Roblin Review News

Monday, 08 April 2024 09:50

A new novel from Havelange

Everyone loves a good story, especially ones with twists, turns, and the probing question of who did it? Russell author Joan Havelange has recently published a historical mystery novel that is now on book shelves. Havelange took up writing novels once she retired and settled in Russell. More in this…
Monday, 08 April 2024 09:51

70 years for the Madge Lake Bible Camp

Attending camp as child can create so many life skills and fond memories. Madge Lake Bible Camp (MLBC) has been well-known in the area for its summer camps opportunities for youth and is now celebrating its 70th anniversary in operation. Since its conception, MLBC has not only grown in size,…
Monday, 08 April 2024 09:54

MOR supports Rumble

Council is supporting the ninth annual Rumble in Roblin Show ‘n’ Shine with a grant of $300. It was felt that the event draws business downtown; showcasing local stores, restaurants and the town and community in general. The Rumble is set for Saturday, June 15. Check out more in this…
Monday, 08 April 2024 09:56

Chamber holds AGM

Members of the Roblin District Chamber of Commerce celebrated another successful year Wednesday evening. The chamber’s annual general meeting was held at the Drop-In Centre with just 14 members in attendance. Read all about it in this week’s Review.
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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