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Numbers up for Midnight Madness

Numbers up for Midnight Madness

Olds residents braved the minus-20 C weather to shop in town during Midnight Madness on Nov. 18. The event's numbers were up this year, said Leon Durand, owner of Rips Audio Video and member of the Uptowne Olds committee. “We had pretty good traffic.

Eagles drop another pair

WOW. I don’t even know where to start this week. First off, I guess, is to correct last week’s article. Last week’s article was written by Kent Wing, not Lee Kemp.
Cyclones crowned provincial champions

Cyclones crowned provincial champions

The Pee Wee Cyclones' season finally came to an end last Saturday, not at the hands of another team, but because they ran out of teams to play.
Roar taken out of Grizzlys

Roar taken out of Grizzlys

The Olds Grizzlys were silenced on the weekend, suffering back-to-back shutouts against one of the Alberta Junior Hockey League's best teams, the Brooks Bandits, on Saturday and the Drayton Valley Thunder on Friday.

Grizzlys in tough on home ice

The Olds Grizzlys found themselves fighting a losing battle in two home contests last week against Alberta Junior Hockey League opponents.

Broncos women do well on B.C. road trip

The Olds College Broncos junior varsity women's basketball team came away from a recent pre-season trip to the West Coast brimming with confidence after beating the Camosun College Chargers in Victoria on Nov. 5, 71-68 in overtime.

Cyclones ready for provincial finals this Saturday

More than 100 people are expected to turn out to the high school football field this weekend for provincial finals between the Innisfail Pee Wee Cyclones and Calgary Colts.
Spartan girls claim league title

Spartan girls claim league title

Coming off a consolation side win at a tournament in Vegreville on Nov. 4 and 5, the Olds High School senior girls volleyball team claimed the south Chinook's Edge School Division league title on Wednesday in Sundre.

Eagles take a road trip to Lloyd

This weekend saw the Eagles head up to Lloydminster for a couple of matinee games against the host Lloydminster Border Kings.

Eagles finally burst the bubble

The Innisfail Eagles had a home-and-home weekend against the Stony Plain Eagles. Friday night the Eagles played at home and then ventured up the good old Highway 2 on Saturday.