In 2017, Alberta Open Farm Days will have more than 100 host sites and over 20 culinary events during the August 19th and 20th weekend. The CEO of the Alberta Association of Agricultural Societies, Tim Carson, encourages anyone interested to head to the AlbertaOpenFarmDays.com website to plan a route.
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A beginning stage of moving forward for an expansion of the Sundre Fire Department was voted on this month by Sundre council. Mayor Terry Leslie says council made the decision to move ahead with expansion of the fire department and service groups in the old town office building rather than leasing out the space. He notes this was the first step when looking into a new tri-services building.
50th Anniversary of Rodeo at Olds College
The 50th anniversary of rodeo at Olds College is being celebrated on campus this weekend. The Rodeo Club will welcome current team members and OC alumni to the Brawn Arena for the Alumni Rodeo performance at 1pm on Saturday, March 24th.
Fortis Albeta - Save Energy Grants
Fortis Alberta has a good opportunity to go green with its Save Energy Grants. That grant program was launched this month and you can apply by heading to fortisalberta.com.
Dot's Day - Empowerment & Wellness Conference For Women
Dot's Day - a women's conference - is this weekend in Olds and it will celebrate women of all ages. That is according to Project Coordinator of the Youth Empowerment & Support Program (YES) Raelynn Notley. She says this was the perfect opportunity to bring women together while celebrating a late loved one and community builder - Dot Negropontes.
Airdrie RCMP - Conduct Week Night Check Stop
As part of National Impaired Driving Prevention Week, Airdrie RCMP conducted a Check Stop in the early morning hours of March 21, 2018 in Airdrie.
Olds College President Discusses Increased Provincial Tech Funding
The Alberta government has announced it will spend $50-million dollars over the next five years to create three-thousand additional spaces for students and for scholarships. The province wants to see more post-secondary students in the field of technology. President Stuart Cullum anticipates Olds College will be able to access some of that tech funding by demonstrating a need and how it will benefit their students.
Olds Wins Pee Wee Female B Provincial Gold In Medicine Hat
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Southern Alberta Crime Reduction Team - Arrest Made, Stolen Vehicles Recovered
The Southern Alberta Crime Reduction Team has made an arrest and recovered a tractor stolen from a farm near Irricana and a truck taken from an Acme concrete business earlier this month.