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Letter to the Editor: Renaming Highway 8 after cowboy Clem Gardner necessary

Letter to the Editor: Renaming Highway 8 after cowboy Clem Gardner necessary

Hello Eagle readers; This is a follow-up to our first article in August 29, 2019.
Column: The Great Virtual Mount Everest Climb – Himalayan Hare

Column: The Great Virtual Mount Everest Climb – Himalayan Hare

Mountaineer Martin (aged 64) and grandson Nanatuk Nathan (aged 10) are climbing Mount Everest, 200 stairs per day. They left Base Camp (17,600 feet) on April 14 th and hope to reach the summit of Everest (29,029 feet) on July 17 th .
Letter to the Editor: What do we stand to lose in developing the Big Hill?

Letter to the Editor: What do we stand to lose in developing the Big Hill?

Big Hill Lodge. Big Hill Towing. Big Hill Cycle. Big Hill Haven Women’s Shelter. There’s a reason Cochranites get daily reminders of this stunning natural feature: The Big Hill is iconic—it’s a part of who we are.
EDITORIAL: Canada Day offers a chance for reflection

EDITORIAL: Canada Day offers a chance for reflection

It’s time to celebrate Cochrane and Canada Day is the perfect time to honour what makes our community and country great.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Deer at Gwen’s door

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Deer at Gwen’s door

Did I just write “Deer at Gwen’s door”? I really should have said, “Deer on Gwen’s door” – garage door, that is! Here’s the story behind Cochrane artist Gwen Hughes’ contribution to the beauty of
COLUMN: The Great Virtual Everest Charity Climb

COLUMN: The Great Virtual Everest Charity Climb

Grandson Nathan, aged 10, and I started the virtual climb of Mount Everest on April 14 th . Climbing at 200 stairs / day, our plan is to reach the summit on July 17 th .
Letter to the Editor: Cochrane volunteer groups, simply amazing!

Letter to the Editor: Cochrane volunteer groups, simply amazing!

On Saturday I was inspired by Cochrane’s amazing volunteers. I’m talking about the food drive organized by Helping Hands and Cochrane Activettes. This event was well organized and equally well participated in by the community.
Column: Social Recovery Task Force – We want to hear from you!

Column: Social Recovery Task Force – We want to hear from you!

During the COVID-19 response, Council is working on new challenges as they arise while continuing to provide essential services for residents.
Letter to the Editor: Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre Rocky View County should pay its fair share

Letter to the Editor: Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre Rocky View County should pay its fair share

If Rocky View County co-own the SLS Family Sports Centre, then why are they not contributing to the Sports Centre funding request?
EDITORIAL: Now is the time to take anti-racism action

EDITORIAL: Now is the time to take anti-racism action

"Do you want to fix that to make it a better community or do you just want to put a veil on things."