Steve Dills

Porsche driver facing impaired charges following collision

A Sylvan Lake man is facing impaired and dangerous driving charges after providing a breath sample four times the legal limit.

Another first for Lynn

Golfer Jaxon Lynn qualified for the 2014 Frank Lindsay Jr. Boys Championship at an event on Sunday.

Yellow fish painted beside storm drains

Painting yellow fish on sidewalks beside storm drains was the task of a group of Grade 3 French Immersion students

Life jackets provided in provincial park for free use

Life jackets will be available for free, day-use in Sylvan Lake Provincial Park this summer, under a program announced last Wednesday.

Memories exchanged, friendships renewed

Benalto celebrated 100 years since settlement

Lions paraded through streets raising awareness about diabetes

Lions club members from across Alberta converged on Sylvan Lake Saturday to take part in the annual Lions Cavalcade for Diabetes Awareness.

Bosse sixth at provincials

One athlete from École H. J. Cody High School competed in track and field provincials at Foothills Athletic Park

Construction permitting about 30 per cent over last year

New construction in Sylvan Lake is trending about 30 per cent higher than a year ago

Legacy Trail Passports guide exploration of Sylvan’s history

Discover the rich history of Sylvan Lake and region by strolling along the Legacy Trail.

Muscles in Motion raised over $16,000 for Muscular Dystrophy

The fourth annual Muscles in Motion was bigger and better, raising over $16,000 for Muscular Dystrophy Canada Saturday.

Basement suites approved for seven new homes in Ryders Ridge, Beacon Hill

Secondary (basement) suites were approved for seven single family residences in Ryders Ridge and Beacon Hill

Washrooms should be open longer hours: resident

The sun rises early these days − and so do many residents who enjoy the solitude of the lakeshore

Tour of Alberta cycling race to do two loops through Sylvan Lake

Roads will remain open and then close as cyclists are approaching

View of vibrant summers at Sylvan now available through historic postcard book

Frolicking on the beach and in the water, early water slides and teeter totters, Sylvan Lake’s beginnings,

Cody athletes brought home area medals; qualified for zones

A number of senior high students at École H. J. Cody High School qualified for zone track and field competition yesterday

Lynn won his division during Banff golf tournament

Great drama was experienced when 100 young golfers participated in the bear delayed Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour

Music festival promoters failed to attend; council willing to look to next year

Plans for a summer music festival in Sylvan Lake appear to be dead for this season after promoters failed to attend

Resident left with nothing after fire destroyed mobile home

A guest house on an acreage northeast of Sylvan Lake was completely destroyed by fire Sunday morning

Stories of the past provide interesting insight; they need preservation

The importance of preservation of our past is highlighted in a story and a special section in this week’s newspaper.

May 17 official date ice disappeared

Two veteran lake watchers have confirmed the official date the ice left Sylvan Lake’s surface this year.