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Watch out for the Dirty Dredge in Bowden

A plot to steal a silver mine, a lost ring and facing the evils of the big city.All this melodrama, along with dinner and dessert, can be found when the St.

A taste of Newfoundland coming to the legion

The Atlantic Storm Band is aiming to put a Newfoundland spin on the concept of dinner and a show when they come to the Olds Royal Canadian Legion on May 2.
Exchange student from college becomes new Olds Idol

Exchange student from college becomes new Olds Idol

It was never her idea to sign up, but judges crowned Andrea Ruiz winner of the fifth annual Olds Idol as she channelled her inner diva at the Texas Mickey bar on April 4.
Retired doctor featured at art show

Retired doctor featured at art show

He paints for the fun of it but now Dr. Dick Wray of the Olds Art Club will get his moment to shine.“Everybody likes to have something that people will appreciate. I always feel good when somebody says, that's a nice painting,” Wray said.

Local artists face off in Art Battle

Olds is taking part in a cross-country live painting competition next month.The Olds Legion will host Art Battle Day on May 10.

Calamitous carnival coming to Olds

A tent will rise, glass will be trodden upon and a contortionist will, well, contort.Dr. Von Houligan's Carnival of Calamities will arrive in Olds for three days of wonder and intrigue from April 3 to 5.
Author explores power of forgiveness

Author explores power of forgiveness

Even as he reads the dedication at the beginning of his new novel, it's not hard to see deep memories and emotions swelling within Michael Parlee.

Local filmmaker hoping documentary will play at U.K. festival

A local filmmaker's movie could possibly cross the pond and appear at a festival in the U.K.
Celebrity impersonator bringing Country Queens show to Olds

Celebrity impersonator bringing Country Queens show to Olds

Next month, country music stars Patsy Cline, Dolly Parton and Shania Twain, among others, will be appearing in Olds, all of them channelled through one woman.
Stampeders show to benefit emergency shelter

Stampeders show to benefit emergency shelter

Plans for a community emergency shelter for the victims of domestic violence will get a boost when the Stampeders come to Olds on March 27.