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McBride stepping down as Cochrane mayor

McBride stepping down as Cochrane mayor

Cochrane mayor Truper McBride has announced that he will not seek re-election in the next municipal election.

Locals to be recognized during national volunteer week

Cochranites will be kicking off National Volunteer Week in style, with a complimentary appreciation event for the kind-hearted residents among us.

Stoney Nakoda residents fight back against diabetes

According to a 2009 study from Health Canada, the age-standardized, self-reported prevalence of diabetes among First Nations adults living on-reserve was 19.7 per cent — 14.5 percentage points higher than the general population.

Northstar Ford group raises over $100,000 for two worthy causes

Cochrane’s Northstar Ford, together with the Northstar Ford group’s dealerships in Calgary, Fort McMurray and Fort McKay, raised more than $106,000 for the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation and the Edge School Foundation.
James to perform at Cochrane Trade Show

James to perform at Cochrane Trade Show

Canadian musician Colin James will be coming to Cochrane, courtesy of the Cochrane Trade Show, Legacy Guitar and Coffee House and the 2013 Cochrane Guitar Show.

Poker tourney supports Fleury's Victor Walk

The Stoney Nakoda Resort and Casino will be playing host to Theo Fleury and his Orange Movement initiative during the Victor Walk Charity Fundraiser Poker Tournament.

Old Shell station being torn down

The former Shell gas station, that now sits empty along Highway 1A beside the KFC restaurant, will soon be demolished.
Art show springs into Cochrane

Art show springs into Cochrane

Pushing those winter months out of our minds for good is the second annual Spring is in the Air Art Show, Sale and Fundraiser.
Strings the thing for Cochrane's Powell family

Strings the thing for Cochrane's Powell family

It’s rare in the music business that a performer walks out of an audition knowing they’ve already been accepted.
Council favours the delay of wind turbine project

Council favours the delay of wind turbine project

Cochrane council unanimously voted in favour of developing a renewable energy framework for the purpose of providing direction for projects like the wind turbine at Cochrane High School (CHS).