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Mayor Sean McIntyre, along with Red Deer Mayor Tara Veer and Penhold Mayor Michael Yargeau proudly show off the jersey with their hometown name printed on the back during the Hlinka Gretzky Cup announcement March 27. Photo from Mayor MacIntyre’s Twitter

UPDATE: Sylvan Lake to host international hockey game

The NexSource Centre will host the USA vs Slovakia game of the Hlinka Gretzky Cup

Mayor Sean McIntyre, along with Red Deer Mayor Tara Veer and Penhold Mayor Michael Yargeau proudly show off the jersey with their hometown name printed on the back during the Hlinka Gretzky Cup announcement March 27. Photo from Mayor MacIntyre’s Twitter
If Sylvan Lake Town Council approves a contract with Fogdog Energy, the town’s solid waste will no longer be sent to the Red Deer landfill. Contributed Image

Sylvan Lake and Fogdog Energy to enter negotiations

Fogdog Energy proposes a no landfill solution to municipal solid waste

If Sylvan Lake Town Council approves a contract with Fogdog Energy, the town’s solid waste will no longer be sent to the Red Deer landfill. Contributed Image
Pets should be considered in cannabis bylaws, says vet

Pets should be considered in cannabis bylaws, says vet

Dr. Lana Keating and her husband Tim warn recreational marijuana toxic in dogs

Pets should be considered in cannabis bylaws, says vet
Alberta’s budget sets path to balance

Alberta’s budget sets path to balance

The Alberta Government announced the 2018 budget on March 22

Alberta’s budget sets path to balance
Veterans’ Voices of Canada wants to fly additional Canadian flags in Sylvan Lake

Veterans’ Voices of Canada wants to fly additional Canadian flags in Sylvan Lake

VVoC requested a set of 128 flags hang in Centennial Park, as well as along Hwy. 11

Veterans’ Voices of Canada wants to fly additional Canadian flags in Sylvan Lake
Bravery Blends was started by Heather Heystek, and donates a portion of the proceeds to charities working to help first responders and those suffering from PTSD. Photo Submitted

The healing power of coffee

Bravery Blends donates a portion of proceeds to PTSD organizations

Bravery Blends was started by Heather Heystek, and donates a portion of the proceeds to charities working to help first responders and those suffering from PTSD. Photo Submitted
Background checks required for retail cannabis locations

Background checks required for retail cannabis locations

Strict rules and regulations for retail locations was announced at a press conference this morning

Background checks required for retail cannabis locations
Former UCP MLA Don MacIntyre faces sexual assault charges

Former UCP MLA Don MacIntyre faces sexual assault charges

A publication ban on the former MLA was lifted Friday

Former UCP MLA Don MacIntyre faces sexual assault charges
Former UCP MLA Don MacIntyre faces sexual assault charges

Former UCP MLA Don MacIntyre faces sexual assault charges

A publication ban on the former MLA was lifted Friday

Former UCP MLA Don MacIntyre faces sexual assault charges
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Canadian anthem to become gender neutral

A bill to make the anthem gender neutral passed in Senate Jan. 31, but is not yet law

THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
The Dec. 29 fire in Leslieville destroyed the community’s Elk’s Hall. The investigation into the fire has determined the cause was arson. A suspect has been identified, though RCMP are still investigating. Photo submitted.

Leslieville fire deemed arson, suspect identified

The Dec. 29 fire destroyed Leslieville’s Elk’s Hall

The Dec. 29 fire in Leslieville destroyed the community’s Elk’s Hall. The investigation into the fire has determined the cause was arson. A suspect has been identified, though RCMP are still investigating. Photo submitted.