Jenna Swan

Town dignitaries lead by Mayor Sean McIntyre had the honour of cutting the ceromonial hose to open the new fire hall during 1913 Days. Sylvan Lake News File Photo

Sylvan Lake Fire Department marks first Fire Prevention Week in new facility

The Sylvan Lake Fire Department is gearing up for Fire Prevention Week which takes place throughout the country from October 9-15.

Town dignitaries lead by Mayor Sean McIntyre had the honour of cutting the ceromonial hose to open the new fire hall during 1913 Days. Sylvan Lake News File Photo
Latisha Dawn DUNLOP-PERRAULT has not been seen since the morning of Sunday October 9

Missing 14 year old Female – LOCATED

The Sylvan Lake RCMP asked for the public's assistance to locate the missing 14 year old female earlier this week.

Latisha Dawn DUNLOP-PERRAULT has not been seen since the morning of Sunday October 9
This rendering shows what the Beacon Hill Playground could look like. The playground's unique design will allow for an inclusive environment allowing students of all abilities access.

Vote for Beacon Hill Elementary Playground

A unique project in Sylvan Lake is currently up for an Aviva Community Fund grant.

This rendering shows what the Beacon Hill Playground could look like. The playground's unique design will allow for an inclusive environment allowing students of all abilities access.
There was no shortage of food at the Legion’s annual Thanksgiving turkey dinner and no one left hungry.

Thanksgiving celebrated at Sylvan Lake Legion

A community Thanksgiving turkey dinner was held at the Sylvan Lake Royal Canadian Legion.

There was no shortage of food at the Legion’s annual Thanksgiving turkey dinner and no one left hungry.
Kate and Adam Latos were recently awarded $10

Local family wins big at U of A innovation competition

Kate and Adam Latos present eco-fencing and deck business proposal at ‘Dragon’s Den of Edmonton’.

Kate and Adam Latos were recently awarded $10

Bashaw RCMP attend scene of hotel fire

On Saturday morning, Oct. 9 at approximately 1:15 a.m., Bashaw RCMP were called to the scene of a fire at the Bashaw Motor Inn in Bashaw.

LOCAL HEROES - Members of the Sylvan Lake Fire Department stand alongside members of the Sylvan Lake RCMP and Municipal Enforcement Services. Jenna Swan/Sylvan Lake News

Do you remember the first time you saw the Flags of Remembrance?

In that moment, seeing the maple leafs flip and flicker in the wind it was as if I had never been seen a Canadian flag fly before that day.

LOCAL HEROES - Members of the Sylvan Lake Fire Department stand alongside members of the Sylvan Lake RCMP and Municipal Enforcement Services. Jenna Swan/Sylvan Lake News

More charges laid in Blackfalds ‘chop shop’ investigation

Priority Crimes Task Force seizes vehicles in chop shop search warrant – Update – More charges laid

Women’s Wellness Retreat to return to Sylvan Lake

Women of central Alberta will gather to do all of the above and more on Oct. 15 for the 2016 Sylvan Lake Women’s Wellness Retreat.

MOMENT OF REMEMBRANCE Const. Kyle Fader of the Sylvan Lake RCMP salutes the flag line following the 2016 Veterans Voices of Canada Flags of Remembrance ceremony which took place on Saturday afternoon at Meadowlands Golf Club.

Flags of Remembrance returns for third year

Once again the Veterans Voices of Canada Flags of Remembrance line the side of Highway 11

MOMENT OF REMEMBRANCE Const. Kyle Fader of the Sylvan Lake RCMP salutes the flag line following the 2016 Veterans Voices of Canada Flags of Remembrance ceremony which took place on Saturday afternoon at Meadowlands Golf Club.
FAITH

Community gathers to pray for those in leadership at Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast

Roger and Bonita Bott share story of faith, family and community

FAITH

Rimbey RCMP execute search warrant at local residence

On September 27, 2016 Rimbey RCMP followed up on information received regarding possible drug activity

Several firearms were seized by RCMP during an investigation at a property in Clearwater County.

Sundre / Rocky Mountain House RCMP seize fireams and recover $500,000 in stolen property

On September 28, 2016, RCMP Members from Sundre and Rocky Mountain House with the RCMP Auto Theft Section executed a search warrant

Several firearms were seized by RCMP during an investigation at a property in Clearwater County.
SMILING FOR SMILE COOKIES - Mayor of Sylvan Lake Sean McIntyre

Smile Cookie Week raises over $9,000 for Urgent Care

Another successful Smile Cookie Week has been baked up and sent out with love.

SMILING FOR SMILE COOKIES - Mayor of Sylvan Lake Sean McIntyre
Sylvan Lake Bear Brett Bylama blasts past an Innisfail Cyclone player during a game held in Sylvan Lake on Saturday.

Bears defeat Cyclones on home field

The Sylvan Lake Pee-Wee Bears Football team ran home a big win over the weekend against the Innisfail Cyclones

Sylvan Lake Bear Brett Bylama blasts past an Innisfail Cyclone player during a game held in Sylvan Lake on Saturday.

This week at Sylvan Lake Town Council

The Sylvan Lake Town Council took place in chambers on Monday, September 26.

MAGICAL MELODIES - The Bros. Landreth performed a number of tunes from their album

The Bros. Landreth rock away for Jazz at the Lake

The soft rock riffs of Juno Award winning artists, The Bros. Landreth echoed beautifully through the Alliance Community Church

MAGICAL MELODIES - The Bros. Landreth performed a number of tunes from their album
Right: Youthful Fun - Emma McGuinness

Location for Flags of Remembrance ceremony changed

The third annual Veterans Voices of Canada Flags of Remembrance ceremony is set to take place in Sylvan Lake on Saturday Oct. 1 at 11 a.m.

Right: Youthful Fun - Emma McGuinness
Jazz Explosion was one of many musical experiences who graced the grounds of the 2015 Yuletide Festival.

Annual Yuletide Festival returns for fifth anniversary

The annual Spirit of Sylvan Yuletide Festival and Market is set to return

Jazz Explosion was one of many musical experiences who graced the grounds of the 2015 Yuletide Festival.

Mixed pool league hoping to return to Sylvan Lake

Five local bars and restaurants are hoping to establish a mixed pool league in Sylvan Lake.