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Chance of rain today, thunderstorm

Chance of rain today, thunderstorm

Dry gardens and lawns might get some relief today with the forecast calling for a 60% chance of rain. It will be a cooler day than earlier in the week with the skies being mostly cloudy and the high only reaching 15 C.
PoorBoy performing at the Gentry

PoorBoy performing at the Gentry

Calgary-based band PoorBoy will be taking the stage at the Gentry Espresso and Wine Bar on June 8.
Cochrane Piranhas takes part in first swim meet of the season

Cochrane Piranhas takes part in first swim meet of the season

The Cochrane Pirahnas took part in their first swim meet on June 1.
Check out today's gas prices

Check out today's gas prices

Gas prices in Cochrane according to Gasbuddy.com are holding steady at 108.9 cents per litre. However, there are two divergents. The Shell on Big Hill Springs Road continues to be the highest local price at 116.
Future development concept plans revealed for 219 acres on Ghost Lake

Future development concept plans revealed for 219 acres on Ghost Lake

Concept plans were tested at the first open house in Ghost Lake.
Wednesday's weather forecast

Wednesday's weather forecast

It's going to be another nice day in Cochrane. The mercury will climb to 20 C by this afternoon with a mix of sun and cloud.
Fire advisory issued

Fire advisory issued

The Town of Cochrane has declared a fire advisory for 4:30 p.m. June 4 due to current and anticipated weather conditions. Residents are reminded to be extra vigilant when using open flames.
Cochrane gas prices hold at 108.9

Cochrane gas prices hold at 108.9

Gas prices in Cochrane continue to hold at 108.9 cents per litre with the exception of the Shell on Big Hill Springs Road, which still has prices set at 116.9 according to GasBuddy.com.
Catching up with MLA Peter Guthrie:

Catching up with MLA Peter Guthrie:

Airdrie-Cochrane MLA Pete Guthrie returned this week from Edmonton following his maiden speech at the Alberta Legislature – where he kept much of the focus on the growing infrastructure demands stemming from his rapidly growing consitituency.
Catching up with the mayor: Commuter Rail, Tri-Sites and the Cochrane Vision

Catching up with the mayor: Commuter Rail, Tri-Sites and the Cochrane Vision

Mayor Jeff Genung has made it clear that the Town of Cochrane is in support of the Commuter Rail project that is currently being reviewed by the province.