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Louis Nelson is the new owner/operator at Domino’s new Cranbrook location.
Business Beat, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Cuisine

Domino’s: New location, new owner

Louis Nelson, new owner/operator at Domino’s in Cranbrook, B.C., emphasizes community involvement at company’s new location

Picture of Golden's Whitetooth Brewing Company beer.
Kootenay BizBlog, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, West Kootenay, Golden, Nelson, Cuisine

Kootenay craft breweries capture medals at the Canadian Brewing Awards

The Canadian Brewing Awards is Canada’s national competition for judging the quality of Canadian manufactured beer.

Fisher Peak Brewing Company’s brewmaster, Jordon Aasland, earned a gold medal for his creation, Hellroaring Scottish Ale, at the Canadian Brewing Awards.
Business Beat, East Kootenay, Cranbrook, Cuisine, Small Business

Fisher Peak strikes gold

Fisher Peak Brewing Company in Cranbrook, B.C., has won a gold medal at Canadian Brewing Awards for its Hellroaring Scottish Ale

(L to R) Co-owner warriors Vuk, Ruk and Wuk—a.k.a.—Victoria Lang, Richard Matthews and Josh Wall.
Business Beat, East Kootenay, Invermere, Cuisine, Small Business

“Glory” to Invermere’s Viking bar

Richard Matthews, co-owner of Ullr Bar in Invermere, B.C., has opened a new Viking bar in the Columbia Valley

Lana Schanzenbach is holding several of her Little Lunches Reusable Wraps.
Green Scene, East Kootenay, Creston, Cuisine, Environment, Small Business

Little Lunches Reusable Wraps reduce your plastic use

Little Lunches Reusable Wraps keep food fresh and reduce plastic use in your lunchbox

East Kootenay, West Kootenay, Cuisine, Entertainment and Hospitality, Small Business

Breweries to visit—Kootenay style!

Our region is home to some amazing local breweries. Here are a few of our top choices.

Brian Conn is the owner-operator of Kootenay Shade Works and Northstar Roasting Co.
Business Beat, East Kootenay, Kimberley, Cuisine, Retail, Small Business

Coffee dreams

Northstar Roasting Company is Brian Conn’s dream come true.

An artist's rendition of the new Neapolitan-style pizzeria.
Kootenay BizBlog, West Kootenay, Nelson, Cuisine, Entertainment and Hospitality

New Neapolitan style pizzeria coming to Nelson’s Baker Street

A complete floor-to-ceiling renovation of the space is currently underway as it is transformed into a new Neapolitan-inspired pizzeria.

(L to R) Amie Lubbers, sales co-ordinator for Kootenay Business magazine, presents one of three Influential Women In Business awards to Brigitte Franyo, owner/operator of the Snowdrift Cafe in Kimberley.
East Kootenay, Kimberley, Cuisine, Influential Women in Business

Brigitte Franyo deftly balances a heaping helping of responsibility

Brigitte Franyo, owner/operator of the Snowdrift Cafe in Kimberley, B.C., manages all aspects of her business—even the kitchen sink

The Heartbeet Catering food truck is a brilliant light blue, with the owners, Michel Kuhn and Nicole Vogt, standing nearby.
Business Beat, East Kootenay, Kimberley, Cuisine, Small Business

The HeartBeet Burger is back!

Two well-loved local foodies, Michel Kuhn and Nicole Vogt, have switched from a restaurant to a food truck—Heartbeet Catering based in Kimberley


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