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LCol Forrest Rock, left, and CWO Frank Dwyer, right, present Cpl Benjamin Peddle with his new rank.
Photo: 401 Squadron

401 Squadron promotion

April 17, 2018 at 11:05 am
Wing CE personnel gathered at the Firehall on Thursday to support the Humboldt Broncos.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

Base personnel wear sports jerseys in support of Humboldt

April 17, 2018 at 11:04 am

Jeff Gaye CFB Cold Lake’s military and civilian personnel wore sports jerseys on Thursday to show their support to the city of Humboldt and the Humboldt Broncos Junior A hockey team. Sixteen people were killed when the Broncos’ bus collided with a semi trailer unit near Tisdale, Saskatchewan on April 6. Gen Jonathan Vance, Chief of the Defence Staff, authorized Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) members to wear sports jersey that day as operational and safetyRead More

Capt Porteous gives us a topside view of the paint scheme.
Photo: Cpl Manuela Berger, Wing Imaging

Demo Team is ready to fly

April 10, 2018 at 3:17 pm

Jeff Gaye The 2018 CF-18 Demo Team is excited to get the show on the road. Capt Stefan Porteous from 433 Squadron in Bagotville will fly the specially-painted Hornet, displaying its NORAD 60 theme. “I believe this year’s design does a perfect job reflecting the invaluable 60-year link we’ve enjoyed with our American allies through the North American Aerospace Defense Command structure,” Capt Porteous said. “To be able to shine a light on the constantRead More

Should you let the sun go down on your anger?

Should you let the sun go down on your anger?

April 10, 2018 at 3:14 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Marcin Rosinski “Let not the sun go down on your anger.” What does that mean? How often do your quarrels end with quiet days? How many times have you promised yourself that you would reconcile before going to bed? I have a suggestion for you. Are quarrels needed? Quarrels in every relationship are needed. It is thanks to them that we unload the growing tension, clean the atmosphere and try to confrontRead More

Sleep: essential to health, but is it a priority?

April 10, 2018 at 3:12 pm

Lisa Fisher, Health Promotion Specialist Sleep is an important part of our overall health and well-being, yet how many of us can say we get enough hours of quality sleep every night? Maybe you’re too busy, or too distracted, or you have difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep. Or maybe you don’t even know how many hours you should be sleeping. Adults aged 18 to 64 years should sleep seven to nine hours per night.Read More

Spring family activities: join us for play, games and crafts!

April 10, 2018 at 3:08 pm

Lesley Devost, Recreation Supervisor Open Play takes place at the Mackenzie Arts and Community Centre on Thursdays and Fridays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. There is equipment for children to explore on, plasma cars, play houses, slides, foam blocks and more! To encourage group play we will offer arts, crafts and games on special days. Open Play is for children up to six years old, with adult accompaniment. This is a great opportunity toRead More