Sportsplex closed due to worker accident

Sportsplex closed due to worker accident A workplace injury was responsible for the closure of the Olds Sports Complex on Aug. 27.

Raising concerns

Raising concerns

Municipal Planning Commission member Don Dwyer raises concern about relaxing bylaw provisions.


Municipal Planning Commissioner expresses concern over bylaw exceptions

Municipal Planning Commission (MPC) member Don Dwyer wants to make sure developers and residents make every effort to meet...


Council gets first look at draft public art policy

In its first sitting since returning from the summer break, Olds town council discussed a proposed public art policy at its...


Olds student brains behind international award-winning architecture project

An Olds university student is the brains behind an international architectural design competition submission in Winnipeg...


Local bikers attend anti-bullying ride

At least 10 motorcycle riders from Olds were expected to participate in the third annual Ride for Bully Awareness Sunday,...


Olds residents air grievances to Ombudsman reps

In her visit to Olds, Marie Paturel, an investigator for the Alberta Ombudsman, found that those making appointments to see...


Uptowne Olds Committee may sell Xmas ornaments

The Uptowne Olds Committee is considering getting Christmas ornaments made depicting historic Olds buildings Ė and maybe...


Hard-working band from Olds makes good

Hard-working band from Olds makes good

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


Inquiry needed but unlikely

Sometimes well-meaning and necessary actions to protect the public interest run into a brick wall called political...