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Stauffer’s Hugh Bott visited the Sylvan Lake Spray Park with his family on June 25. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

Spray park opens doors in Sylvan Lake

Individuals from around central Alberta relished the facility’s opening day

Stauffer’s Hugh Bott visited the Sylvan Lake Spray Park with his family on June 25. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
A federal grant will allow additional space and improved functionality to bring new attractions to the downtown core in Sylvan Lake and enable year-round events. (Photo via Town of Sylvan Lake Facebook)

Sylvan Lake expected to house a new YEDI business school campus

The academic programs are planned to be offered tuition-free

A federal grant will allow additional space and improved functionality to bring new attractions to the downtown core in Sylvan Lake and enable year-round events. (Photo via Town of Sylvan Lake Facebook)
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Lacombe Performing Arts Centre adds artistic elements to the outdoors

The Lacombe Performing Arts Centre (LPAC) has recently added three installations to…

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Sylvan Lake town council honoured Dr. Wilhelmina Elsabe Nel for her service with the Sylvan Lake Community Health Centre During the June 13 regular meeting of council. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

Advanced Ambulatory Care physician retires after four years of service

Dr. Wilhelmina Elsabe Nel will continue full time practice at Sylvan Medical Center

Sylvan Lake town council honoured Dr. Wilhelmina Elsabe Nel for her service with the Sylvan Lake Community Health Centre During the June 13 regular meeting of council. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
Saskatchewan’s Powwow dancers, from left Alvin Manitopyes, Leland Mitsuing, Jarrett Whitefish and Dashayne Morin performed at the Centennial Park on June 21. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

Sylvan Lake celebrates the culture and heritage of Indigenous people

Sylvan Lake celebrated National Indigenous People’s Day with a range of fun…

Saskatchewan’s Powwow dancers, from left Alvin Manitopyes, Leland Mitsuing, Jarrett Whitefish and Dashayne Morin performed at the Centennial Park on June 21. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
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Bar safety group strives to enhance the Sylvan Lake experience

“We’ve stopped a lot of undesirable people walking up and down the strip”

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RCMP investigate homicide near Sylvan Lake

Victim was transported to the hospital, however, died from the injuries

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Sylvan Lake Community Partners Association executive director Donna Ellerby shows the room full of supplies for the Infant/Toddler Food Bank program. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

Community Partners strengthening the backbone of Sylvan Lake for over two decades

The organization serviced over 12,200 families during the last fiscal year

Sylvan Lake Community Partners Association executive director Donna Ellerby shows the room full of supplies for the Infant/Toddler Food Bank program. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
Sylvan Lake student Tea Papple shadowing Mayor Megan Hanson during the June 13 regular meeting of council. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

Sylvan Lake student shadows mayor for a day

Tea Papple, who aspires to join politics someday experienced the gist of the profession

Sylvan Lake student Tea Papple shadowing Mayor Megan Hanson during the June 13 regular meeting of council. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
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One man hurt in shooting outside Sylvan Lake restaurant

The victim was hospitalized and is expected to recover soon

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One man hurt in shooting outside Sylvan Lake restaurant

The victim was hospitalized and is expected to recover soon

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Members of the Sylvan Lake Fire Department, from left, Chief Cliff Brausen, David Walker, Matt Downey, Richard Mach and Deputy Chief Steve Scanland. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

Members of Sylvan Lake fire department recognized for 12 years of service

Three firefighters were awarded the Alberta Emergency Services Medal

Members of the Sylvan Lake Fire Department, from left, Chief Cliff Brausen, David Walker, Matt Downey, Richard Mach and Deputy Chief Steve Scanland. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
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Sylvan Lake to raise awareness around pollutants in stormwater systems

Local students will paint a yellow fish near storm drains and distribute informative brochures

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Brady Durkin won the Maple Leaf Junior Tournament held on May 22 and 23. He competed 28 boys 13 and 14 years of age. Submitted photo

Sylvan Lake teen prepares for world junior golf tournament

Sylvan Lake teen Brady Durkin will be one of four golfers his…

Brady Durkin won the Maple Leaf Junior Tournament held on May 22 and 23. He competed 28 boys 13 and 14 years of age. Submitted photo
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Alliance church pastor retires after over a decade’s service

The church welcomes individuals to join Jim Rilling’s retirement party on June 18

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Steffie Woima students run a marathon to promote fitness

Friends and family members of the students were also invited to join

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Sully the Gully helps deliver over $1,200 to the Gulls Give Foundation

Red Deer’s Cilantro and Chive chefs put together a burger to best represent Sully’s liking

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Sylvan Lake Gulls to attend library’s story time, promote reading among youth

The event will feature a baseball themed story and interaction and photo opportunities with the team

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Double T Percherons owner Kevin Graham offered horse and carriage rides around town on June 12. Janaia Hutzal / Sylvan Lake News

PHOTOS: Sylvan Lake celebrates annual tradition of 1913 Days

The event included a movie in the park, Back in Time Parade, Soap Box Derby, roller disco, antique market and horse wagon rides among others.

Double T Percherons owner Kevin Graham offered horse and carriage rides around town on June 12. Janaia Hutzal / Sylvan Lake News
Al Cameron, founder of Veterans Voices of Canada (Submitted Photo)

Veteran Perley Cameron recollects service with North Novies

“War is a poor chisel to carve out tomorrow” Martin Luther King…

Al Cameron, founder of Veterans Voices of Canada (Submitted Photo)