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EDITORIAL: Celebrating Small Business Week

EDITORIAL: Celebrating Small Business Week

Celebrating the heartbeat of the local community the province is celebrating Small Business Week.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Cochrane’s vistas, memories’ treasures

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Cochrane’s vistas, memories’ treasures

This week we are being treated to another guest column by our Toronto-based son, James Harbeck , writer, editor, linguist and photographer — and webmaster for these columns.
COLUMN: Drumheller: Dinosaur Country

COLUMN: Drumheller: Dinosaur Country

Every year, in the fall, Sue and I hold our Annual General Meeting (AGM) for Martin Parnell Enterprises Inc. My business is as a Professional Speaker and Author and we pick a location to visit for a couple of days.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Wasted discussions on the inclusivity statement

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Wasted discussions on the inclusivity statement

Mr. Kusche is absolutely correct that council is wasting precious time on Marni Fedeyco’s inclusivity statement, when there are far more serious problems confronting Cochrane. Absolute inclusivity is an illusion.
EDITORIAL: Residents have been clear— Don't Dam Springbank

EDITORIAL: Residents have been clear— Don't Dam Springbank

Since 2013 the creation of the Springbank Off-Stream Reservoir, known as SR1, has been a contentious project that has received incredible pushback from the communities it will affect.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Columbarium celebrates lives

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Columbarium celebrates lives

Ah, how we love celebrating autumn! Aromatic walks among golden leaves fill our memories and scrapbooks.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bursary Application Deadline Changed to Nov. 6th in light of Covid outbreak.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bursary Application Deadline Changed to Nov. 6th in light of Covid outbreak.

In 2013, the Cochrane Activettes established an annual bursary for 3500.00 to commemorate the 35th anniversary of the club.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Fleeting beauty and eternity

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Fleeting beauty and eternity

The autumn leaves outside Cochrane Alliance Church have teamed up with its iconic cross to offer a valuable lesson on time and eternity. But first these responses from our readers to last week’s column on steps to a happier world.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep your pet home and keep your pet safe

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep your pet home and keep your pet safe

Dear Guardians of a beautiful gray cat, Sunday morning I was driving home at 12:15 am along Quigley Drive just past Bethany Care. Some driver had killed a beautiful gray cat.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tough discussions are still needed

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tough discussions are still needed

I wish to talk about council’s latest decision to postpone making a mission statement of inclusivity and Mr. Nagel’s rationale for voting against this motion.