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Bear and Cubs Reported in Fernie Backyard
A bear and cubs were reported in a backyard on Ridgemont Avenue in Fernie early Monday morning, prompting warnings and reminders from WildSafeBC Elk Valley.
Sparwood Mayor Believes $40 Million Komatsu Facility Opens Other Opportunities
The Mayor of Sparwood is celebrating the newly-announced $40 million Komatsu Mining facility, believing the company's investment will inspire others to follow.
Energy and Mines Ministers Focusing on Innovation and Sustainability
The 2019 Energy and Mines Ministers' Conference in Cranbrook revolved around innovation and sustainability in Canada's natural resource sectors, as they look to keep Canada relevant and competitive in global markets.
Bandits Finish Fifth at West "A" District Tournament
The Cranbrook Senior Bandits closed out their American Legion Baseball season at the 2019 West "A" District Playoffs in Libby, Montana, finishing in in fifth place.
Komatsu Mining Building $40 Million Facility in Sparwood
Komatsu Mining has announced a new $40 million sales and service facility in downtown Sparwood, aimed at supporting the growth of their mining business across Western Canada.
Four Arrested in Connection to Armed Robbery in Cranbrook
Cranbrook RCMP have four people in custody for their alleged connection to a pizza robbery on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 involving a firearm, one of them being an adult that allegedly hindered RCMP's investigation.
Cranbrook Man Facing Weapons-Related Charges
One man is facing ten charges after an alleged assault with bear spray back on July 8, 2019, leading RCMP to discover several prohibited firearms and weapons at his place of residence.
St. Eugene Resort to Unveil Renovated Casino of the Rockies
Cranbrook's St. Eugene Resort has undertaken a significant renovation of Casino of the Rockies, making a grand reveal of the refreshed and rejuvenated tourist destination on Friday.
Abra Brynne to Represent Green Party in Kootenay-Columbia
Nelson's Abra Brynne has been selected as the Green Party's candidate in Kootenay-Columbia for the 2019 federal election in October.
Cranbrook RCMP Investigating Theft From Vehicles
Cranbrook RCMP is investigating and looking to identify a suspect that allegedly broke into two vehicles and stole credit cards earlier this week.
Man Killed in Single Vehicle Collision on Lower Elk Valley Road
Elk Valley RCMP said a man has died following a fatal motor vehicle collision north of Sparwood early Wednesday morning after his gravel/dump truck left the roadway.
RCMP Confirm One Fatality in Highway 3 Motorcycle Collision
RCMP East Kootenay Traffic Services confirmed to Summit 107 that one person was killed and another seriously injured after a motorcycle collided with a boat trailer on Highway 3 north of Moyie Wednesday afternoon.
Sparwood Exploring Future of Centennial Square
The District of Sparwood is seeking the public's feedback on the future of Centennial Square, as the municipality investigates a re-designing of the space to better fit the community's needs and wants.
Heritage Funding Significantly Supporting East Kootenay Projects
Columbia Basin Trust is supporting 43 heritage projects through more than $2.8 million in grant funding, benefitting several community groups in the East Kootenay, including Kimberley's Sullivan Mine & Railway Historical Society.
Cranbrook Bandits Chasing First District "A" Championship
The Cranbrook Senior Bandits are in Libby, Montana for the 2019 American Legion West District Playoffs as the Bandits will look to capture their first District "A" Championship.
Fernie City Council Supports First Cannabis Store Referrals
The City of Fernie has unanimously supported their first two referrals from the B.C. Government for privately operated non-medical cannabis retail licenses.