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Help wanted! CAF needs recruiters

Help wanted! CAF needs recruiters

January 21, 2020 at 2:41 pm

National Defence Are you a passionate Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) member looking for a rewarding challenge? Here’s your chance to make a real difference this year and help others through this exciting opportunity! The Canadian Forces Recruiting Group (CFRG) is looking for dedicated and enthusiastic CAF members who reflect the changing face of Canada’s diverse workforce to serve in recruiting centres across the country. Here’s what we’re looking for: • Passionate CAF members who enjoyRead More

How much snow?

January 21, 2020 at 2:37 pm

From the Editor’s Desk Cliff Kenyon In my family there seems to be an ongoing disagreement on how to measure and describe the amount of snowfall. Sure. There are scientific ways to do this. The kind people at the 4 Wing Cold Lake’s Meteorological Office showed me how they do it. Much more scientific and more accurate than what I do. They have a cylindrical thing-a-ma-bob they use to collect the snow. As the snowRead More

Maj.-Gen. Alain Pelletier checks out a pellet rifle as Capt Bonnie-Jo Clark, Cadet Training Officer, gives him instructions before target shooting at Art Smith Aviation Academy. Watching are Division CWO Jean-Claude Parent (left) 4 Wing Cold Lake Commander Col Dave Moar and 4 Wing CWO Rémi Nault.
Photo: Cliff Kenyon

Cadets welcome RCAF brass

January 21, 2020 at 2:33 pm

Cliff Kenyon Maj.-Gen. Alain Pelletier was in Cold Lake last week for some important visits with 4 Wing’s Command Team as well as getting in touch with his roots – memories of his start in the Canadian Armed Forces. Maj.-Gen. Pelletier had lots of important tasks to perform during his three-day visit, just as you would expect for the Commander of 1 Canadian Air Division. He arrived in Cold Lake on Monday from his homeRead More