive nightmare for residents of a Sechelt neighbourhood.

Kootenay Business Magazine shared a link

DMG provides flagship mining facility update

DMG Blockchain Solutions Inc. is a diversified blockchain and cryptocurrency company.

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Career BUZZ: Top Jobs in the Kootenays - October 19 issue

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

October 18th

Thursday Baking Club shared a link

Cinnamon Star Bread

Did you know that this week is National Baking Week? Though to be honest every week for me is Baking Week.  I’ve been travelling the last few weeks which has made it a bit more difficult to get some baking...