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Santa's on his way

Santa's on his way

With Christmas only days away, there’s little doubt that Santa and his elves are busy putting the finishing touches on this year’s trip around the world. But before he and the reindeer take off, Mr.

CSHO gets $15K grant from CREB

The Cochrane Society for Housing Options (CSHO) was awarded a $15,000 grant from the Calgary Real Estate Board (CREB) Charitable Foundation Dec. 12.
Manachaban students give the gift of Christmas to those in need

Manachaban students give the gift of Christmas to those in need

It was the Christmas gift to end all wish lists for Ecole Manachaban Middle School teacher Megan Wamboldt.
Locks lost to help children with medical issues

Locks lost to help children with medical issues

It may have been Friday the 13th, but there was no bad luck in sight for Ruby Irwin.
County's base budget includes tax increase

County's base budget includes tax increase

Rocky View County’s (RVC) base operating and capital budget was approved by council Dec. 10, and ratepayers should expect about a three per cent increase in taxes for the 2014 year.
Re-name Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation fescue research project

Re-name Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation fescue research project

The Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation (GRPF) is welcoming votes for the re-naming of the Foothills Fescue Research Institute.
Drew and the Crew rock Cochrane's BullHorn Saloon Dec. 28

Drew and the Crew rock Cochrane's BullHorn Saloon Dec. 28

From an early musical education on the East Coast to her role in the Calgary Philharmonic Chorus to fronting her own act, it’s been a road well travelled for singer/songwriter Jacquie Drew.
Pilot program brings generations together

Pilot program brings generations together

For three days each week, Seniors on the Bow (SOTB) fills with the boundless energy only a teenager can have. “You can feel their energy coming as they walk down the hall,” said Lynn Noble of the St.
Flowers receives award of merit

Flowers receives award of merit

It was the icing on the cake to wind down the 25th year anniversary for Cochrane Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) staff to see their manager, Susan Flowers, receive an ‘Award of Merit’ Nov. 29.
Stuntman returns

Stuntman returns

When local Cochraninte and Hollywood stunt coordinator Steven McMichael heard the Cochrane Movie House would be holding a red carpet event Dec.