Trevor Crawley

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Josh Dueck named Team Canada chef de mission for 2022 Beijing Paralympics

An acclaimed Paralympic champion with local roots has been named to a…

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Peter Wilson, left, and Micah Rankin, right, formed the Special Prosecutor team that was tasked with reviewing and litigating charges stemming from the Bountiful investigation. Trevor Crawley photo.

End of Bountiful prosecution wraps up decades of legal battles

Constitutional questions had to be settled before a polygamy prosecution could move forward

Peter Wilson, left, and Micah Rankin, right, formed the Special Prosecutor team that was tasked with reviewing and litigating charges stemming from the Bountiful investigation. Trevor Crawley photo.
Winston Blackmore (left) and James Oler (right) were sentenced on separate charges of polygamy this week in Cranbrook Supreme Court.

No more charges expected in Bountiful investigation, special prosecutor says

Special prosecutor says mandate has ended following review of evidence from Bountiful investigations

Winston Blackmore (left) and James Oler (right) were sentenced on separate charges of polygamy this week in Cranbrook Supreme Court.
Interior Health is reporting a potential COVID-19 exposure at St. Mary’s Catholic Independent School last week from Nov. 17-19.

Potential COVID-19 exposure reported at St. Mary’s Catholic Independent School

Interior Health is reporting potential COVID-19 exposures at St. Mary’s Catholic Independent…

Interior Health is reporting a potential COVID-19 exposure at St. Mary’s Catholic Independent School last week from Nov. 17-19.
The City of Cranbrook has sold 100 acres of industrial land formerly owned by Tembec to Peak Renewables. Photo courtesy City of Cranbrook.

City of Cranbrook announces sale of former Tembec industrial lands for $6M

The sale of nearly 100 acres of city-owned industrial land formerly owned…

The City of Cranbrook has sold 100 acres of industrial land formerly owned by Tembec to Peak Renewables. Photo courtesy City of Cranbrook.
East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook. Google maps photo

Interior Health provides update on capital projects at East Kootenay Regional Hospital

The scope of pharmacy renovations at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital is…

East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook. Google maps photo
The City of Cranbrook purchased 100 acres of industrial land formerly owned by Tembec in 2018. Photo courtesy City of Cranbrook.

City of Cranbrook proposing sale of former Tembec Lands for $6M

The City of Cranbrook is proposing to sell the former Tembec industrial…

The City of Cranbrook purchased 100 acres of industrial land formerly owned by Tembec in 2018. Photo courtesy City of Cranbrook.
The former Canadian Tire property has been sold, according to the City of Cranbrook.

Former Canadian Tire property, building in Cranbrook sold to Calgary development company

The former Canadian Tire building and property has been sold to a…

The former Canadian Tire property has been sold, according to the City of Cranbrook.
The Independent Investigations Office of BC is investigating the events surrounding the arrest of two suspects in Cranbrook on Monday, Nov. 9.

Watchdog agency investigating events of Cranbrook arrest

Shots fired, two suspects taken into custody in Cranbrook on Monday afternoon

The Independent Investigations Office of BC is investigating the events surrounding the arrest of two suspects in Cranbrook on Monday, Nov. 9.
Rob Gay has been re-elected RDEK board chair, while Susan Clovechok has been elected vice-chair.

Gay re-elected RDEK board chair for record 10th year

The Regional District of East Kootenay board will be led by Rob…

Rob Gay has been re-elected RDEK board chair, while Susan Clovechok has been elected vice-chair.
Calvin Domin (right), finished his run from Sparwood to Cranbrook on Sunday morning, with support from his wife, Terri (left) and an army of friends and cheerleaders along the way. Trevor Crawley photo.

Sparwood man runs from Elk Valley to Cranbrook for Foundry fundraiser

Fundraising campaign to support youth mental health services and treatment in the region

Calvin Domin (right), finished his run from Sparwood to Cranbrook on Sunday morning, with support from his wife, Terri (left) and an army of friends and cheerleaders along the way. Trevor Crawley photo.
A naloxone kit. (Black Press Media file photo)

Interior Health issues drug alert for Cranbrook

Interior Health has issued a drug alert in the Cranbrook area for…

A naloxone kit. (Black Press Media file photo)
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Two arrested near Creston after allegedly fleeing U.S. border agents in Idaho

Cocaine and methamphetamine seized by U.S. law enforcement in remote Idaho area near Canadian border

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B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson, B.C. NDP leader John Horgan and B.C. Greens leader Sonia Furstenau. (Black Press Media)

OPINION: Examining preliminary results from the 2020 BC Election

Some thoughts to ponder as British Columbia awaits the final results from mail-in ballots

B.C. Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson, B.C. NDP leader John Horgan and B.C. Greens leader Sonia Furstenau. (Black Press Media)
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B.C. political leaders reflect on rural health care as election looms

NDP leader John Horgan, BC Liberal leader Andrew Wilkinson talk health care priorities in the Kootenays

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Kootenay-Columbia MP Rob Morrison speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons.

MP Morrison responds to federal throne speech, pushes for rapid testing at airports

Kootenay-Columbia parliamentarian criticizes throne speech, wants COIVD-19 testing at borders, airports

Kootenay-Columbia MP Rob Morrison speaks during Question Period in the House of Commons.
A coalition of conservation groups is calling for changes to wildlife and habitat management. File photo

BC conservation coalition demands changes for wildlife

A coalition of environmental and conservation groups is calling on the next…

A coalition of conservation groups is calling for changes to wildlife and habitat management. File photo
Duczek brothers hit the podium at World Wakesurfing Championship

Duczek brothers hit the podium at World Wakesurfing Championship

Two Cranbrook brothers competing on wakesurfing’s biggest stage had podium finishes, as…

Duczek brothers hit the podium at World Wakesurfing Championship
The Montana state government is considering new water quality standards for Lake Koocanusa. File photo.

Montana considering new water quality standards for Lake Koocanusa

The BC government is holding out on recommending a water quality objective…

The Montana state government is considering new water quality standards for Lake Koocanusa. File photo.
Jeffrey Todd Taylor and Leanne MacFarlane. File photo

Murder trial begins for two men charged in decade-old shooting

An innocent couple was killed in a targeted shooting that was a case of mistaken identity

Jeffrey Todd Taylor and Leanne MacFarlane. File photo