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Opération Honour: Restaurer la vertu de chasteté

Opération Honour: Restaurer la vertu de chasteté

January 23, 2018 at 3:18 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Jacques Tremblay Chaque semaine, nous pouvons voir dans les journaux que les comportements sexuels inappropriés sont un véritable fléau qui affecte à la fois les personnes et la société. Les Forces armées canadiennes ont également subi les effets dévastateurs de tels comportements. C’est pourquoi la juge Marie Deschamps a élaboré, en avril 2015, un rapport détaillé sur la situation afin de présenter ses constatations et ses recommandations. Suite à cela, les ForcesRead More

I’m not fat… I just have big bones!

I’m not fat… I just have big bones!

January 23, 2018 at 3:13 pm

Lisa Fisher, Health Promotion Specialist Want to know what your body is made of? Try out the InBody 570 at Col JJ Parr Recreation Centre! The body composition analysis machine is now available by appointment. Body composition analysis goes beyond the traditional methods of assessing health, such as BMI, and gives you a body breakdown in the areas of fat, lean body mass, and body water. It gives an accurate representation of changes in fatRead More

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4 Wing is back in Canada West basketball

January 23, 2018 at 3:10 pm

Jeff Gaye Cold Lake played in the CAF Canada West basketball championships last week, for the first time since 2012. The tournament was held in Edmonton. The 4 Wing squad was eliminated on the first day of the tournament, but according to playing coach Sgt Rob West, you have to start somewhere. “We expected to be where we were,” he said. “We have a lot of youth and inexperience, and there were a few guysRead More

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New Health Promotion Specialist

January 23, 2018 at 3:05 pm

Lisa Fisher As the new Health Promotion Specialist, I would like to say hello and introduce myself to the 4 Wing Community. I have started my New Year off in an exciting way – as part of the staff here at 4 Wing. Prior to moving to Cold Lake, I worked in Edmonton in marketing and account management. I grew up in Nova Scotia, where I completed my BA (Honours) in Psychology at Saint Mary’sRead More

Air Force Officer Development program becomes more agile

January 23, 2018 at 3:01 pm

Maj Petra Smith Officers can now self-enrol in the Air Force Officer Development (AFOD) Block 1 course for training anytime, anywhere. “Self-enrolment will make the registration process easier and will allow for enhanced scheduling flexibility, improving student experience,” said Colonel Norman Saulnier, Director of Air Force Professional Development. “Self-enrolment puts students in the driver’s seat of their professional development journey.” Officers can access AFOD Block 1 training through the Defence Learning Network. AFOD Block 1Read More

NLPS wants feedback on school calendars

January 23, 2018 at 2:59 pm

Northern Lights Public Schools Northern Lights Public Schools is seeking feedback on two draft calendars for the 2018-2019 school year. The calendars can be viewed on the NLPS website, http://www.nlsd.ab.ca/ under “Calendar Feedback.” The calendars were approved in principle by the Board of Trustees on December 13 and have been sent to parents, staff, students and the community for feedback. The main difference between the proposed calendars is that one includes a week-long Fall BreakRead More