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Eckville getting five more solar lights

The lights are going into Co-op parking lot, the dog park and the walking trail

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Eckville’s Communities in Bloom entering video contest

Due to the pandemic there will be no formal Communities in Bloom judging this year

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WATCH: Hwy 11 being twinned between Sylvan Lake and Rocky Mountain House

WATCH: Hwy 11 being twinned between Sylvan Lake and Rocky Mountain House

Sectional phased construction for the project is set to begin next year, says Premier Kenney

WATCH: Hwy 11 being twinned between Sylvan Lake and Rocky Mountain House
A sample of some of the items up for grabs in the Sylvan Lake Online Donation Auction hosted by Adrenalin Motors and RBC Sylvan Lake to benefit the Sylvan Lake Community Food Bank. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News

Online donation auction raising money for Sylvan Lake food bank

Adrenalin Motors and RBC Sylvan Lake are hosting the auction through Facebook with donated items

A sample of some of the items up for grabs in the Sylvan Lake Online Donation Auction hosted by Adrenalin Motors and RBC Sylvan Lake to benefit the Sylvan Lake Community Food Bank. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News
Pete’s at the Beach and Chief’s Pub and Eatery are neighbours are Lakeshore Drive. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News

Sylvan Lake restaurants ‘business as usual’ after COVID-19 closure

Chief’s Pub and Eatery and Pete’s at the Beach are doing well this summer since reopening their doors

Pete’s at the Beach and Chief’s Pub and Eatery are neighbours are Lakeshore Drive. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News
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Eckville GTI fuels playground demolition

The GTI Petroleum donated the equivalent of $50,000 worth of work towards the new playground

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WHIBBS: Looking for: Puppy in need of forever home

WHIBBS: Looking for: Puppy in need of forever home

‘I probably don’t need a puppy, but I am always willing to open my door to one in need’

WHIBBS: Looking for: Puppy in need of forever home
Sylvan Lake RCMP continue search for missing man

Sylvan Lake RCMP continue search for missing man

43-year-old Steven Hull’s last known whereabouts were in the Sylvan Lake area on May 28

Sylvan Lake RCMP continue search for missing man
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Sylvan Lake high school ranked 51st in Alberta high school rankings

Ecole HJ Cody School was ranked 51st out of 253 by the Fraser Institute for 2019

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“Our Community Rocks” garden shares message of hope in Eckville

“Our Community Rocks” garden shares message of hope in Eckville

The growing rock garden is located in front of St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church

“Our Community Rocks” garden shares message of hope in Eckville
Sylvan Lake RCMP seeking assistance identifying theft suspect

Sylvan Lake RCMP seeking assistance identifying theft suspect

The unidentified male took an electric scooter from the shelf of Canadian Tire on July 2

Sylvan Lake RCMP seeking assistance identifying theft suspect
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55-year-old male dead in motorcycle collision on Hwy 11A

Sylvan Lake RCMP responded to a 911 report shortly after midnight on July 6

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Bill Spangler is set to retire from pastoring at Sylvan Lake Seventh-Day Adventist Church at the end of the month. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News

Sylvan Lake pastor retiring after 43 years of service

Pastor Bill Spangler has been at Sylvan Lake Seventh-Day Adventist Church for six years

Bill Spangler is set to retire from pastoring at Sylvan Lake Seventh-Day Adventist Church at the end of the month. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Sylvan Lake News
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Eckville Rec Board summer day camps starting next week

The day camps will run on a weekly basis in three hour sessions based on age from Monday to Thursday

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The Ecole Mother Teresa School’s Leadership Team poses with the socks they donated to the Safe Harbour Society after their Socktober fundraiser. File Photo.

Sylvan Lake Catholic schools part of “social justice projects”

Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools assisted a list of organizations including Bethany Sylvan Lake

The Ecole Mother Teresa School’s Leadership Team poses with the socks they donated to the Safe Harbour Society after their Socktober fundraiser. File Photo.
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Sylvan Lake woman ranked nationally in off-road enduro racing

Courtney Schmale has finished third in the Canadian Motorcycle Association’s Women’s Expert class

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PHOTOS: Sylvan Lakers take peaceful anti-racism march

PHOTOS: Sylvan Lakers take peaceful anti-racism march

“We Walk as One” on June 26 was to bring awareness and help start a conversation about racism

PHOTOS: Sylvan Lakers take peaceful anti-racism march
Sylvan Lake RCMP hosting bike registry event

Sylvan Lake RCMP hosting bike registry event

The free event on July 9 is open to the Sylvan Lake area, including Eckville, Benalto and Bentley

Sylvan Lake RCMP hosting bike registry event
Brady Durkin, 12, clinched his first win of 2020 in Carstairs on June 21-22. Photo Submitted.

Sylvan Lake peewee golfer clinches first win of the season

Brady Durkin, 12, captured the MJT Alberta Season Opener by 13 strokes on June 21-22

Brady Durkin, 12, clinched his first win of 2020 in Carstairs on June 21-22. Photo Submitted.
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Sylvan Lake’s Flags of Remembrance has goal of food bank donation

Sylvan Lake Community Food Bank will receive $5,000 if all 128 Plaques of Honour are sponsored

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