The Unwanted GuestMilitary family in need of service dog for childCold Lake Youth use courage, brains and heart in performanceSupport Our Troops presents seven scholarshipsMilitary Brat Competes in Miss Teenage Canada

The Unwanted Guest

In our Holiday 2015 Issue Amie Blanchette shared a poem she wrote regarding her dad's journey with post-traumatic stress disorder. By Aime Blanchette You want to know what I did today? Do YOU? I made a Father of three flip out on his young daughter when she asked him for help with her homework; then I made...
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Military family in need of service dog for child

Excited to be a new mom for the second time, Angela LaRoche was visiting her doctor for a routine checkup when the technician noticed something worrisome in the ultrasound. LaRoche recalls the room was soon flooded with technicians verifying the pictures. At twenty weeks, doctors informed Angela that they had noticed a curvature in the...
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Cold Lake Youth use courage, brains and heart in performance

It took a dash of courage, brains and heart for 30 kids and teens to put on a production of the Wizard of Oz after only one week of prep at the MFRC Youth Theatre Camp of Cold Lake. Held every year, the MFRC welcomes youth between the ages of ten and seventeen to improve their...
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Support Our Troops presents seven scholarships

This fall, seven lucky students will be the first recipients of the Support our Troops Scholarship delivered by Canadian Forces Morale and Welfare Services (CFMWS). Eligible to all dependents of currently serving members and veterans, the scholarships will be awarded annually. Students receiving a full-time scholarship will be allotted $10,000 over the course of a four-year...
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Military Brat Competes in Miss Teenage Canada

Military brat Dana Fraser is honoured to be representing the Shilo military community in the Miss Teenage Canada Pageant on August 9 in Toronto. "As a military child I have lived in Edmonton Alberta, a small town named Geary in New Brunswick, and I am currently living in Shilo Manitoba. I attribute my success, winning the...
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