Local News

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

Central Alberta placed under snowfall warning

10 to 20 cm of snow is expected to fall over the last weekend of April, says Environment Canada

Mother Teresa students visited by Travelling Brain School

The interactive program teaches kids about brain functions and how to prevent brain injuries

Town of Eckville to see new waste collection service provider

Council decided at their regular meeting April 23 the new provider would take over July 1

Strathcona County RCMP charge Eckville man for firearms, drugs

RCMP found the suspects at a high risk traffic stop on April 11 as a result of a 911 complaint

Eckville Mayor interested to see what’s to come with new government

Mayor Helen Posti says Eckville is “very lucky” to have MLA Jason Nixon re-elected

Annual Home and Lifestyle Show coming to Sylvan Lake

The inaugural event will showcase local businesses at the NexSource Centre’s curling rink on May 11

Paint Nite fundraiser coming to Eckville

The funds will be put toward busing for Eckville Elementary School’s end of the year field trips

Sylvan Lake RCMP arrest two, recover stolen vehicle at local hotel

The RCMP worked with other police agencies to locate and arrest the suspects

Jason Nixon named next MLA of Rimbey-Rocky Mountain Houes-Sundre

There were no surprises as the UCP swept the rural riding Tuesday night

WATCH: Election Day underway in Eckville

There has been a steady stream of people casting their votes since polls opened at 9 a.m. April 16

Eckville heads to the polls

The polls are open on Election Day from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre preps for Alberta Election

Over 1,000 vote in riding’s advance polls; Tuesday polls open 8 a.m. -

Eckville FCSS recognizes local volunteers

The annual Volunteer Appreciation Night on April 11 was hosted during National Volunteer Week

Meet Your Candidates: Dawn Berard, Freedom Conservative Party

The Eckville Echo is profiling the eight candidates running in Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre

Meet Your Candidates: Paula Lamoureux, Alberta Advantage Party

The Eckville Echo is profiling the five candidates running in Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre

Candidates field questions and promote political platform at forum in Rimbey

Fairly good crowd attend forum in Rimbey

  • Apr 11, 2019