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  • Sundre RCMP - Fatal Single Off Highway Vehicle Collision

    Sundre RCMP responded to a fatal single off highway collision over the May long weekend. It happened on Saturday, May 19th at about 2:10pm.

  • Olds RCMP - Encourage Motorists To Be Patient During May Long Weekend Travels

    The Victoria Day long weekend marks the start of summer and camping season for many Canadians. RCMP across the province want everyone to have a safe and fun holiday. Olds RCMP Staff Sergeant Jim MacDonald says motorists can expect to see an increase in traffic volumes. He reminds motorcyclists and off highway vehicle wear proper safety equipment including a helmet.

  • Richardson Pioneer Makes Significant Financial Contribution To Rotary Athletic Park Of Olds

    The town of Olds has announced that a $75,000 dollar contribution has been made to the Rotary Athletic Park of Olds by Canada's leading agribusiness. Mike Dezall, Director of Operations for Richardson Pioneer in Olds, says it will give them naming rights on one of the ball diamonds at the facility.

  • Olds Council Approves Next Steps To Bring Canola Crushing Plant To Town

    Town of Olds Council has approved the next steps for a canola crushing plant to come to town. Mayor Michael Muzychka says Ryon Agro will be located in the Southeast Industrial Park. He adds, Ryon Agro crushes canola into oil. It will the be packaged and sent to India.

  • Check New Alberta Fire Bans App Before Venturing Out For May Long Weekend

    Outdoor enthusiasts heading out for the May long weekend are encouraged to make sure they safely extinguish campfires by soaking it, stirring it and soaking it again. Barry Shellian, Wildfire Information Officer in the Rocky Forest Area with Alberta Agriculture & Forestry, also asks Off-Highway Vehicle (OHVs) users to keep their machines clean and to respect the land. Shellian says they should stop frequently to check hot spots on their OHVs such as mufflers, under the seat, the engine manifold as well as wheel wells.

  • 85th Bighorn Stampede

    The Foothills Cowboy Association begins its 2018 season this weekend. The Big Horn Stampede rodeo runs from May 18-21st and it takes place 5 miles west of the village of Caroline, then a half mile north on Highway 22.

  • Airdrie RCMP & CPS Arrest Male In Stolen Truck Containing Explosive Device

    The Airdrie Rural RCMP have assisted the Calgary Police Service in arresting a Calgary male in a stolen truck at Cross Iron Mills Mall. The truck was found to contain what resembled an explosive device.

  • MNP Canada Winter Games Torch Relay Announcement

    Red Deer will host the 2019 Canada Winter Games from February 15th through March 3rd. It will feature over 150 events in 19 sports as the city welcomes up to 3,600 athletes. Details about the MNP Canada Games Torch Relay were unveiled during a press conference on Tuesday, May 15th.


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