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Lt Kathryn Poudrier, left, and Legion Branch 211 President Todd Rorke place a wreath at the Remembrance Day ceremony.
Photo: Avr Caitlin Paterson, Wing Imaging

Cold Lake pauses to observe Remembrance Day

November 14, 2017 at 2:33 pm

Jeff Gaye Cold Lake and 4 Wing gathered together to remember Canada’s war dead and to honour her veterans on Saturday. The annual ceremony was held in the Cold Lake Energy Centre. 4 Wing personnel, Royal Canadian Legion members and cadets were on parade. At the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month, a bugler sounded The Last Post to signal the traditional two minutes of silence in honour of the fallen.Read More

Elizabeth Van Allen, ADM(IE). 
Photo: Cpl Mélani Girard

Assistant Deputy Minister (Infrastructure and Environment) visits Cold Lake

November 7, 2017 at 2:28 pm

Maj Lydia Evequoz, OC RP Ops Cold Lake Mrs. Elizabeth Van Allen, the newly appointed Assistant Deputy Minister Infrastructure and Environment [ADM(IE)] visited Cold Lake last week. The visit, her first as ADM(IE), was aimed at gaining an appreciation for the operations that take place in Cold Lake and to meet the local team, which includes Real Property Operations Cold Lake and the Canadian Forces Housing Agency. Mrs. Van Allen spent some time touring theRead More

Padre Willis

The thirteen Cs of spiritual resilience: Confusion

November 7, 2017 at 2:26 pm

Chaplain’s Corner Padre Christopher Willis Another “C” of spiritual resilience is confusion. One would think that confusion hampers our spiritual wellbeing, and it can. But the opposite is also true. When we avoid and hide from the perplexities of life we are ill prepared for when we face them. When we become bewildered by their reality our faith can easily erode and be lost. A faith that doesn’t engage with chaos lacks substance and soundness.Read More