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This Week’s Movies

This Week’s Movies

December 12, 2017 at 3:05 pm

Jeff Gaye Wednesday, December 13, 7:00 pm: Office Christmas Party (2016) – A hard-partying executive tries to save his business by throwing an epic Christmas party to impress a big client. Things don’t go as planned. Rated R. Friday, December 15, 7:00 pm: Wayne’s World (1992) – A producer wants to make a network hit out of an amateurish community-TV program. Mike Myers parlayed their regular SNL sketch segment into a movie blockbuster, and reintroducedRead More

Hawks from 419 Squadron arrive in El Centro.
Photo: OS Erica Seymour, Wing Imaging

Ex Antler South generates fighter pilots for the RCAF

December 12, 2017 at 3:03 pm

2Lt Camille Dolphin Exercise Antler South, 419 Squadron’s current deployment to El Centro, California, is one step on the long journey to becoming an RCAF fighter pilot. Pilots in the RCAF go through many phases of flight training in the air and on the ground. The training is conducted all across Canada and the United States, ultimately preparing pilots to fly and fight in the CF-18 Hornet. Student pilots start with Primary Flying Training onRead More

The other side of the world

The other side of the world

December 12, 2017 at 3:00 pm

From the Editor’s Desk Jeff Gaye You’ve heard of “digging to China”– the idea that if you dig through the centre of the earth and out the other side, you will surface somewhere in the People’s Republic? It doesn’t quite work if you live in Cold Lake. A website called antipodesmap.com calculates your antipode, the spot where your imaginary tunnel will break through to daylight. I entered my location as Cold Lake, and the siteRead More