Local PC Alberta candidate, Wade Bearchell launched his election campaign in Centennial Park in Olds on April 9th. Alberta Premier Jim Prentice stopped in to flip burgers and support Bearchell who is a Town of Olds Councillor and manager of the Olds Highlands Golf Club.
Premier Prentice and Bearchell each took turns speaking to the crowd of more than 200 people gathered in the park in Uptowne Olds.
The Alberta provincial election has been called for May 5th. Preceding the election for the Olds Didsbury Three Hills riding is a candidate forum at the Pomerroy Inns and Suites in Olds on Friday April 24th starting at 7:00pm. Watch Olds Community TV on channel 148 on the O-NET IPTV network for coverage of the forum and more on the election campaign as it happens.