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The development of the printing press in the 1400s led to the creation of books and other printed materials for the public to read. This file photo shows the first edition of the Alberni Valley News rolling through the press at the Black Press printing plant in Ladysmith. (Alberni Valley News file photo)

QUIZ: Celebrating the joy of reading

Family Literacy Day in Canada is held each year on Jan. 27.

The development of the printing press in the 1400s led to the creation of books and other printed materials for the public to read. This file photo shows the first edition of the Alberni Valley News rolling through the press at the Black Press printing plant in Ladysmith. (Alberni Valley News file photo)
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Bentley author tells all about writing thrillers

By Samuel Donnelly For the Rimbey Review Fiction is filled with compelling…

  • Jan 26, 2022
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Rimbey residents get a taste of the world through Cultured Chef

Rimbey residents can get a taste of the world without leaving their…

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This will be the sixth year of the Jake Saufert Annual Memorial Ice Fishing Derby, organized in his memory. (Submitted)

Sixth year of the Jake Saufert fishing derby

Raising awareness and funds for mental health awareness and suicide prevention.

This will be the sixth year of the Jake Saufert Annual Memorial Ice Fishing Derby, organized in his memory. (Submitted)
The Betty White Challenge wrapped up Jan. 17, people were encouraged to donate to their local animal shelter or rescue on the actress and comedian’s birthday. Funds raised will go towards caring for animals like Mike Junior at Whisker Rescue. (Submitted)
The Betty White Challenge wrapped up Jan. 17, people were encouraged to donate to their local animal shelter or rescue on the actress and comedian’s birthday. Funds raised will go towards caring for animals like Mike Junior at Whisker Rescue. (Submitted)
A Rimbey dog owner brought her dog to the indoor dog playtime at the Co-operators Agrim Centre. Kelly McCrea/ Facebook

Furry solution to a cold snap: Rimbey dogs enjoy indoor play at Co-operators Agrim Centre

Rimbey Co-operators Agrim Centre opened its doors to a different kind of…

A Rimbey dog owner brought her dog to the indoor dog playtime at the Co-operators Agrim Centre. Kelly McCrea/ Facebook
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Bentley ice surface open

Bentley public works was busy over the holiday break preparing the new…

  • Jan 10, 2022
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Rural Crime Prevention Community Safety Training

The Canadian Municipal Network on Crime Prevention (CMNCP) is offering a virtual…

  • Jan 10, 2022
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Fundraising efforts of the Blindman Valley Lions Club have brought Rimbey closer to an Expression Swing. (Submitted)

Blindman Valley Lions bringing specialized swing to Rimbey

The Blindman Valley Lions Club is one step closer to bringing a…

  • Jan 9, 2022
Fundraising efforts of the Blindman Valley Lions Club have brought Rimbey closer to an Expression Swing. (Submitted)
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Rimbey 4-H year in review

Our 2021 year was interesting to say the least. We started off…

  • Jan 6, 2022
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Bluffton 4-H, 2021.

Bluffton 4-H yearly update

Early 2021 was a bit boring for our club because we didn’t…

  • Jan 6, 2022
Bluffton 4-H, 2021.
The Beatty Heritage House in Rimbey, Alberta. (Photo courtesy of beattyheritagehouse.ca)

Beatty Heritage House 2021

It has been fairly quiet at the Beatty House this past year.…

  • Jan 5, 2022
The Beatty Heritage House in Rimbey, Alberta. (Photo courtesy of beattyheritagehouse.ca)

Rimbey Lions Club activities in review

The Rimbey Lions Club has had an interesting, lively and very satisfying…

Jamie Coston and Carly Wegenast hold up the new Rimbey FCSS 40th Anniversary banner. (Submitted)

Rimbey FCSS celebrates 40 years providing support for the community

With the dawning of a New Year comes a very special celebration…

  • Jan 4, 2022
Jamie Coston and Carly Wegenast hold up the new Rimbey FCSS 40th Anniversary banner. (Submitted)
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Rimbey library expansion update for 2021

The year 2021 has been a pinnacle year for the Rimbey Municipal…

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2022 is The Year of the Tiger, a zodiac sign last celebrated in 2010.

Year of the tiger

2022 is The Year of the Tiger, a zodiac sign last celebrated…

2022 is The Year of the Tiger, a zodiac sign last celebrated in 2010.
"A Gingerbread Christmas Tree," designed by Garrett and Tina Oiness, IVY Gift & Home was sponsored by the Bacon Family Foundation. The 7.5 foot tree is decorated in a traditional palette of green, white and red and adorned with gingerbread ornaments and accents of peppermint candies. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Why are Christmas colours red and green?

Many people may not get in the holiday spirit without decorations and…

"A Gingerbread Christmas Tree," designed by Garrett and Tina Oiness, IVY Gift & Home was sponsored by the Bacon Family Foundation. The 7.5 foot tree is decorated in a traditional palette of green, white and red and adorned with gingerbread ornaments and accents of peppermint candies. Madison Miller/staff photo.
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Get to know Boxing Day

Many people may get their fill of boxes on Christmas Day. However,…

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Christmas carol origins

Jingle Bells The popular Christmas carol “Jingle Bells” has an interesting history…

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MNP in Rimbey donated their time to clean the foodbank after a busy Christmas Hamper Program where 93 Christmas hampers and gifts were handed out. MNP also gave a generous donation of $7,500 to the food bank. (Submitted)

MNP Christmas hampers

MNP in Rimbey donated their time to clean the foodbank after a…

MNP in Rimbey donated their time to clean the foodbank after a busy Christmas Hamper Program where 93 Christmas hampers and gifts were handed out. MNP also gave a generous donation of $7,500 to the food bank. (Submitted)