Al-Qaida head bin Laden dead

WASHINGTON — Osama bin Laden, the mastermind behind the deadly Sept. 1… more
Sundre / Rocky Mountain House RCMP seize fireams and recover $500,000 in stolen property


On September 28, 2016,  RCMP Member… more

Rimbey RCMP execute search warrant at local residence

On September 27, 2016 Rimbey RCMP followed up on information rece… more

Funeral service to be held for former editor of Sylvan Lake News


Obituary courtesy of Shanna McConnell


Sylvan Lake RCMP execute search warrant


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Voluntary wastewater restrictions removed

The town wastewater lagoons are now at safe levels, after previously being considered “critical.”… more

Sylvan Lake RCMP request public assistance to locate wanted man

Waste water lagoon situation reduced from “critical” to “on alert”

Town at ‘crisis point’ with wastewater lagoons


“We are at a crisis point in our community where we need everyone t… more

Task force to draft Sylvan Lake after-hours urgent care plan in 90 days

A joint task force with members from Sylvan Lake and surrounding communities and Alberta He… more

UPDATED: Sylvan Lake RCMP investigate second attempted child abduction this month


On June 27, 2016 Sylvan Lake RCMP responded to a complaint of an at… more

Wild Rapids will stop flowing after 2016


Wild Rapids Waterslide Park will turn the water off at the end of 2… more

UPDATED: Attempted child abduction near Mother Teresa


On June 22, around 4 p.m., an attempted child abduction occurred in… more

Charges laid following disturbance on Westview Drive in Sylvan Lake


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Sylvan Lake RCMP Investigate a Fatal Boating Accident

On June 15th, 2016 shortly before 6 p.m.,Sylvan Lake RCMP responded to a request for assistance in l… more
Cheryl Fisher returns with sixth studio album

Tanker roll-over spills fuel near river

10:45 p.m. This story has been updated.

The County of S… more

Sylvan Lake RCMP make arrest in armed robbery

On May 24, 2016, Sylvan Lake RCMP arrested a male after he commit… more

RCMP respond to early morning collision involving school bus


On Tuesday May 17, 2016 at 8:00 am, Sylvan Lake RCMP along wi… more
Fort McMurray evacuee relief centre seeing success in Sylvan


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Sylvan Lake and Eckville Fire Departments respond to fatal plane crash

On Saturday, May 7th, 2016 at 1:29 p.m., Sylvan Lake RCMP along with the Eckville Fire Depa… more
Donations being gathered for Fort McMurray evacuees - Sylvan Lake Fire Department extinguish blaze on local farm


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Addiction and mental health at forefront of recent memoirs


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Sylvan Lake citizens denied access to urgent care funding


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Pitch In Week set for first week of May


When it <… more

Lakeshore Drive redevelopment scheduled for October 2016 completion

Sylvan Lake’s inf… more

Stolen vehicle recovered after Tuesday night crash, RCMP search for suspect


At approximately… more

Police nab wanted man


Ponoka RCMP arrested a man on outstanding warrants thanks to a tip … more

Andrews wanted by Sylvan Lake and Rimbey RCMP


Jonathan Alfred Andrews, 23 years old of Bentley, Alberta, is… more
Andrews wanted by Sylvan Lake and Rimbey RCMP



Jonathan Alfred Andrews, 23 years old of Bentley, Albert… more
Fentanyl overdose prevention kits available in Sylvan Lake


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Search for missing person ends


Sylvan Lake RCMP have located Robert William Plunkett, 69 yea… more

RCMP officers found not guilty during three day trial


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Town council votes for separate fire services

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RCMP Investigate Suspicious Person/Vehicle near Fox Run School

On January 14, 2016 at the end of the school day, a child was approached by two men in a Wh… more
Sylvan serial robber foiled thanks to local heroes


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Sylvan Lake serial robber apprehended

On January 11, 2016 RCMP in Sylvan Lake responded to a robbery in progress at Bayshore Market i… more
Attempted robbery at Bayshore Market


At approximately 2:30 p.m. Monday afternoon a suspect entered… more

Six robberies in 26 days for Sylvan Lake


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Sylvan Lake CIBC robbery under ongoing investigation


On December 29th, 2015 at 3:40 p.m., a masked lone male entered the… more

Ponoka RCMP recover stolen laptops and property


Ponoka RCMP issued a warrant of arrest for Ponoka resident Stephen … more

Grow-op bust nets $4M in drugs


A call to the RCMP about a suspicious person ended up leading to on… more

Town council fires CAO


Chief Administ… more

Inquest finds Mounties acted ‘appropriately’ in Mayerthorpe killings

STONY PLAIN — A fatality inquiry into the deaths of four Alberta Mount… more
Japan suspends work at stricken nuke plant

FUKUSHIMA, Japan — Japan suspended operations to keep its stricken nuc… more
Japan says new radiation leaks harmful to health

SOMA, Japan — Radiation is spewing from damaged reactors at a crippled… more
Cancer battle inspires fundraiser

Battling lung cancer hasn’t deterred Mavis Goss from helping sick chil… more
Olymel closed pending test results

Operations at the Olymel hog processing plant in Red Deer could resume… more
Prairie flooding forces evacuations, Trans-Canada Highway closure

Stranded residents had to be rescued from their flooded homes by boat … more
Deafening roar warned residents to flee ahead of landslide

OLIVER, B.C. — A wall of mud, water and rocks roared down a mountain i… more