Treena Mielke

Bad, ugly weather can still have a silver lining

It seemed fall merely blinked and winter was here. The icy roads…

Less is more so they say

How to tell if you are a ‘minimalist’

Ponoka RCMP look for man wanted for aggravated assault

Police ask for public assistance

Remembering the moments along the way

For everything there is a season

GoFundMe page set up for Rimbey area woman experiencing Lyme disease symptoms

Young mom needs help coping with medical costs

  • May 24, 2018

Council highlights

Council to fund Rimbey Boys and Girls Club for $15,000

UPDATE: No charges in found horses near Bentley

Responding Ponoka veterinarian says horses were in healthy condition.

Stay warm in this cold Alberta winter

Think up creative methods to stay warm

UPDATEAmbulance’s slow response time angers family

Woman suffers stroke, waits nearly an hour for ambulance

Brian Jean rural tour hits central Alberta

It was standing room only at a town hall meeting held in Rimbey last Wednesday by Wildrose Party leader Brian Jean.

Rimbey to take part in Big Valley Jamboree challenge

The Town of Rimbey has an opportunity to be host to Big Valley Jamboree’s Small Town Saturday Night coming up next year.

London is cool, very cool

I picked up a few groceries last weekend and the friendly young man with an engaging smile who rang them...

Where there’s smoke there isn’t always fire

The week brings with it the usual onslaught of information about fires, and, of course, their causes...

The joy of having a sister

My sister and I didn’t grow up together. I grew up in a small town and she was raised in the city.

Back to school shopping observations

With September only a few sun bleached days away, I’m sure I will soon be seeing the familiar big, yellow school bus...

My life as a reporter

When I was a kid, knee high to a grasshopper so to speak, never in my wildest dreams did I ever imagine...

Hanging out with friends in summer creates perfect moments

There's nothing to equal an award-winning backyard summer party...

Canadians given many freedoms and choices

However, I am of the old school. And seriously, we’re talking “old school” here. I started out as a reporter using a typewriter...

Don’t worry, be happy, easier said than done

I have no idea who said that, and as much as it is true, sometimes it just seems a lot easier to worry than just be happy.

Moments, memories and multi tasking

There was one load of laundry left in the washing machine that was, unfortunately, drying itself.