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New bridge goes through the heart of Riversong

New bridge goes through the heart of Riversong

The Cochrane urban planning geniuses are back at it again. This time it’s the connection of the new Jack Tennant Memorial bridge directly into the heart of suburbia and not out to highway 22 as originally promised.
EDITORIAL: Students' return too school shows it is never to early to start planning

EDITORIAL: Students' return too school shows it is never to early to start planning

The year 2020 has forced us to become extremely adaptable while accepting that the future is fluid and unpredictable.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Don’t swallow the pits! Wisdom for world out of whack

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Don’t swallow the pits! Wisdom for world out of whack

Last Friday, as is Mary Anna’s and my weekly summertime custom, we visited Glen’s Truck – Glen Koenig ’s fresh BC produce truck, that is, in the Rexall Pharmacy parking lot in Cochrane.
COLUMN: Grow your own perennial feast

COLUMN: Grow your own perennial feast

There’s been a surge of interest in food-growing over the past months as the pandemic has revealed the vulnerabilities of our centralized and industrial food system.
EDITORIAL: Push to rebuild McDougal Church an act of ignorance

EDITORIAL: Push to rebuild McDougal Church an act of ignorance

If Canadians truly wish to honour the process of Reconciliation we need to listen to Stoney Nakoda First Nation.
COFFEE WITH WARREN: Mission Mexico and the meritorious Father Fred MSM

COFFEE WITH WARREN: Mission Mexico and the meritorious Father Fred MSM

The Governor General of Canada has named Fr. Fred Monk , former pastor of St. Mary’s Church, Cochrane (1998-2007), as a recipient of the Meritorious Service Medal (Civil Division) for founding Mission Mexico ( missionmexico.com ).
Letter to the Editor: Franciscans development on the slopes of Big Hill

Letter to the Editor: Franciscans development on the slopes of Big Hill

The Franciscans proposed development plan on the slopes of Big Hill is seeking further stakeholder input.

COLUMN: Racism in Canada

Three important events have transpired in recent months that have underscored the presence of racism in Canada. First, hereditary leaders of the We’tsu’we’tun people asserted Indigenous title to unceded lands.
Letter to the Editor: Do not rebuild the McDougall Church

Letter to the Editor: Do not rebuild the McDougall Church

I was pleased to read your editorial regarding this being the time to take anti-racism action.
Embracing disruption to create innovation

Embracing disruption to create innovation

Celebrating the students of Bow Valley and Cochrane High youth who will no doubt help create a better world were honoured this week. They remind us of the important place youth have in shaping our society.