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Hannam the husband, father and academic

Hannam the husband, father and academic

Fort Macleod’s John Wort Hannam is getting too close for comfort, and it’s intentional. The salt-and-pepper haired, congenial singer-songwriter is breaking his own mantra in his latest offering, Love Lives On.
Caspi's talent stretches well beyond music

Caspi's talent stretches well beyond music

Shawna Caspi is coming to town to sing, play guitar, and seek out the next landscape to paint. “I’ve been taking a lot of photos on this tour and I suspect that when I get home I’ll be painting lots of Alberta places,” Caspi said with a laugh.

Life-long Albertan and Eagle cartoonist releases book

Dave Elston, a familiar name to Cochrane Eagle readers, has released a book of editorial cartoons, the latest in a series of regional offerings from MacIntyre Purcell Publishing.
Alberta film industry influenced by Stoney culture

Alberta film industry influenced by Stoney culture

The story of the Stoney Nakoda First Nations’ near 100-year history in film is being brought to life.
Lucky looks to 'connect and share'

Lucky looks to 'connect and share'

Zachary Lucky’s deep voice is much like his Saskatchewan home – it fills your ears the same way the endless prairie fills your sight.

Vision Theatre raises bar

Auditions have wrapped up for Cochrane Vision Theatre’s Beauty and the Beast and the production is playing a full deck of cards.
VIMFF makes tour stop in Bragg Creek

VIMFF makes tour stop in Bragg Creek

Humanity’s quest to conquer very large rocks is a story that never gets old – even though it’s an ancient one.
Alberta bound: WiL returns to province he knows and loves

Alberta bound: WiL returns to province he knows and loves

Have you ever heard of WiL? No? Maybe it’s better asked if you’ve seen the Travel Alberta ads. Or the Calgary Stampede’s opening video.

It's great to come back home

What happens when you combine a nice glass of rye on the rocks stirred with a hearty appreciation of bluegrass, folk, pop and country? Ben Plotnick and Jarred Albright’s Rye & Fairy Tales is the resulting concoction.
Scotty Hills' lifelong journey to the stage brings him back to Cochrane

Scotty Hills' lifelong journey to the stage brings him back to Cochrane

While many kids take up swimming lessons or join the Scouts or Girl Guides, Scotty Hills was embarking on the journey to become a professional musician. At age two, Hills was trying his best to sing like Aretha Franklin or Diana Ross on the radio.