Scott McDermott

Students learn freedom of speech by keeping quiet

École Mother Teresa School students drew special symbolic pictures while not daring to peep a word.

Sylvan Lake woman encouraging support for event honouring brother’s legacy

All the money raised from the event will go to the Kids Cancer Care Foundation of Alberta.

NexSource Centre construction scheduled to begin in three weeks

The next phase of the NexSource Centre Multiplex Redevelopment Project is set to begin.

Head shaving event to raise money for charity

Six adults will have their heads shaved to raise money for the Alberta Ride to Conquer Cancer.

Volunteers recognized for community contributions

A volunteer gala and awards evening was held at the Community Centre last Friday.

Local 10-year-old to perform in Los Angeles

Sylvan Lake’s very own 10-year-old Elijah Fullerton will be flying with his mother, Mandi Fullerton, to Los Angeles to prove his talents.

Library stakeholders to provide input for new strategic plan

Library board members, staff and municipal councillors are being invited to provide input.

Sylvan Lake minor hockey players to play for Alberta Cup

Two 15-year-old minor hockey players from Sylvan Lake will play for Hockey Alberta’s 2015 ATB Alberta Cup.

Safety emphasized in farm presentation to students

Grade 4 students at Steffie Woima School participated in an interactive class discussion on farm safety.

Generals kick off bid to reclaim Allan Cup

The Bentley Generals have maintained their ‘practice makes perfect’ mentality.

Wolf Awareness field researcher Sadie Parr discusses wolf protection with students of Ecole Mother Teresa School March 26.

Wolf expert educates students on changing hunting laws

Wolf expert educates students on changing hunting laws

Wolf Awareness field researcher Sadie Parr discusses wolf protection with students of Ecole Mother Teresa School March 26.
Sylvan Lake's Marg Metcalf

Sylvan Lake’s Metcalf to feature in Lacombe celebration of art

Sylvan Lake’s Metcalf to feature in Lacombe celebration of art

Sylvan Lake's Marg Metcalf
Provincial human services minister Heather Klimchuk discusses Sylvan Lake’s Parent Link Centre at the Community Centre last Thursday.

Parent Link Centre to open in Community Centre next fall

Parent Link Centre to open in Community Centre next fall

Provincial human services minister Heather Klimchuk discusses Sylvan Lake’s Parent Link Centre at the Community Centre last Thursday.

Atom A Lakers to experience life as an Edmonton Oiler

Atom A Lakers to experience life as an Edmonton Oiler

Eckville rejoices in Sylvan Lake urgent care announcement

Eckville rejoices in Sylvan Lake urgent care announcement

Family-owned golf course going up for sale

The owners of Top O’ the Hill Golf Course in Sylvan Lake are looking forward to their last season of owning the course.

Town residents encouraged to participate in Rain Barrel Rebate Program

The town is now accepting applications for its new Rain Barrel Rebate Program.

The diary of a rookie firefighter: Attending my first course

I have now been volunteering as a firefighter for four months, which is something I talk about every chance I get.

Alanna Dextrase of Sylvan Lake and Area Community Partners Association models some of the items made from yarn donated by Frank and Joy Webb in honour of their daughter Natalie’s memory.

Parents honour daughter’s legacy through yarn donation

Natalie Webb's legacy lives on through her parents' generous donation.

Alanna Dextrase of Sylvan Lake and Area Community Partners Association models some of the items made from yarn donated by Frank and Joy Webb in honour of their daughter Natalie’s memory.
Players went head to head in three-on-three hockey in support of Michael Arthur at the Multiplex over the weekend. Arthur is a young Sylvan Lake resident who was recently diagnosed with leukemia. The weekend fundraising hockey tournament and various events accompanying it raised more than $40

Weekend Fight Like Mike fundraiser a major success

A two-day fundraiser in support of Sylvan Lake resident Michael Arthur proved a major success.

Players went head to head in three-on-three hockey in support of Michael Arthur at the Multiplex over the weekend. Arthur is a young Sylvan Lake resident who was recently diagnosed with leukemia. The weekend fundraising hockey tournament and various events accompanying it raised more than $40