Community

Customs and Classics revved into Sylvan Lake

The 13th annual show had 163 cars parked on the Meadowlands Golf Club driving range July 13

ASFA announces fire engine donation in Lacombe

Aerial Apparatus being sent to Paraguay

PHOTOS: Chilly Canada Day in Eckville

Eckville celebrated Canada Day on July 1 with fireworks, cake and activities

DTHS’s Valedictorian Address

David Thompson High School celebrated graduation on June 28

  • Jul 2, 2019

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Eckville Town Council passes Property Tax Rate Bylaw

There will be an approximate two per cent rate increase on property tax for the 2019 taxation year

Canada’s birthday celebrations planned for Eckville

The Canada Day celebrations will kick off at 5 p.m. at the Eckville Arena on July 1

Young Sylvan Lake hockey player says ‘challenges won’t define her’

Hailey McWhirter posed in a photo shoot to show girls can play hockey, do anything they want

Sylvan Lake woman recounts her experience trekking Mt. Everest

Perle Campbell and her daughter travelled to Nepal in May to hike to base camp on Mt. Everest

Eckville’s Communities in Bloom preparing for another round of judging

The committee asks residents for help with getting the town ready for the judges on Aug. 8

PHOTOS: Sylvan Lakers strut against gender based violence

The second annual Walk a Mile in Her Shoes sashayed from HJ Cody High School to Bethany and back

Walk for Common Ground sheds light on indigenous issues

Edmonton to Calgary walk includes 30 core walkers engaging communities along the way

Eckville Summer Reading Club to explore ‘natural wonders’

The Eckville Municipal library is hosting six weeks of programming for the TD Summer Reading Club

Eckville Fundraising Society rolling ahead with playground plans

The group has picked a design for their “dream playground” with help from the students and teachers

Ellis Bird Farm opens 2019 with book unveil of Charlie, Winnie and the Bluebirds

Site Manager Myrna Pearman documented the history of central Alberta’s natural treasure

Sylvan Lake family ‘humbled’ by support as son undergoes cancer treatment

Zane Baker was diagnosed with a brain tumour in 2017 and will now travel to Florida for treatment

Eckville Recreation Board hires new director

Jodi Oslund says the position is her “dream job”

Eckville summer markets end after three sesasons

The annual markets will not be returning this summer

Junior Achievement looking to expand programming in Sylvan Lake

Gregg Broks wants to incorporate Junior Achievemen’ts high school level Company Program in town