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Trumpet players have a reputation

Trumpet players have a reputation

November 14, 2017 at 2:39 pm

From the Editor’s Desk Jeff Gaye Trumpet players are like fighter pilots. Let’s just say they have a certain reputation, partially grounded in truth. The trumpet is known for its power and its agility. Because of this, band composers assign it a lead role almost by default. Woodwinds are more agile, trombones are more powerful, but trumpets can be played high, loud and fast. I’m told they can also be played tastefully. Trumpet players areRead More

Veterans, serving members and the public paused to remember in Ottawa on Saturday.
Cpl MacIsaac, CFSU (Ottawa)

Thousands gather at National War Memorial

November 14, 2017 at 2:36 pm

MADD announces new community leader

November 14, 2017 at 2:34 pm

MADD Canada Tia Luedee is Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)’s new volunteer community leader in Cold Lake and area. She is part of a nation-wide network of volunteers who represent MADD Canada and deliver its message and programs to local communities. Luedee will focus her initial efforts around public awareness and education initiatives and building partnerships with organizations that share the goal of ending impaired driving. Every year, hundreds of Canadians are killed and tensRead More