Canadian Troops return home to Canada from Afghanistan.

Michelle Macland and Private Jordan McDonald hugs at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. This one of the last returing batched of Canadian forces from their misson Attention in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Michelle Macland and Private Jordan McDonald hug at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. This one of the last returing batched of Canadian forces from their misson Attention in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Michelle Macland and Private Jordan McDonald kiss at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. This one of the last returing batched of Canadian forces from their misson Attention in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Michelle Macland and Private Jordan McDonald kiss at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. This one of the last returing batched of Canadian forces from their misson Attention in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Cpl. Anthony Jacques kisses his girlfriend, Catherine Berthiaume, from Montreal, Que., while Anthony's mum Lin and dad Daniel, looks on, at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. Around hundred Canadian troops returned from serving several months in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Cpl. Anthony Jacques kisses his girlfriend, Catherine Berthiaume, from Montreal, Que., while Anthony’s mum Lin and dad Daniel, looks on, at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. Around hundred Canadian troops returned from serving several months in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Cpl. Anthony Jacques hugs his mum, Lin and dad, Daniel Jacques from Montreal, Que., at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. Around hundred Canadian troops returned from serving several months in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Cpl. Anthony Jacques hugs his mum, Lin and dad, Daniel Jacques from Montreal, Que., at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. Around a hundred Canadian troops returned from serving several months in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Cpl. Anthony Jacques kisses his girlfriend, Catherine Berthiaume, from Montreal, Que., at the arriva gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. Around hundred Canadian troops returned from serving several months in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Cpl. Anthony Jacques kisses his girlfriend, Catherine Berthiaume, from Montreal, Que., at the arriva gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. Around a hundred Canadian troops returned from serving several months in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Captain Tracy Decker kisses her boyfriend Copral Cal MacIsaac at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. About hundered Canadian trooops returned home from Afghanistan, this is one of the last returing group of forces from Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Captain Tracy Decker kisses her boyfriend Cpl Cal MacIsaac at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. About a hundred Canadian troops returned home from Afghanistan, this is one of the last returning group of forces from Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Dylan Taylor, 6 years old, from Curtis, Ont., hugs her uncle Warrant Officer Adam Taylor at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. Around hundred Canadian tropps arrived back from Afghanistan, this is one of the last batched of troops returing home. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Dylan Taylor, 6 years old, from Curtis, Ont., hugs her uncle Warrant Officer Adam Taylor at the arrival gate at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. Around a hundred Canadian troops arrived back from Afghanistan, this is one of the last batched of troops returning home. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

MP Rick Norlock and Brigader-General J.B Simms shake hands with Canadian troops returing from Afghanistan on the tarmac at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. This is one of the last batched of returing troops from mission in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

MP Rick Norlock and Brigader-General J.B Simms shake hands with Canadian troops returing from Afghanistan on the tarmac at CFB Trenton in Trenton, Ont., on Thursday on Jan. 23, 2014. This is one of the last batched of returing troops from mission in Afghanistan. Lars Hagberg for the Globe and Mail

Photo gallery on Globe and Mail‘s website.

 

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Some of my pictures in papers across North America from the fire in Kingston, Ont.

Hamilton Spectator

Ottawa Citizen

Photo gallery in the Ottawa Citizen.

Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton Spectator

Regina Leader-Post

Regina Leader-Post

The Globe and Mail

The Globe and Mail

Photo gallery in the Globe and Mail.

The National Post

The National Post

Photo gallery in the National Post.

The Toronto Star

The Toronto Star

Photo gallery in the Toronto Star.

The vancouver Sun

The Vancouver Sun

Photo gallery in the Vancouver Sun.

Waterloo Region Record.

Waterloo Region Record.

Photo gallery in the Waterloo Record.

The Calgary Herald

The Calgary Herald

Photo gallery in the Calgary Herald. 

The Montreal Gazette

The Montreal Gazette

Other mentions on news sites.

Photo gallery on AP News, The Big Story.

Photo gallery on the CTV News.

Photo gallery on the CBC News. 

Photo gallery Canada.com

Photo gallery Yahoo! Canada

Kentucky.com

Daily News America.

MSN News. 

NBC News.

CNN.com

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Major fire in Kingston Ont., on December 17, 2013.

Rescue helicoopter from Squadron 424  CFB Trenton arrives at the fire in Kingston, Ont., on Tuesday on December 17, 2013. The rescue technician managed to rescue the crane operator at the end of the crane. The Canadian Press,Lars Hagberg.

Rescue helicoopter from Squadron 424 CFB Trenton arrives at the fire in Kingston, Ont., on Tuesday on December 17, 2013. The rescue technician managed to rescue the crane operator at the end of the crane. The Canadian Press,Lars Hagberg.

 

A rescue worker from a Canadian military helicopter retrieves a crane operator who was stranded atop a crane when fire broke out in an apartment building under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. The crane operator was taken to a waiting ambulance, and police say he was believed to have only minor injuries. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

A rescue worker from a Canadian military helicopter retrieves a crane operator who was stranded atop a crane when fire broke out in an apartment building under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. The crane operator was taken to a waiting ambulance, and police say he was believed to have only minor injuries. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

A firefighter surveys the scene of a major fire in an apartment building that was under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued a man who was trapped on top of a construction crane because of the massive fire.  The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

A firefighter surveys the scene of a major fire in an apartment building that was under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued a man who was trapped on top of a construction crane because of the massive fire. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg
Firefighters battle a major fire in an apartment building that was under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued a man who was trapped on top of a construction crane because of the massive fire. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

Firefighters battle a major fire in an apartment building that was under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued a man who was trapped on top of a construction crane because of the massive fire. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

A car burns during a major fire in an apartment building that was under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued a man who was trapped on top of a construction crane because of the massive fire. Fire crews also fear the fire could threaten a nearby gas station. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg.

A car burns during a major fire in an apartment building that was under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued a man who was trapped on top of a construction crane because of the massive fire. Fire crews also fear the fire could threaten a nearby gas station. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg.

Firefighters battle a major fire in an apartment building that was under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued a man who was trapped on top of a construction crane because of the massive fire. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

Firefighters battle a major fire in an apartment building that was under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued a man who was trapped on top of a construction crane because of the massive fire. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

A crane operator sits on top of crane after he was stuck there when fire broke out in an apartment building under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued the man, who was taken to a waiting ambulance. Police say he was believed to have only minor injuries. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

A crane operator sits on top of crane after he was stuck there when fire broke out in an apartment building under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. A Canadian military helicopter rescued the man, who was taken to a waiting ambulance. Police say he was believed to have only minor injuries. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

A rescue worker from a Canadian military helicopter retrieves a crane operator who was stranded atop a crane when fire broke out in an apartment building under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. The crane operator was taken to a waiting ambulance, and police say he was believed to have only minor injuries. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

A rescue worker from a Canadian military helicopter retrieves a crane operator who was stranded atop a crane when fire broke out in an apartment building under construction in downtown Kingston, Ontario, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013. The crane operator was taken to a waiting ambulance, and police say he was believed to have only minor injuries. The Canadian Press, Lars Hagberg

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