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RVC council approves maintaining lease agreement for Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre

RVC council approves maintaining lease agreement for Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre

Rocky View County council has voted in favour of maintaining its lease and operating agreement with the Town of Cochrane for the Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre for the time being. Council made the decision at their June 29 meeting.
Cochrane Minor Hockey caps off season with scholarship presentation honouring past alumni

Cochrane Minor Hockey caps off season with scholarship presentation honouring past alumni

“It’s super exciting. But, it’s almost a kind of sad note because the guys know it’s the last games of their minor hockey career,” Sweet said.
Public hearing set for Town of Cochrane Corridor Plan

Public hearing set for Town of Cochrane Corridor Plan

“I do see the timing as important. We’re already seeing redevelopment along Griffin … In order for these Corridor Plans to come into effect they have to actually be in play prior to development applications happening,” McFadden said. “If we want this redevelopment to be looking to the future the Corridor Plan needs to be in place.”
Stoney Nakoda Canada Day walk mourns victims of Residential School system

Stoney Nakoda Canada Day walk mourns victims of Residential School system

“It was for the support and acknowledgment of our Residential School survivors and to honour our ancestors who didn’t make it home,” Holloway said. “We’ve been silenced for too long.”
Canada Day vigil honours children lost to Residential Schools

Canada Day vigil honours children lost to Residential Schools

“We still have to move forward— We have to continue this work,” Snow said. 
Photo Gallery: Cochrane Celebrates Canada Day

Photo Gallery: Cochrane Celebrates Canada Day

COCHRANE IN BRIEF, July 8

COCHRANE IN BRIEF, July 8

What's happening in Cochrane this week: the Boys and Girls Club of Cochrane and Area is hosting a pride colouring contest, the Cochrane and District Chamber of Commerce has partnered with Cochrane Tourism to provide personal picnics from local restaurants, and the Town is encouraging residents to "go slow on the H20."
Bow Valley Rugby Club hosts free Try Rugby Day

Bow Valley Rugby Club hosts free Try Rugby Day

“What a great time to start back up and get more and more people involved,” Horton said. “You can be any size and there’s a position for you on the field ... Most of rugby is no cuts. There’s no tryouts. You turn up you play.”
Kananaskis rescues on track to surpass record-breaking year set in 2020

Kananaskis rescues on track to surpass record-breaking year set in 2020

“It all wraps around planning— You have to be able to take care of yourself until we arrive,” Vonk said.
EDITORIAL: Plan ahead to stay safe when visiting K-Country

EDITORIAL: Plan ahead to stay safe when visiting K-Country

One of the greatest parts of Alberta is the pristine parks that call the province home. During the summer the trails in these areas are a beloved commodity for many Albertans.