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Man charged, four vehicles located in RCMP air operation

Man charged, four vehicles located in RCMP air operation

An RCMP air operation attempting to locate stolen property on the Stoney Nakoda First Nation led to one man being charged and four vehicles recovered, police said.
Rocky View County residents remain concerned about West Cochrane gravel operation

Rocky View County residents remain concerned about West Cochrane gravel operation

“This information that has been put in front of them should be of interest. At least it should be checked in the field to see if this actually needs to be a concern, or is an issue."
Cochrane council approves updates to off-site levies

Cochrane council approves updates to off-site levies

"I'm excited about the opportunities it presents in terms of setting the platform for our future," Reed said.
Cochrane Corridor visionary document approved by council

Cochrane Corridor visionary document approved by council

."By putting the concept out there that captures the principals and ideas and concepts [of the Town] ... It invites partnership with the private sector. We can show what we hope to see," Derricott said.
Cochrane Historic Downtown and Centennial Park playground getting a facelift

Cochrane Historic Downtown and Centennial Park playground getting a facelift

"One of the things I learned clearly during COVID is the importance of our parks and people being able to recreate together," McFadden said. "Overall, it's good for the community."
Cochranite coasting in the Rocky Mountain Corvette Cruise

Cochranite coasting in the Rocky Mountain Corvette Cruise

“It will be a beautiful drive,” Messner said. “Our only worry right now is what’s going to happen with the fires. Every day is a bit of a challenge in making sure everything is going to work out.”
Stoney Nakoda elder blesses RCMP members and newly erected teepee

Stoney Nakoda elder blesses RCMP members and newly erected teepee

“I want the young people to change, to become one of the RCMP. That’s my dream.”
Silver screen lights up for Cochrane's golden-agers

Silver screen lights up for Cochrane's golden-agers

"The seniors of Cochrane are always volunteering their time and doing a lot of things to make Cochrane better," Wolf said. "This was our chance to get involved and say a big thank you to them."
Cochrane Fire Services offer tips for water safety during Drowning Prevention Week

Cochrane Fire Services offer tips for water safety during Drowning Prevention Week

“It can fluctuate at a moment's notice. When it seems like it’s knee deep, you can take another step and it’s clear over your head."
Upcoming Amazing Cochrane Culture Quest aims to educate and celebrate the town’s diversity

Upcoming Amazing Cochrane Culture Quest aims to educate and celebrate the town’s diversity

"We want them to be quite interactive as far as what you're learning," Weisner said. "You might learn a dance or you might learn how to say something in a different language."