Floyd Perras named as MFRCS Executive Director

August 15, 2017 at 4:54 pm

MFRCS The 4 Wing Military Family Resource Centre Society Board of Directors is pleased to introduce Floyd Perras as the Centre’s new Executive Director. Floyd has more than 25 years of non-profit leadership experience including 15 years with The Mustard Seed in Calgary as a Director and Chief Operating Officer, and seven years with Siloam Mission in Winnipeg as Executive Director. Floyd earned an Executive Master of Business Administration from the Haskayne School of BusinessRead More

Summer activities keep the PSP Recreation Department busy

August 15, 2017 at 4:52 pm

Jessica Walsh, Community Recreation Coordinator The PSP Recreation Department is having a busy summer. Squash nights continue every Wednesday night from 6:00 to 9:30 pm. This is an opportunity to try something new or work on your skills, as there are different levels to play against. You’ll be able to play a few games throughout the night. Find the Cold Lake Squash Club on Facebook to get in on the discussion. Cricket games have begunRead More

Invictus Games flag tour stopping at 4 Wing August 25

Invictus Games flag tour stopping at 4 Wing August 25

August 15, 2017 at 4:48 pm

The Courier Invictus Games Toronto 2017 is bringing the spirit of the Games to all Canadians with its inaugural National Flag Tour, and Cold Lake is on the itinerary. The tour will travel from coast to coast and visit 22 military bases, 15 Legion branches and over 50 communities. It will stop in Cold Lake on August 25. As a nod to the 150th anniversary of Confederation, Invictus Games Toronto 2017 is also conducting aRead More

This Week’s Movies/ À l’affiche cette semaine

This Week’s Movies/ À l’affiche cette semaine

August 15, 2017 at 4:42 pm

Jeff Gaye Wednesday, August 16: Die Hard 2 (1990) – “Die Hard” hero John McClane is just waiting for his wife when a former US colonel takes over Washington Dulles International Airport and demands a captured South American politico and drug lord be set free. Action ensues. Rated 14A. Friday, August 18: The Maze Runner (2014) – Young people are placed into a giant labyrinth, with no memories of their previous lives. They must formRead More

The Military Police motorcycle relay for the MPs’ Blind Children’s Fund left Cold Lake August 6 with $5,200 more than it arrived with. Local MPs raised money over the past year, 20 riders took part in a poker derby, and 784 Wing RCAFA and the Grand Centre Lions Club came through with generous donations to help MPs assist young people with vision impairments.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

Relay riders rally for MPs’ Blind Children’s Fund

August 15, 2017 at 4:38 pm

Sexual Misconduct Response Centre releases its first annual report

August 15, 2017 at 4:35 pm

DND/The Courier The Sexual Misconduct Response Centre (SMRC) has released its 2016-2017 annual report. The SMRC was established in September 2015 to support CAF members who have experienced or been affected by harmful and inappropriate sexual behaviour. It is independent from the chain of command, and is a cornerstone of the response to the External Review Authority Report on Sexual Misconduct and Sexual Harassment in the Canadian Armed Forces and of Operation Honour. The annualRead More