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Premier Notley, Other Leaders in Cochrane Jan. 31

All four major Alberta political party leaders, including Premier Rachel Notley, will be in Cochrane to address the Mid-Sized Cities Mayor's Caucus on Jan. 31. Notley, the UCP's Jason Kenney, Liberal…

Be a Part of a Radon Testing Program

There is still time to be part of a research study program which records the level of radon gas within your home. An ongoing research project known as 'Evict Radon' has been collecting data over a…

Mission Society Moves Forward While Awaiting Word

While the McDougall Stoney Mission Society anxiously awaits word from the Alberta Government on whether the reconstruction of the historic church will be permitted, its members continue to press…

VIDEO: Packed House at 20th Anniversary Celebration

There were more kilts than pants at the Cochrane Pipe Band's 20th anniversary evening at the Cochrane RancheHouse. With close to 200 attendees, glasses were raised in honour of Scottish poet Robbie…

Friends of Fireside School Offers a Heartworthy Fundraiser

In honour of February being heart month, the Friends of Fireside School (FOFS) has teamed up with Cochrane Emergency Training Services (CETS) for an incredible training and fundraising opportunity.…

Sunset Meeting to include Information on HOA Fees

The Sunset Ridge Homeowners Association (SRHOA) of Melcor Development Ltd. is holding a community meeting this Wednesday, Jan. 23, that will include information on home owner association (HOA) fees,…

Speak Up at the Federal Pre-Budget Round Table Discussion

Banff- Airdrie, MP Blake Richards will be making his way around the riding to discuss the economy and upcoming budget. While Richards hosts a number of opportunities for Cochranites to sit down and…

Who Needs Hair?! Cochrane Girl Takes a Stand

A radio ad playing piqued the interest of 12-year-old Shelby Fenton. The grade seven, St. Tim's student says she heard the 'Shave Your Lid For a Kid" commercial and thought her hair could be more…

Road Rage Incident Leaves One Woman With Minor Injuries

A road rage incident that occurred last week (January 10) has Cochrane RCMP on the hunt for a male suspect. Constable Kary Moore with Cochrane RCMP, states a black 2018 GMC Sierra that was stopped at…

UPDATE: Fire Ban is Lifted

While we may not be experiencing the type of weather suitable to sit around the backyard fire pit, the fire ban that is currently in effect will be lifted as of noon today (January 17). Thanks to all…

White Paper Warns of Hazard of Cochrane Pipeline Corridor

PipeFX Limited president Alan Goddard questions if it’s worth the risk to add another pipeline to a corridor that runs north to south through Cochrane and suggests this could be the right time to…

New Year, New Recruits, and New Opportunities for Cochrane Search and Rescue

With January 1st being the first day of a new annual cycle for Cochrane Search and Rescue (CSAR), we thought it would be a good idea to catch up with the non-profit organization. Bill Erickson,…

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