Post Tagged with: "Cold Lake"

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

Legion Branch 211 colour party at last year’s ceremony. 
Photo: Cpl Sophie Renaud, Wing Imaging

Cold Lake will gather on Saturday to remember Canada’s war dead

November 7, 2017 at 1:47 pm

Jeff Gaye 4 Wing will join forces with Cold Lake Branch 211 of the Royal Canadian Legion to present the annual Remembrance Day service in Cold Lake on Saturday. The service will begin at 10:30 am at the Energy Centre arena. 4 Wing members will form the parade contingent, with Legion members and cadets also on parade. Members of the public are encouraged to attend. “It’s important for Canadians to assemble together on November 11Read More

Members ask questions at the PSP booth.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

Cold Lake welcomes new military arrivals

September 12, 2017 at 4:38 pm

Jeff Gaye 4 Wing Commander Col Paul Doyle welcomed newly posted in members and their families to Cold Lake at the annual 4 Wing Welcome event last week. The day-long session introduced members to the 4 Wing command team, gave them an overview of the greater Cold Lake community and showed them the various resources on the base that can make their time here easier. Thomas Piche of Cold Lake First Nations gave the contextRead More

Ready to move in: the kitchen from one of the suites.
Photo: Jeff Gaye

New RHU apartments are available for rent

August 22, 2017 at 1:27 pm

Jeff Gaye The Canadian Forces Housing Agency (CFHA) unveiled its new apartment blocks at an open house last Friday. The three blocks have six two-bedroom apartments in each. They were built with funds from the Federal Infrastructure Investments Program (FIIP), which has upgraded nearly 1,800 CFHA housing units across Canada. “We’re very proud that we have another option for military members,” said Tania Locke, housing services manager for CFHA in Cold Lake. “This allows membersRead More