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Day 1 – Not the only enemy

March 8, 2012

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I’m in the Northwest Territories, wearing Canadian Forces gear and slinging my camera like the soldiers have their rifles. Take pictures, find stories, survive – that’s my mantra. I’m not a soldier, I’m a journalist. I’m calling this day one, even though I spent most of yesterday with the troops in Winnipeg, arriving midnight at […]

On the Road

March 4, 2012

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For ten days, I was embedded with the men and women of the Arctic Response Company Group (ARCG) for Exercise ARCTIC RAM. Our mission for this training operation was to ride 300 km north of Yellowknife, Northwest Territories on snowmobiles to relieve other Canadian Forces troops of their position in the town of Gameti. A […]