Cranbrook

Cougars Shot Near Cranbrook School

CBC | Posted 04.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Conservation officers in Cranbrook, B.C, say they were forced to shoot a family of cougars after they were spotted feeding on a deer in a residential...

Carbon Tax Fight Pits Rural B.C. vs. Vancouver

Jordan Bateman | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Jordan Bateman

It's easy for Lower Mainlanders, blessed with multiple transit lines and mild weather, to suggest ratcheting up the carbon tax. But the tax is receiving a rough ride elsewhere. It seems the further you get away from Vancouver, the more hated the carbon tax becomes.

Cranbrook Legion Dismisses Offensive 'Joker'

CBC | Posted 10.17.2012 | Canada British Columbia

The volunteer behind racist and violent "jokes" in a Cranbrook Legion newsletter has been stripped of his duties. The Legion's August newsletter fe...

B.C. Legion Makes A Very Bad 'Indian' Joke

CP | Jorge Barrera, APTN, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada British Columbia

CRANBROOK, B.C. - A British Columbia branch of the Royal Canadian Legion has pulled its most recent newsletter after publishing a joke about the murde...

'A Simple Man Who Did A Stupid Thing'

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.18.2012 | Canada

CRANBROOK, B.C. -- The man who abducted a three-year-old British Columbia boy last year before returning him unharmed several days later is a harmless...

Dangerous Offender?

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.17.2012 | Canada

CRANBROOK, B.C. - The man who abducted a three-year-old British Columbia boy before returning him unharmed four days later had initially considered ta...

Killing Wolves To Save Caribou

CBC | Posted 04.01.2012 | Canada

Animal rights activists in the Kootenays are criticizing the provincial government for killing wolves to save a dying caribou herd. ...

B.C. Deer Cull Drawing International Outrage

CBC | Posted 03.20.2012 | Canada

Opposition is growing to a large-scale deer cull in B.C.'s East Kootenay. Three communities have committed to eliminating as ...

Teen Accidentally Shot And Killed By 10-Year-Old Boy

CBC | Posted 08.21.2011 | Canada

CBC — A 10-year-old boy was holding a loaded shotgun when it accidently discharged, killing a 17-year-old teenager on Thursday, according to RCMP in...