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Olds Institute revising bylaws May 18, 2016

Olds Institute revising bylaws

Olds Albertan Tuesday, May 17, 2016 06:00 am By: Joseph Ho

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The Library gets a donation – Olds Connected Communities Adds Tech to the Library February 2, 2016

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February 1, 2016

The Library gets a donation

Olds Connected Communities Adds Tech to the Library

Olds, AB, February 1, 2016– The Olds Municipal Library is happy to accept a donation of technology from the Olds Connected Communities Committee …

Upcoming P2S Conference In Olds Focuses On Flourishing Rural Economy October 20, 2015

Upcoming P2S Conference In Olds Focuses On Flourishing Rural Economy

(interview with Olds Radio Station CKFM)

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P2S Olds is an important opportunity to celebrate the success stories and achievements of the Olds Sustainability Plan!

This Conference will also attract the participation of industries, institutions, and governments from across Alberta and Canada to help showcase emergi…

Olds Albertan: New Olds Institute chair, directors chosen June 1, 2015

New Olds Institute chair, directors chosen

Announced during organization’s annual general meeting

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 12:33 pm

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  • Cody Becker is the new chair of the Olds Institute.
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“As a citizen of Olds, and as a business person in Olds, every day I enjoy the fruits of the work that the Olds Institute does and I am very proud to be part of this organizatio
SWERVE Article: Would you move to the town of Olds for its Gigabit Age internet speed? June 1, 2015

Would you move to the town of Olds for its Gigabit Age internet speed?
KARISSA GALL FOR SWERVE

More from Karissa Gall for Swerve

 

 

“…The community of 8,600 about 90 kilometres north of Calgary completed the build-out of its gigabit-per-second bandwidth network in

Access Prosperity Reps Attend Select USA Investment Summit in Washington March 31, 2015

Access Prosperity Reps Attend Select USA Investment Summit in Washington

Mitch Thomson of The Olds Institute and Dale Barr of Central Alberta Economic Partnership represented Central Alberta: Access Prosperity at an important US Summit on investment attraction.

With people from over 80 nations and each of the US states in attendance, the summit offered a significant opportunity to share the Central Alberta st…

Olds College names Partner of the Year, hands out degree during Gala March 11, 2015

Olds College names Partner of the Year, hands out degree during Gala

Olds Albertan

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2015 06:00 am By: Doug Collie

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O-NET was officially named the Olds College Partner of the Year and longtime local volunteer Julie Calderwood received an honorary degree during the 13th annual Olds College Gala this past weekend.

The Gala, a major fundraiser for the college, was h

Canada’s Best Internet Speeds Are Not Where You’d Expect Them March 11, 2015

Canada’s Best Internet Speeds Are Not Where You’d Expect Them

The Huffington Post Canada | By William Alcopra
Posted: 03/10/2015 8:37 am EDT Updated: 03/10/2015 12:59 pm EDT

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Guess which place in Canada has the highest download speeds in the country. Hint: It’s not a major city.

At 106.22 Mbps — or about 1GB per minute — Olds, Alta., is Canada’s cap…

Olds College Announces O-NET as 2015 Partner of the Year January 15, 2015

Full Article: Olds College Announces O-NET as 2015 Partner of the Year

Olds, Alberta – January 13, 2015 – The Olds College Partner of the Year is the most prestigious award bestowed by Olds College.  Our 2015 Partner of the Year, O-NET, is Canada’s first community owned and operated, fibre to the premises network, and it was created by the Olds Institute for Community and Regional Development, to which Olds …

22 Awesome Social Enterprise Business Ideas – theSedge.org November 25, 2014

22 Awesome Social Enterprise Business Ideas

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O-NET is linked to in #13 “Ultra-Modern Technology to Attract Economic Development”

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