Local News

Water quality advisory prompted by high levels of fecal bacteria in Gull Lake

AHS issued the advisory, and say it will be in effect until further notice

  • Aug 1, 2020

Water quality advisory issued for Gull Lake at Aspen Beach

Elevated levels of fecal bacteria were detected via testing of Gull Lake water, at this beach location

  • Jul 31, 2020

One new death, 53 new cases of COVID-19 in Central zone Friday

127 additional cases across the province

  • Jul 31, 2020

Rimbey RCMP respond to 44 calls for service last week

The files include three assault investigations and one assault with a weapon occurrence

Sylvan Lake vet warns of dangers around leaving pets in parked vehicles

‘It doesn’t have to be very hot outside… for it to become dangerous,’ says Dr. Sandy Jameson

COVID-19 testing expands in Alberta

Five addition deaths Thursday

  • Jul 30, 2020

Minister Nixon on ‘modernization’ of Alberta parks system

Nixon says closing parks was part of UCP election campaign

133 new COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday

Central zone sees 19 new cases in past 24 hours

  • Jul 29, 2020

COVID-19: Alberta confirms 80 cases Tuesday

Cases in some central Alberta communities up

Extreme heat warning in place for Sylvan Lake area

Rimbey, Eckville, Sylvan Lake and surrounding communities will see temperatures reach around 30C

111 new cases of COVID-19 in Alberta on Friday

Central zone sees increase of six cases

  • Jul 24, 2020

Rimbey recreation facilities back open after pandemic hiatus

Pool, fitness centre, community centre open under AHS guidelines

WCPS, MLA Ron Orr discuss Scenario 1 reopening

Schools will operate at near-normal levels come fall

Rimbey RCMP respond to 42 calls for service

Files include: one assault investigation, one theft of motor vehicle and one break and enter report

Active COVID-19 cases nearly doubled since July 9

114 new cases Thursday, 1,293 active cases across Alberta

  • Jul 23, 2020

COVID-19 cases continue to rise in central zone

153 active cases in the zone, 133 new active cases across the province

  • Jul 22, 2020

Province announces students will return to in-class this fall

There will be no limits on class sizes, the Province said in its announcement Tuesday afternoon