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Pictured here is Stettler’s Jenner Smith with a guide dog from Aspen Service Dogs. An online auction will be running soon to help raise funds for Jenner to receive his very own service dog later this year. Jenner, who is four years old, was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder in 2019. photo submitted

An online auction is planned to raise funds for a service dog for a Stettler family

Jenner Smith, four, was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder in 2019

Pictured here is Stettler’s Jenner Smith with a guide dog from Aspen Service Dogs. An online auction will be running soon to help raise funds for Jenner to receive his very own service dog later this year. Jenner, who is four years old, was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder in 2019. photo submitted
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The call is out in Rimbey to sign on with a group that is all about building connections

‘Already, we are building a network where we can rely on each other and help each other out’

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A locally-produced video project aims to preserve Canada’s railway history

‘Railways have been an integral part of Canadian history since 1836’

Pastor Marco Ste-Marie of Rimbey United Church has spearheaded a new project called 'Walking Through Rimbey' to shine a light on various agencies and non-profit organizations.
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‘Walking Through Rimbey’ highlights local non-profit agencies

Project is the brainchild of Rimbey United Church’s Pastor Marco Ste-Marie

Pastor Marco Ste-Marie of Rimbey United Church has spearheaded a new project called 'Walking Through Rimbey' to shine a light on various agencies and non-profit organizations.
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Pictured here are the Rimbey Boys and Girls Club kids on Pajama Day! Left is Program Director Alyssa Belsey, bottom left is Program Coordinator Cintya Monreal and on the right, under the kiddos is our Program Assistant Mary Gholami. photo submitted

Boys and Girls Club of Rimbey is bringing an exciting new fundraiser to town

The ‘Pot of Gold” 50/50 fundraiser’ kicks off March 1st

Pictured here are the Rimbey Boys and Girls Club kids on Pajama Day! Left is Program Director Alyssa Belsey, bottom left is Program Coordinator Cintya Monreal and on the right, under the kiddos is our Program Assistant Mary Gholami. photo submitted
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Saving Grace Animal Society putting out the call for more public support

Demand for services has risen significantly over the course of the pandemic

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The Blindman Valley Lions Club Fundraiser Auction kicks off Feb. 1st. Bidding on an array of finely-crafted birdhouses will run through to Feb. 17th.
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The Blindman Valley Lions Club Fundraiser Auction is underway

Bidding for an array of finely-crafted birdhouses runs Feb. 1st through to Feb. 17th

The Blindman Valley Lions Club Fundraiser Auction kicks off Feb. 1st. Bidding on an array of finely-crafted birdhouses will run through to Feb. 17th.
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Pictured here is Norma Bauer, who facilitates the Adult Day Support Program through the Rimbey FCSS office.
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Zoom meetings continue to help local FCSS clients to connect

There is a wide range of helpful programs run through the Rimbey FCSS office

Pictured here is Norma Bauer, who facilitates the Adult Day Support Program through the Rimbey FCSS office.
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Art Kempf, originally from the Stettler area but now living in Lacombe, is pictured here with his late wife Lillian. Art’s 100th birthday is coming up on Feb. 22nd.
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Former Stettler area resident Art Kempf will be celebrating a very special day next month

Kempf, now a Lacombe resident, marks his 100th birthday on Feb. 22nd

Art Kempf, originally from the Stettler area but now living in Lacombe, is pictured here with his late wife Lillian. Art’s 100th birthday is coming up on Feb. 22nd.
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Bentley Blessing Pantry continues to faithfully serve the community

‘We just wanted to make everyone aware that we are still here to serve you throughout this coming year.’

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Stettler’s Renegade Station members are thrilled with the news of several nominations in this year’s Country Music Albert Awards.
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Stettler’s own Renegade Station lands several Country Music Alberta nominations

Categories included ‘Group of the Year’, ‘Horizon Single of the Year’, ‘Interactive Artist of the Year’ and ‘Fan’s Choice Award’

Stettler’s Renegade Station members are thrilled with the news of several nominations in this year’s Country Music Albert Awards.
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Judy Birdsell, who now calls Calgary home, has been selected to the Order of Canada for her, ‘Extensive contributions to improving health care and the quality of life for patients in Alberta and across Canada.
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Former Stettler resident Judy Birdsell selected for the Order of Canada

Birdsell has been honoured for her extensive contributions to improving health care and the quality of life for patients

Judy Birdsell, who now calls Calgary home, has been selected to the Order of Canada for her, ‘Extensive contributions to improving health care and the quality of life for patients in Alberta and across Canada.
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New Year’s Resolutions – should folks really bother?

Finding ongoing support is a key to finding success

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Stettler’s Points West Living confirms seven COVID-19 cases

Cases include five residents and two staff members

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Cindy Savage

Brightening up the Christmas season through the gift of flowers in Stettler

‘The community is full of very generous, kind-hearted people who really have a lot of empathy for what is going on.’

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Technology continues to help connect Valley View Manor residents with family and friends

Over the months, restrictions have meant that visiting loved ones has been, at times, severely restricted

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Making the season brighter for Stettler’s Points West residents

Community members and staff create a ‘virtual’ Christmas concert

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One confirmed case of COVID-19 at Rimbey’s Valley View Manor

As COVID-19 cases rise within and surrounding the Town of Rimbey, the town is following all provincial mandates

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A new gym is just one of several new projects that are being completed at Rimbey Christian School currently.
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Rimbey Christian School building projects nearing completion

New gym, soccer field and skating rink will be open to community use as well

A new gym is just one of several new projects that are being completed at Rimbey Christian School currently.
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A scene from last year’s Light the Night fundraiser at the Stettler Town and Country Museum. This year’s rendition is on a drive-through basis only, but it still promises to be a not-to-be-missed seasonal highlight. (Independent file photo)

Stettler Town and Country Museum hosts ‘Light the Night’

This year’s rendition is drive-through only, but will still prove to be a dazzling display

A scene from last year’s Light the Night fundraiser at the Stettler Town and Country Museum. This year’s rendition is on a drive-through basis only, but it still promises to be a not-to-be-missed seasonal highlight. (Independent file photo)