The Olds Albertan http://www.oldsalbertan.ca Olds News, Events, and more. <![CDATA[Highland Hustlers finish atop Race for Kids]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Highland-Hustlers-finish-atop-Race-for-Kids-20160621 The Highland Hustlers were winners at this year's Race for Kids on two fronts – by finishing first in the event and at the top of the fundraising leaderboard.
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<![CDATA[Strong showing for two Olds High School students in art competition]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Strong-showing-in-prestigious-art-competition-20160621 Two Olds High School (OHS) students were among 62 whose artwork was chosen to be in the prestigious 2016 ShowOff Alberta College of Art and Design High School Student Competition.
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<![CDATA[Best turnout ever for tree-climbing championships]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Best-turnout-ever-for-treeclimbing-championships-20160621 A tree-climbing championship held in Olds this past weekend went extremely well, according to competition chair Gerard Fournier.
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<![CDATA[Elementary school's 'Tour de Olds' teaches Olympic values]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Elementary-schools-Tour-de-Olds-teaches-Olympic-values-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Elementary-schools-Tour-de-Olds-teaches-Olympic-values-20160621 <![CDATA[Canada Post strike or lockout might hit Olds]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Canada-Post-strike-or-lockout-might-hit-Olds-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Canada-Post-strike-or-lockout-might-hit-Olds-20160621 <![CDATA[Newspaper has contingency plan if strike or lockout occurs]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/20160621/OLD0801/306219961/-1/OLD Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/20160621/OLD0801/306219961/-1/OLD <![CDATA[Council approves medical marijuana development]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Council-approves-medical-marijuana-development-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Council-approves-medical-marijuana-development-20160621 <![CDATA[Pot plant business just in the initial stage]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Pot-plant-business-just-in-the-seedling-stage-20160621 The promise of jobs and expansion of the town's industrial base appears to have been a key factor in a decision by Olds council to approve a development application by a company that wants to produce medical marijuana here. Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Pot-plant-business-just-in-the-seedling-stage-20160621 <![CDATA[Olds RCMP gets drug education money]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olds-RCMP-gets-drug-education-money-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olds-RCMP-gets-drug-education-money-20160621 <![CDATA[Grizzlys budget nearly balanced]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Grizzlys-budget-nearly-balanced-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Grizzlys-budget-nearly-balanced-20160621 <![CDATA[History book launch, reunion in Torrington]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Big-weekend-in-Torrington-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Big-weekend-in-Torrington-20160621 <![CDATA[Revenue from fundraiser for library down]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Library-fundraiser-revenue-down-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Library-fundraiser-revenue-down-20160621 <![CDATA[Olsen named Grizzlys captain]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olsen-named-Grizzlys-captain-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olsen-named-Grizzlys-captain-20160621 <![CDATA[Gymnasts improve their skills in club's new location]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Gymnasts-improve-in-new-location-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Gymnasts-improve-in-new-location-20160621 <![CDATA[Sports briefs]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Sports-briefs-20160621 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Sports-briefs-20160621 <![CDATA[Brock, 12, latest from Smith family to attend Summer Games]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Smith-family-full-of-Summer-Games-athletes-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Smith-family-full-of-Summer-Games-athletes-20160614 <![CDATA[Olds' U-14 and U-16 girls advance to provincials after District Finals wins]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/U14-and-U16-girls-advance-after-District-Finals-wins-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:09 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/U14-and-U16-girls-advance-after-District-Finals-wins-20160614 <![CDATA[Olds Community Lending Shelf meeting big needs in low-key fashion]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Lending-Shelf-meets-needs-in-lowkey-fashion-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:09 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Lending-Shelf-meets-needs-in-lowkey-fashion-20160614 <![CDATA[OC president receives international leadership award]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/OC-president-receives-leadership-award-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:10 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/OC-president-receives-leadership-award-20160614 <![CDATA[Record Olds College graduation class]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Record-OC-graduation-class-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:10 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Record-OC-graduation-class-20160614 <![CDATA[Feds should invest in colleges to spur economy]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Invest-in-colleges-to-spur-economy-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:09 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Invest-in-colleges-to-spur-economy-20160614 <![CDATA[Visiting artist Carole Bondaroff leads workshop on monoprinting at Olds Municipal Library]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Visiting-artist-leads-workshop-on-monoprinting-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:09 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Visiting-artist-leads-workshop-on-monoprinting-20160614 <![CDATA[Record seller doing a brisk business]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Record-seller-doing-a-brisk-business-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:08 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Record-seller-doing-a-brisk-business-20160614 <![CDATA[Bischke named minor hockey's top exec in Alberta]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Bischke-named-minor-hockeys-top-exec-in-Alberta-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:08 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Bischke-named-minor-hockeys-top-exec-in-Alberta-20160614 <![CDATA[OHS track at ASAA provincials]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/OHS-track-at-ASAA-provincials-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:08 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/OHS-track-at-ASAA-provincials-20160614 <![CDATA[Olds College hosting own version of Beer Mile]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olds-College-hosting-own-version-of-Beer-Mile-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:08 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olds-College-hosting-own-version-of-Beer-Mile-20160614 <![CDATA[Olds High School teacher receives Excellence in Teaching award]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olds-High-School-teacher-wins-award-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:08 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olds-High-School-teacher-wins-award-20160614 <![CDATA[Concert raises nearly $4,000 for Fort McMurray food bank]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Concert-raises-nearly-4000-for-Fort-Mac-food-bank-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:07 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Concert-raises-nearly-4000-for-Fort-Mac-food-bank-20160614 <![CDATA[Grizzlys extend head coach for two years]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Grizzlys-extend-head-coach-for-two-years-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:07 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Grizzlys-extend-head-coach-for-two-years-20160614 <![CDATA[Bylaw amendment for mobile homes considered]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Bylaw-amendment-for-mobile-homes-considered-20160614 Tue, 14 Jun 2016 10:15:07 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Bylaw-amendment-for-mobile-homes-considered-20160614