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COFFEE WITH WARREN: Snow ghosts bow to Jack Frost

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Snow ghosts bow to Jack Frost

On a recent sub-zero morning I went out to the curb and what did I see but my frost-covered car glaring at me!
COUNCIL COLUMN: Passing the torch of volunteerism, community leadership

COUNCIL COLUMN: Passing the torch of volunteerism, community leadership

Ronnie’s memory will inspire us to rise.
MARTIN PARNELL: The Decade by the Numbers

MARTIN PARNELL: The Decade by the Numbers

As the next decade begins I’m looking ahead to see what’s coming next.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Thank you, coffee companions

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Thank you, coffee companions

The inspiration for this week’s column was born in a book brought to my attention by Cochrane’s globe-cycling couple, Robyn MacKay and Bruce Roberts.

The Inherent Pathway to Effective First Nations Governance

First Nations are aware that the Indian Act perpetuates governance problems and that meaningful change is virtually impossible to make under this law. They recognize that their inherent right can be a pathway to effective governance.
COUNCIL COLUMN: Holiday wishes from Mayor Genung

COUNCIL COLUMN: Holiday wishes from Mayor Genung

Light on timing of Christmas

Light on timing of Christmas

“Dust?” the friar said to his young friend. “You and I may be made from dust, true – but it’s star dust!”
TALKING IT OUT: 10 Strategies for Dealing with Family Triggers on the Holidays

TALKING IT OUT: 10 Strategies for Dealing with Family Triggers on the Holidays

With some planning and preparation you can maximize the peace of the season.
Congratulations, Stoney authors!

Congratulations, Stoney authors!

Five authors from Morley, writing in their Stoney Nakoda language, were among 12 Treaty Seven authors whose children’s books were launched at the Calgary Central Library on Dec. 14.
Cochrane’s Water Rates are changing for 2020

Cochrane’s Water Rates are changing for 2020

The average household in Cochrane, which uses approximately 11-12 cubic metres (m3) of water a month, should not notice much more of an increase in their water utility bills.