Dog Park Lovers Unite

A rally will occur tomorrow evening for those opposed to a recent decision made by town council. On March 13, council unanimously voted to pull the leash on dog park plans on the north side of…

Should We Relax the Rules on Advertising?

With a slowed economy some business owners are looking for alternative ways to advertise. The Town of Cochrane budgeted $360,000 for two digital signs (2014) which are currently only available to non…

Thrills and Spills are Coming to the Cochrane Fair

Cochrane Classic Bullriding and the Cochrane Ag Society Fair are teaming up on August 19 to provide more chills, thrills and excitement for attendees. The 17th annual Canadian Professional Rodeo…

Smoking Bylaw Affects User Group

A local event organizer may have to pull the pin on his upcoming tournament due to recent changes to our smoking bylaw. Ellison Smith, Tournament Director, was planning to host a returning darts…

Power in Numbers

There was a feeling of excitement at Bow Valley Baptist Church on Tuesday evening (March 14) as members of 2512 King's Own Calgary Regiment Royal Canadian Army Cadet Corps (KOCR RCACC) wrapped up…

Local Sports

Hardware Galore for Cochrane Dancers

Eurhythmics dancers tapped, twirled, and sashayed across the stage at last weekend's (March 16-19) Class Act Festival in Calgary. Roughly 120 dancers from the local studio took to the stage over the…

Synchro Season Comes to an End

The Cochrane Swift Edges have wrapped up their season in unison. The skaters were in Edmonton last weekend (March 19) at the Synchronized Skating Invitational and although they placed 5th, their…

Go Gens Go

In the fans' eyes, the Cochrane Generals are playing some great hockey. The boys are headed into game 4 in a 2-1 deficit against the Red Deer Vipers; while the team played a great game Saturday…

Locals Face Off For The Back To Back WHL Games

The results were very much the same in the second half of home and home series involving Airdrie and Cochrane players and their respective WHL teams. The Medicine Hat Tigers, Calgary Hitmen and…

Ag News

Canadian And U.S. Ag Reps To Meet

Agriculture Minister Oneil Carlier will talk trade and growth opportunities with Canadian and U.S. agricultural leaders in Baton Rouge this weekend. The annual Legislative Agricultural Chairs Summit…

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

Search the Biz Guide

Local Businesses

CHSBPA Trip of the Month Winners

12 March 2017 12:00 am - 12 April 2017 11:00 pm

CHSBPA Trip of the Month Winners

Cochrane High School Band and Music Movie Fundraisers

12 March 2017 12:00 am - 26 May 2017 3:30 pm

Cochrane Movie House

Fly Tying Club

27 March 2017 7:00 pm

St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Cochrane

Over 18 Screening

27 March 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Bow Valley Baptist Church, Cochrane