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Two of the Missions took place in the MFRCS parking Lot.  The Fire Hall had their spiffy fire truck on hand, and participants had to draw out their home fire escape plan before receiving a clue. The MPs provided participants an opportunity to wear “impairment glasses” and try to perform a task.
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4 Wing MFRCS Welcome Race a success

September 22, 2020 at 12:17 pm

Judith Chance, MFRCS On Saturday, 19 September, 24 teams participated in the 4 Wing MFRCS’ Welcome Race Scavenger Hunt. Newly posted-in singles, couples, and families were invited to participate in a timed Scavenger Hunt that took them from landmarks on 4 Wing to local businesses who had signed up to hand out clues and gifts to other areas of interest in the community.The day started with participants receiving Welcome Gift Bags delivered directly to themRead More

COVID Alert App – Do your part, download it today!

COVID Alert App – Do your part, download it today!

September 22, 2020 at 12:14 pm

DND The recently launched COVID Alert app, developed and built by the Government of Canada and available for iOS and Android, is an additional public health preventive tool for Canadians to use to help limit the spread of COVID-19 and prevent future outbreaks, as well as protect themselves. As such, military and civilian members of the Defence Team, as well as their friends and families, are strongly encouraged to download and use the app onRead More

Wing Commander, Col Moar (far left) and members of 4 Wing Cold Lake salute while the playing of O’Canada, during the Battle of Britain Parade Ceremony, being held at the Fallen Airmen Memorial, 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alberta, on September 20, 2020.
Photo: Cpl Justin Roy, 4 Wing Imaging

“Never was so much owed by so many to so few” The Battle of Britain

September 22, 2020 at 12:08 pm

The Courier “Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few,” was part of a wartime speech given by the British Prime Minister Winston Churchill on 20 August 1940. Pilots who fought in the battle have been known as The Few ever since. It is for The Few that we take time to commemorate the Battle of Britain. September 20, 2020 marks the 80th anniversary of TheRead More