Ridgey McBridgeface Doesn't Make the Cut

Ridgey McBridgeface didn't make the list of potential names for the new Bow River bridge, but about 100 other suggestions did. Until Oct. 19, Cochranites are welcome to help narrow down the list to…

Who Will Flush Out Who in This Year's Outhouse Races?!

One of Cochrane's most fun, quirkiest events is coming back to Historic Main Street this Saturday (September 29). The running of the commodes has been occurring for eighteen years and you can bet the…

Mauri Stiff Nears 1,000 Signatures on Highway Interchange

Nearly 1,000 people have signed a petition Mauri Stiff wants to present to the Alberta Legislature to ensure the Hwy. 1A-Hwy. 22 interchange reconstruction goes ahead on schedule. Stiff, who is…

Future of McDougall Stoney Mission Church on Saturday's Agenda

Society members will hear the next options for the McDougall Stoney Mission Church historic site on Sept. 29 at the St. David’s United Church, 3303 Capitol Hill Cres. N.W., Calgary. Government…

Rocky View Schools Add Cannabis Disciplinary Clause

Written by Grayden Racine With the legalization date of cannabis looming overhead, many municipalities and school division have been forced to make changes to their policies and Rocky View is no…

Local Sports

Eight Cochrane Players Selected to Lace Up for CFR Bisons

Eight Cochrane hockey players are among those named to the roster for the Airdrie CFR Bisons of the Alberta Midget Hockey League (AMHL). Six veteran Cochrane players are returning to the lineup and…

VIDEO: How Long Can the Cobras Sustain Winning Streak?

There was little doubt the Cochrane Cobras team would set a new consecutive win record for high school football under Friday night lights in Chestermere, Sept. 21. Now the question is how much longer…

Aidan McKeage Representing Canada at U23 Worlds

Golden Bears wrestler Aidan McKeage, 21, will be substituting the green and gold for the red and white as a member of Team Canada in the U23 World wrestling championships in Romania, Nov. 11-17.…

It's a Wrap for Cochrane BMXers

Cochrane BMX riders are winding up the 2018 season this Saturday (September 22) with a year-end party featuring open track time, a potluck supper, group photo shot and awards. It's been another…

Ag News

Kenney Talks Agriculture on Criticized Trade Mission to India

Leader of the United Conservative Party, Jason Kenney, has returned from his trade mission to India where agriculture was a topic of discussion. On the trip, Kenny was joined by ECP Energy Critic,…

Medium Term Outlook Shows Continued Growth For Ag Sector

On Friday, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) released its Medium Term Outlook (MTO), an economic projection of the domestic and international agricultural markets from 2017 to 2027. This year’s…

Agriflash Headlines for September 25

Family Donates their Ranch to the University of Calgary A family has donated their ranch near Cochrane to the University of Calgary Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. W.A. Ranches is valued at $44…

Canadian Cattlemen's Association Welcomes Progress Made on CPTPP

The bill to ratify the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP) passed second reading in the House of Commons last week. The Director of Government and…

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