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Grizzlys Make Presidential Change; Working On New Business Plan

A Town Hall Meeting Is Slated For Tuesday April 29th At 7pm At The Legion. It Will Include A Look At The Grizzlys Interim Business Plan Plus A Chance For Feedback From The Community..

Sergeant Jacobsen To Say Farewell To Central Alberta

In The Next Couple Of Months The Didsbury RCMP Detachment Will Have A New Sergeant.

Town Of Olds Rolls Out Blue Bins; Gives Go Ahead To Capital Improvements

Blue Bins In Place After Big Day Of Deliveries. Meantime, Starting June 1st Contractors And Town Of Olds Crews Will Begin Work On The 2014 Capital Municipal Improvement Program.

Reservoir Upgrades For East Carstairs

CAO Carl McDonnell Says The New Reservoir Pump Station Should Take The Community Into A Population Of Up To 15, 000 People, Making It A Major Facility.

MV County Council Considering 1% Mill Rate Hike

On April 23rd Mountain View County council Is Expected To Finalize The Tax Rate Bylaw For 2014 As Well As The Proposed Operating Budget For This Year Of Just Over $47 Million Dollars.

Innisfail Council Approves 2014 Tax Rate Bylaw

A 2 Or 3 Per Cent Hike Can Be Expected For The Average Residential Ratepayer After A 0% Mill Rate Increase Was Green Lighted For This Year.

Deer Meadow Students Sit In On Olds Council Meeting

A Room Full Of Concerned Citizens Was On Hand For The April 14th Council Meeting. It Just So Happend That All Of Those Citizens Were Part Of A Grade 6 Class Visit From DMS.

Bruce Rowe Explains Why Controversial School Bullying Motion Was Voted Down

The Tories And Wildrose Party Members Who Voted Down A Liberal Motion That Would Have Supported Gay-Straight Alliances In The Province Say Schools Are Already Mandated To Provide A Safe Environment For Students.

MP For Wildrose Calls Flaherty's Death 'Sad Day For Tory Caucus And All Of Canada'

Former Federal Finance Minister Jim Flaherty Passed Away Thursday, April 10th At The Age 64 In His Ottawa Apartment.

Three Hills RCMP Make Arrests Following Delburne Fas Gas Armed Robbery

2 Young Offenders Have Been Arrested And Face Charges.

Spring Runoff Rapidly Rolling Through MV County Roadways

The First Road Closures In Mountain View County Occurred On Wednesday, April 9th And Many More Are Expected As The Snowpack Continues To Melt.

Central Alberta Regional Collaborative Service Delivery Appealing For More Funding

The Chinook's Edge Superintendent Believes The Provincial Government's Funding Model Is Flawed And It Has Left The Central Alberta RCSD With A $1.4 Million Dollar Shortfall.

Women's Hockey Hero Headlines OC Broncos Athletic Banquet

Meaghan Mikkelson Overcame More Than Most To Help Team Canada Strike Gold In Sochi. Despite Playing With A Broken Right Hand, The Former Wisconsin Badger Set Up The First Goal Of Canada's Stirring Late Game Comeback Versus The Americans.

First Reading Of Tax Rate Bylaw Passed By Sundre Council

The Tax Rate Increase For Sundre Residents Is Going To Be Just Below 3%, while Businesses Will See A Hike Of Just Under 1.6%.

Animal Health Technology Program Receives Digital X-Ray Unit

The AHT Welcomed The Personnel Who Made The Purchase Possible To The Olds College Campus On Friday, April 4th.

Community Involvment Earns More Accolades For AHLer From Olds

The Man Of The Year For The American Hockey League's St. John's IceCaps Is Once Again Jason Jaffray.

Emergency Response Funding For Provincial Highways Boosted By AB Transportation

Municipalities And Their Taxpayers Will No Longer Be Left Picking Up The Shortfall When Fire Departments Respond To Emergency Situations On Provincial Highways.

Alberta's Ag Minister Comments On Fail Rail For Grain Farmers Act

A More Permanent Step To Ease The National Grain Backlog Was Taken When The Federal Government Tabled Legislation To Further Enhance Rail Service. Alberta's Ag Minister Verlyn Olsen Calls The Fair Rail For Grain Farmers Act, 'Finally A Response To What They Had Been Asking For'.

2014 Provincial Budget Supports 2000 New Spaces To Campus Alberta System.

A $32.5 Million Dollar Increase In Provincial Funding This year Is Aimed At Giving Post-Secondary Students In Alberta Greater Access To High Demand Programs. At Olds College, The Money Will Go Towards 18 First Year Fashion Apparel Diploma Program Spaces.

UFA Expanding Its Presence In Airdrie

The City of Airdrie Is Getting A UFA Petroleum Bulk Fuel & Cardlock Along With A New Farm & Ranch Supply Store In 2015.

Bowden Council Passes 2014 Budget

An Increase In The Municipal Tax Rate For Of Bowden Is Slated For This Year Following The Approval Of The Town's New Budget.

New Identity For Olds Ag Society

OAS Membership Made The Bold & Visionary Decision One Year Ago To Change To The Olds Regional Exhibition. Monday's (March 24th) Annual General Meeting Included The Official Launch, Along With A New Logo.

Borrowing Bylaws For O-Net Loan Given Green Light By Olds Council

The Completion Of O-Net's Fibre Optic Service Is Another Step Closer To Being A Reality Thanks To Backing By The Town Of Olds.

Bethany Didsbury Opens Supportive Living Care Spaces For Seniors

A Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Capped Off The Grand Opening Of Bethany Didsbury On Monday (March 24th).

Gala Recognizes Olds College's Partnership With 4-H

At OC's Gala On Friday (March 21st) The Partner Of The Year Award Was Bestowed Upon 4-H Canada.

Local Wildrose MLA's Rowe & Anglin React to Redford's Resignation

Dave Hancock Is In As Premier On An Interim Basis Following The March 19th Resignation Announcement At The Legislature By Alison Redford.

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