Create your own Tartan of the Prairies

Bert Sheppard Library and Archives At loose ends on a summer afternoon, I decided it was a good time to circle back to the Bert Sheppard Library and Archives and immerse myself in the history of the men and women who started ranching in western Canada almost 150 years ago.  Tucked into a sunlit high-ceilinged…

Adventures on the Heritage Day Long Weekend

Heritage Days To celebrate Heritage Day long weekend, we would like to pay homage to the ranching families that carry on their traditional way of life today in the Cochrane area. Start your weekend by stopping by the Cochrane Farmers Market on Saturday. With almost 60 vendors, you will meet local ranching families, artisans, and…