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STARS Horizons

Starshorizons.ca is the new home for Horizons newsletter, as well as other STARS stories we are proud to share with you. Click the banner above to view our most recent stories of adversity, triumph and perseverance. A hard copy of Horizons is still published twice a year to share the STARS mission with more than 20,000 donors and friends. 

If you wish to receive a hard copy of STARS Horizons, please contact newsletter@stars.ca to be added to our mailing list.

Previous copies of Horizons are still available below in PDF format.

Starshorizons.ca is the new home for Horizons newsletter, as well as other STARS stories we are proud to share with you. Click the banner above to view our most recent stories of adversity, triumph and perseverance. A hard copy of Horizons is still published three times a year to share the STARS mission with more than 15,000 donors and friends. 

If you wish to receive a hard copy of STARS Horizons, please contact newsletter@stars.ca to be added to our mailing list.

Previous copies of Horizons are still available below in PDF format.

Starshorizons.ca is the new home for Horizons newsletter, as well as other STARS stories we are proud to share with you. Click the banner above to view our most recent stories of adversity, triumph and perseverance. A hard copy of Horizons is still published twice a year to share the STARS mission with more than 50,000 donors and friends. 

If you wish to receive a hard copy of STARS Horizons, please contact newsletter@stars.ca to be added to our mailing list.

Previous copies of Horizons are still available below in PDF format.

STARS Horizons - 30th anniversary edition

STARS Horizons - 30th anniversary edition

  • STARS' Founders: How we got off the ground
  • Partners: We couldn't help patients without your support
  • Patients First: Meet some of our youngest VIPs
STARS Horizons - Summer 2015 [MB]

STARS Horizons - Summer 2015 [Manitoba edition]

  • Meet one of our Manitoba board members
  • Young mother grateful for STARS
  • Find out if we visited your community last year
STARS Horizons - Spring 2015 [SK]

STARS Horizons - Spring 2015 [Saskatchewan edition]

  • One vision, one helicopter, one patient
  • Meet the couple who donated $250,000
  • Very Important Patient John Froese tells his story
  • How an antique car collection is helping STARS
STARS Horizons - Spring 2015 [AB]

STARS Horizons - Spring 2015 [Alberta edition]

  • One vision, one helicopter, one patient
  • What would you do if you won the STARS Lottery?
  • Found out how ATB Financial banker Dave Mowat helps STARS
  • Meet Very Important Patient Jayden Clearihue
STARS Horizons - Spring 2015 [MB]

STARS Horizons - Spring 2015 [Manitoba edition]

  • Manitoba missions on the rise
  • Agriculture deaths in Manitoba
  • Meet Very Important Patients Lorne Smyth and Mel Moyse
  • Snowmobile safety
STARS Horizons - Fall 2014 [SK]

STARS Horizons - Fall 2014 [Saskatchewan edition]

  • Health on wheels
  • Would you quit your job if you won the STARS Lottery?
  • Saskatoon's AW139 takes to the skies
  • Financial highlights for 2013-14
STARS Horizons - Fall 2014 [MB]

STARS Horizons - Fall 2014 [Manitoba edition]

  • Health on wheels
  • STARS' financial picture is very positive
  • Meet Very Important Patient Jason Guenther
  • Emergency responders debrief a mission
STARS Horizons - Fall 2014 [AB]

STARS Horizons - Fall 2014 [Alberta edition]

  • Health on wheels
  • What parts do we store in our engineering warehouse?
  • See how we are doing: Financial highlights 2013-14
  • Horsing around
STARS Horizons - Spring 2014 [SK]

STARS Horizons - Spring 2014 [Saskatchewan edition]

  • Video technology helps guide the way
  • Meet some of the STARS transport physicians
  • Caring for one of our own
  • Find out how many times we picked up a patient in your community
  • Reviewing missions is more than just dotting I's and crossing T's
STARS Horizons - Spring 2014 [AB]

STARS Horizons - Spring 2014 [Alberta edition]

  • Video technology helps guide the way
  • Meet some of the STARS transport physicians
  • Caring for one of our own
  • Find out how many times we picked up a patient in your community
  • Reviewing missions is more than just dotting I's and crossing T's
STARS Horizons - Fall 2013 [SK]

STARS Horizons - Fall 2013 [Saskatchewan edition]

  • Blood: It's in the helicopter to give
  • Meet some of your STARS Saskatchewan team
  • Emergency responders debrief a mission
  • Weather radar a crucial tool for pilots
  • Feature VIP: Garfield Beaudry
STARS Horizons - Fall 2013 [AB]

STARS Horizons - Fall 2013 [Alberta edition]

  • Our response to the Alberta flooding
  • STARS first in Canada to carry blood onboard
  • VIP profile on Krista Dryden
  • Weather radar a crucial tool for pilots
  • Staff profile on pilot Karla Slaney
STARS Horizons - Summer 2013 [Manitoba edition]

STARS Horizons - Summer 2013 [Manitoba edition]

  • From one vision, more than 500 missions
  • Transport physicians bring expertise to the sky
  • Patient story: Shirley Richards
  • Night vision goggles
  • Meet some of your STARS team in Manitoba
STARS Horizons - Summer 2013 [SK]

STARS Horizons - Summer 2013 [Saskatchewan edition]

  • Two bases, 24 hours a day, seven days a week
  • Meet some of the STARS Saskatchewan team
  • One paramedic's busy day
  • Patient Ramona Down visits with her crew
  • Stan prepares medical crews for real-life scenarios
STARS Horizons - Spring 2013 [Alberta edition]

STARS Horizons - Spring 2013 [Alberta edition]

  • Faster, further and more spacious: AgustaWestland helicopter joins the STARS fleet
  • Anatomy of the AW139
  • Gala makes history
  • Founder Dr. Greg Powell earns international recognition
  • No two shifts are alike for flight nurses
STARS Horizons - Fall/Winter 2012

STARS Horizons - Fall/Winter 2012 [Alberta edition]

  • STARS responses on the rise
  • Night vision goggles
  • Patient story: Adrian Corfe
  • Building STARS in Manitoba and Saskatchewan
  • Ten weeks to take-off
STARS Horizons - Fall/Winter 2012 [SK]

STARS Horizons - Fall/Winter 2012 [Saskatchewan edition]

  • STARS lands in Saskatchewan
  • Meet the STARS team
  • Patient story: Austin Kreutzwieser
  • Night vision goggles
  • An "incredibly powerful" orientation for medical director
STARS Horizons - Spring/Summer 2012

STARS Horizons - Spring/Summer 2012

  • STARS air medical team receives international award
  • STARS utilizes latest in technology for patient care
  • Patient story: Stu Wilson
  • A day in the life of a STARS engineer
  • 2011 record of missions