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Rimbey RCMP provide weekly statistics update

The Rimbey RCMP detachment has seen their call volume remain steady, though…

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Krystal Davidson and her dog Frank. (Photo submitted)

Ponoka author publishes childrens’ book based on her pet dog

By Sam Donnelly For Ponoka News It’s hard to go through a…

  • Sep 3, 2022
Krystal Davidson and her dog Frank. (Photo submitted)
The Battle River Power Plant sits nestled in a valley between Paintearth and Flagstaff Counties. (Photo submitted)

Heartland Generation eyeing refit of Battle River Power Plant

Boyd also sees the plant being a vital part of the region for at least another three decades.

The Battle River Power Plant sits nestled in a valley between Paintearth and Flagstaff Counties. (Photo submitted)
The Rimbey Lions Club recently finished putting solar lights along the pathway from Evergreen Estates to PasKaPoo Park. Pictured from left to right: Eileen Poulsen, Howard Steele, Dennis Oelhaupl, Ray Durand, Penny Waldron, Ted Jamieson, Rimbey Mayor Rick Pankiw.

Rimbey Lions Club pathway project gets lights

The Rimbey Lions Club recently finished installing lights along their pathway on…

The Rimbey Lions Club recently finished putting solar lights along the pathway from Evergreen Estates to PasKaPoo Park. Pictured from left to right: Eileen Poulsen, Howard Steele, Dennis Oelhaupl, Ray Durand, Penny Waldron, Ted Jamieson, Rimbey Mayor Rick Pankiw.
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Rimbey RCMP weekly update for last week of August

Stats are down heading into September

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Alberta RCMP have suggestions for online safety with kids heading back to school

With the return to school just around the corner, the Alberta RCMP…

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Rimbey RCMP officers continue to remain busy

Rimbey RCMP members responded to 66 calls for service between Ayg. 17 and Aug. 24

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Ammonite World hosted an open house and educated others on ammolite, Alberta’s official gemstone. (Photos submitted)

Ammonite World Open House saw people come out from all over

Every August long weekend Ammonite World hosts an open house, opening the…

Ammonite World hosted an open house and educated others on ammolite, Alberta’s official gemstone. (Photos submitted)
Dick Ourada is on a trek from Colorado to Fairbanks, Alaska, raising money for children’s medical research. (Kevin Sabo/Stettler Independent)

Man driving tractor from Colorado to Alaska for children’s medical research stops in Stettler

Dick Ourada is raising money for children’s medical research

Dick Ourada is on a trek from Colorado to Fairbanks, Alaska, raising money for children’s medical research. (Kevin Sabo/Stettler Independent)
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Rimbey mounties continue to have busy summer

The Mounties operating out of the Rimbey RCMP detachment have had a…

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More dollars for youth mental health and pediatric rehabilitation

The Alberta government is catching on to a problem Chinook’s Edge School…

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A county of Wetaskiwin Farmer beats the heat with an umbrella rigged up to a tractor as he takes to the fields. Photo by Shaela Dansereau/Black Press)

Recent weather tough on central Alberta farmers

The recent string of weather across central Alberta has affected some farmers…

A county of Wetaskiwin Farmer beats the heat with an umbrella rigged up to a tractor as he takes to the fields. Photo by Shaela Dansereau/Black Press)
New gates are up for the home of the new Rimbey Fish & Game Clubhouse and archery facility. (Photo by Leah Bousfield)

Rimbey Fish & Game building archery range

After purchasing 70 acres of the old golf course south of town…

New gates are up for the home of the new Rimbey Fish & Game Clubhouse and archery facility. (Photo by Leah Bousfield)
A pair of tornados touched down just outside of Coronation just after 5 p.m. on July 31. (Photo submitted)

UPDATE: Tornado touches down outside of Coronation, Alta.

Trouble came too close to home for the Town of Coronation over…

A pair of tornados touched down just outside of Coronation just after 5 p.m. on July 31. (Photo submitted)
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Alberta RCMP urges motorists to drive with caution on longweekend

With health restrictions gone, summer festivals returning and people travelling across the…

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ASIRT takes over Stettler officer-involved shooting investigation

The Alberta Serious Incident Response Team (ASIRT) has officially taken over the…

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Stettler RCMP officer under investigation after police-involved shooting

The investigation has been turned over to ASIRT

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Blackfalds RCMP continue investigate fatal collision south of Red Deer

Blackfalds RCMP members, with the assistance of other Central Alberta RCMP detachments,…

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Winners of event six, singles, of the Castor Trap Club 35th annual Trophy Shoot. Shown are  'A' class winner Kevin Hammel, 'B' class winner Jerry Houchin, 'C' winner Alex Bauer, and 'D' winner Ken Reid. (Photo submitted)

Castor Trap Club holds 35th Annual Trophy Shoot

Event was successful despite mother nature

Winners of event six, singles, of the Castor Trap Club 35th annual Trophy Shoot. Shown are  'A' class winner Kevin Hammel, 'B' class winner Jerry Houchin, 'C' winner Alex Bauer, and 'D' winner Ken Reid. (Photo submitted)
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