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LIVE ELECTION COVERAGE: Results Page

Polling stations in Airdrie and Cochrane have closed. Votes are being counted and polling stations are starting to report vote counts. We will be updating this page with the latest results throughout…

LIVE ELECTION COVERAGE: Polls Closed

Polling stations have officially closed in Airdrie, Cochrane and all across Alberta. Polling stations will soon start counting the votes and the first results will be out soon. AIR 91.5 in Cochrane…

Election Today: What You Need to Know

In what's been called by many as a polarizing 28-day election campaign, Albertans are heading to the polls today to determine who will lead the province into the future. Across the province, all…

Over 14,000 Flood to Airdrie-Cochrane Advance Polls

A record-breaking number of Albertans, including those in the Airdrie-Cochrane riding, flooded to the advance polls and whether that will translate to high voter turnout in the Alberta election will…

Candidate Question of the Day - Final Question

In a lead up to the Alberta provincial election, Cochrane Now has asked candidates in the Airdrie-Cochrane constituency a series of five questions on topics impacting our ridings. This is the fifth…

Candidate Question of the Day - Day Three

In a lead up to the Alberta provincial election, Cochrane Now has asked candidates in the Airdrie-Cochrane constituency, a series of five questions about topics impacting our ridings. They'll appear…

Candidate Question of the Day - Day Two

In a lead up to the Alberta provincial election, Cochrane Now has asked candidates in the Airdrie-Cochrane constituency, a series of five questions about topics impacting our ridings. They'll appear…

Candidate Question of the Day - Day One

Leading up to the Alberta provincial election, Cochrane Now has asked candidates in the Airdrie-Cochrane constituency, a series of questions about topics impacting our ridings. Starting today,…

Countdown to Election: Advance Polls Open Tuesday

Advance polls open on Apr. 9 across Alberta for the Apr. 16 provincial election, including Cochrane and area. At 9 a.m. on Tuesday, the doors opened at the office of the returning officer, 215 100…

Guthrie Election Sign Targeted in Gleneagles

A large election sign promoting Airdrie-Cochrane UCP candidate Peter Guthrie has been dusted off, reinforced and is back up at the west entrance to the Gleneagles neighborhood. Another Guthrie sign…

FCP's Matthew Morrisey Doorknocking Here Saturday

Yesterday, Freedom Conservative Party (FCP) candidate Matthew Morrisey officially filed his nomination paper. Today he's at the FCP campaign kickoff in Calgary and this Saturday he's in Cochrane…

A Few Things You Need to Know About the Election

With the Alberta election set for Apr. 16, Alberta’s Chief Electoral Officer Glen Resler has outlined some of the things you may want to know about the upcoming vote. Resler says this election…

NDPer Steve Durrell Ramping Up His Campaign

Yesterday, NDP candidate Steve Durrell planted his election sign in front of his parent's house in the Riverview neighbourhood, a place he called home until he turned 18. He didn't stop long, though;…

Here We Go! Albertans Going to Polls Apr. 16

The speculation has ended and the race is on. Albertans will be going to the polls on Apr. 16 it was announced this morning by Premier Rachel Notley at the National Music Centre in Calgary.…

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