Roblin Review News

Sunday, 21 July 2024 14:22

Inglis area hosts archery events

Archery Manitoba hosted a successful weekend of events in the near Inglis, July 13 and 14. Over two days, nearly 90 archers competed in the ASA Tour Manitoba Stop #3 (Saturday) and the 2024 Archery Manitoba Outdoor 3D Provincial Championships (Sunday). Check out this week’s Review for more.
Sunday, 21 July 2024 14:23

Assistance call leads to charges

Members were called to assist EMS with a non-cooperative patient who was possibly having a stroke or seizures. Caller indicated the patient was upset that police and ambulance were coming to assist and uttered threats to EMS and RCMP members. Check out this week’s RCMP Report.
Sunday, 21 July 2024 14:24

Another Stampede for Larsen

It wasn’t his best finish at the Calgary Stampede but it wasn’t his worst by far. Shell Valley’s own Orin Larsen had to settle for fourth place overall among the 30 competitors in Bareback at the world’s largest outdoor rodeo. Read all about it in this week’s issue.
Sunday, 21 July 2024 14:25

Foundation awards Pop Up grant

Could have been the change in venue. Might have been because more people are becoming more aware of the Roblin District Community Foundation and its work. Could have been the grilling skills – the man has a way with a steak – of Cassian Daneluk. Whatever the reason, the foundation’s…
Sunday, 31 March 2024 13:15

Booking service opens April 8

The Manitoba government wants you to mark your calendar and start planning your getaway as reservations for campgrounds in provincial parks are set to open on April 8. Environment minister Tracy Schmidt noted the government has taken steps to streamline the booking process “so Manitobans can reserve their favourite sites…
Sunday, 31 March 2024 13:16

Festival winners announced

The North Western Marquette Festival (NWMF) hosted a wonderfully exciting day of adjudicated dance (March 12), a beautiful day of adjudicated piano and vocal (March 13) and then the weather turned frightful, school buses were cancelled and our planned day (March 14) of school choirs was rescheduled to March 21…
Sunday, 31 March 2024 13:17

MOR budget nears $7.8 million

The Municipality of Roblin is planing to spend $7.78 million and that’s pretty much to maintain things the way they are. About 20 people showed up Wednesday night (March 25) at the Community Centre for council’s hearing into its 2024 financial plan. Find out where your taxdollars are going in…
With all this snow fall, and all the closed roads lately, figured it was appropriate to talk about closed roads. Did you know it is now illegal to drive on highways that are closed?? Read more in this week’s RCMP report.
Sunday, 10 March 2024 13:40

An update from the LAC

The Life and Art Centre has been busy with projects this year. In addition to refinishing the wood floors on the main floor, the outdoor greenspace project is also well underway. Memorial benches will be installed this spring with hopes of an outdoor amphitheatre installation in the near future. Check…
Sunday, 10 March 2024 13:37

U15 Stars win provincial gold

Talk about an exciting finish. Roblin’s U-15 Stars erased a 3-0 first period deficit to come from behind and capture a provincial championship over the March 1 weekend in Warren. Find out more in this week’s paper.
Monday, 26 February 2024 09:10

Police deal with a lot of custody complaints

Did you know, that in order for police to enforce family custody agreements it needs to be signed by a judge? Did you know that if you breach that order, you may be charged with breach of court order? Roblin RCMP get a lot of calls from angry parents saying…
Monday, 26 February 2024 09:12

Even longer wait times for BreastChecks

Women waiting to get checked for breast cancer in the Parkland are facing even longer waiting times. Reports indicate that several women in the region have received anothe phone call to yet again reschedule their BreastCheck appointments to a later date, and this time, a location even farther away and…
Monday, 26 February 2024 09:13

Wendell honoured

The founder of Wendell Estate Honey and a man who, in his own words, has been “involved a fair bit and for quite a while” has been honoured by Canada’s beekeepers. At the Canadian National Beekeeping Convention held Feb. 8 to 10 in Calgary, Tim Wendell was presented with the…
Sunday, 14 January 2024 13:49

PMH looking for artwork

January is a month known for the promotion of mental health wellness and the Mental Wellness and Suicide Prevention Committee of Prairie Mountain Health has come up with a new venture for people to express the state of their mental health through a creative process. The committee, formed during the…
Sunday, 14 January 2024 13:50

Q-Doc enjoying success

Physician and nurse shortages, as well as closed ERs, are issues that aren’t going to be solved any time soon, especially for rural and northern Manitoba communities, but there is another option. The online service Q-Doc has had a successful year in providing patients with virtual appointments with physicians and…
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