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The 2005 film The Rocket tells the story of hockey legend Maurice Richard.
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The Rocket celebrates 100 years of film making

April 16, 2019 at 10:18 am

The Courier Has it really been that long? It seems time flies when you are watching a good movie and film buffs are celebrating 100 years of film making in Canada. Do you have a favorite? 4 Wing Movie Club will mark the anniversary with a screening of the French-Canadian film The Rocket on April 17 at the Wing theatre at 7 p.m. As an added bonus, the audio system at the theatre has beenRead More

Photo: Leading Seamen Lisa Sheppard

Face behind the photos

April 16, 2019 at 10:11 am

The Courier Rank: Leading Seaman Hometown: Barrie, ON How long have you been in the CAF: Almost nine years Why did you become an Imagery Tech? I enjoy photography and wanted to learn more about it. What is your favourite type of photography? I like photography in general, but what I really love to do is graphic design and videos. I like micro photography as well and high speed video production. As a Photographer whatRead More

4 Wing Movie Club

This week’s movies

April 16, 2019 at 10:07 am

The Courier Wednesday, April 17, 2019: The Rocket (2005) Working-class Quebecois hockey player Maurice Richard (Roy Dupuis) becomes a hero to French Canadians as he stars for the famous Montreal Canadiens in the 1940s and ‘50s. Rated G Friday, April 19, 2019: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald The second installment of the “Fantastic Beasts” series featuring the adventures of Magizoologist Newt Scamander. Rated PG Sunday, April 21, 2019: Green Book Dr Don Shirley isRead More

WO Wareham is presented his Canadian Decoration 1 by Major Owens at 10 Field Technical Training Squadron (10 FTTS) on the March 22, 2019. Left to right: Major Owens, WO Wareham, MWO Finucan.
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Canadian Decoration 1 presentation

April 16, 2019 at 10:03 am
Master Corporal Simon Laurent (foreground), of 442 Transport and Rescue Squadron, guides Corporal Marc-André Duguay, AVS, from 424 Transport and Rescue Squadron, through a troubleshooting procedure during the Aerospace Maintenance Competition. Both were members of the RCAF SAR Maintenance Team. 
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RCAF technicians make a winning impression at competition

April 16, 2019 at 9:59 am

Major Holly-Anne Brown Royal Canadian Air Force air maintenance technicians know all about pressure. They know that Canadian Armed Forces’ readiness and the ability to delivery air power whenever and wherever required depends heavily on their ability to maintain RCAF aircraft so that they are ready to deploy on operations at a moment’s notice. This April, the RCAF notched up that pressure by sending five teams—more than 30 personnel—to Atlanta, Georgia, for four days toRead More

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Sweepers hit the streets

April 9, 2019 at 2:40 pm

City of Cold Lake Cold Lake, AB – The first spring sweep is here! Residents may have noticed sweepers already cleaning up Highway 28, getting an early run in before residential sweeping takes over. “That first sweep is pretty important, and right now we’re a bit earlier than compared to last year,” said Mayor Craig Copeland. “So long as the weather holds out, crews should be able to get to work on residential sweeping overRead More