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HIGH FLYER - Travis Young whips through the air as he completes a back flip on a flyboard as Curtis Pangrass keeps a watchful eye from a sea-doo on Gull Lake.

Extreme sport of flyboarding available on Gull Lake

A new way to enjoy Gull Lake has arrived and it is unlike anything the shores have seen before.

HIGH FLYER - Travis Young whips through the air as he completes a back flip on a flyboard as Curtis Pangrass keeps a watchful eye from a sea-doo on Gull Lake.
HONOUR - Charlie Jacobson was recently honoured with Red Deer's 2015 Emerging Artist Award.

Central Alberta blues-rock singer named 2015 Emerging Artist

Charlie Jacobson was recently honoured with Red Deer’s 2015 Emerging Artist Award for his works as a talented singer/songwriter.

HONOUR - Charlie Jacobson was recently honoured with Red Deer's 2015 Emerging Artist Award.

Urban poling is on the rise in Lacombe and area

Urban poling is simply walking with the addition of upper body strengthening and it is something that is on the rise in Lacombe and area.

ENDURANCE – Susan MacDonald recently competed in the Alberta 55+ Games running events

Susan MacDonald scores big at Alberta 55+ Summer Games

An avid runner from Lacombe came home with five medals and some great memories after a big weekend at the Alberta 55+ Summer Games.

ENDURANCE – Susan MacDonald recently competed in the Alberta 55+ Games running events
WAITING PERIOD – Head librarian of the Mary C. Moore Library Christina Petrisor takes time to explain the new upgrades that have been installed in the reconstructed facility. No official open date has been announced as of yet.

Mary C. Moore Library still closed but making progress

Several months after being flooded, the Mary C. Moore Public Library has seen progress but will still take time to recover.

WAITING PERIOD – Head librarian of the Mary C. Moore Library Christina Petrisor takes time to explain the new upgrades that have been installed in the reconstructed facility. No official open date has been announced as of yet.
BIG WIN – Central Alberta Buccaneer Brett Lapointe dodged a tackle from Lloydminster Vandal Chris Brett during a recent game at where the Bucs dominated 66-6.

Bucs dominate Vandals in match up last weekend

The Central Alberta Buccaneers dominated ME Global Athletic Park during their recent game against the Lloydminster Vandals

BIG WIN – Central Alberta Buccaneer Brett Lapointe dodged a tackle from Lloydminster Vandal Chris Brett during a recent game at where the Bucs dominated 66-6.
GETTING CREATIVE – Artist Kaylee Motley

Gull Lake artist explores her versatility

Central Alberta is full of artists from established painters to musicians and everything in between.

GETTING CREATIVE – Artist Kaylee Motley
FRESH LOOK- Artist Robert Murray puts some finishing touches on the historical murals that were recently restored through the Lacombe Mural Restoration Project.

Fresh Look

Artist Robert Murray puts some finishing touches on the historical murals

FRESH LOOK- Artist Robert Murray puts some finishing touches on the historical murals that were recently restored through the Lacombe Mural Restoration Project.
NEW PROGRAMS- Autumn Stolte

An array of new programs at the Kinsmen Aquatic Centre

Several new programs have developed at the Kinsmen Aquatic Centre.

NEW PROGRAMS- Autumn Stolte

Lacombe Days set to kick off in City next week

Registrations still open for the parade until July 21st

RENEWAL – Alberta muralist Robert Murray smiles as he works on restoring the historical murals located in downtown Lacombe

Robert Murray lends his skills to the Lacombe mural restoration project

Buildings in Lacombe’s historical downtown are receiving a fresh coat of paint atop the beautiful murals created by local artist Tim Giles.

RENEWAL – Alberta muralist Robert Murray smiles as he works on restoring the historical murals located in downtown Lacombe

Gull Lake Pro-Am tourney this month

The Junior Golf Education Endowment Fund will celebrate its eight anniversary

Inaugural ‘Free Family Fitness’ program

The City of Lacombe is pleased to be presenting Free Family Fitness events weekly for the remainder of July.

PROUD TO BE A PART – Jacob Reeves

Blackfalds Youth Optimist builds lifelong skills

Optimist Clubs around the nation work towards engaging youth in communities.

PROUD TO BE A PART – Jacob Reeves
COLLABORATION – Together

Exploring the unique, hybrid sound that is ‘Jo-Jo O’ & The WOODS’

Lacombe-grown Jo-Jo O’Donoghue and Rylan Woods have created an amazing blend of punk, blues and folk music with ‘Jo-Jo O & The WOODS’.

COLLABORATION – Together
SHOW DOWN – Lacombe Loco Carson Barnes fought hard to try and keep the ball away from Red Deer Renegade Emmett Kenny last weekend during a game held at Kinex Arena. The Renegades won the game with a score of 15-2.

Renegades defeat Lacoka and keep momentum going

Lacombe Loco Carson Barnes fought hard to try and keep the ball away from Red Deer Renegade Emmett Kenny last weekend during a game

SHOW DOWN – Lacombe Loco Carson Barnes fought hard to try and keep the ball away from Red Deer Renegade Emmett Kenny last weekend during a game held at Kinex Arena. The Renegades won the game with a score of 15-2.
MAKING A SPLASH - To beat the heat

Making a splash

To beat the heat, Ben Phillips, 6, gets front and centre at the Tayles Water Spray Park in Blackfalds.

MAKING A SPLASH - To beat the heat

Art in the Park seeking volunteers to facilitate the fun

In conjunction with Lacombe Days citizens will be able to participate in a variety of activities to bring awareness to the arts

Dismayed with the passing of Bill C-51

To get right into it, the fact that Bill C-51 was passed in Senate disgusts me

City moving forward with Green Space Optimization Plan

Lacombians are lucky to have a number of green spaces and outdoor activity areas to enjoy