Horse death stuns Bowden Daze organizers

Horse death stuns Bowden Daze organizers Organizers of the Bowden Daze rodeo are “in shock” after a horse died during the Central Alberta Rodeo Association (CARA)-sanctioned rodeo on July 26.

Home-field dominance gives Olds mosquito Spitfires provincial championship

Home-field dominance gives Olds mosquito Spitfires provincial championship

Strong pitching performances played a big part in the Olds Spitfires mosquito Tier 1 A team capturing their league’s...


Overdue utility payments could go to property taxes

This past winter, the Town of Olds experimented with a different method of collecting utility accounts in arrears. At its...


Battle to move Khadr from Bowden heading to Supreme Court

Battle to move Khadr from Bowden heading to Supreme Court

Whether or not the Bowden Institution's most infamous resident stays put or moves to another correctional...


Accredited Supports to the Community celebrates 40th anniversary

Accredited Supports to the Community celebrates 40th anniversary

There was a time when people with developmental disabilities would be sent to remote locations for vocational training but...


Uptowne businesses react to 50 Avenue construction

As the Town of Olds revitalizes its uptowne area, one business owner in the area plans to do the same with her...


Meeting with OHS classmates like brothers and sisters, alumnus says

Meeting with OHS classmates like brothers and sisters, alumnus says

Since they were last in a classroom together, a world war had been fought, a man set foot on the moon and the...


Think positive, local woman with cancer says

Think positive, local woman with cancer says

Jessica Christensen has been living with cancer for the last seven months and says she’ll have to take medication for the...


Let’s get Hwy 2A open for all traffic

On June 3, MLA Bruce Rowe, along with several of us who have opposed the construction of traffic-impeding concrete medians...