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Maintenance is finished on the main pool at Col JJ Parr Sports Centre. The leisure pool and hot tub should open soon.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

Main pool is open

October 3, 2017 at 5:21 pm
Inter-section volleyball started its 2017-2018 season at Col JJ Parr Sports Centre on Monday.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

It’s volleyball season!

October 3, 2017 at 5:19 pm
Can we expect a nice October?

Can we expect a nice October?

October 3, 2017 at 5:18 pm

Averages and Extremes Avr Pamela Caouette Listen! The wind is rising, And the air is wild with leaves, We have had our summer evenings, Now for October eves! —Humbert Wolfe (1885-1940) As I write this, eastern Canada is taunting us with a late summer heatwave. September started out nicely here in Cold Lake, but we can now say goodbye to the long days of summer and hello to the wonderful colours of autumn. As ofRead More

Ninety-six riders, runners and walkers – and 15 volunteers – participated in the annual Ride for Refuge on Saturday. The effort raised more than $15,000 for the Cold Lake Food Bank, which distributes 85 hampers per week to Cold Lake households.
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Ride for Refuge raises $15,000 for food bank

October 3, 2017 at 5:16 pm

Fire Prevention Week: October 8-14

October 3, 2017 at 5:15 pm

4 Wing Fire Department Next week is Fire Prevention Week 2017. This year’s focus is “Every Second Counts: Plan Two Ways Out!” The 4 Wing Fire Service will be conducting fire drills on base throughout the week, and our goal is to help ensure a quick and safe evacuation of your work place. We will also share with occupants of military accommodations the importance of insuring that the burning of solid fuels is strictly prohibited.Read More

Avr Duval, left, with Prince Harry and Range Rover Challenge teammate Steve Murgatroyd.
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Avr Duval returns home from Invictus Games Toronto 2017

October 3, 2017 at 5:13 pm

Jeff Gaye Avr Martine Duval is home from the Invictus Games, having finished fourth in women’s golf. She has great memories of her event, of her Team Canada colleagues, of competitors from other countries, of the crowds who watched the games and the crowds who literally lined the streets of Toronto to cheer on the world’s ill and injured military athletes. And while she met her fair share of celebrities and dignitaries, she said herRead More