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Sylvan Lake students urged to put positivity first

Anthony McLean spoke to students about bullying at Ecole HJ Cody High School on Oct. 24

PHOTOS: A spooktacular time had by Sylvan Lake skeletons and werewolves

The annual Spooktacular Extravaganza was held Oct. 26 to kickoff the spooky season

Sylvan Lake faith community prays for elected officials at annual breakfast

The Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast was held Oct. 25 at the Sylvan Lake Community Centre

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Sylvan Lake Yuletide Festival adds two new charities

The Spirit of Sylvan Yuletide Festival announced it is expanding it charities and events this year

PHOTOS: Sylvan Lake Fire Hall hosts annual Open House

The annual event, held on Oct. 19, was to help raise awareness for fire prevention

Sylvan Lake brewery hosting creepy cabaret for Volunteer Central

Boo’s and Brews is hosted by Undercurrent Brewery on Oct. 25

Sylvan Lake parents learn how their kids use social media

According to experts from Jo(e) Social Media, adults and children use social media differently

Town of Sylvan Lake announces new community bus

The CARE-a-van is available for both for-profit and non-profit organizations

Sylvan Lake shoreline flags wrongfully replaced by well-meaning citizen

Al Cameron of VVOC says a loose thread is not enough to replace the Canadian flags on lakeshore

Outdoor adventure class at kcs starts bottle drive for Christmas Bureau

The outdoor adventure class is made up of students between the ages of three and six

Sylvan Lake students tested for lazy eye by Lions Club

The Sylvan Lake Lions Club administers the free exam every October to Kindergarten students

New marketing plans takes Spirit of Sylvan Yuletide Festival to the next level

Spirit of Sylvan Yuletide Festival is planned for the last weekend of November

Coats for Kids and Families program returns to Sylvan Lake

Sylvan Lake and Area Community Partners Association’s annual program kicked off this season on Oct. 1

Benalto’s train station sees new life as community hub

The Benalto Centennial Station held its grand opening on Sept. 28

Second annual Flannel and Feast Festival a cold success

The festival was held in the library parking lot on Sept. 28

Stephan G. Stephansson Icelandic Society celebrates 45 years

The 45th Anniversary Bash will be at Fensala Hall in Markerville on Oct. 18

Sylvan Lake students take part in Terry Fox Run

Over the course of a week, each of the schools in Sylvan Lake participated in the annual run

Keys handed over as Sylvan Lake’s first Habitat for Humanity build finishes

Three families, the Redford, Schatz and Dodds, were given the keys to their new homes on Sept. 26

Sylvan Lake coffee company fundraising for local woman with cancer

White Frog Cafe is holding a fundraiser for Susan O’Connor, who has stage four bone cancer

Nature lovers to unite at Fall Walk at JJ Collett

Attendees can enjoy trails and a free barbecue on Sept. 29