Jenna Swan

Province bolsters opioid action plan to save lives

Alberta is implementing a range of new tools to address overdoses and deaths related to fentanyl and other opioids.

Mother Teresa students dance Halloween away

Ecole Mother Teresa School elementary students recently held a Dance-a-Thon to help raise money for the school.

Socktober a success at Poplar Ridge School

Over 1,400 feet will be a little happier this winter thanks to students of Poplar Ridge School.

Wildfire protection laws to be strengthened

Bill 24, the Forest and Prairie Protection Amendment Act, was tabled in the Legislature on Monday.

National Child Day celebrations return to Sylvan Lake

Communities across Alberta will be celebrating youngsters in various ways this National Child Day.

2017 Budget deliberations taking place

The Town of Sylvan Lake recently under went budget deliberations to further finalize the 2017 Draft Budget.

Veterans Voices of Canada propaganda poster display opens at Bonavista Fine Art Gallery

A unique homage to war times has opened on Centennial Street in Sylvan Lake

Visitor Friendly Award: Sylvan Lake Library recognized for informative initiatives

In a tourism tailored town, being a visitor friendly organization plays a vital role in day to day operations.

Green Business Of The Year: Woodchuck Roofing makes eco-friendliness a priority

Operating since 2009, Woodchuck Roofing is a company based on honest and recognizably sincere work explained owner, Charles Busque.

New Business Of The Year: Clean Conscience Recycling recognized for strong start

Just over one short year ago, Leanne Bertram made the decision to pursue her passion.

Citizen of the Year: Womacks recognized for outstanding community involvement

Dianne Womacks, 2016 Citizen of the Year in Sylvan Lake.

Business Woman of the Year: Davis honoured to recieve Cheryl Darling Memorial Award

Local resaurant owner and operator, Kjeryn Davis of Bukwildz and Viva La Sirena took home the Cheryl Darling Memorial Award

Sylvan Lake clown chasing incident confirmed as a hoax

On October 5th, 2016 Sylvan Lake RCMP entered into an investigation involving a Sylvan Lake youth

Machine gun seized in Red Deer, Sylvan Lake Bust

A MAC-11 subcompact machine gun was one of seven firearms seized by ALERT in a series of drug raids in Red Deer and Sylvan Lake.

2016 Women’s Wellness Retreat sees strong turn out

Women from across central Alberta converged on the Sylvan Lake Community Centre on Saturday for the 2016 Women’s Wellness Retreat.

Serenity Pet Shelter Society receives $1,000 grant

Serenity Pet Shelter Society, operating out of Sylvan Lake and area, received a $1,000 grant

HJ Cody High School ‘secure our school’ situation ends

Social media threat leads to administrative lockdown at HJ Cody High School

Bentley and Rimbey residents arrested in response to ATM Theft Trend

ALERT and RCMP are shedding light on the trend of ATM thefts taking place across Alberta. Two organized theft rings were identified.

Sylvan Lake Town Council Highlights

It was a busy meeting for Council on Tuesday, October 11.

Local youth spend weekend at Tim Horton Children’s Ranch

Fifty-five Sylvan Lake youth, ages 10 - 15, had the opportunity to travel to the Tim Horton Children’s Ranch in Southern Alberta.