Opinion

Reader upset over pie throwing

In the Sept. 27, 2016 edition of the Rimbey Review I see a Grade 4 student getting ready to throw a pie in a teacher’s face.

  • Oct 4, 2016

A sad tale of planning and organization gone awry

Where there’s smoke there isn’t always fire. Fire prevention week – Oct. 9 to 15 — is here again!

Backroom deals always smell bad

The government announced this week that committee chair Jessica Littlewood stepped away from public body.

  • Oct 4, 2016
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Hanging out with friends in summer creates perfect moments

Music that makes you want to dance and just be happy and warm nights wrapped in velvet and star studded skies that stretch onto forever.

A glimpse behind the military curtain

It goes without saying no one in their right mind can expect a career in the military to be the most fun.

Batter-up

For the last 3-4 weeks, grain prices have been moving lower.

  • Aug 2, 2016

You can help save the bees

Friends of the Earth Canada is calling on residents of Rimbey to join the Great Canadian Bumble Bee Count.

  • Aug 2, 2016

My life as a reporter

Never in my wildest dreams did I ever imagine that I would one day venture into the field of print media.

The ripple effect of the carbon tax on Alberta’s homegrown industries

Alberta’s carbon tax will have a stinging effect that will ripple through countless industries across the province.

  • Aug 2, 2016

Anti-violence song inspired hope against hate

Indigenous band Digging Roots’ latest single AK-47 is without a doubt one of those very special songs that’s more than just music.

Attractive town logo is not enough

I can remain silent no longer about one particular issue in this town.

  • Aug 2, 2016

Watashi wa Nihon ni imasu “I am in Japan”

Hobbes and I decided that we needed to check out Japan.

  • Aug 2, 2016

The sublime moment of my misfortune

After I arrived back from Japan to my home in Rimbey, my internal clock wasn’t set for Japan or Rimbey standard time.

  • Aug 2, 2016

Workshops offer advice on how to be a dad

Many moons ago I was dating a single mom I will call “Carmen.” Carmen’s son “R.J.,” who aged 6 to 10 years while I was in the picture.

  • Mar 29, 2016

Marketing freedom doesn’t equate with happiness

On Feb. 16, 2016 NDP leader Thomas Mulcair asked Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay “When he would restore the Canadian Wheat Board”.

  • Mar 29, 2016

Who really is the boss of the house?

The child is not yet two and his verbal communication skills are limited, but everyone knows that he is the boss of the family.

The perils of taking risks while ice fishing

I just heard on the radio the other day that all of the ice fishing huts need to be removed from the lakes.

  • Mar 22, 2016

Death, taxes and pussywillows sure things

In my lifetime I have experienced many lessons, and, maybe, even learned a thing or two.

You know pro wrestling is phony, right?

Being a news junky, I read a lot of different newspapers and scan lots of different websites.

  • Mar 15, 2016

MLA holds NDP accountable

Less than a year after taking office, the NDP government has abandoned any pretense of cleaning up government.

  • Mar 15, 2016