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Students get lessons on finances

With November earmarked as Financial Literacy Month, Junior Achievement of Southern Alberta (JASA) is getting into the spirit of things — bringing their money and business focused programming into Cochrane area schools.
War vet opens up about experiences

War vet opens up about experiences

Retired Sgt. John Cotton of the British Army 8th Kings Irish Hussars is living proof that a war he fought some 60 years ago never leaves the memory of anyone who survives combat.
New county reeve appointed at officiating ceremony

New county reeve appointed at officiating ceremony

Rocky View County’s (RVC) newly-elected council members were sworn in at the Organization Meeting held at the County Office Oct. 29.

Friends of Mitford throws a fundraising gala

For the second year running, the Friends of Mitford Education Society will be throwing its fundraising gala. This year, the students of Mitford School will be providing the entertainment for the aptly named Snowman Stomp Gala.
Reward offered for return of WinterFest mascot, Rusty

Reward offered for return of WinterFest mascot, Rusty

Should you come face to face with a 12-foot-high barbed wire snowman decorated in holiday lights, make no mistake about it: his name is Rusty and he is to immediately be returned to Brooks Tower, or any other member of the Cochrane and Area Events So

Tickets still available for firefighter charity ball

Bust out your dancing shoes and your finest attire — it’s almost time for the annual fireman’s ball to light up Cochrane. The 2013 Cochrane Firefighter Charity Ball is slated to run Nov. 23 at The Links of GlenEagles.
County approves $308,525 in funding

County approves $308,525 in funding

Following recommendations from Rocky View County’s (RVC) Oct. 12 Regional Recreation Board Meeting, RVC council unanimously approved funding for three projects at its regular meeting Oct. 29.

Cochrane Legion to hold Remembrance Day service

The Cochrane Legion will be hosting its annual Remembrance Day services this Nov. 11.

Remembrance Day ceremonies around the Cochrane area

The Bragg Creek Community Centre will be bustling Nov. 11 for the hamlet’s annual Remembrance Day ceremony. “It’s so important for us to honour our veterans,” said Laura Matthews, special events coordinator for the Bragg Creek Community Association.

Calgary's first professional choir coming to Cochrane

For anyone who fancies the choral tradition, Calgary’s first professional chamber choir, Luminous Voices, will be performing at the Cochrane RancheHouse Nov. 9 at 8 p.m. in honour of Remembrance Day.