Local News

Sylvan Lake plumbers ask for social distancing while working in homes

Fonda’s Plumbing and Heating says they went out to six service calls in one day during the outbreak

Town of Sylvan Lake temporally lays off 64 employees during COVID-19 pandemic

The Town has enacted a temporary 60-day layoff process for 64 employees

Town of Blackfalds announces layoffs amid COVID-19 pandemic

Over 25 staff are being laid off or their contract terminated early

Alberta’s new sport fishing regulations include more harvesting opportunities

The 2020 regulations feature more opportunities for recreational fishing and online licences

Terrace Ridge School Grade 7 students given attendance choice to address enrollment pressures in Lacombe

Review was necessary because the school’s current utilization rate is 108.29 per cent

PHOTOS: Messages left for heroes at the Lacombe Hospital

Messages were left at the Lacombe Hospital and Care Centre from Wyatt & Wesley Roblin.

Sylvan Lake’s Flags of Remembrance ceremonies cancelled due to pandemic

The flags will fly along the lake and Highway 11 under the name “Flags of Unity”, Sept. 12-Nov. 12

Agriculture critical during and post-epidemic, Ag Minister says

Agriculture and Forestry Minister Devin Dreeshen held a call-in town hall meeting Monday night

Dancer’s Edge studio moves to online classes due to COVID-19

Studio looks to bring normalcy to dance students

Lacombe Composite’s Ecovision Club nominated as finalist for two awards

Ecovision connecting digitally throughout pandemic; projects temporarily suspended