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Doug Collie

Doug Collie

Doug Collie joined the Olds Albertan in 2014 as editor. He covers municipal politics, news, community events, arts and entertainment and sports happening in and around Bowden and Olds.

Recent Work by Doug

Halloween Howl back in Olds this Saturday

Halloween Howl back in Olds this Saturday

Participating merchants will be following Alberta Health Services COVID-19 rules, Uptowne Olds president says
Next year's Oldstoberfest may benefit from 2021 cancellation

Next year's Oldstoberfest may benefit from 2021 cancellation

The world’s first Bavarian rodeo was originally slated to run Sept. 17-18 but was cancelled last month, due to COVID restrictions
Oldstoberfest stock contractor receives award

Oldstoberfest stock contractor receives award

C5 Rodeo, which provides animals for the Oldstoberfest rodeo, has been named CPRA Stock Contractor of the Year
Olds Grizzlys to host national women's hockey team

Olds Grizzlys to host national women's hockey team

The team will face off against the Grizzlys on Oct. 29, 7 p.m. at the Sportsplex
Fire chief awarded for 25 years of service

Fire chief awarded for 25 years of service

A bronze axe was presented to Olds Fire Department Chief Justin Andrew during a recent ceremony
Theft, police visibility major topics of meeting with Olds RCMP

Theft, police visibility major topics of meeting with Olds RCMP

More RCMP town halls are expected to be held in the new year; possibly in-person, rather than via Zoom
I Love Olds photo contest winners announced

I Love Olds photo contest winners announced

Winning photos were expected to be hung up in the town's new Operations Centre
Grizzly forward named Player of the Week

Grizzly forward named Player of the Week

Noah Hackett picked up six points from Oct. 4-10
Mixed results for Football Day in Olds

Mixed results for Football Day in Olds

Major Olds construction projects near completion

Major Olds construction projects near completion

Highway 27,70 Ave., roundabout should be completed by mid-November