Three Injured in Four-Vehicle Collision Just South of Cochrane

Three people received non-life-threatening injuries and two were transported to a Calgary hospital from a four-vehicle collision on Hwy. 22 south of Cochrane that disrupted traffic for several hours…

No Fast Answers on Road Infrastructure Funding from Feds

Federal government road infrastructure funding was at the forefront of informal discussions between local MP Blake Richards and town council, Mar. 12, but unfortunately there are no quick answers…

Eight of 9 Members on New Parks & Rec Board will be from the Community

Cochrane has taken a major step forward in giving residents a larger role in setting the direction for parks and recreation in the community. After a brief discussion, town council agreed to the…

Provincial Championships Underway Today in Cochrane

When Cochrane High decides to host their first provincial senior high basketball tournament, they went full out. In total, 24 senior boys and girls teams from across Alberta are here to vie for the…

Prepare for What Could be a Rough Commute Later Today

A snowfall warning is in effect for the Cochrane area and roads could become treacherous. John Paul Cragg, Warning Preparedness Meteorologist for Environment Canada, shares snow will begin this…

Local Sports

Cochrane Kodiaks are the Bantam Basketball Provincial Champs

The Cochrane Kodiaks bantam basketball team has won the gold medal as the top division 2 basketball team in Alberta in a season that started in division 4. They came away with a 46-45 victory over…

Chaos Determined to Win Today in Game 2 of AFJHL Championship

The Cochrane Chaos are determined to tie up the AFJHL best-of-five championship series today after dropping game one to the Sherwood Park Steele in overtime last night, 3-2. The Steele struck first…

VIDEO: Jr. Bobcats Win First Basketball Zone Banner in 16 Years

While the provincials rage on in local school gyms today, the teams will be hard-pressed to match the passionate witnessed this season between the Cochrane Cobras and Bow Valley Bobcats junior girls…

Local U18 Curler Off to New Brunswick for Nationals

Hannah Airey is heading to New Brunswick next month to compete in the U18 national curling championship as a member team that has earned the name "Team Alberta." The 16-year-old St. Timothy High…

Ag News

Agriflash Headlines for March 16

Seed of the Year West Winner AC Navigator durum wheat was recently selected as the 2017-18 Seed of the Year West Winner. It was developed by Dr. John Clarke and his team, what is now Agriculture and…

Bigger Cattle Supplies Expected This Spring

The manager and senior analyst with Canfax says cattle producers will be testing demand this year, as we head into some bigger supplies in the spring. Brian Perillat notes fed cattle prices in…

Agriflash Headlines for March 15

Planting Corn as a Winter Feeding Option for Cattle Cattle producers across Canada are considering grazing whole plant corn as a viable winter feeding option. Dr. Bart Lardner from the Western Beef…

Pulse Canada Seeking Amendment To Bill C-49

Pulse Canada is seeking immediate consideration on an amendment to Bill C-49, the Transportation Modernization Act, that would grant the Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA) own-motion/ex-parte… is Cochrane's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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