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EDITORIAL: Town of Cochrane and Rocky View County's relationship critical to Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre success

EDITORIAL: Town of Cochrane and Rocky View County's relationship critical to Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre success

Rather than continue to attack the cost of the operations at the facility one can only hope that council will begin to focus its efforts on encouraging Rocky View County to pay its fair share to Spray Lake Sawmills Family Sports Centre.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Jupiter and Saturn embrace in the glow of the sun

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Jupiter and Saturn embrace in the glow of the sun

To be channels of light for a despairing world – what a positive thought! Following up on last week’s column on how Jack Frost’s window art is just such a channel for light passing through its etched loveliness, I’d like to lo
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Democracy under attack in Alberta

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Democracy under attack in Alberta

I remember watching a movie about life in the future as I was growing up that showed a society in which the bulk of the people lived in squalor and ghetto settings, the elite living in safe and bright societies far above with strong security systems
Searching for answers more than 60 years later

Searching for answers more than 60 years later

Being new to computer use and looking at Facebook, I came across your newspaper ( The Cochrane Eagle ) and saw Bragg Creak mentioned. In 1956 or 1957 I was working on a Ranch in the Jumping Pound area. My boss was a fellow by the name of Tom Bateman.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pathway etiquette missing

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pathway etiquette missing

As a frequent pathway walker, it is frustrating how many people are not moving over to allow adequate social distancing. Many are obviously not from the same household.
EDITORIAL: Limiting the spread of COVID-19 responsibility of all Albertans

EDITORIAL: Limiting the spread of COVID-19 responsibility of all Albertans

This week our province faces the introduction of the toughest public health measures to date. These restrictions have the singular goal of reducing close personal contact between Albertans to help slow the spread of COVID-19.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Frostbite or channels of light?

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Frostbite or channels of light?

A familiar Christmas song begins: “Chestnuts roasting on an open fire, Jack Frost nipping at your nose….
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thank you for support during search for missing person

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thank you for support during search for missing person

To the Cochrane RCMP, Cochrane Search & Rescue, the Calgary and Foothills Search & Rescue teams and the people in the Cochrane community.
COLUMN: Road Trip: 94 Take the Cake Café and The British Banger Company

COLUMN: Road Trip: 94 Take the Cake Café and The British Banger Company

Once in a while you have to hit the open road and take a trip. In the past Sue and I have been to Tofino on the west coast of Vancouver Island; Yellowknife, NWT and St. John’s, Newfoundland.
Councillor's Column: Unprecedented times call for unprecedented kindness

Councillor's Column: Unprecedented times call for unprecedented kindness

This is one of the positive messages being shared by the Cochrane Social Recovery Task Force.