May 11, 2021

On May 17, let's all be allies for diversity and inclusion.
Ottawa - The International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHTB) is a global commemoration celebrated on May 17. "One of the highlights of this important day is the formalization of the Defence Team Pride Network (DTPN) in Canada and abroad," said Rear Admiral Luc Cassivi, DTPN National Champion.

May 6, 2021

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Understand Your Emotions, Understand Yourself
Emotions play a huge role in our lives, our actions and our relationships. Yet, most of us know surprisingly little about what they are, how we experience them and why we have them in the first place. Some psychologists might say we’re low on “emotional literacy.”

4 CDSG Command Message
GARRISON PETAWAWA - 4th Canadian Division Support Group Petawawa can confirm that a small number of positive COVID-19 cases have been identified at Garrison Petawawa.

Vote for your favourite youth reporter story
Support the next generation of writers. Vote for your favourite youth reporter story between now and May 31st and you can set one young person up with a grand prize package, including a $2,500 scholarship.

Town of Petawawa launches Community Improvement Plan (CIP) Survey
PETAWAWA – The Town of Petawawa has started the process of developing a Community Improvement Plan (CIP). The Town has retained WSP, a consulting firm, to assist on this exciting project.

The Winged Wheel Patch - Dispatch Rider Training
Seven Signallers of 2 Canadian Mechanized Brigade Group Headquarters and Signal Squadron (2 CMBG HQ & Sig Sqn) received their Dispatch Rider (DR) Qualification on 12 March 2021, at Garrison Petawawa.

National Defence Fire Service Garrison Petawawa Fire Safety Bulletin: Outdoor Fires
GARRISON PETAWAWA - There is a Garrison Policy for “No Outdoor Fires” within the Residential Housing areas of the North and South townsites. This includes all fire pits (homemade or store bought), wood, propane or natural gas fuelled, and accent (Tiki) torches.

3 RCR Warriors Supporting Operations in the Caribbean
From February to March 2021 the 3rd Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment (3 RCR) deployed an eight person section to the Operational Support Hub – Latin America and the Caribbean (OSH–LAC) in Jamaica with the task of providing camp security for essential personnel and equipment.

Connection at the heart (and name) of former Family Sponsor Program
Supporting RCAF families has never been more important than it is now, especially in light of the latest retention survey results that showed the impact of the military lifestyle on spouses and partners as a leading factor in many members’ decision to release early.

PMC COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic seeks more team members for specialized roles
PEMBROKE – The Pembroke Regional Hospital is hoping to expand its COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic Team with the recruitment of additional regulated health care professionals to vaccinate, pre-load syringes and fill the onsite role of Pharmacy lead, a minimum of one eight-hour shift every two weeks.

Catholic Women’s League News
On behalf of the Petawawa Catholic Women’s League, may I wish our members and their families a very Happy Mother’s Day 2021.

Pembroke Regional Hospital Foundation’s new SPRING LOTTO launched
PEMBROKE - The Pembroke Regional Hospital Foundation’s SPRING LOTTO for Local Cancer Care launched Tuesday and tickets will be available online only at

Renfrew County’s 2022 Ontario Winter Games committee selected
PEMBROKE - When a call for volunteers was made in February, the County of Renfrew was overwhelmed by the positive response.

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