The Olds Albertan http://www.oldsalbertan.ca Olds News, Events, and more. <![CDATA[Fire hits home on Family Day]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Fire-hits-home-on-Family-Day-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:30:33 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Fire-hits-home-on-Family-Day-20170221 <![CDATA[Two women arrested in drug bust]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Two-women-arrested-in-drug-bust-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:45:11 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Two-women-arrested-in-drug-bust-20170221 <![CDATA[Local residents protest snowmobile, quadding ban]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Local-residents-protest-snowmobile-quadding-ban-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Local-residents-protest-snowmobile-quadding-ban-20170221 <![CDATA[Pro-Kenney slate reflects riding association membership: Smith]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/ProKenney-slate-reflects-membership-Smith-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/ProKenney-slate-reflects-membership-Smith-20170221 <![CDATA[Family looks forward to Habitat For Humanity home]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Family-looks-forward-to-Habitat-home-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Family-looks-forward-to-Habitat-home-20170221 <![CDATA[Successful Habitat For Humanity open house]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Successful-Habitat-For-Humanity-open-house-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Successful-Habitat-For-Humanity-open-house-20170221 <![CDATA[Spartan wrestler wins bronze medal]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Spartan-wrestler-wins-bronze-medal-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Spartan-wrestler-wins-bronze-medal-20170221 <![CDATA[Snowmobile, quad ban criticized by resident]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Snowmobile-quad-ban-criticized-by-resident-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Snowmobile-quad-ban-criticized-by-resident-20170221 <![CDATA[Youth gets bronze Duke of Edinburgh's Award]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Youth-gets-bronze-Duke-of-Edinburghs-Award-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Youth-gets-bronze-Duke-of-Edinburghs-Award-20170221 <![CDATA[Bylaws to develop high school athletic land passed]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Bylaws-to-develop-HS-athletic-land-passed-20170221 Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Bylaws-to-develop-HS-athletic-land-passed-20170221 <![CDATA[Carbon tax forces golf course fee hike]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Carbon-tax-forces-golf-course-fee-hike-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:15 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Carbon-tax-forces-golf-course-fee-hike-20170214 <![CDATA[Carbon dioxide is not a problem: resident]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Carbon-dioxide-is-not-a-problem-resident-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:14 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Carbon-dioxide-is-not-a-problem-resident-20170214 <![CDATA[Dentists contribute 'significantly' to athletic park]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Dentists-contribute-significantly-to-athletic-park-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:12 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Dentists-contribute-significantly-to-athletic-park-20170214 <![CDATA[Masters curling championships coming to Olds]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Masters-curling-championships-coming-to-Olds-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:15 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Masters-curling-championships-coming-to-Olds-20170214 <![CDATA[Broncos basketball team beats Red Deer]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Broncos-basketball-team-beats-Red-Deer-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:15 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Broncos-basketball-team-beats-Red-Deer-20170214 <![CDATA[PC leadership convention delegates chosen]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/PC-leadership-convention-delegates-chosen-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:15 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/PC-leadership-convention-delegates-chosen-20170214 <![CDATA[Government defends carbon tax]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Government-defends-carbon-tax-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:14 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Government-defends-carbon-tax-20170214 <![CDATA[OI, chamber centre may open next month]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/OI-chamber-centre-may-open-next-month-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:13 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/OI-chamber-centre-may-open-next-month-20170214 <![CDATA[New interim town CAO chosen]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/New-interim-town-CAO-chosen-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:13 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/New-interim-town-CAO-chosen-20170214 <![CDATA[Business owner says he has little choice but to pass on carbon tax costs]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Have-to-pass-on-carbon-tax-costs-20170214 Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:45:13 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Have-to-pass-on-carbon-tax-costs-20170214 <![CDATA[Olds grows, Bowden remains static]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olds-grows-Bowden-remains-static-20170208 Wed, 08 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Olds-grows-Bowden-remains-static-20170208 <![CDATA[Firm asks for clothing bin "exclusivity" at recycling centre]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Firm-asks-for-clothing-bin-quotexclusivityquot-20170207 Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Firm-asks-for-clothing-bin-quotexclusivityquot-20170207 <![CDATA[Council approves bylaw for new subdivision]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Council-approves-bylaw-for-new-subdivision-20170207 A plan for a new Olds residential subdivision has received the green light from town council.
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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Council-approves-bylaw-for-new-subdivision-20170207
<![CDATA[Police search for armed robbery suspect]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Police-search-for-armed-robbery-suspect-20170207 Olds RCMP are asking for your help to find suspects wanted in connection with an armed robbery at the Rocky Mountain Liquor Store.
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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Police-search-for-armed-robbery-suspect-20170207
<![CDATA[Chamber of commerce president resigns]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Chamber-of-commerce-president-resigns-20170207 Olds & District Chamber of Commerce president Stephen Dodwell has resigned, after being in the post for about a year.
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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Chamber-of-commerce-president-resigns-20170207
<![CDATA[Strong results for local wrestlers]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Strong-results-for-local-wrestlers-20170207 Two members of the Olds High School wrestling team had great results during their first wrestling meet.
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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Strong-results-for-local-wrestlers-20170207
<![CDATA[Community members help crash victims]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Community-members-help-crash-victims-20170207 Kudos to all those who helped out during Friday's accident at Balsam Crescent off 54th Street.
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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Community-members-help-crash-victims-20170207
<![CDATA[Trudeau's biggest broken promise yet]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Trudeaus-biggest-broken-promise-yet-20170207 "We will make every vote count. We are committed to ensuring that 2015 will be the last federal election conducted under the first-past-the-post voting system."
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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Trudeaus-biggest-broken-promise-yet-20170207
<![CDATA[Grizzlys forward named Player of the Week]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Grizzlys-forward-Player-of--the-Week-20170207 Olds Grizzlys forward Landon Gross is the Canalta Hotels AJHL Player of the Week.
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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Grizzlys-forward-Player-of--the-Week-20170207
<![CDATA[Local Olympic athlete spurs interest in wrestling]]> http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Local-Olympic-athlete-spurs-interest-in-wrestling-20170207 The fact that wrestler and former Olds resident Danielle Lappage made it to the 2016 Olympics last summer has spurred several kids to try out for the Olds High School wrestling team, coach George Grant says.
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Tue, 07 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0700 http://www.oldsalbertan.ca/article/Local-Olympic-athlete-spurs-interest-in-wrestling-20170207