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Alberta Health Services has launched a new EMS-811 Shared Response program. (Advocate file photo)

Non-urgent 911 medical calls are now being sent to Health Link

Alberta’s latest initiative to free up ambulances and provide the appropriate level of care

(Photos submitted by Scott Rattray)

Parkland Beach Classic Hockey Tournament

The second annual Parkland Beach Classic Hockey Tournament will be taking place…

  • Jan 31, 2023
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FCSS launches Drive Happiness Program for seniors

Drive Happiness, a satellite program with a head office out of Edmonton,…

A stud pony, who travelled down a highway, was found safe and sound and returned to his owner. (Photo courtesy of RCMP)

Giddy up: Lucky outcome for half blind pony who escaped owner’s property

Stud pony found east of Penhold in a field of mares returned to owner

A stud pony, who travelled down a highway, was found safe and sound and returned to his owner. (Photo courtesy of RCMP)
Wolf Creek Public Schools’ School Resource Officer Program Team consists of Constable Michelle Wilzer, Lacombe Police Service; Constable Jeff Hewitt, Blackfalds RCMP; Barb Reaney, Director of Safe and Caring Schools, WCPS; Constable Lenny Wells, Ponoka RCMP; Community Peace Officer, Dave Lahucik, Lacombe County. (Photo submitted)

Wolf Creek sees positive relationships built through SRO program

By Vince Burke Wolf Creek Public Schools Stories of helping a student…

  • Jan 30, 2023
Wolf Creek Public Schools’ School Resource Officer Program Team consists of Constable Michelle Wilzer, Lacombe Police Service; Constable Jeff Hewitt, Blackfalds RCMP; Barb Reaney, Director of Safe and Caring Schools, WCPS; Constable Lenny Wells, Ponoka RCMP; Community Peace Officer, Dave Lahucik, Lacombe County. (Photo submitted)
RCMP logo. (File photo)

Rimbey RCMP weekly update

Weekly statistic for the week of Jan. 19-26

RCMP logo. (File photo)
Nextfest runs from June 1-11 at The Roxy Theatre in Edmonton. (Photo by Jenn Galm)

Nextfest festival looking to showcase high school talent

High school students still have time to showcase their talent for the…

Nextfest runs from June 1-11 at The Roxy Theatre in Edmonton. (Photo by Jenn Galm)
Bluffton Veterinary Services is getting a big expansion expected to be completed by early summer. (Photo by Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)

Bluffton Vet Clinic doubling its inside clinic space

Bluffton Veterinary Services will be getting quite the size adjustment to its…

Bluffton Veterinary Services is getting a big expansion expected to be completed by early summer. (Photo by Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)
It’s advised to never give out your personal information, including credit card information over the phone or email. If unsure, head to someone you trust.

People should always be aware of scams

Scams have been around for a while now, and unfortunately, some fall…

It’s advised to never give out your personal information, including credit card information over the phone or email. If unsure, head to someone you trust.
Bentley Municipal office (Photo by Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)

Bentley and Rimbey council briefs

Rimbey council is making a bit of a change this year by…

Bentley Municipal office (Photo by Leah Bousfield/Rimbey Review)
(Vernon North Okanagan RCMP photo)

Rimbey RCMP weekly update

Calls for service were down for the week between Jan. 13 and…

(Vernon North Okanagan RCMP photo)
New Grand Chief of the Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations Leonard Standingontheroad. (Bert Crowfoot Photo- Facebook/ Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations)

Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations announces new Grand Chief

The Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations have announced a new Grand…

New Grand Chief of the Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations Leonard Standingontheroad. (Bert Crowfoot Photo- Facebook/ Confederacy of Treaty Six First Nations)
(File photo by Advocate staff)

‘Horrendously terrifying’: Whistle Stop owner involved in collision with train

Whistle Stop owner Chris Scott was hit by a train while crossing…

(File photo by Advocate staff)
The Jewel Theatre, a piece of Stettler history for 70 years, will be going up for sale in February. (Facebook photo)

Iconic piece of Stettler history going up for sale

Single screen theatres face many challenges

The Jewel Theatre, a piece of Stettler history for 70 years, will be going up for sale in February. (Facebook photo)
Dr. Jude Unuafe will be starting at the Rimbey Medical Clinic come February. (Photo submitted)

Rimbey Medical Clinic welcomes new doctor

A new doctor will be starting at the Rimbey Medical Clinic come…

Dr. Jude Unuafe will be starting at the Rimbey Medical Clinic come February. (Photo submitted)
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Rimbey team participating in Strathcona Cup Tour

Sylvan Lake will play host to five teams from Scotland, Jan. 21,…

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RCMP logo. (File photo)

Weekly update from Rimbey RCMP

RCMP call volumes remained consistent between Jan. 6 - 12, with officers…

RCMP logo. (File photo)
Stettler’s Regional Board of Trade is planning an ice-fishing derby over Family Day weekend on Buffalo Lake. (File photo)

Stettler Regional Board of Trade planning first annual ice-fishing derby on Buffalo Lake

The staff behind Stettler’s Regional Board of Trade (BOT) are hard at…

Stettler’s Regional Board of Trade is planning an ice-fishing derby over Family Day weekend on Buffalo Lake. (File photo)
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Winfield Lions Club giving back to seniors through Seniors Supper

The Winfield Lions Club will be holding their upcoming Seniors Supper Jan.…

Dinner
(File photo submitted by Cory Glenn)

Cutter Parade and Snow Dayz coming up Jan. 28

The Rimbey Sleigh, Wagon and Saddle Club and the Rimbey Ag Society…

(File photo submitted by Cory Glenn)
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