Organizers are pleased with another very successful four day Agri-Trade show earlier this month at Red Deer's Westerner Park.
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Town of Olds Fire Department - Barn Fire East of Olds
The town of Olds Fire Department was dispatched to a reported structure fire in the vicinity of Highway 27 and Range Road 285 east of Olds. It happened on Wednesday, January 17th at about 10:50pm.
Canadian Finals Rodeo Relocates To Red Deer
CFR 45 is coming to Red Deer from October 30th through November 4th of 2018. it will include a total of 7 rodeo performances for the top competitors and stock in the 7 major rodeo events.
EKEC Speaker Series Coming To Olds February 2nd
Brian Burke from the Calgary Flames and Craig MacTavish from the Edmonton Oilers will provide the hotstove lounge entertainment in Olds on February 2nd. They are the special guest speakers for the upcoming Hockey Alberta Foundation's Every Kid Every Community event at the Pomeroy Inn & Suites. Mike Pieper, President of the Olds Minor Hockey Association, says they will also have a great selection of silent auction items. The tickets to the event cost $50 dollars each and they are available online from the Olds Minor Hockey website or the Hockey Alberta website.
Father In Olds Arrested For Sexual Offences Allegedly Committed Against Own Daughter
A 32-year-old man from Olds has been accused of sexually assaulting his three-year-old daughter and taking photos of the abuse.
Calgary-Olds Smart Agri-Food Corridor
A memorandum of understanding (MOU) was signed on Wednesday, January 17th by Calgary Economic Development and Olds College to create the leading smart agri-food corridor in Canada. The Calgary-Olds Smart Agri-Food Corridor will leverage Calgary's global corporate presence and distribution hub with Olds College's applied research and integrated learning, according to Calgary Economic Development.
MNP - Canadians Pessimistic About Ability To Absorb Higher Interest Rates
The Bank of Canada says the recent run of strong economic data has prompted it to raise its trend-setting interest rate to 1.25 per cent from one per cent. The central bank says there has been healthier-than-anticipated consumption and residential investment, thanks to Canada's solid job creation. Donna Carson, Licenced Insolvency Trustee with MNP serving Calgary & Central Alberta, says it does not sound like a big increase but other surveys out there right now show that Canadians have the largest amount of debt in the world.
Energy Efficiency Alberta - Phenomenal Response To Programming In 2017
Energy Efficiency Alberta continues to refine and expand its programs. Chief Executive Officer Monica Curtis says to watch for announcements on new and expanded programs throughout 2018. According to Curtis, Alberta business has really responded with the opportunity to work with their customers.
2018 Canadian Indoor 3D Archery Championships Coming To Sundre
The 2018 Canadian Indoor 3D Archery Championships are coming to the town of Sundre in April thanks to the Elk Ridge Archery Club.