Raising the Roof for Future Woman's Shelter

As Cochrane grows so does the need for emergency sheltering and helping women and children out of abusive situations. Patti Fischer, Margaret Van Tighem, and Jacquie Coulas are in the early stages of…

Local Sports

Cobras Reach For the Rim and Beyond

The Cochrane Cobras senior high girls basketball team kicked off their season December 7, and head coach Randy Peron has set his sights high for the year. "We're hoping to improve every practice,…

A Weekend of Unforgettable Pond Hockey

The Kimmett Cup Pond Hockey tournament is looking like it will exceed all expectations.. The three on three hockey tournament just keeps getting bigger and better every year. This year 52 teams are…

Watch Out Cochrane the Girls are Back

The Town of Cochrane will be bustling not only with Christmas cheer but with girls from all over Alberta and Saskatchewan strapping on their skates for the Cochrane Classic Ringette Tournament. The…

Cochrane Generals Down One, Up One

The Gens did a 360 last weekend. According to Dan Gendur, Cochrane Generals, Head Coach, the boys played one of their best and worst games 24 hours a part. "We played really well on Saturday, we…

Ag News

Hail Claims Up in Alberta

There was a big jump in hail losses in Alberta in 2016. Total payouts in Alberta this year are reported at $64 million, compared to $50 million in 2015. The total number of premiums was at $79…

Three Men Inducted into AG Hall of Fame

Three men have been inducted into the Alberta Agriculture Hall of Fame. “The Hall of Fame is a tribute to the ongoing legacy of agricultural innovation in this province," says Oneil Carlier, Minister…

Harvest Getting Over The Hump

A good few days of weather has helped producers get the crop off. Jeff Porter, the Ag Fieldman for the Foothills MD says harvest in the area is nearing the halfway mark. "This year I would say is a…

High Costs, Low Prices Squeeze Feedlot

One of Canada's largest feedlots has said it won't be taking on any more cattle. Western Feedlots announced Wednesday it's winding down its cattle operations. Cattle market analyst Anne Wasko with…

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Cochrane High School Band and Music Trip of the Month Raffle

18 October 2016 12:00 am - 10 January 2017 12:00 am

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Legion Friday Night BarBQ

09 December 2016 6:00 pm - 10 December 2016 7:00 pm

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 15

Cochrane Farmers Market - Last Minute Christmas Market

10 December 2016 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre, Cochrane

Santa Paws Photo Shoot

11 December 2016 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cochrane Pet Valu