Government of Canada and Red Deer College Invest to Renew Infrastructure in Alberta

Red Deer College is receiving funding from the federal government for students to access new training opportunities in the alternative energy sector and for green energy upgrades. In an announcement…

Local Sports

73rd Annual Lacombe Farmers & Farmerettes Bonspiel is in the Books

The 73rd Annual Lacombe Farmers and Farmerettes Bonspiel wrapped up on Saturday night. In the A Event Regan Fuhrhop defeated Kevin Broderson. It was Don Olson over Martin Sherrer in the B. The C…

Lacombe U16 Edge Ringette Clinch Gold Medals in Leduc

A job well done by the Lacombe U16 Edge, the team went undefeated at the Wild Thing tournament in Leduc over the weekend, and clinched gold medals.

Generals Take Care of Eagles at Home

The Lacombe Generals started off their two-game weekend series against the Stony Plain Eagles with a victory on Friday night in chinook league action. The first place Generals beat the Eagles six to…

Lacombian Heading to Canadian Junior Curling Championships

Lacombe was well represented in the Junior Womans Curling Provincial Championships. Once teammates, Chantele Broderson and Julie Selvais met last weekend in the Junior Womans Provincial finals…

Ag News

Recognizing the Work of a Local Pulse Promoter on This Global Pulse Day

A Sylvan Lake area farmer recently named the Pulse Promoter of the Year says it's a tremendous honour for a once in a lifetime opportunity she was given. As we mark Global Pulse Day today, we tip our…

Ag for Life Looking for Farm Photos to Help Tell Alberta's Ag Story

With Canada's Agriculture Day coming up in February, a call is out for photo's to help tell Alberta's Agriculture Story. Ag for Life is creating a digital #WeAreAbAg photo book to help highlight the…

Open Farm Days Breaks Records as More People are Keen to Learn Where their Food Comes From

Open Farm Days broke records this year as visitors flocked to farms and ranches across the province to experience the sights, sounds and tastes of rural Alberta. There were close to 18,000 visits to… is Cochrane's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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Books and Bevvies - Fundraiser for Mary C. Moore Library

21 January 2017 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Mary C. Moore Public Library

MAG Sampler - Defining The West

22 January 2017 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Red Deer Museum and Art Gallery

Ponoka Town & Country Bonspiel

24 January 2017 6:30 pm - 28 January 2017 6:00 pm

Ponoka Culture & Recreation Complex

Robbie Burns Day Tea

25 January 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Cronquist House