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Cultivate Cochrane: Mobile Greenhouse bridges generations

Cultivate Cochrane: Mobile Greenhouse bridges generations

In this month's column, Cultivate Cochrane director Jacke Skrypnek touts the positive impacts of the Passive Solar Roller and the Seniors for Kids volunteer program.
Editorial: Battle of Alberta

Editorial: Battle of Alberta

An NHL playoff run brings plenty of energy to a community. In light of the long-lasting COVID-19 pandemic, an exciting encounter between two regional rivals will help revive some of the community enthusiasm that has been lost over the last two years.
Letter: Town surplus a convenient distraction

Letter: Town surplus a convenient distraction

Last week, the Town of Cochrane reported a $3.2 million surplus. At first glance, this seems like straightforward good news.
Coffee with Warren: Grandkids and gardens, yes! But blessings for aggressors?

Coffee with Warren: Grandkids and gardens, yes! But blessings for aggressors?

Warren Harbeck recalls a heartwarming encounter with a friend over coffee.
Letter: Bill 15 is misguided and dangerous

Letter: Bill 15 is misguided and dangerous

Dear editor, For more than five decades ending in 2018, I had the privilege of teaching in public schools in B.C.
Coffee with Warren: Great-grandma’s food grinder

Coffee with Warren: Great-grandma’s food grinder

Long before food processors graced kitchen counters, home cooks screwed a handy food grinder onto the edge of their table to mince meat and vegetables.
Editorial: Avian Flu

Editorial: Avian Flu

For the first time ever, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has confirmed bird flu in several Alberta poultry flocks this spring.
Letter: In response to last week's letter

Letter: In response to last week's letter

Dear Editor, I feel compelled to respond to the comments of Alan Spiller last week regarding Conservative Party of Canada leadership candidate Pierre Poilievre and the rally at Spruce Meadows.
Coffee with Warren: Robins put smiles on faces

Coffee with Warren: Robins put smiles on faces

The return of spring also brings the return of our feathered friend, the robin.
Editorial: Spring awakening

Editorial: Spring awakening

'Far beyond the unveiling of fresh potholes and yes, the advent of construction season, too, is the opportunity for each of us to put a little spring — pun intended — in our step.'