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Holiday movie schedule

Holiday movie schedule

December 19, 2017 at 3:04 pm

Jeff Gaye Wednesday, December 20, 7:00 pm: The Night Before (2015) – Three buddies have celebrated Christmas Eve together for ten years, but one of them is about to become a dad. They decide to make their last Christmas Eve bro-bash the most epic ever. Rated 14A. Friday, December 22, 7:00 pm: A Christmas Carol (2009) – Jim Carrey plays Scrooge in this retelling of the Charles Dickens classic. Rated PG. Sunday, December 24: NoRead More

City council passes 2018 operating, capital budgets

December 19, 2017 at 3:00 pm

City of Cold Lake/The Courier Cold Lake City Council unanimously passed the 2018 operating and capital budgets with just over $53.5 million in total expenditures, forecasting an average municipal tax increase of about 4.8 per cent. The 2018 operating budget was passed at about $51.4 million, including a transfer to the capital budget of about $9.2 million. Including this transfer, the capital budget is approximately $11.5 million. “We balanced our city’s priorities of dealing withRead More

Col William McKnight, left, and WCWO Gail Burke carve the turkey.
Photo: OS Erica Seymour, Wing Imaging

Wing workload winding down as Christmas approaches

December 19, 2017 at 2:54 pm

Jeff Gaye There’s still work to be done as the Christmas leave period nears, but 4 Wing personnel are finding time to celebrate festive traditions. Last Thursday 4 Wing’s leadership and command teams served their subordinates at the annual Junior Ranks Christmas Dinner. The tradition has its roots in British military custom, where on Boxing Day the Commanding Officer and the youngest private would trade places for the day, and the officers served a ChristmasRead More