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Carly Letourneau at Precision Gymnastics. (Shaela Dansereau)

Wetaskiwin gymnast competes on home soil

17-year-old Carly Letourneau is set on being the first gymnast in the Wetaskiwin Hall of Fame

Carly Letourneau at Precision Gymnastics. (Shaela Dansereau)
Wetaskiwin U15 Ice Queens at the Falun Female Frozen Challenge in December 2021. (Submitted)

Wetaskiwin U15 Ice Queens finish season at Provincials

The female hockey team won gold at Edmonton Minor Hockey Week and league playoffs this year

Wetaskiwin U15 Ice Queens at the Falun Female Frozen Challenge in December 2021. (Submitted)
The Sylvan Lake Bantam Lions quarterback Jace Martins has been named the Central Alberta Bantam MVP based on his performance in the the 2021 season. Submitted photo
The Sylvan Lake Bantam Lions quarterback Jace Martins has been named the Central Alberta Bantam MVP based on his performance in the the 2021 season. Submitted photo
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RODE: Gulls roster close to set for the season

Sylvan Lake Gulls GM/head coach Jason Chatwood can sit back, take a…

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Gulls begin countdown to second baseball season

As the warmer days set in, baseball enthusiasts gear up for the…

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HJ Cody High School / Facebook photo
HJ Cody High School / Facebook photo
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Sylvan Lake offered race track for snow kiting event

Sylvan Lake welcomed a sky full of colourful kites with participants visiting…

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From left Coach Hoang Le, Kya Pritchard and Callum Keating pose with their medals after the win at Airdrie Jr. Yonex Badminton Tournament. Submitted photo

Sylvan Lake youths bag gold at Airdrie badminton tournament

Callum Keating and Kya Pritchard have been badminton partners for two years

From left Coach Hoang Le, Kya Pritchard and Callum Keating pose with their medals after the win at Airdrie Jr. Yonex Badminton Tournament. Submitted photo
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Maddison Pearman skates in the 1500m during the ISU speed skating World Cup at the Olympic Oval in Calgary, AB on December 12, 2021. (Photo by Dave Holland/Speed Skating Canada)

Ponoka’s Maddison Pearman finishes 26th in Women’s 1,000 metres final at Olympics

Central Alberta speedskater Maddison Pearman finished 26th in the women’s 1,000-metre race…

Maddison Pearman skates in the 1500m during the ISU speed skating World Cup at the Olympic Oval in Calgary, AB on December 12, 2021. (Photo by Dave Holland/Speed Skating Canada)
Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
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Preparations underway for hockey tournament at Parkland Beach

Striving to make it an annual event with attendees from across the region

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The U18 West Central Wildcats. Submitted photo

West Central Wildcats continue strong

With high registration numbers this season

The U18 West Central Wildcats. Submitted photo
U13 A Lakers bring home gold from the Devon Tournament held Jan. 14 to Jan. 16. Sylvan Lake Minor Hockey/Facebook image
U13 A Lakers bring home gold from the Devon Tournament held Jan. 14 to Jan. 16. Sylvan Lake Minor Hockey/Facebook image
Sylvan Lake Seniors Association President Peter Hamers (right) presented a cheque of $3,288 to Sylvan Lake Canadian Tire franchise owner Randy Patton (left) Jan. 17. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News

Sylvan Lake Seniors Association contributes to Canadian Tire’s Jumpstart program

Aims to provide young Lakers greater access to sports and recreation

Sylvan Lake Seniors Association President Peter Hamers (right) presented a cheque of $3,288 to Sylvan Lake Canadian Tire franchise owner Randy Patton (left) Jan. 17. Reeti Meenakshi Rohilla / Sylvan Lake News
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The David Thompson Snowriders club forges ahead with season despite weather issues

By Sam Donnelly For Sylvan Lake News Despite limited snow and the…

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Spencer Michnik. Submitted photo
Running back Elliot Wyse of the Lacombe Rams was named the high school football city league rookie of the year as the league handed out year-end awards earlier this month. (Advocate file photo)

Central Alberta high school football leagues hand out year-end awards

With the 2021 Central Alberta High School football season in the rearview…

  • Dec 17, 2021
Running back Elliot Wyse of the Lacombe Rams was named the high school football city league rookie of the year as the league handed out year-end awards earlier this month. (Advocate file photo)
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The Sylvan Lake Wranglers (submitted photo)

Wranglers bag a dual victory

Prepare for two upcoming games this week

The Sylvan Lake Wranglers (submitted photo)