Steve Dills

Access in and out of Sylvan will be “locked down” during cycling race

The Tour of Alberta, Canada’s largest professional cycling stage race, will visit Sylvan Lake Sept. 4.

Third building approved for shopping area at Herder and Hinshaw

During their regular meeting June 16, members of Sylvan Lake’s Municipal Planning Commission:

Construction permits ahead of last year by 23 per cent

Already six months of the year have flown by and for construction starts in Sylvan Lake, there’s been an increase of 23 per cent

Learn more about recycling at show and shine

Recycling has become a way of life for Sylvan Lakers who participate, through the town’s waste transfer site

Fire caused extensive damage to duplex unit; four adults affected

Four adults displaced by a fire which ravaged a duplex Monday evening received support from the Canadian Red Cross.

Design and tendering planned for next stage of Lakeshore redevelopment

During their regular meeting June 9, Sylvan Lake councillors:

Councillors split on giving cash to Tour of Alberta cycling event; motion lost

In a split 4-3 decision, Sylvan Lake councillors voted against contributing financially

Ambulatory Care Committee new name for urgent care initiative

“We’ve been going with urgent care but it’s apparent the province is not going to build urgent care.” Susan Samson

Plans for annexation moving forward

During their regular meeting May 26, Sylvan Lake councillors:

Four temporary classrooms approved for Blakely School

During their regular meeting May 20, members of Sylvan Lake’s Municipal Planning Commission:

New curling, ice surfaces to be joined with existing rec. facilities

“There are really exciting opportunities in this project” Amy Kormarniski, co-chair of the fundraising committee

Cody’s athletes, teams, coaches honours at awards ceremony

The athletic prowess of 20 different teams and about 300 competitors at École H. J. Cody School was recognized

Traffic concerns stalled approval of subdivision in Hewlett Park

Lack of a second route into and out of a new subdivision planned for the northeast edge of Hewlett Park

Parade featured amazing selection business and community displays

Cirque de Soleil theme of 1913 Days parade

Pie and cake auction a “smashing success”

The addition of cakes this year to the third annual pie auction run by Sylvan Lake & Area Community Partners Association

Fox Run, Cody students showed well at CENNA track and field meet

Individual Sylvan Lake students won aggregate medals and teams did well during the Chinook’s Edge North Athletic Association

Music students presented awards for excellence, leadership

Those who excelled and led were honoured with awards during École H. J. Cody School’s music program concert

Camilla corny country chili a winner for Unique Elevations

Unique Elevations claimed bragging rights after their chili was declared people’s choice winne

Family atmosphere of 1913 Days street festival appreciated

The addition of a street festival to Saturday’s 1913 Days celebration is being hailed as one of the best ideas in the recent past.

Practised, trained, ate like Oilers

A Sylvan Lake minor hockey team won the opportunity to train like professional hockey players recently.