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Olds council has lots of budget survey comments to sift through

Olds council has lots of budget survey comments to sift through

Contradictory views expressed by 155 respondents on firefighting, policing, public art and flowers in Olds
Survey provides Olds council contradictory information

Survey provides Olds council contradictory information

Those respondents who wanted more spending in departments didn't want to pay more taxes for it
COVID constrains Olds centenarian's 100th birthday party

COVID constrains Olds centenarian's 100th birthday party

100th birthday decorations were placed outside Jean Hertz's window, greetings relayed to her from outside
Olds holiday season crime stats a mixed bag

Olds holiday season crime stats a mixed bag

Some statistics, like persons crimes, were up in Olds while others, like collisions were down
Olds College implements new COVID measures

Olds College implements new COVID measures

The new rules, in effect from Jan. 10 to at least Jan. 21, come as the Omicron variant sweeps across the province
No one has clucked to mayor about raising chickens in town

No one has clucked to mayor about raising chickens in town

Town council approved rules for raising chickens in Olds last April
Two fowl die in backyard chicken coop fire in Olds

Two fowl die in backyard chicken coop fire in Olds

Olds Fire Department thanks quick-thinking neighbour who investigated fire and made 911 call
Proposed condo building in Olds approved

Proposed condo building in Olds approved

If the project goes ahead, the building would be the second one constructed in the former Olds High School athletic grounds north of A&W
Update: Missing Calgary man could be in Olds using different name

Update: Missing Calgary man could be in Olds using different name

Douglas Bigeagle could have been using the name Jordan Bull
Sales manager unsure of cause for ag equipment parts supply problems

Sales manager unsure of cause for ag equipment parts supply problems

Rocky Mountain Equipment service sales manager Gordon Leask is not sure whether the pandemic or an overall lack of parts is the problem