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Major Rhea MacLean reacts with pride and pleasure upon receiving the Kuwait Medal in recognition of her service as senior duty officer for the Operations Cell on Operation Impact.
Photo: Submitted

RCAF member deploys as gender advisor

February 27, 2018 at 7:00 am

Officer Cadet Kylie Penney While attending Staff College last year, Major Rhea MacLean took several classes on gender-based analysis, and completed an independent research paper on gender integration in the Canadian Armed Forces. That’s why, when nominations were being sought for a deployment to Latvia as the gender advisor on Operation Reassurance Roto 8, she quickly submitted her name. She was selected as the perfect fit for this unique role. As the gender advisor, MajorRead More

Members of the Canadian Close Protection Team dropped by the House of Flowers orphanage with backpacks and sports gear.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

Cold Lake MP participates in charity fundraising in Afghanistan

February 27, 2018 at 7:00 am

Jeff Gaye Cpl Martin Thibodeau of 11 MP Flight was part of a team that made important gifts to a girls’ school and an orphanage in Afghanistan. In fall of 2017, the 12 Canadian Armed Forces members on Operation Addenda Roto 7 Close Protection Team visited the Fatema-tul-Zahra Girls School and the House of Flowers Orphanage. Both places are run and supported by Canadian Women for Women in Afghanistan. Fatema-tul-Zahra Girls School supports over 300Read More

More Snow Fever 2018

More Snow Fever 2018

February 20, 2018 at 5:03 pm

Scenes from last weekend’s Snow Fever activities at Kinosoo Ridge, Cold Lake Marina and 4 Wing. All photos by Jeff Gaye