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Eckville opens outdoor skating season

The Eckville Fire Department started spraying the rinks on Dec. 5.

Eckville Sr. Eagles slip in shootout loss

The Sr. Eagles fell 5-4 to the Daysland Northstars on Dec. 1 at the Eckville Arena

Country star teaches Sylvan Lake students bullying prevention and empowerment

Ryan Laird shared personal stories and performed songs at C.P. Blakely Elementary School on Nov. 30.

Casino Night raises money for future playground

The fundraiser was hosted by the Eckville Fundraising Society on Dec. 1

Annual road-side drive a success for Eckville Fire Department

The drive brought in over $6,000 and two tables of toys for Santas Anonymous

Driver killed in late night Hwy 11a accident

Sylvan Lake RCMP and Fire Deptartment were at the scene at about 4:30 a.m. on Dec.1.

Tigers claw their way to gold at Las Vegas tournament

The West Central Midget AA Tigers competed at the International Silver Stick Tournament Nov. 22-25.

New Dog Control Bylaw and Cat Bylaw in effect in Eckville

Town Council voted to pass new bylaws involving dog and cat licences on Nov. 26

Christmas Casino Night fundraiser for Eckville playground

The casino night is on Dec. 1 at the Eckville Community Centre

PHOTOS: Holiday spirit overtakes Eckville

The annual tree lighting event took place on Nov. 22

UPDATED: RCMP arrest man who drove through airport fence

The 27-year-old was arrested by Sylvan Lake RCMP and is in custody.

Sylvan Lake RCMP’s crime prevention tips for the holidays

Credit card fraud, credit card theft and impaired driving rise during holiday season.

Eckville’s season of giving continues with Santas Anonymous

The program provides gifts and food for families who need at Christmas time.

Eckville Library Silent Auction kicks off

The fifth annual fundraiser will run Nov. 20 to Dec. 7

Eckville Aces finish on podium at Zones

The senior boys volleyball team competed in the Zones tournament in Lacombe on Nov. 16 and 17.

Eckville Sr. Eagles fly to victory

The Eagles defeated the Whitecourt Wild 6-2 on Nov. 17.

PHOTOS: Eckvillians share their favourite winter activities

Eckville Echo readers submitted photos of their favourite winter activities on Facebook

Highlights from Eckville Town Council

Council voted to pass multiple items on their Nov. 13 agenda

Eckville looking to prohibit cannabis use in public

The First and Second Reading of the Cannabis Consumption Bylaw were carried by Council on Nov. 13

Holiday cheer to light up Eckville

The annual tree lighting will take place on Nov. 22