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4 Wing stem cell support is “incredible”: CBS

September 26, 2017 at 9:00 am

Jeff Gaye The 110 people who donated DNA samples for the Canadian Blood Services (CBS’s) One Match clinic at 4 Wing on September 15 may seem like a mildly impressive number. That is until you realize that CBS first came here in 2016 hoping for 10 donations. Since that first visit, CBS has collected 413 samples from Cold Lake military members and civilians. The samples are kept in a searchable database so that people fromRead More

Soldier On participants Sgt Andre Crocker (left) and Ron Allen had a great time at the 2017 Army Run with Maj Alana Cadieux.
Photo: Marathon Photos

Why we run the Army Run

September 26, 2017 at 9:00 am

Maj Alana Cadieux, AFTTC The Army Run, held annually in Ottawa, marked its tenth anniversary this year. Its original racing distances were 5 kilometres, 10 kilometres and a half-marathon. New challenges were introduced in 2016, including the Vimy Challenge (running the 5K and the 10K,) and the Commander’s Challenge (running the 5K and the half-marathon). There were many special guests at the run to celebrate the tenth anniversary as well as Canada’s 150th birthday andRead More

Join the 4 Wing Movie Club

Join the 4 Wing Movie Club

September 26, 2017 at 9:00 am

Tanya Ouellette-Wall If you’re looking for something to do where you can meet new people, watch a movie, or just love the smell of theatre popcorn, this club might be for you! No membership fee is required, the club is completely run on a volunteer basis, and you don’t need any experience! The Movie Club shows pre-release and classic movies ranging from kid to adult ratings 3 times a week: Wednesday and Friday from 7Read More