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2018 is The Year of the Bird

February 20, 2018 at 3:47 pm

Shona Lawson, M.Sc., P. Biol., RPBio.Environment Officer, 4 Wing Cold Lake This year is being celebrated across the globe as The Year of the Bird by organizations including Bird Life International, the Audubon Society and the National Geographic Society. 2018 is the 100th anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty Act of 1918 between the United States and Great Britain (acting on behalf of Canada). The act marked the first significant step in protecting millions ofRead More

It’s 3,676 kilometres from Pincher Creek, Alberta, to Inuvik, Northwest Territories, but teams from those two communities – and 14 more – came together in Cold Lake this weekend for the Royal Canadian Legion’s Alberta/NWT Command Senior Mixed Darts Championships. The Inuvik team, on the left, and the Pincher Creek team both said the tournament was great, and that they enjoyed the hospitality of Cold Lake Branch 211.
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North and south meet at Cold Lake Legion

February 20, 2018 at 3:42 pm
Alternative: music?

Alternative: music?

February 20, 2018 at 3:38 pm

Wall of Sound Kyle Wall I want to talk about the benefits of studying and playing music. Having run the gamut of competitive sports in my youth – swimming, hockey, baseball, tennis, volleyball, basketball, you get the idea – I can honestly say I never found anything that I have enjoyed more than music. While some things come naturally to me, music has been one of the few things that continues to challenge and inspireRead More