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Local author's nutrition book a New York Times bestseller

Local author's nutrition book a New York Times bestseller

Local personal trainer and fitness instructor Drew Taddia had no idea his nutrition-focused book Detoxify Yourself was in the No. 3 position on the New York Times' non-fiction bestsellers list for Calgary until someone in his fitness class told him.
Travelling exhibition dives into questions about community identity

Travelling exhibition dives into questions about community identity

The idea for Arianna Richardson's exhibition now on display at Olds' Mountain View Museum bloomed during a six-week road trip across the Prairies last summer.

Variety show coming to legion

The Olds Royal Canadian Legion will host the Southern Alberta Road Show on Aug. 24. The variety show begins at 8 p.m.
Double-duty for Olds thespian

Double-duty for Olds thespian

Olds thespian Aaron Casselman is doing double-duty performing in a pair of the Bard's plays taking to the stage in Red Deer from July 18 to Aug. 4.
Rising Tide flows into Olds

Rising Tide flows into Olds

Like many people who travel to the West to take in the sights, explore a little and see what the area has to offer, Dustin Jones has headed west for the first time. Jones, along with the Rising Tide, rolls into Olds to play Tracks Pub on June 19.
Loverboy still enjoys playing live

Loverboy still enjoys playing live

Loverboy still enjoys playing live shows – even after being in the music business for 33 years.
Country singer bringing blend of commercial and personal tunes to Tracks

Country singer bringing blend of commercial and personal tunes to Tracks

Dubbing his song-craft as primarily country with some “rock influence,” singer-songwriter Jimmy Whiffen said he faced the challenge of walking the line between creating radio-friendly tunes and retaining an intimate feel to his music when writing his
New exhibit shows agricultural legacy, family's heritage

New exhibit shows agricultural legacy, family's heritage

Every one of the miniature farm vehicles, from tractors to trucks to combines, has a link to Olds' agricultural heritage. And they also tell the story of the man who has collected them for the past 20 years.
Me and Mae and Carly Rae

Me and Mae and Carly Rae

It was nearly two years ago that British Columbia musician Shawn Meehan started to write a song about his wife leaving him called Love Me Leave Me Lonely. "I’m going to sound like a country cliché here.

Special concert kicks off Kiwanis Music Festival

To celebrate its 30th anniversary, the Olds and District Kiwanis Music Festival is putting on a "special concertî on March 13, the night before the festival kicks off.