Dine Around Cranbrook During The #EatLocalYXC Festival

Get your taste buds ready for the #EatLocalYXC Festival happening in Cranbrook beginning Oct. 22 and running through Nov. 12, giving locals the chance to connect with their community and support local restaurateurs during a series of behind-the-scenes Facebook Live events and showcase menus. Every Thursday for four weeks, you’ll get a sneak peek behind […]


Cranbrook Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a business-focused all-candidates forum featuring the three candidates running in Kootenay East is being held over Zoom from 3-4 p.m. MT on Wednesday October 14th. “The Cranbrook Chamber All Candidates Forum presents an opportunity for the business community to address political issues that directly impact businesses in our […]

Fernie Chamber Provides Exciting Update on Fernie’s New Downtown Coworking Space

2ND EDITION COWORKING The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is extremely excited to provide an update on the opening of their brand-new community coworking space in downtown Fernie. Despite the challenges posed by COVID-19, the Fernie Chamber has continued to advance this project with interior renovations of the space now well underway at 342 2nd Avenue, […]

Helping Small Businesses Save Energy During COVID-19

In order to assist small and medium-sized businesses in BC as they recover from challenges involved with COVID-19, Fortis BC is offering “free customized energy advice by phone, video conference or in-person”. Through this, “business owners can get tips, technical advice and information about programs that can help them save energy, greenhouse gas emissions and […]

Micro Business Training

The Micro-Business Training Pilot Program (“MBT Program”) offers eligible, small business owners funded training programs in general business skills such as bookkeeping, marketing, social media, management and other areas with the goal of improving productivity, decreasing costs and generating new revenue. Eligible micro-business owners receive up to $1500 of funding support for courses in a […]