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Spirituality  and Religion

Spirituality and Religion

February 5, 2019 at 6:42 am

Questions about spirituality have captivated people from the beginning of times. Although some of us might look at religion and spirituality with a certain dose of suspicion most will agree that we are all spiritual beings. Allow me to reflect briefly on the meaning of spirituality. I should mention first that there are many different spiritualties and although I will touch on some of them I will focus mostly on the Christian spirituality with whichRead More

It’s time to catch Snow Fever!

February 5, 2019 at 6:39 am

Nikki Sinclair, Community Recreation Family Day weekend is fast approaching and Snow Fever has the fun covered! 4 Wing Cold Lake, the City of Cold Lake, the MD of Bonnyville and the Military Family Resource Center Society (MFRCS) have partnered to bring an abundant supply of family entertainment to the community; all weekend long! The fever catches as other organizations and companies join in, offering even more to do; from snowmobile races to Beantrees AfterRead More

4 Wing “sets the bar” for excellence in fitness and sports!

4 Wing “sets the bar” for excellence in fitness and sports!

February 5, 2019 at 6:29 am

Josey Yearley, Fitness and Sports Given January is as good as over, now is a good time to encourage you not to be what we refer to as a “Just January”. Yes it’s all too true that the Col J.J. Parr Sports Centre is overflowing with patrons every January, spurred on by brand new resolutions and good intentions; and that by February these numbers decrease along with the collective enthusiasm for the goals set atRead More

Climate  outlook for February 2019

Climate outlook for February 2019

February 5, 2019 at 6:18 am

Cpl Surendran Chandrabose Now that we’re at the end of the first month of 2019, hopefully everyone has gotten back into the swing of things at work and at home. There was lower than average snowfall this January with 19.2 cm falling this month. The largest snowfall amount this month was 3.2 cm on the 1st. The record daily value of snowfall was on the 5th in 1954 with 20.8 cm. Temperatures this month haveRead More

This week’s movies/ À l’affiche cette semaine

This week’s movies/ À l’affiche cette semaine

February 5, 2019 at 6:14 am

COURIER Wednesday, February 6, 2019: Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975) – Sweethearts Brad (Barry Bostwick) and Janet (Susan Sarandon), stuck with a flat tire during a storm, discover the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter (Tim Curry), a transvestite scientist. Rated PG Thursday, February 7, 2019: Film for Forces: Arctic (2018) – no information. Rated PG Friday 8 February 2019: Back to the Future (1985) – Small-town California teen Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) is thrownRead More

Snow Snakes

Snow Snakes

February 5, 2019 at 6:09 am

On my way to the office two weeks ago I spotted a snow snake. A snow snake can be an elusive creature. The snow snake usually comes out of hiding on extremely cold days. They have a tendency to lay in the middle of the road or sometimes wrap themselves around a sign post. Some snow snakes are lucky enough to be able to stay attached to their owner even while travelling at high ratesRead More