Michaela Ludwig

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Gord Bamford coming to Eckville for new outdoor facility

The Eckville Recreation Board (ERB) is raising funds for a new outdoor…

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Members of the Blindman Valley Lions Club assisted at the Bentley incident command post during the recent LREMP emergency exercise. (Photo submitted)

Lacombe County played out emergency scenario

If a disaster strikes, it’s important for those in a position of…

Members of the Blindman Valley Lions Club assisted at the Bentley incident command post during the recent LREMP emergency exercise. (Photo submitted)
Shari Britton, with the Sylvan Lake Community Food Bank, stands in front of full shelves at the food bank after a shopping trip thanks to donations. However, the shelves will be empty again by the end of the week and need restocking. (Photo by Michaela Ludwig)

Food bank struggling with increasing costs and demand

According to the Consumer Price Index, Albertans paid an average of 6.2…

Shari Britton, with the Sylvan Lake Community Food Bank, stands in front of full shelves at the food bank after a shopping trip thanks to donations. However, the shelves will be empty again by the end of the week and need restocking. (Photo by Michaela Ludwig)
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More dual credit programs coming to Wolf Creek schools

Students at Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) have more opportunities than ever…

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More dual credit programs coming to Wolf Creek schools

Students at Wolf Creek Public Schools (WCPS) have more opportunities than ever…

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Dale Rangen received silver for the Community Hero Award.

Dale Rangen wins silver in Community Hero category

Since his retirement six years ago, Dale Rangen has been enjoying his…

Dale Rangen received silver for the Community Hero Award.
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Ray Durand wins bronze in Community Hero category

Ray Durand has owned the Esso gas station in Rimbey since 1966…

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The Best of Rimbey & Area Awards Community Hero Award recognizes outstanding people in the community who give their time to help others. (Photo courtesy of Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)

Mel Buwalda wins Best of Rimbey Community Hero Award

Mel Buwalda has worked as a pharmacist in Rimbey since she moved…

The Best of Rimbey & Area Awards Community Hero Award recognizes outstanding people in the community who give their time to help others. (Photo courtesy of Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)
Rimbey’s Remembrance Day service has been held outside for the past couple of years, as pictured. This year, the ceremony will be moved back inside. (Photo courtesy of Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)

Remembrance Day ceremony to be held at community centre

After dealing with COVID restrictions for the last few years and hosting…

Rimbey’s Remembrance Day service has been held outside for the past couple of years, as pictured. This year, the ceremony will be moved back inside. (Photo courtesy of Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)
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Health care aides help clients stay in their homes longer

The Rimbey Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) has had a contract…

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Brett Gardiner was recently named the CPRA Announcer of the Year, an award he’s now won 11 consecutive times. (Photo submitted)

Gardiner named CPRA Announcer of the Year for 11th time

Sometimes, life has a way of working out in ways you’d least…

Brett Gardiner was recently named the CPRA Announcer of the Year, an award he’s now won 11 consecutive times. (Photo submitted)
Carly Wengenast (L) and MaryAnn Josephison with Rimbey FCSS. There is still a need for more help. (Photo courtesy of Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)

Communities need volunteers

Rimbey organizations struggling to find volunteers

Carly Wengenast (L) and MaryAnn Josephison with Rimbey FCSS. There is still a need for more help. (Photo courtesy of Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)
The Forshee Ladies Club recently celebrated their 100th anniversary. (Photo submitted)

A century of friendship and giving back

Forshee Ladies Club celebrates 100th anniversary

The Forshee Ladies Club recently celebrated their 100th anniversary. (Photo submitted)
Central Alberta Raceways wrapped up another successful year. (Photo courtesy of Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)

Central Alberta Raceways wraps up 2022 season

It was another stellar season for Central Alberta Raceways (CAR), and plans…

Central Alberta Raceways wrapped up another successful year. (Photo courtesy of Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)
Chinook's Edge School Division

Diploma exams will be worth more this year

For the 2022/2023 school year, diploma exams will be weighted more than…

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About 88 per cent of students at HJ Cody School are completing high school and the school division is hoping to keep that number trending upwards. (File photo)

More students completing high school than ever before

Currently, Chinook’s Edge School Division (CESD) students graduate at a rate higher…

About 88 per cent of students at HJ Cody School are completing high school and the school division is hoping to keep that number trending upwards. (File photo)
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Rimbey Rodeo royalty competing for Miss Rodeo Canada

There is a 66 per cent chance of the Miss Rodeo Canada…

Mackenzie Skeels. (Photo submitted)
The Alberta government recently announced a pilot project to train nurses in rural hospitals to perform sexual assault evidence kit examinations. (File photo)

Government program to assist survivors of sexual assault in rural Alberta

Pilot project will train more sexual assault nurse examiners

The Alberta government recently announced a pilot project to train nurses in rural hospitals to perform sexual assault evidence kit examinations. (File photo)
Scott McDermott headshot

The effect of small changes on big habits

Many of us have habits that we want to change. There are…

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Sylvan Lake’s Friendsgiving event will showcase a fireworks show at the end of the night. (Photo by Ashli Barrett/Advocate Staff)

Skip the pie and come out to Friendsgiving in Sylvan Lake

If you’re looking for something fun to do this Thanksgiving weekend, grab…

Sylvan Lake’s Friendsgiving event will showcase a fireworks show at the end of the night. (Photo by Ashli Barrett/Advocate Staff)
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