Roblin Review News
Monday, 25 April 2022 09:29
Fusion holds live AGM
Despite a year of challenges and changes, 2021 was another successful year for Fusion Credit Union. Fusion held its annual general meeting – live in Roblin and online in Brandon, Dauphin and Hamiota – to reflect on the past year and to celebrate its “outstanding performance”, in the words of…
Monday, 18 April 2022 08:45
Bee losses a concern
There’s a lot of buzz surrounding the loss of the number of bees across Manitoba. Every year apiaries loose a certain number of bees over the winter months. Many attributed it to poor weather conditions, pests and it just being part of the nature of things, but there’s also a…
Monday, 18 April 2022 08:43
Rural dumps to close Saturdays
A lack of human resources has resulted in changes to the way the Municipality of Roblin operates its four rural waste disposal sites. Effective immediately, the sites at Lake of the Prairies, Boggy Creek, Bield and Merridale will be closed Saturdays. Check this week's Review for more!
Monday, 11 April 2022 08:51
More help for Ukraine
People are finding creative and inspiring ways to help those in Ukraine during these devastating times. Former Roblinite, Devon Ungurain, has been using her artistic talents through her small business to help raise funds for the cause. Check the story in this week's Roblin Review!
Monday, 11 April 2022 08:49
Construction set for spring
A long-awaited construction project will finally get underway this spring. And while the new concession/washroom facility at Currey Park likely won’t be ready for the start of baseball season, it should be done by the fall. There's lots more in this week's Roblin Review!
Monday, 11 April 2022 08:48
MOR looking for volunteers
If you’re getting a little bored with what’s on TV and are looking for a way to fill four to six hours a month, you might want to consider volunteering to be part of the municipal emergency response team. The Municipality of Roblin is currently seeking committed volunteers who are…
Tuesday, 05 April 2022 07:17
MVSD passes deficit budget
Ratepayers in the Mountain View School Division (MVSD) will see a slight reduction in their tax bills as the board of trustees passed a 2022-23 budget focused on the learner and the learning environment, with a special emphasis on the classroom. While this year’s budget saw an increase of almost…
Tuesday, 05 April 2022 07:15
Roblin ER services suspended again
Prairie Mountain Health has announced another temporary suspension of emergency services at the Roblin Health Centre. Until further notice, there will be no emergency services available in Roblin from Monday to Friday. Check this week's Review for more.
Tuesday, 29 March 2022 07:39
CF Parkland hands out grants
Community Futures Parkland (CFP) is pleased to announce its 2022 grant recipients. There were a total of 13 Community Project applications received requesting $34,523.77 from the CFP grants program. There's a lot more details in this week's Roblin Review!
Tuesday, 29 March 2022 07:38
NWMC tackles GBV
The issue of Gender Based Violence (GBV) is increasing more and more, and as the rise of incidents is occurring, the need for education on it is becoming apparent. The Northwest Métis Council (NWMC) is taking on a huge role by creating an education and awareness program on GBV for…
Monday, 21 March 2022 10:33
Romance scams costly
As the old song goes, many people are often “looking for love in all the wrong places”. While it may seem comical to some, it’s not funny to those who have loved ones fall prey to romance scams and lose their life savings. According to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre (CAFC),…
Monday, 21 March 2022 10:30
Fusion named one of the best employers
Fusion Credit Union has been named a “Top Manitoba Employer” for the third consecutive year. The annual competition recognizes Manitoba employers that lead their industries in offering an exceptional employee experience and work environment. Check this week's paper for more!
Monday, 21 March 2022 10:24
Stand With Ukraine tickets going fast
Many people are sitting back and watching the tragedy unfold in Ukraine wondering why isn’t anyone doing anything and how can one help? A dedicated group of Roblinites have stepped up and decided to do something. The “Stand With Ukraine” event, consisting of dinner and a comedy show, is set…
Tuesday, 15 March 2022 09:19
Fusion focusing on financial fraud
Online fraud is increasing as more people rely on the Internet and social media as a way of doing business and transactions. The more information that gets put online by people, the easier it is for scammers to commit fraud. Fusion Credit Union is focusing on financial fraud this month…
Tuesday, 15 March 2022 09:15
ECCC needs another million
Members of the Expanding Community Cancer Care (ECCC) committee met recently for a celebratory meeting. It was the first gathering for the group since receiving word that the expansion to the Manitoba Cancer Care chemo unit in Russell had been approved, thanks to the efforts and tenacity of everyone who…