Want Just a Taste?!

Although the economy is slowly recovering, events like the one on Saturday (October 20) are great for our small business owners. For seven years in a row 'Taste of Cochrane' has been serving up…

Alberta RCMP Say They Are Ready for C-45

Alberta RCMP including our local RCMP Integrated Traffic Unit says they are ready for this Wednesday, October 17th. As Bill C-45 also known as the Cannabis Act comes into effect, RCMP let Albertans…

Outreach Supports Women and Children in Need

Although the charitable organization Big Hill Haven does not have bricks and mortar, yet, it has not deterred the board from moving forward with boots on the ground. If you were under the impression…

BRECS Closes in on Returning $1 Million to Community

The Bow RiversEdge Campground Society (BRECS) is closing in on returning $1 million to the community from profits of their popular RV destination. On Oct. 11, the model nonprofit organization…

"Push-In" Ceremony Official Welcomes New Fire Rescue Truck

Fire Chief Dave Humphrey has started what he hopes will be an ongoing tradition with Cochrane Fire Services earlier this morning, Oct. 12. With Humprey behind the wheel and Mayor Jeff Genung riding…

Local Sports

Oct. 21 Information Night Rolls Out Cowboys Season

Members of the Cochrane Cowboys will soon be on the mats for the 2018-19 wrestling season. First, though, an information night is being held on Sunday, Oct. 21 at the multipurpose room of the SLS…

Friday's Game will be Biggest of Moortgat's Career to Date

Cochrane receiver Kyle Moortgat is returning to McMahon Stadium this Friday night, Oct. 19, when the Regina Rams are in town to face the Calgary Dinos in university football action. It is a must-win…

Track and Field Athletes are Still Going Strong

St. Timothy's Thunder track and field/XC athletes have certainly had a tough go this fall. While Mother Nature has thrown a few early snowballs their way, the junior and senior teams are still…

High School Football Playoffs Kick Off Friday

The Cochrane Cobras topped the ‘A’ division in the regular season and the Bow Valley Bobcats start their ‘B’ division playoffs Friday night in Rocky View Sports high school football. The winless…

Ag News

Healing And Health Through Food

The Canadian Centre for Agri-Food Research in Health and Medicine in Winnipeg is working to learn more about harnessing the health benefits of the food we eat. Researchers and their work on foods,…

Agriflash Headlines for October 18

Emotional Support Livestock The City of Calgary has approved a bylaw amendment to allow livestock to be used as emotional support animals. Calgarians will now be able to have chickens, miniature…

Calf Prices Remain 'Fairly Strong'

Calf prices remain fairy strong and are getting close to where they were last year. That from Canfax market analyst Brian Perillat. "We're just going to probably start to get into some bigger volumes…

Agriflash Headlines for October 17

CPTPP Bill Passes Third Reading In The House Of Commons Bill C-79 has passed the House of Commons. The legislation will implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific…

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