Cannabis Funding Falls "Woefully" Short, says AUMA President

The Alberta Urban Municipalities Association (AUMA) is issuing a call to arms to its membership to fight the “woefully” limited amount of funding being provided to Alberta municipalities to deal with…

Celebrate All Cultures at Little Free Library

Tomorrow (October 13) Cochrane will become the 6th location in Alberta to offer a little free multicultural library. Syed Najam, President of Love With Humanity Association says the group is hoping…

A Last Look at Airdrie-Cochrane UCP Candidate: Mauri Stiff

We are a week away from the UCP nomination vote and we thought we would do one more interview with each candidate vying to represent the Airdrie- Cochrane riding for the United Conservative Party.…

A Last Look at Airdrie-Cochrane UCP Candidate: Laura Talsma

We are a week away from the UCP nomination vote and we thought we would do one more interview with each candidate vying to represent the Airdrie- Cochrane riding for the United Conservative Party.…

Bi-Weekly Trash Collection Proposal Gets First Reading

If Cochrane doesn’t go to bi-weekly trash collection (black bin) households can expect to face another 2.3 per cent increase in monthly fees and take the risk of not having anywhere to dispose of its…

Local Sports

Weekend Hockey: Avs Win, Chaos Split, Gens Lose

Vipers Constrict Generals The Cochrane Generals Jr. ‘B’ team lost on the road to the Red Deer Vipers, Oct. 13. The defending Heritage Junior Hockey League (HJHL) champions won 5-3 after taking a…

Bantam Lions Finish Regular Season on High Note

Closing out their regular season with two consecutive wins, the Cochrane Lions bantam football team has a first-round playoff date with the Calgary Cowboys, Oct. 20. The Lions dominated the…

Avalanche at Home Today for Third Game of Season

The AC Avalanche 'AAA' midget team is at home this afternoon at the SLS Family Sports Centre in their only game of the weekend. The Alberta Minor Midget Hockey League (AMMA) team previously battled…

Inferno Warm Up for CWHL Season With Cochrane Scrimmage

The Calgary Inferno held its final scrimmage here last night against the AC Avalanche in preparation for their opening weekend in the Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL). The professional women's…

Ag News

Over $39,000 Raised for Ronald McDonald House at Livestock Expo

It was the second Annual Alberta Livestock Expo in Lethbridge last week, which was bigger and better than last year according to the Exhibition Manager. Lisa Doyle says the show, which took place…

AFSC Ups Their Lending Limit

Agriculture Financial Services Corporation, better known as AFSC, has upped their lending limit. The provincial crown corporation which provides producers and agribusinesses loans, crop insurance and…

Agriflash Headlines for October 15

Canada West Foundation CEO Says Consumers Will Pay for the Billions to Compensate Dairy Farmers The CEO and President of the Canada West Foundation says, Canadians will still be paying too much for…

Canada West Foundation CEO Says Canada Should Dismantle Supply Management

The President and CEO of the Canada West Foundation believes dairy farmers and Canadians would be better off without supply management. Martha Hall Findlay says, as well as allowing the Americans…

CochraneNow.com is Cochrane's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Local Businesses

Upcoming Events

Login