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Editor Roblin

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 annual Barbeque Fundraiser held July 10 at the Bield Community Centre was one great party.

Read all about it in this week’s Review.

Published in Roblin Review News
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.

Published in Roblin Review News
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.

Published in 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.

 

Published in Roblin Review News
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 this week’s Review.

 

Published in Roblin Review News
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

With a lot of flexibility and co-operation from many people and organizations the unadjudicated NWMF Choir Fest was delightful.

More in this week’s Review.

Published in Roblin Review News
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 headache-free.”

Check out this week’s issue for more information.

Published in Roblin Review News
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 out this week’s issue to find out what’s coming up at the LAC.

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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.

Published in Roblin Review News
Sunday, 10 March 2024 13:38

High school rink wins Ladies

Despite plenty of stones that didn’t get over the hog line and rocks that sometimes seemed to have a mind of their own, the finals of Roblin’s annual Ladies Bonspiel offered up some fine examples of curling.

Twenty rinks took part in this year’s event, up four from last year, with Haley Allen’s high school foursome – who have been curling together since Grade 6 and recently won the Roblin Ladies’ Evening Curling title – meeting Grandview’s Wendy Fisher in the finals of the first event.

Check out the details in this week’s Review.

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