Local News

Sylvan Lake’s newsest coffee shop now open

Cafe Belles Eaux is owned and opperated by jazz musician Beth Arrison

Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic reaches a milestone year

Over its decade-long history, the event has generated over $2.7 million for charity

  • Jul 18th, 2017

Alberta Integrated Traffic Units to focus on young drivers’ safety

Alberta RCMP urge young drivers to exercise caution and avoid distractions.

New equipment makes a safer workplace for paramedics

The Alberta Government is investing $20-million to equip ground ambulances with power lifts

Sylvan Lake faces higher then expected costs in RCMP contract

Sylvan dipped into the town’s surplus to pay the difference for 2017 contract

Air quality warning issued for Sylvan Lake area

The warning is a result of the smoke from the B.C. wild fires.



Refugee Project Walkathon


Kate and Mitch perform


kartSTART motors into Westerner Park

Toyota’s kartSTART introduces the basics of driving a motor vehicle in safe, fun environment

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Classic movie “Jaws” to be screened at the lake

Grab your floaties, you aren’t going to want to miss this.

Amazing Race style event for Sylvan Lake

Best Body Fitness is putting on hte event July 29.

Heat could cause issues with area crops

Canola, peas may experience some losses due to extreme July heat

FCSS awarded provincial funding for elder abuse prevention

The funding will allow the organization to stay focused and get work done

Recent Sobeys’ event donates more than $1,000 to Flipside Youth Centre

Canada Screams for Ice Cream also launches charity program for children.

Next step to revitalizing Last Hill Golf Course complete, but there is still a ways to go

Last Hill still has a lot of work to be done, both on the course and campground

Photo: House Demolition

A house, near the bottle depot, was being demolitioned this morning.

Town Council looks for extended home business classifications

Council also discussed water and sewer flat rates and pay parking program

Local Duo to perform at Calgary Stampede

11-year-old Stephanie and Andrew Warnick, Kate and Mitch, will perofrm one song at the Stampede

Photos: First night of the Sylvan Lake Midway opens

Despite the heat, many people out to take in the rides and games of the midway

Sylvan Lake Farmer’s Market moved temporarily

the market will be moved to Lakeshore Drive will the midway uses Lakeshore Park

Wings for all at new Sylvan Lake restaurant

Wing ‘n It has taken off at its location on the lakefront

A century of rodeo excitment in Benalto

The Benalto Fair and Stampede celebrates its 100th anniversary July 6-9.