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Rimbey Rodeo Queen Allie Pals (left) and Rodeo Princess Mara Reimer take a ride in Rimbey FCSS’ new Rim-Shaw. The new tri-shaw was being showed off at FCSS’ annual Community Block Party on July 18. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Rimbey Review

Annual Rimbey FCSS Community Block Party heads indoors

The fourth annual event faced a venue change as rainy weather was set to make an appearance July 18

Rimbey Rodeo Queen Allie Pals (left) and Rodeo Princess Mara Reimer take a ride in Rimbey FCSS’ new Rim-Shaw. The new tri-shaw was being showed off at FCSS’ annual Community Block Party on July 18. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Rimbey Review
Mountain Pine Beetle makes its way into Ponoka County

Mountain Pine Beetle makes its way into Ponoka County

“I won’t be planting any more pine trees,” said Rimbey’s Assar Grinde

  • Jul 11, 2019
Mountain Pine Beetle makes its way into Ponoka County
Rimbey resident Mike Steiner is featured in the Voices of Men calendar for the month of July, 2019. Calendar photos by Jan Boyarzin.

Voices of Rimbey calendar coming next year

Last year Rimbey Area Community Wellness Association put together a calendar called Voices of Men

Rimbey resident Mike Steiner is featured in the Voices of Men calendar for the month of July, 2019. Calendar photos by Jan Boyarzin.
Alder Flats 4-H Multi Club Report

Alder Flats 4-H Multi Club Report

4-H kids visited aerial park in Edmonton

  • Jul 4, 2019
Alder Flats 4-H Multi Club Report
QUIZ: How much do you really know about Canada?

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Canada?

Put your knowledge to the test with these 20 questions on Canadian facts

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Canada?
The Walk for Common Ground stopped in Morningside on the way to Lacombe for a lunch break. The walk involves raising awareness of indigenous issues. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express

Walk for Common Ground sheds light on indigenous issues

Edmonton to Calgary walk includes 30 core walkers engaging communities along the way

The Walk for Common Ground stopped in Morningside on the way to Lacombe for a lunch break. The walk involves raising awareness of indigenous issues. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Brad Pallister, general manager and co-owner of Thompson-Pallister Bait Co., stood proudly in front of the recently unveiled World’s Largest Lure in Lacombe. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Brad Pallister, general manager and co-owner of Thompson-Pallister Bait Co., stood proudly in front of the recently unveiled World’s Largest Lure in Lacombe. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
QUIZ: How much do you know about Easter?

QUIZ: How much do you know about Easter?

Take this short quiz and put your knowledge to the test

QUIZ: How much do you know about Easter?
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Rimbey RCMP respond to suspicious person, find woman sunbathing

RCMP remind people to try and avoid unnecessary police involvement

  • Mar 29, 2019
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Rimbey Citizens on Patrol preparing to hit the streets

The group is hoping to be out patrolling next month

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(L-R) Lindell Ryan, treasurer for Rimbey Lions Club; Lana Cadsand, chair of Victim Services; Linda Tennant, past chair of Victim Services; and Kelly McCrea, director of Victim Services pose with the Lions’ donation cheque on March 27. Photo by Sandy Bell/Submitted

Rimbey Lions Club donate to Victim Services

The Lions presented Victim Services with the donation on March 27.

(L-R) Lindell Ryan, treasurer for Rimbey Lions Club; Lana Cadsand, chair of Victim Services; Linda Tennant, past chair of Victim Services; and Kelly McCrea, director of Victim Services pose with the Lions’ donation cheque on March 27. Photo by Sandy Bell/Submitted
Aaron Mones, volunteer coordinator for FCSS, holds a few of the hearts which will be displayed in shop windows on Main Street starting April 4. The hearts tie into this year’s Volunteer Appreciation Event theme “Heartbeat of the Community”. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Rimbey Review

Rimbey’s Volunteer Appreciation Event returns for 21st year

The celebration is on April 10 at the Peter Lougheed Centre at 6 p.m.

Aaron Mones, volunteer coordinator for FCSS, holds a few of the hearts which will be displayed in shop windows on Main Street starting April 4. The hearts tie into this year’s Volunteer Appreciation Event theme “Heartbeat of the Community”. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Rimbey Review
Lorna Bennett closed the Rimbey Municipal Library’s Spring Festival with illustration workshops. On the morning of March 22 she taught Kindergarten through Grade 2 how to draw a rabbit. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Rimbey Review

Rimbey Library celebrates beginning of spring

The library hosted their Spring Festival March 14-22

  • Mar 25, 2019
Lorna Bennett closed the Rimbey Municipal Library’s Spring Festival with illustration workshops. On the morning of March 22 she taught Kindergarten through Grade 2 how to draw a rabbit. Photo by Kaylyn Whibbs/Rimbey Review
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Rimbey Jr/Sr High teacher nominated for award

Kolt Bell is Wolf Creek Public Schools’ nominee for the 2019 Edwin Parr Award

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Kristine Bugayong, chief executive officer of the Red Deer & District Community Foundation was excited to announce this year’s 56 Women of Excellence Award nominees. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
Kristine Bugayong, chief executive officer of the Red Deer & District Community Foundation was excited to announce this year’s 56 Women of Excellence Award nominees. Carlie Connolly/Red Deer Express
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UPDATED: Boys and Girls Club looking for new home in Rimbey

The organization has lost their dedicated space at the Peter Lougheed Community Centre

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PHOTOS: Rimbey Library packed during petting zoo

PHOTOS: Rimbey Library packed during petting zoo

Rimbey kids had a great time at the Zoo 2 U Petting Zoo

  • Mar 20, 2019
PHOTOS: Rimbey Library packed during petting zoo
Ag Day in Rimbey brought large crowds

Ag Day in Rimbey brought large crowds

Fun was had by all at Rimbey’s Ag Day

  • Mar 20, 2019
Ag Day in Rimbey brought large crowds
There was a huge turnout on March 17 for the Lions annual Pancake Breakfast. Chris and Janelle Lundgard and their three children, Parker, Adysen and Bryson are being served by Lion members, Sonjs and Phil Mcalpin. The Rimbey Lions Club is always raising and donating money to good causes in Rimbey. During the Pancake Breakfast 50/50 tickets were sold with proceeds to be donated to the WE group for rebuilding the outdoor rink. Val Browne Photo

PHOTOS: Rimbey Lions hold annual pancake breakfast

There was quite a large turnout at the breakfast

  • Mar 20, 2019
There was a huge turnout on March 17 for the Lions annual Pancake Breakfast. Chris and Janelle Lundgard and their three children, Parker, Adysen and Bryson are being served by Lion members, Sonjs and Phil Mcalpin. The Rimbey Lions Club is always raising and donating money to good causes in Rimbey. During the Pancake Breakfast 50/50 tickets were sold with proceeds to be donated to the WE group for rebuilding the outdoor rink. Val Browne Photo
Rimbey Ladies Auxiliary donated funding to help purchase a double overhead lift for longterm care patients. Photo submitted

Rimbey Auxiliary donates $7,000 to long-term care

The money will go to the purchase of a double overhead lift

  • Mar 20, 2019
Rimbey Ladies Auxiliary donated funding to help purchase a double overhead lift for longterm care patients. Photo submitted