Bowden remuneration issue over procedure, not pay

Bowden town council’s debate over remuneration was not over how much they get paid – that was settled earlier, Mayor Robb Stuart says. Instead, he says, the issue was whether council saw any need to change a procedural bylaw that deals with that matter.

Firehose tester unveiled

Firehose tester unveiled

Members of the Olds Fire Department and the Rotary Club of Olds got together Aug. 27 to demonstrate a firehose tester.


House arrest for area break-ins

A local-area man was handed a one-year conditional sentence after he pleaded guilty on Aug. 27 in Didsbury court to three...


Town to transfer overdue utilities

The Town of Olds has changed how it will collect overdue water bills.


Plenty in store this school year, say school officials

For thousands of Olds and area students, the summer holidays will be reduced to mere memories when they return to school on...


Town rezones patch of donated land

A land-use bylaw amendment that would allow an “essential public service” to be provided on land recently acquired by the...


Parking lot for Mountain View Credit Union approved

The Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) has approved a proposal to create a paved parking lot on a strip of land just west...


Town to send two OHS students to conference in September

Two students from Olds High School will get to attend the second annual leadership conference put on by the Leadership...


Hard-working band from Olds makes good

Hard-working band from Olds makes good

It’s sometimes hard to get an answer from the five members of the Olds-based band Tattered as they sit around a kitchen...