Community

New dog greeter spreading smiles at prestigious B.C. hotel

Trained as a guide dog, Winston was ‘too friendly’ for official service

Eckville library nears end of renovations

The library’s updates date back to Dec. 2017 and are due to wrap up in the next few months

Alberta Farm Animal Care puts out call for award nominations

There are three awards for the AFAC: Communication, Industry Leadership and Innovation

Christmas Hampers delivered by Shadow Rider members

The 4-H Club delivers Christmas hampers every year

Sylvan Lake fashion designer preparing for fashion show in Vancouver

Sally Sandusky is working with Raw Artists for her upcoming show

Company raises funds for Central Alberta Humane Society

This is the first year Rifco has partnered up with the CAHS

How much do you really know about Christmas?

Whether you’re a Christmas angel or a Grinch, this test will challenge your knowledge of the holiday

PHOTOS: Eckville Elementary spreads cheer through song at Christmas concert

The “Growing the Grinches Heart” concert had shows at 1:30 p.m and 6:30 p.m. on Dec. 20.

PHOTO: Eckville teacher takes an icy plunge

The event was result of a fundraiser for Eckville FCSS and the Red Deer Women’s Shelter

Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

Eckville Town Council wraps up 2018

The last regular meeting of 2018 was on Dec. 17

PHOTOS: Grade 2’s spread holiday cheer at the Eckville Manor House

The class joined the residents on Dec. 14 for games, song and gift giving.

Yellow Vests protesters take to Red Deer streets

Trudeau government’s immigration and oil industry policies denounced at rally

Eckville Food Bank in “good shape” for the holidays

Heather Allen, FCSS director, says the food bank is in need of everyday items like soup crackers

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

Eckville Elementary receives donation for classroom supplies

The Parent Council has donated $400 to each classroom at Eckville Elementary

PHOTOS: Crafting around the Christmas tree in Eckville

Some of Eckville’s youngest residents spent the afternoon making holiday themed crafts on Saturday