By PAUL COWLEY

Sylvan Lake’s crime rate drops

Sylvan Lake’s crime rate dropped — dramatically in several categories — between 2006 and 2010, recent RCMP statistics show.

  • Nov 21, 2011

Sylvan Lake looking to raise municipal taxes

Sylvan Lake residents can expect a 2.7 per cent municipal tax increase next year.

  • Nov 17, 2011

RDSO pays tribute to first classical rock god

While reaction fell a little short of Lisztomania, there was plenty of enthusiasm as Red Deer Symphony Orchestra paid tribute to classical music’s first rock god Franz Liszt.

Photo by JERRY GERLING/Advocate staff

Lack of water hampered firefighters in Blackfalds

As dozens of firefighters battled a massive Canada Day chemical fire at an oilfield trucking firm they were handicapped by a lack of water.

Photo by JERRY GERLING/Advocate staff
A mother was killed and her daughter badly injured when their snowmobile slammed into a parked trailer on Sylvan Lake on Saturday afternoon.

Snowmobile crash in Sylvan Lake kills woman, injures daughter

A mother was killed and her daughter badly injured when their snowmobile slammed into a parked trailer on Sylvan Lake on Saturday afternoon.

A mother was killed and her daughter badly injured when their snowmobile slammed into a parked trailer on Sylvan Lake on Saturday afternoon.