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Students deliver in their own words

Quest University sits high on a mountain perch overlooking the town of Squamish tucked away from the outside world.

Mystery businessman hosting GAS revealed

The "mystery businessman" reported last week as hosting a party in support of Garibaldi at Squamish (GAS) is Tim Horton's owner Wes Rafuse, according to Coun. Jeff McKenzie, who said he encouraged the businessman to hold the event.

Spirit pole gets local touch

Squamish residents young and old have made their mark on the Spirit Pole.

New Women's Centre opens its doors

A year-long struggle for a permanent home has ended in a bright, open, polished new space on Third Avenue for the Howe Sound Women's Centre Society.

Province paying doctors to stay

Two family physicians are committing to work in Squamish for three years after receiving funding from a provincial program designed to help communities cope with B.C.'s severe shortage of family doctors.

Dreams of wind energy deflated

The winds blowing through Squamish are not be the untapped energy resource they appeared to be four years ago. A report on wind speeds in the area deemed to be most suitable for a turbine, Alice Ridge, showed disappointing results.

Hefty tax increase gets nearly full approval

Laura Hendricklhendrick@squamishchief.comAll but one councillor stood firmly behind a sizable property tax increase on Tuesday (May 6) when it was given first three readings.

Council considers sub-dividing Garibaldi Estates

The spacious lots that characterize Garibaldi Estates could start shrinking. On Tuesday (May 6) council considered amendments to subdivide three lots in the area along Diamond Head Road and Read Crescent.

50-foot gorilla on the loose

A 50-foot gorilla is on the loose.

Squamish dismally rated in 'Best Places to Live' list

People may be willing to fork out top dollar for a home in Squamish, but not everyone views it as the ideal place to settle down.
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