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The Launch at Sylvan Lake / Facebook photo

Nearly $100,000 in federal funding set to revitalize The Launch at Sylvan Lake

Sylvan Lake is one of 30 recipients receiving a boost to improve tourism experiences in Alberta

The Launch at Sylvan Lake / Facebook photo
The Launch at Sylvan Lake / Facebook photo

Nearly $100,000 in federal funding set to revitalize The Launch at Sylvan Lake

Sylvan Lake is one of 30 recipients receiving a boost to improve tourism experiences in Alberta

The Launch at Sylvan Lake / Facebook photo
Bukz owner Kjeryn Dakin and Al Azhar Shriner Darwin Durnie, accompanied by Bukz staff, face-off on the ShrinerGoals challenge. Submitted photo

Sylvan Lake business donates to non-profits for each goal scored during Battle of Alberta

Rotary Club of Sylvan Lake and local Girl Guides to receive a collective donation of $450

Bukz owner Kjeryn Dakin and Al Azhar Shriner Darwin Durnie, accompanied by Bukz staff, face-off on the ShrinerGoals challenge. Submitted photo
The Food Truck Thursdays were back to offer a variety of dishes at the north end of “Festival Street,” also known as 50A Street on May 26. With the last day of operations being Sept. 4, the weekly initiative is expecting to see a greater vendor count in the upcoming weeks. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

PHOTOS: Sylvan Lake’s Food Truck Thursdays return for the season

Downtown streets will also be lit with buskers until the beginning of September

The Food Truck Thursdays were back to offer a variety of dishes at the north end of “Festival Street,” also known as 50A Street on May 26. With the last day of operations being Sept. 4, the weekly initiative is expecting to see a greater vendor count in the upcoming weeks. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
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Bull Arena returns to Eckville after brief hiatus

About 900 people flocked to welcome the return of the annual event

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Two Red Deer high school students visited Sylvan Lake for a graduation photoshoot at the various scenic locations the town has to offer on May 23. Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School’s Tyson Simmons (left) hopes to master skills to become an electrician and Kennedy Schempp aims to pursue higher education in business administration. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

PHOTO:Red Deer graduates capture lifelong memories in Sylvan Lake

Two Red Deer high school students visited Sylvan Lake for a graduation…

Two Red Deer high school students visited Sylvan Lake for a graduation photoshoot at the various scenic locations the town has to offer on May 23. Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School’s Tyson Simmons (left) hopes to master skills to become an electrician and Kennedy Schempp aims to pursue higher education in business administration. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
The Sylvan Lake Theatre Trail artistic director and theatre educator Tanya Ryga. Submitted photo

Sylvan Lake theatre group offers dramatic tour through downtown

The group aims to get Lakers involved in making their own theatre

The Sylvan Lake Theatre Trail artistic director and theatre educator Tanya Ryga. Submitted photo
Megan Hanson, Sylvan Lake Mayor / Facebook photo

Sylvan Lake to install four new crosswalks this year

The Town of Sylvan Lake will be installing four new RRFB (rectangular…

Megan Hanson, Sylvan Lake Mayor / Facebook photo
A student from HJ Cody poses for a photo with a sign during a past Walk A Mile in Her Shoes event. File Photo

Sylvan Lake heels up to combat gender-based violence

Funds raised go towards the women’s Outreach Centre

A student from HJ Cody poses for a photo with a sign during a past Walk A Mile in Her Shoes event. File Photo
Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service, which offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent but non-life-threatening conditions, will be closed until 3 p.m. today. (Black Press file photo.)

Physician shortage forces temporary closure of Sylvan Lake urgent care centre today

The service will reopen at 3 p.m. and operate until 10 p.m.

Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service, which offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent but non-life-threatening conditions, will be closed until 3 p.m. today. (Black Press file photo.)
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Alleged gunman in murder of UN gangster arrested in Sylvan Lake

One of two prime suspects in the murder of gangster Jimi Sandhu…

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The Sylvan Lake Farmers Market opened for the 2022 season on May 20. It runs every Friday between 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. through to the end of September. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

PHOTOS: Sylvan Lake Farmers Market returns to support local

The Sylvan Lake Farmers Market opened for the 2022 season on May…

The Sylvan Lake Farmers Market opened for the 2022 season on May 20. It runs every Friday between 4 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. through to the end of September. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
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Rimbey to serve as rodeo ground for middle school riders

Over 100 participants from across the province will be in attendance

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The Great Benjamins Circus / website photo

Sylvan Lake opens doors to first circus after COVID-19

Sylvan Lake’s NexSource Centre will serve as a playing ground for clowns,…

The Great Benjamins Circus / website photo
The Haus of Glitter team. ddfierce.official / Instagram image

Central Alberta drag queens to display talents, spread awareness in Sylvan Lake

The Haus of Glitter drag group will be spreading awareness about the…

The Haus of Glitter team. ddfierce.official / Instagram image
From left Geoff Rambaut, Dan Johnson, Tyson Scanland, Jeremy Martins, Vic Sloboda and Steve Scanland at the Sylvan Lake Lions year-end awards ceremony on May 6. Submitted photo
From left Geoff Rambaut, Dan Johnson, Tyson Scanland, Jeremy Martins, Vic Sloboda and Steve Scanland at the Sylvan Lake Lions year-end awards ceremony on May 6. Submitted photo
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Artist brightens school wall with Indigenous-themed paiting

Local Indigenous artist Ryan Willert shared his amazing talent and knowledge with…

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Construction journeymen working on Phase 1 of the 50 Avenue Redevelopment project. Town of Sylvan Lake / website photo

Sylvan Lake resumes construction of 50 Avenue

Single-lane closure can be expected until September 30

Construction journeymen working on Phase 1 of the 50 Avenue Redevelopment project. Town of Sylvan Lake / website photo
Lakeshore Drive was first closed to motor vehicles in the summer of 2020. File photo

Lakeshore Drive will close again this summer

The downtown patio program will offer added space for businesses and patrons alike

Lakeshore Drive was first closed to motor vehicles in the summer of 2020. File photo
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Charity pie auction welcomes baked donations to support local

Sylvan Lake’s long-standing tradition of a bake sale fundraiser that has donated…

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