Canadian soldiers leave Edmonton for Latvia to play role in ‘deterrence mission’ for NATO

A group of soldiers left Edmonton International Airport on Wednesday to head to Latvia as part of Operation Reassurance, a NATO mission involving the Canadian Armed Forces. “Some people have said it’s a training mission but it’s not,” said Lt.-Col.…

Medals from fallen WWII soldier given to Calgary granddaughter after being found in Goodwill donations

Medals that were found in a donation pile at a Calgary Goodwill store have been returned to the fallen soldier’s family. Related News Last week, an employee was sorting through donations and found the medals and old family photographs in…

Fallen Second World War soldier’s medals donated to Goodwill store in Calgary

A Goodwill store in Calgary is trying to find relatives of a fallen Second World War soldier whose medals found their way into a donation pile. Manager Lorna Schnepf says an employee sorting donations came across the medals and old…

Alberta government calls on Ottawa to reverse military health funding change

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted October 9, 2019 5:30 pm Updated October 9, 2019 5:36 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Alberta Health Minister Tyler Shandro is calling on the…