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Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent, but non-life-threatening conditions, seven days a week. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)

Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service closed until 3 p.m. today

Alberta Health Services unable to find doctor to fill the gap

 

Canadian Juno award winning guitarist Jack Semple will be back to perform with a diverse lineup of other musicians at Sylvan Lake’s Jazz at the Lake Festival in August. The popular festival is being revived on its 20th anniversary after a two-year, pandemic-related hiatus. (Advocate file photo.)

Sylvan Lake’s Jazz at the Lake Festival is coming back this summer, after a two-year hiatus

Organizers say people want to be entertained, so they are bringing back the music

 

Black Press file photo/ (Shutterstock)
Black Press file photo/ (Shutterstock)
Highway 11 twinning will begin south of Sylvan Lake this summer. Roundabouts will be built at Highway 781 (50th Street) and Range Road 15 (60th Street). (Photo from Highway 11 Functional Planning Study)
Highway 11 twinning will begin south of Sylvan Lake this summer. Roundabouts will be built at Highway 781 (50th Street) and Range Road 15 (60th Street). (Photo from Highway 11 Functional Planning Study)
Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service, which offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent but non-life-threatening conditions, will be closed until 3 p.m. today. (Black Press file photo.)
Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service, which offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent but non-life-threatening conditions, will be closed until 3 p.m. today. (Black Press file photo.)
Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service, which offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent but non-life-threatening conditions, was closed twice in the one week due to a lack of physician. (Black Press file photo)

Sylvan Lake not ready to offer cash to new doctors, but clinic closures are a growing concern

The Ambulatory Care Centre has been repeatedly shut due to lack of physician

Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service, which offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent but non-life-threatening conditions, was closed twice in the one week due to a lack of physician. (Black Press file photo)
Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service, which offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent but non-life-threatening conditions, will be closed Friday, May 13, due to a lack of on-site physician. (Black Press file photo.)
Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service, which offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent but non-life-threatening conditions, will be closed Friday, May 13, due to a lack of on-site physician. (Black Press file photo.)
FILE - Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent, but non-life-threatening conditions, seven days a week. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)
FILE - Sylvan Lake Advanced Ambulatory Care Service offers diagnosis and treatment of urgent, but non-life-threatening conditions, seven days a week. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)
(File photo by Advocate staff)
(File photo by Advocate staff)
FILE - Boating is a popular activity at Sylvan Lake, and Transport Canada is looking into addressing concerns about loud boat engines. (Photo by BLACK PRESS)

Transport Canada seeks public input on noisy boats

Loud boat engines a growing problem for Sylvan Lake and others

FILE - Boating is a popular activity at Sylvan Lake, and Transport Canada is looking into addressing concerns about loud boat engines. (Photo by BLACK PRESS)
From left Brianna Lizotte, Elder Emile Janvier and Alex Kusturok pose for a photo inside the Apostolic Palace before meeting with Pope Francis on the morning of April 1. Janna Van de Sande / Submitted photo

Sylvan Lake Indigenous delegate meets Pope Francis to hear an apology for residential schools

Brianna Lizotte hopes the meeting forges a collective path to reconciliation

From left Brianna Lizotte, Elder Emile Janvier and Alex Kusturok pose for a photo inside the Apostolic Palace before meeting with Pope Francis on the morning of April 1. Janna Van de Sande / Submitted photo
(File photo by Advocate staff)
(File photo by Advocate staff)
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(File photo)
HJ Cody High School in Sylvan Lake (File photo)
HJ Cody High School in Sylvan Lake (File photo)
The new micro museum in Sylvan Lake will showcase a wide range of historical artifacts, uniforms and veteran videos. (Contributed photo)

New military history museum to open soon in central Alberta

Veterans Voices of Canada History Interest and Learning Centre to open in Sylvan Lake

The new micro museum in Sylvan Lake will showcase a wide range of historical artifacts, uniforms and veteran videos. (Contributed photo)
RCMP officers in Sylvan Lake have obtained a video that depicts a male youth being assaulted by two other male youths. (Black Press file photo)
RCMP officers in Sylvan Lake have obtained a video that depicts a male youth being assaulted by two other male youths. (Black Press file photo)
RCMP officers in Sylvan Lake have obtained a video that depicts a male youth being assaulted by two other male youths. (Black Press file photo)
RCMP officers in Sylvan Lake have obtained a video that depicts a male youth being assaulted by two other male youths. (Black Press file photo)
New York-based Rivera Reese, from the Sylvan Lake area, is finding success on stage, doing Marvel touring shows and other projects. (Contributed photo)

Sylvan Lake-area native tackles Marvel super-villain and other roles in New York City

Rivera Reese said the stage combat skills she learned at RDC have come in handy

New York-based Rivera Reese, from the Sylvan Lake area, is finding success on stage, doing Marvel touring shows and other projects. (Contributed photo)
Sara Tallon practicing on Sylvan Lake. (Submitted photo)

Sylvan Lake surfer completes in championship as sixth-best in the world

Teen Sara Tallon honed surfing skills with rigorous practice on Sylvan Lake

Sara Tallon practicing on Sylvan Lake. (Submitted photo)
Dakin Chase Foundation founding directors Randi Chase (left) and Kjeryn Dakin received their first donation from the Gulls Give Foundation at the pilot restaurant Bukz on Lakeshore Dr., with Sully the seagull pointing out the yellow decal to let kids know what to look for. (Contributed photo)

Sylvan Lake organization helping central Alberta youth

Offer refuge and support through challenging times

Dakin Chase Foundation founding directors Randi Chase (left) and Kjeryn Dakin received their first donation from the Gulls Give Foundation at the pilot restaurant Bukz on Lakeshore Dr., with Sully the seagull pointing out the yellow decal to let kids know what to look for. (Contributed photo)