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Gord Bamford. (Contributed photo)

Gord Bamford to hit the stage in Rimbey this month

Multiple Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA), and Country Music Association (CMA) award-winning…

  • Jan 8, 2022
Arto Djerdjerian, In My Element, 2018, digital photograph. (MAG)

Lacombe artist on exhibit at the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery

Horses, people, mountains and history come together in the photography of Lacombe…

(Photo submitted)

Catching up with the Rimbey Claus’

Tucked away in a log cabin near Poulsen’s Pasture near Rimbey, Santa…

(Submitted)

Holiday season gets ‘Scrooged up’

The holiday season is already ‘Scrooged Up’ at the Lacombe Performing Arts…

(Submitted)
(AJ McCoy)

Bluffton wildlife artist featured at Lacombe Memorial Centre all month

This month the work of Alberta based, wildlife artist, A.J. McCoy will…

(AJ McCoy)
(Photo submitted)

Local ammolite experts featured in Canadian book

Rimbey fossil hunters and ammolite experts, Cecil Lundrigan and Jennifer Robak are…

(Photo submitted)
The travelling exhibition World War Women, organized by the Canadian War Museum, explores the challenges women faced during two world wars. (Photo submitted)

Exhibition spotlights the contributions of Canadian women in both world wars

World War Women features personal stories and artifacts related to women’s roles at home and abroad

The travelling exhibition World War Women, organized by the Canadian War Museum, explores the challenges women faced during two world wars. (Photo submitted)
Central Alberta Raceways 2021 season. (Leah Bousfiled/Rimbey Review)
Central Alberta Raceways 2021 season. (Leah Bousfiled/Rimbey Review)
Past production, The Great Kooshog Lake Hollis McCauley Fishing Derby, penned by Norm Foster. The Cow Patti Teatre Company returns for another year in November. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Cow Patti theatre company celebrates 25th year

Returns to the stage in November

  • Oct 6, 2021
Past production, The Great Kooshog Lake Hollis McCauley Fishing Derby, penned by Norm Foster. The Cow Patti Teatre Company returns for another year in November. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
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Rimbey Pumpkin Parade

Time to submit your pumpkin pictures!

  • Oct 5, 2021
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John Johnston, one of the organizers of the Zed Haunted House poses for a photo in costume at the Haunted House in Red Deer. The annual event has been canceled for a second year in a row (Zachary Cormier/Red Deer Express)

Zed Haunted House cancelled for 2021

Second year in a row

  • Oct 4, 2021
John Johnston, one of the organizers of the Zed Haunted House poses for a photo in costume at the Haunted House in Red Deer. The annual event has been canceled for a second year in a row (Zachary Cormier/Red Deer Express)
Liberty Hall’s grand opening in 2019 was a great success with a good crowd in attendance including dignitaries MP Red Deer Lacombe Blaine Calkins, Rimbey, Rocky Mountain House, Sundre MLA Jason Nixon and Charlie Cutforth, CAO for Ponoka County. Pictured are Liberty Hall board members Laverne Steeves, Ryan Nichol, Joey Jensen, MP Blaine Calkins, Shery Boyes, Helen Jorgensen and Karen Boyes. Photo submitted.
 Liberty Hall’s grand opening in 2019 was a great success with a good crowd in attendance including dignitaries MP Red Deer Lacombe Blaine Calkins, Rimbey, Rocky Mountain House, Sundre MLA Jason Nixon and Charlie Cutforth, CAO for Ponoka County. Pictured are Liberty Hall board members Laverne Steeves, Ryan Nichol, Joey Jensen, MP Blaine Calkins, Shery Boyes, Helen Jorgensen and Karen Boyes. Photo submitted.
Liberty Hall’s grand opening in 2019 was a great success with a good crowd in attendance including dignitaries MP Red Deer Lacombe Blaine Calkins, Rimbey, Rocky Mountain House, Sundre MLA Jason Nixon and Charlie Cutforth, CAO for Ponoka County. Pictured are Liberty Hall board members Laverne Steeves, Ryan Nichol, Joey Jensen, MP Blaine Calkins, Shery Boyes, Helen Jorgensen and Karen Boyes. Photo submitted.
 Liberty Hall’s grand opening in 2019 was a great success with a good crowd in attendance including dignitaries MP Red Deer Lacombe Blaine Calkins, Rimbey, Rocky Mountain House, Sundre MLA Jason Nixon and Charlie Cutforth, CAO for Ponoka County. Pictured are Liberty Hall board members Laverne Steeves, Ryan Nichol, Joey Jensen, MP Blaine Calkins, Shery Boyes, Helen Jorgensen and Karen Boyes. Photo submitted.
Rimbey Municipal Library extends concert series

Rimbey Municipal Library extends concert series

Curbside Concerts will now go until the middle of August in Rimbey

Rimbey Municipal Library extends concert series
Gord Bamford Concert, Sept. 19, 2020. Photos by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News

Gord Bamford serenades Sylvan Lake at sold out concert

Gord Bamford played for a sold out crowd at a drive-in concert Sept. 19 in Sylvan Lake

Gord Bamford Concert, Sept. 19, 2020. Photos by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News
Boyd (right) took photos with best friend this year. Supplied.

The photography trend that continues to climb: Best friend photo shoots

Rimbey photographer reflects on the growing demand for these lifestyle set shoots.

Boyd (right) took photos with best friend this year. Supplied.
Boyd (right) took photos with best friend this year. Supplied.

The photography trend that continues to climb: Best friend photo shoots

Rimbey photographer reflects on the growing demand for these lifestyle set shoots.

Boyd (right) took photos with best friend this year. Supplied.
X275 races set for July 24-26 racing weekend at Central Alberta Raceways. Photo/ Facebook-Central Alberta Raceways.

Central Alberta Raceways revving up for another weekend of racing

Races continue at Central Alberta Raceways despite rising COVID-19 cases in the province.

X275 races set for July 24-26 racing weekend at Central Alberta Raceways. Photo/ Facebook-Central Alberta Raceways.
Sylvan Lake Author Shelley Brzak poses for a photo at the Varsity Hall art display at the Sylvan Lake pier. Brzak is working on a feature film set to film next summer in Sylvan Lake. Photo by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News

Feature film by Sylvan Lake author, director delayed by pandemic

A feature film inspired by Shelley Brzak’s second novel was set to begin filming this summer in town

Sylvan Lake Author Shelley Brzak poses for a photo at the Varsity Hall art display at the Sylvan Lake pier. Brzak is working on a feature film set to film next summer in Sylvan Lake. Photo by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News
Lacombe Author Barbara A. Glasier recently released her first book – “A Critical Human Error: When Paternity Is Not a Choice”. (Photo submitted)

BOOK REVIEW: Lacombe author pens first novel “A Critical Human Error”

Barbara A. Glasier’s book touches on family, childhood innocence and redemption

Lacombe Author Barbara A. Glasier recently released her first book – “A Critical Human Error: When Paternity Is Not a Choice”. (Photo submitted)
Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert

PODCAST: COVID-19 and the US Election

The Expert welcomes Burman University Political Scientist Marc Froese

Todd Colin Vaughan/Host of The Expert