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The future site of the Rimbey Travel Centre. Web photo

New Rimbey development aims to capitalize on highway traffic

Phase I of the Rimbey Travel Centre would be along Hwy. 20, if approved

Quality Inn & Suites in Rimbey. Photo Submitted

Rimbey hotel gets new lease on life

The Quality Inn & Suites in Rimbey is now open and taking bookings

Honeybee hives near Sanger, Calif. (AP Photo/Scott Smith)

Lacombe beekeepers give the buzz on winterizing hives

Winterizing a honeybee hive is not a simple task, local apiarists say

Honeybee hives near Sanger, Calif. (AP Photo/Scott Smith)
Hawk Tail Brewery’s Kvieik Lemon Sour beer, which is available year round, won the bronze medal in the American Sour category. Photo/ Facebook: Hawk Tail Brewiery.

Rimbey’s Hawk Tail Brewery places in the Canadian Brewing Awards

Hawk Tail Brewery among two other Central Alberta Breweries to bring home top accolades.

Hawk Tail Brewery’s Kvieik Lemon Sour beer, which is available year round, won the bronze medal in the American Sour category. Photo/ Facebook: Hawk Tail Brewiery.
Alison and Randy Patton are the new owners of the Sylvan Lake Canadian Tire. Photo by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News

New owners of Sylvan Lake Canadian Tire looking to be big part of the community

Randy and Alison Patton are the new owners of Sylvan Lake Canadian Tire

Alison and Randy Patton are the new owners of the Sylvan Lake Canadian Tire. Photo by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News
Photo Courtesy of Hawk Tail Brewery’s Facebook page.

Rimbey’s Hawk Tail Brewery having busy summer

Co-owner Anthony Goodwin says they see patrons coming in from Sylvan Lake, Red Deer and Calgary

Photo Courtesy of Hawk Tail Brewery’s Facebook page.
Cirque du Soleil files for creditor protection, terminates 3,480 jobs

Cirque du Soleil files for creditor protection, terminates 3,480 jobs

Cirque du Soleil files for creditor protection, terminates 3,480 jobs

Cirque du Soleil files for creditor protection, terminates 3,480 jobs
Style Right, Rimbey, Alta. Photo/ Facebook- Style Right Rimbey
Style Right, Rimbey, Alta. Photo/ Facebook- Style Right Rimbey
Allen B. Olson Auctions’ 40th annual spring machinery consignment and real estate sale was online for the first time this year. Photo/ Allen B. Olson Auction Service Facebook page

Allen B. Olson Auction Services’ first online sale a success

The 40th annual spring sale was online for the first time this year.

Allen B. Olson Auctions’ 40th annual spring machinery consignment and real estate sale was online for the first time this year. Photo/ Allen B. Olson Auction Service Facebook page
Gull Lake Golf Course re-opened this weekend and is operating following AHS mandates. Photo from Gull Lake Golf Course website.

Gull Lake Golf Course among Alberta golf courses that re-opened this weekend

Golf courses across Alberta re-opened this weekend following Alberta’s Re-launch Strategy.

Gull Lake Golf Course re-opened this weekend and is operating following AHS mandates. Photo from Gull Lake Golf Course website.
Mulhurst Bay Books and Gifts is offering online shopping of their book selection with delivery. (Photo/ www.mulhurstbaybooks.com)

Mulhurst Bay Books and Gifts is bringing pages to porches

Local bookstore is delivering sanitized books amid pandemic.

Mulhurst Bay Books and Gifts is offering online shopping of their book selection with delivery. (Photo/ www.mulhurstbaybooks.com)
Ma & Paw’s Pet Supplies in Rimbey. (photo/ Ma & Paw’s Pet Supplies Facebook.

Rimbey pet store is delivering to keep furry friends fed

Ma & Paw’s Pet Supplies is doing curbside pickup and doorstep delivery for pet owners.

Ma & Paw’s Pet Supplies in Rimbey. (photo/ Ma & Paw’s Pet Supplies Facebook.
Photo Courtesy of The Boxcar Grill’s Facebook page

Business at Eckville restaurant dropping during outbreak

Take out and drive-thru still available at The Boxcar Grill complacent with government guidelines

Photo Courtesy of The Boxcar Grill’s Facebook page
Sylvan Lake businesses being creative during COVID-19 outbreak

Sylvan Lake businesses being creative during COVID-19 outbreak

Many businesses are changing their business models or offering services in a new way

Sylvan Lake businesses being creative during COVID-19 outbreak
How Ponoka retailers are coping with current COVID-19 crisis

How Ponoka retailers are coping with current COVID-19 crisis

Several local stores announce ‘Golden Hour’ shopping times

How Ponoka retailers are coping with current COVID-19 crisis
Dinner well received

Dinner well received

Volunteers pitch in

  • Jan 13, 2020
Dinner well received
Staff from The Bargain Shop participated in last yearճ Lions Club sponsored Rock Ԯ Rimbey. File Photo

Rock ‘n Rimbey is back

Fun for all in Rimbey coming soon

Staff from The Bargain Shop participated in last yearճ Lions Club sponsored Rock Ԯ Rimbey. File Photo
When did you last sit and read a newspaper? (Wiki Commons)

Don’t stop the presses: Report finds Canadian newspaper readership at all-time high

88% of Canadians read newspapers every week, highest since first Newspapers 24/7 Report in 2012

When did you last sit and read a newspaper? (Wiki Commons)
Guy Kelley, coach of Olds College Broncos rodeo team and Tanner Girletz, assistant coach stand with Olds College student, Sylvia Trautman who recently won awards for the most impactful athlete and most dedicated athlete of the year. Photo submitted

Olds College student who hails from Rimbey wins awards

Local girl shines at Olds College

  • Apr 26, 2019
Guy Kelley, coach of Olds College Broncos rodeo team and Tanner Girletz, assistant coach stand with Olds College student, Sylvia Trautman who recently won awards for the most impactful athlete and most dedicated athlete of the year. Photo submitted