Roblin Review News

Sunday, 14 August 2022 13:23

Wendell achieving success

It has been about two years since an article appeared in the Review introducing Dr. Amy Wendell as a registered clinical psychologist who opened her private practice, Parkland Psychology & Wellness, in Russell back in 2019. A quick search of the 188 registered psychologists in Manitoba listed on mps.ca finds…
Sunday, 14 August 2022 13:24

Community steps up to help

People may be sick and tired of hearing about the lack of ER service in Roblin and some feel there’s nothing that can be done about it, but one rural community is proving you can do something. Grandview has had a long-standing history of fighting to keep health care strong…
Sunday, 14 August 2022 13:25

COPP needs volunteers

Did you know that the Citizens on Patrol Program (COPP) exists in Roblin?? It does and is always looking for new volunteers. If you are upset about how things may be changing in Roblin, or just want to help out your community, volunteer for COPP. Roblin is a great community…
Sunday, 14 August 2022 13:27

Funk crowned king again

The Roblin Agricultural Society kicked off its first Fair & Rodeo weekend since 2019 Thursday evening with its popular King Farmer contest. The competition, which featured a calcutta and nine different stations to test the skills needed on the farm these day, drew 10 competitors. 
Sunday, 31 July 2022 13:23

Near miss with ER closure

More and more stories are coming out about peoples’ potentially dangerous experiences with ER closures in rural and northern communities. Many people are thinking that there’s no other choice than to accept emergency room closures in rural communities as the new normal. Most think that way, until they experience an…
Sunday, 31 July 2022 13:25

RAS gearing up for fair and rodeo

The dedicated members of the Roblin Agricultural Society are more than a little excited to be hosting the fair and rodeo after a two-year break. And while all the volunteers definitely benefitted from some time off, society president Ellen Arnott says they’re always looking for more. Get this week's Roblin…
Sunday, 31 July 2022 13:26

Scenes from the street festival

Most of Main Street was transformed into a pedestrian mall Saturday as the local chamber of commerce hosted its much-anticipated Street Fair and Summer Sidewalk Sale. The event featured plenty of attractions including craft vendors and artisans, a farmers’ market, food vendors, plenty of activities for the kiddies, live music…
Sunday, 26 June 2022 14:26

Local boy makes good

With fuel prices at an all time high and a focus on creating a greener environment, people are starting to make a shift towards using electric vehicles (EV).Former Roblinite, Todd Maliteare, saw an opportunity in the making to be a part of the EV industry in B.C. He’s been in…
Sunday, 26 June 2022 14:25

Women’s workwear long overdue

Finding suitable workwear for women can be a real challenge that leaves most to rely on wearing work clothing designed for men. Two women, with family ties to Dropmore, decided it was long overdue to have a women’s workwear line available, so they have started their own company, Rolling D…
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