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4 Wing GSR, 417 combat support participate in first combined training exercise

4 Wing GSR, 417 combat support participate in first combined training exercise

It was the first time 4 Wing Ground Search and Rescue (GSR) and 417 Combat Support Squadron trained alongside each other in preparation for a casualty situation. On Thursday, Oct.
Jeremie Landry rising star of the RCMP

Jeremie Landry rising star of the RCMP

Cold Lake RCMP Staff Sgt. Jeremie Landry is making history. As one of the youngest members of the RCMP in Canada to reach his ranking of Staff Sergeant, Landry is a role model for not only RCMP members, but also the community. On Sept.

Cold Lake library sees a boost in patrons thanks to free memberships

Free memberships are to be credited for the increase in memberships seen by the Cold Lake Public Library. For the first time in Cold Lake, library membership fees were eliminated starting in 2016.

EDAC giving shoppers a say in what Cold Lake's missing

The Economic Development Advisory Committee (EDAC) wants to know which businesses or brands residents want to see in Cold Lake.

Points West Living staff rally as government forms Dispute Inquiry Board

On Thursday, Sept. 29, Points West Living staff, along with Alberta Union of Provincial Employees (AUPE), representatives hosted a rally after the Government of Alberta announced it would be stepping in for negotiations.
Taxi drivers voice concerns on new bylaw

Taxi drivers voice concerns on new bylaw

City of Cold Lake taxi operators and drivers have made some recommendations regarding a draft bylaw that would regulate the city's taxi industry. On Tuesday, Sept.
Proposed LCSD high school alters Energy Centre Master Plan

Proposed LCSD high school alters Energy Centre Master Plan

Lakeland Catholic School District (LCSD) enrolment is growing, and in order to accommodate the increasing number of students in their schools, they are proposing a new high school.
Walk and Wag to benefit humane society

Walk and Wag to benefit humane society

The CPO Charity Walk and Wag will be kicking off on Sunday. The annual fundraiser helps raise money for the Lakeland Humane Society (LHS), and is put on by the Community Peace Officers of Cold Lake.
New tech means better care for ill newborns

New tech means better care for ill newborns

Newborns and children at the Cold Lake Healthcare Centre are better connected with specialists, thanks to the installation of Telehealth units.
FCSS offers first human rights learning series

FCSS offers first human rights learning series

Cold Lake and District FCSS is aiming to make the Lakeland region a more inclusive community through their Welcoming and Inclusive Communities Human Rights Learning Series.