Trying to Beat the Yellow

There was a three vehicle collision yesterday (February 17) when two vehicles both tried to beat the yellow. Cochrane RCMP, Constable Morin says one vehicle facing north waiting to turn onto George…

Local Sports

Gens Dominate First Two Games

The best of seven South Divisional Semi Finals are under way and the Gens continue to dominate the series against the Banff Academy Bears. Dan Gendur, Head Coach, says although they are playing a bit…

Free Family Fish Weekend

This long weekend is an opportunity to kick off the fishing season. It is the first free family fish weekend meaning you can head out with no licence and do a little fishing. While children and…

Outdoor Soccer Season Starts In Cochrane

Spring must be close! Registration has started for the 2017 season of outdoor soccer in Cochrane. Dawn Calvin, the office administrator for Cochrane Minor Soccer says registration started February 15…

Local Snowboarders Continue to Make Strides

Cochrane has some amazing snowboarders who continue to make great strides on the slopes. Evan Riddell,Tyson Lewis, Noah Maisonneuve are all local kids showing great promise as they progress. Michael…

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.

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Free Public Skating

29 January 2017 1:00 pm - 26 February 2017 8:00 pm

Spay Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre, Cochrane

Artist in Residence at the Visitor Information Centre

25 February 2017 10:00 am - 26 February 2017 4:30 pm

Visitor Information Centre, Cochrane

ATCO Winterfest 2017

25 February 2017 11:00 am

Mitford Park, Cochrane

Cochrane Humane Society Winter Peticure

25 February 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Cochrane Humane Society, Cochrane