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NDP Airdrie-Cochrane on the brink of announcing candidate

The Airdrie-Cochrane NDP Constituency Association is on the brink of announcing its first candidate for the riding, hopeful to officially declare in the next couple of weeks.
Mayor rallies behind Alberta colleagues to advocate for fair cannabis and sustainable funding

Mayor rallies behind Alberta colleagues to advocate for fair cannabis and sustainable funding

Addressing long-term municipal funding concerns was top of mind at the Mid-Sized Cities Conference held in Edmonton last week.
Nagel says he’s down but never out

Nagel says he’s down but never out

It was a whirlwind of a year for Morgan Nagel – the two-term Cochrane town councillor who lost to businessman Peter Guthrie last Saturday in his vie to represent the UCP in the Airdrie-Cochrane riding.
BRECS doles out $60, 000 to community

BRECS doles out $60, 000 to community

Community groups shared $60,000 in grant funding thanks to a local campground, and its big moves don’t stop there.
Cannabis legalization leads to more DUI enforcement tools for RCMP

Cannabis legalization leads to more DUI enforcement tools for RCMP

Cochrane RCMP has increased its capacity to handle impaired drivers now that cannabis is legal. Cpl.
Tsuut’ina and Springbank landowners unite to protest

Tsuut’ina and Springbank landowners unite to protest

A cross-cultural event in the dual spirit of reconciliation and landowners’ right took to the banks of the Elbow River along Redwood Meadows on the morning of Sept. 29.
Commuter rail possibilities could transform corridor

Commuter rail possibilities could transform corridor

The Bow Valley corridor may have reason to celebrate a revolution in traffic and tourism in the coming weeks.

Boil water advisory for Redwood Meadows

Low pressure in Redwood Meadow's townsite water distribution system this afternoon has prompted a boil water advisory for the area. There is potential for illnesses from the water supply which may have microbial contamination.
Richards gears up to support grieving families

Richards gears up to support grieving families

Banff-Airdrie Conservative MP Blake Richards wound down spring sessions in the House of Commons on a positive note, with his Motion 110 win in favour of gaining supports for families facing infant loss, although left with growing concerns over the ec
Morgan Nagel hosts first campaign launch event

Morgan Nagel hosts first campaign launch event

Morgan Nagel, town councillor and one of five candidates in the running for the local UCP nomination, is hosting his official candidacy event July 5 at the Cochrane Legion at 6:30 p.m.