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Rally at Cochrane Bethany Care brings large crowd

Rally at Cochrane Bethany Care brings large crowd

Anger and frustration were prevalent themes as family members of those living in the Bethany Care Centre Cochrane and workers from the centre gathered more than 100-strong to protest the latest round of cuts to care and services at Bethany Care May 5

County Plan will be made public shortly

A revised County Plan will be made public later this month. During a presentation to council April 30, Richard Barss, the county’s project manager, said the plan should be complete by May 24 and come before council for first reading May 28.

Residents question RVC budget during public meeting

Five residents aired their concerns April 30 during a public meeting regarding Rocky View County’s (RVC) proposed 2013 budget, which was set to go before council May 7 for final approval.

Cochrane Community Awards reveals names of nominees

Nominees for the 2013 Cochrane Community Awards have been announced, and the list is extensive, with an array of 32 residents, businesses and schools up for one of 12 pieces of hardware.

Garage sale aims to fundraise for local cause

Boasting a selection of sporting goods, handbags and designer items, the fifth-annual Royal LePage Shelter Foundation is well on their way to achieving their fundraising goals.
Shop teacher building solid program at St. Tim's

Shop teacher building solid program at St. Tim's

It’s like a scene from a movie, students lining up, fighting over which classes to take. Phys-ed, music and shop classes are usually at the top of the list, but not so in Alberta, and especially not so at Cochrane’s St. Timothy High School. St.

Local theft unsolved, Morley investigation ongoing

The April 21 theft at Cochrane Home Hardware Building Centre is currently labeled as unsolved, said Cpl. Greg Stannard of Cochrane RCMP. The incident, which is believed to have occurred between 3-3:30 a.m.
New school at Sunset Ridge given go-ahead by province; expected to open by 2016

New school at Sunset Ridge given go-ahead by province; expected to open by 2016

It’s official: Cochrane will receive a new K-8 school that will house up to 900 students.

Springbank Heritage Club to host seniors' housing open house May 15

Residents can learn more about a senior housing complex planned for Springbank during a public open house at the Springbank Heritage Club May 15.
Casey provides voice for pioneer series at SOTB

Casey provides voice for pioneer series at SOTB

Seniors on the Bow (SOTB) continued its popular ‘Voices of the Pioneer’ series with a visit from Banff-Cochrane MLA Ron Casey May 1.