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Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation focusing conservation efforts on Sprague's pipit this year

Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation focusing conservation efforts on Sprague's pipit this year

A rarely seen grassland bird will be one of the focuses of the Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation's (GRPF) conservation efforts this year.
Bragg Creek's Megan Pelkey is a world U17 waterski champion

Bragg Creek's Megan Pelkey is a world U17 waterski champion

Bragg Creek water skiing prodigy Megan Pelkey went to Chile to have fun and try her best, but came home a world champion.
Helping Hands Society celebrates one-year food rescue initiative anniversary in Cochrane

Helping Hands Society celebrates one-year food rescue initiative anniversary in Cochrane

“Saving all this food from the garbage, we’re offering it back to the community for free, and at this time with our economic state and climate, it’s such a worthy cause.”
Cochrane Public Library eliminates all card and late fees

Cochrane Public Library eliminates all card and late fees

“Overdue fines are a practice that negatively impacts low-income individuals by denying them exactly the service libraries exist to provide,” Fiedler-Sills said. “For patrons who can afford to pay, fines represent a little more than a minor inconvenience.”
GALLERY: Tryzub Dance Ensemble performs at Frank Wills Memorial Hall

GALLERY: Tryzub Dance Ensemble performs at Frank Wills Memorial Hall

The Tryzub Dance Ensemble performed at a Ukrainian New Year's party at Frank Wills Memorial Hall in Cochrane on Jan. 14. The party was hosted by Cochrane Family and Community Support Services, supported by the Family Resource Network, Rotary Club, Lions Club, the Town of Cochrane, and Bow RiversEdge Campground.
Generals drop to third in HJHL south division with pair of losses

Generals drop to third in HJHL south division with pair of losses

The Cochrane Generals junior B hockey team surrendered their second-place position in the Heritage Junior Hockey League's (HJHL) south division last weekend after a pair of defeats on home ice.
Cochrane couple outraged over slow response by Alberta Fish and Wildlife officers after deer injured on property

Cochrane couple outraged over slow response by Alberta Fish and Wildlife officers after deer injured on property

Lloyd wants to know why it took Alberta Fish and Wildlife so long to act, pointing out the time from his call to the officers' arrival was more than 10 hours.
Cochrane business owners share thoughts on single-use plastics ban

Cochrane business owners share thoughts on single-use plastics ban

“I think what’s going to happen and what we have seen is that it’s simply going to cost businesses a lot more money,” said. “We want to be environmentally friendly, absolutely, but those products are extremely expensive. So, for small businesses in particular, that’s going to be a huge hit.”
Cochrane's senior girls' basketball teams exhibit friendly rivalry in cross-town clash

Cochrane's senior girls' basketball teams exhibit friendly rivalry in cross-town clash

"The girls all know each other. I don’t see animosity, I just see good, aggressive play from the girls. A cross-town rivalry that isn’t too mean? That’s what you want.”
Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre rebrands as SLS Centre

Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre rebrands as SLS Centre

As part of the rebranding, SLS Centre also introduced a new slogan - “The Heart of the Community.”