Myra Nicks

Reward offered to find man charged in 2006 murder

Reward offered to find man charged in 2006 murder

RCMP are offering up to $5000 for information leading to the arrest of Kevin Brown

Reward offered to find man charged in 2006 murder
Eckville Eagle’s Cole Healing races a Sylvan Lake Laker to the puck in their Feb. 10 afternoon game at the Eckville Arena. Photos by Myra Nicks/Sylvan Lake News

Atom C Lakers win 6-1 against Eagles

The Sylvan Lake and Eckville teams faced off over the weekend

Eckville Eagle’s Cole Healing races a Sylvan Lake Laker to the puck in their Feb. 10 afternoon game at the Eckville Arena. Photos by Myra Nicks/Sylvan Lake News
UTVs warming up to race Photos by Myra Nicks/Sylvan Lake News

Sylvan Lake hosts second round of ice racing championships

Racers from all over Alberta and B.C. competed Feb. 11

UTVs warming up to race Photos by Myra Nicks/Sylvan Lake News
Eckville Eagle’s Chance Abbott scores in the winning goal in final death overtime with a 7-6 win against the Bonnyville Pontiacs in the first playoff game, Feb. 10. See more coverage on Page 6.  Photo by Myra Nicks/Eckville Echo

Eagles win game in sudden death overtime

In the first game of the playoffs, the Eagles won 7 - 6 against the Bonnyville Pontiacs

Eckville Eagle’s Chance Abbott scores in the winning goal in final death overtime with a 7-6 win against the Bonnyville Pontiacs in the first playoff game, Feb. 10. See more coverage on Page 6.  Photo by Myra Nicks/Eckville Echo
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WATCH: Fawn rescue in February

Two men helped free a deer near Vermilion while another captured it on video

Photo courtesy of Marshall Stasiuk
Photo courtesy of Marshall Stasiuk

WATCH: Fawn rescue in February

Two men helped free a deer near Vermilion while another captured it on video

Photo courtesy of Marshall Stasiuk
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Nicks: What does a dead battery have to do with growth?

Bi-weekly column on all things holistic health related

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Make your own baby food at a free workshop

Sylvan Lake Community Partners is hosting a dietician to discuss food solids and textures

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Don’t drive distracted

Distractions while driving can contribute to a fatality

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First seed Eagles ready for playoffs

Eckville Eagles have their tentative line-up ready to go against the Bonnyville Pontiacs

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Nicks: Use your words

Nicks: Use your words

Bi-weekly column on all things holistic health related

Nicks: Use your words
Lily Walroth and her new friends eats candy-dipped bananas in Japan. Miku Watanabe (far right) stayed with Walroth in Sylvan Lake and Walroth stayed with Watanabe in Yokohama. Photo Submitted.

Learning through cultural exchange

Central Alberta high school students will be travelling to Japan this summer

Lily Walroth and her new friends eats candy-dipped bananas in Japan. Miku Watanabe (far right) stayed with Walroth in Sylvan Lake and Walroth stayed with Watanabe in Yokohama. Photo Submitted.
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Arena roof needs attention sooner rather than later

Arena association requested funding for project during regular council meeting

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Benalto Booster Club President John Moorhouse and Benalto Elks #404 President Doug Hambly standing on the new skate safe floor. Photo submitted.

Skate safe floor installed

The Benalto train station’s transformation into a community recreation facility continues

Benalto Booster Club President John Moorhouse and Benalto Elks #404 President Doug Hambly standing on the new skate safe floor. Photo submitted.
Poll: Are you going to the Canadian Finals Rodeo this year?

Poll: Are you going to the Canadian Finals Rodeo this year?

The event will hosted in Red Deer for the next ten years.

Poll: Are you going to the Canadian Finals Rodeo this year?
A family residence across from the UFA on 54 Aveenue in Eckville started on fire Sunday morning, Jan. 14. Photo submitted

Family loses home in blaze

Twenty-three fire fighters brought the fire under control early Sunday morning

A family residence across from the UFA on 54 Aveenue in Eckville started on fire Sunday morning, Jan. 14. Photo submitted
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Eagles finalize first place in Westlock

In their last regular game before the playoffs the Eagles won 6 - 3

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Nicks: Creating thoughtful content

Nicks: Creating thoughtful content

Bi-weekly column on all things holistic health related

Nicks: Creating thoughtful content
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Poll: Tell us what you think.

Share your thoughts on Red Deer Regional Hospital not being included in upcoming capital projects

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Eckville Town Council gives the Sawatsky Group exclusive rights to sell and place manufactured homes in the Westview Residential Subdivision during the Jan. 8 meeting. Pictured: Council with A1 Homes representative, Adam Martin and Alberta Customer Homes representative, Dezeree Labelle sitting on either side of Mayor Helen Posti. Photo by Myra Nicks/Eckville Echo

Town to work with manufactured home group

Council approved an exclusive agreement with the Sawatsky Group and the sale of Town wastewater

Eckville Town Council gives the Sawatsky Group exclusive rights to sell and place manufactured homes in the Westview Residential Subdivision during the Jan. 8 meeting. Pictured: Council with A1 Homes representative, Adam Martin and Alberta Customer Homes representative, Dezeree Labelle sitting on either side of Mayor Helen Posti. Photo by Myra Nicks/Eckville Echo