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4 Wing Health Care Centre is in operation although the official opening in March was postponed due to the pandemic.
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4 Wing Health Care Centre opens

May 26, 2020 at 2:23 pm

Cliff Kenyon The untimely arrival of the pandemic couldn’t have been worse to cause trouble for the opening of the new 4 Wing Health Care Centre. But civilian staff and Canadian Armed Forces members at the new centre have proven they can overcome challenges presented by an unexpected foe. “Fortunately, we all work pretty well together,” said Capt. April Murphy, a former Medical Technician and now a Health Care Administrator at the centre. The pandemicRead More

Outdoor playground and fitness structures temporarily closed

April 28, 2020 at 11:16 am

April 21, 2020 – Cold Lake, AB – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces For public safety due to the COVID-19 pandemic, 4 Wing Cold Lake has temporarily closed all outdoor playground and fitness structures on the CFB Cold Lake Defence Establishment in an effort to curb the spread of the virus. In line with the City of Cold Lake’s municipal policy the areas temporarily closed are: 1) All outdoor playground and fitness structures; 2)Read More

Resolving conflict remains a priority: Part 1 of 3

Resolving conflict remains a priority: Part 1 of 3

April 7, 2020 at 2:36 pm

During this period of self-isolation and social distancing in responseto the coronavirus pandemic, it’s tempting to forget about workplace conflicts and concerns: as the expression goes, “out of sight, out of mind.” But this might be the ideal time to reflect on how to approach the problem when life returns to near-normal and once again members of the Defence Team interact more regularly – or how to proactively avoid new issues, while the risk ofRead More

Captain Adam Applebee approaches a Canadian Air Force CF-188 Hornet before flight, during Exercise Southern Push, at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California, on March 1, 2020.

Photo: Cpl Justin Roy, 4 Wing Imaging

Exercise Southern Push

April 7, 2020 at 2:10 pm
Photo: Jasmine Ouellette

Signs of Spring time at 4 Wing

March 31, 2020 at 4:16 pm
Photo:  LS Erica Seymour, 4 Wing Imaging

March 15: Message from the Wing Commander, COVID-19

March 15, 2020 at 3:54 pm

Defence Team and families of 4 Wing Cold Lake, Our CFB Cold Lake leadership teams have been working hard to develop and implement a novel coronavirus (COVID-19) contingency plan that prioritizes your continued health and welfare while ensuring that 4 Wing can continue our critical operations. The priorities of our plan include: ·         Reducing opportunities for the virus to spread amongst base personnel by using work-from-home arrangements, canceling group training and events, and using enhancedRead More