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Cold Lake Air Show will be the only Canadian stop for F-22 Raptor in 2018

Cold Lake Air Show will be the only Canadian stop for F-22 Raptor in 2018

December 12, 2017 at 2:53 pm

Jeff Gaye The work has been going on behind the scenes for months, and now the Cold Lake Air Show is ready to launch its ticket drive with a big announcement. Col Eric Grandmont, chairman of the air show committee, has announced that Cold Lake will be the only Canadian stop in 2018 for the F-22 Raptor fighter jet. “It’s a fifth-generation aircraft, it’s one of a kind. It may be the best fighter inRead More

Katherine Merrell-Anderson hopes to expand MFRC youth programs.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

New youth coordinator at MFRC

December 5, 2017 at 3:03 pm

Jeff Gaye Katherine Merrell-Anderson is the new youth programs coordinator at 4 Wing MFRC. Merrell-Anderson has worked with MFRC for a year and a half as a youth monitor, and during her practicum for her social work diploma from Portage College. She will be responsible for weekly programming and special events at the 4 Wing Youth Centre, and several annual events. “I’m currently working on the Family Day programming, which will include a dance andRead More

Mackenzie Tozer gets a boost from her dad, Cpl Simon Tozer, to place the star on top of the 4 Wing Community Christmas Tree. The tree was lit up on Friday with musical accompaniment from Art Smith Aviation Academy students and the 4 Wing Band.
Photo: Cpl Justin Roy, 4 Wing Imaging

The crowning touch

December 5, 2017 at 3:02 pm
It’s time for The Courier’s decorating contest!

It’s time for The Courier’s decorating contest!

December 5, 2017 at 3:00 pm

The Courier Deck the halls, ornament the offices, enhance the hangars! The Courier’s annual Christmas decorating challenge is here! Our staff will come and visit your workplace on Thursday, December 14 to narrow entries down to a list of three finalists. On Friday, December 15 a panel of celebrity judges will declare this year’s winner of the Singing Penguins Trophy, emblematic of CFB Cold Lake’s finest in festoonery. There are no set criteria, but imaginationRead More

IPSC Promotion: WO Wight
Photo: Sgt Sarah Nantel, 410 Sqn

IPSC Promotions

December 5, 2017 at 2:58 pm
Maj Eric Matte and MWO Mark Finucan present WO Craig Bower (centre) with his new rank.
Photo: Cpl St-Cyr, 10 FTTS

10 FTTS Promotion

December 5, 2017 at 2:57 pm