Samuel MacDonald

Urgent Care Committee plans meet and greet to talk progress on new medical facility

Urgent Care Committee plans meet and greet to talk progress on new medical facility

Meet and greet will come in advance of golf tournament planned by committee

Urgent Care Committee plans meet and greet to talk progress on new medical facility
VALEDICTORIAN FOR 2017 - Myia Hellmer has been selected as valedictorian for the Class of 2017. Hellmer is excited to recieve such an honour, after putting a tremendous amount of work into her studies.                                PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD / SYLVAN LAKE NEWS

Class of 2017 valedictorian happy to see her hard work pay off

Myia Hellmer spent much of her days studying and tutoring to earn the opportunity to speak on behalf of her graduating class this year.

VALEDICTORIAN FOR 2017 - Myia Hellmer has been selected as valedictorian for the Class of 2017. Hellmer is excited to recieve such an honour, after putting a tremendous amount of work into her studies.                                PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD / SYLVAN LAKE NEWS
Council modifies Visitor Pay Parking Program before implementation

Council modifies Visitor Pay Parking Program before implementation

Some changes were made to the program before its implementation on June 8.

Council modifies Visitor Pay Parking Program before implementation
NEW PUBLISHER - Alanna Wilson, the new publisher for the Sylvan Lake News and the Eckville Echo.                                PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD/SYLVAN LAKE NEWS

Sylvan Lake News welcomes new publisher

Alanna Wilson is the new publisher for the Sylvan Lake News and Eckville Echo.

NEW PUBLISHER - Alanna Wilson, the new publisher for the Sylvan Lake News and the Eckville Echo.                                PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD/SYLVAN LAKE NEWS
BUCCANEERS VS DRILERS - The Central Alberta Buccaneers (depicted here playing against the Airdrie Irish last year) had a strong start this season, with an inaugural victory over the Grande Prairie Drillers.                                PHOTO SUBMITTED BY TODD LEWIS

Central Alberta Bucs start their season with a win

The team claimed their first victory of the season against the Grande Prairie Drillers.

BUCCANEERS VS DRILERS - The Central Alberta Buccaneers (depicted here playing against the Airdrie Irish last year) had a strong start this season, with an inaugural victory over the Grande Prairie Drillers.                                PHOTO SUBMITTED BY TODD LEWIS
COUNCIL - The Sylvan Lake Town Council are looking to iron out some of the issues with the implementation of the Visitor Paid Parking System in Sylvan Lake.                                SYLVAN LAKE NEWS FILE PHOTO

Council gives yellow light to paid parking program, to deal with local concerns

Council discussed some issues and potential issues with its new paid parking system, at its regular meeting

COUNCIL - The Sylvan Lake Town Council are looking to iron out some of the issues with the implementation of the Visitor Paid Parking System in Sylvan Lake.                                SYLVAN LAKE NEWS FILE PHOTO
PRESENTATION - Brynne Takhar speaks to guests about the cause for which the hypnotist show on May 26 was a fundraiser.                                PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD

H.J. Cody Interact Club holds fundraiser for a Haitian cause

Students hold hypnotist show and exceed past goals

PRESENTATION - Brynne Takhar speaks to guests about the cause for which the hypnotist show on May 26 was a fundraiser.                                PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD
COFFEE STATION - The Sylvan Lake Municipal Library’s new coffee station can be found near the entrance of the building and offers a coffee for $1 per cup.                                PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD/SYLVAN LAKE NEWS

Library sets up new coffee station offering $1 coffee

Proceeds from the coffee station will support a family this coming Christmas

COFFEE STATION - The Sylvan Lake Municipal Library’s new coffee station can be found near the entrance of the building and offers a coffee for $1 per cup.                                PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD/SYLVAN LAKE NEWS

Students raise funds for local causes at Fox Run 30-Hour Famine

30-Hour Famine to support school programs at Fox Run.

Updated levies in bylaw ruffle some local feathers

Updated levies in bylaw ruffle some local feathers

Some residents are upset over proposed changes to off-site levies for lands in Sylvan Lake.

Updated levies in bylaw ruffle some local feathers
PROVINCIAL SUPPORT - Minister of Transportation and Minister of Infrastructure Brian Mason announces $37 million in funding for a wastewater line that will run from Sylvan Lake to the regional wastewater treatment plant in Red Deer. PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD/SYLVAN LAKE NEWS

Funding announced for wastewater line from Sylvan Lake to Red Deer

Sylvan Lake is one of several communities to receive provincial assistance for local infrastructure projects.

PROVINCIAL SUPPORT - Minister of Transportation and Minister of Infrastructure Brian Mason announces $37 million in funding for a wastewater line that will run from Sylvan Lake to the regional wastewater treatment plant in Red Deer. PHOTO BY SAM MACDONALD/SYLVAN LAKE NEWS