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Editorial: To the youth of Squamish

Editorial: To the youth of Squamish

'Many searchers who likely had nothing else in common, walked shoulder to shoulder, diligently checking in bushes and down roads for the young man, who some had never met.'
Don’t bet on party leaders losing their jobs any time soon, poll suggests

Don’t bet on party leaders losing their jobs any time soon, poll suggests

Challenges remain but Trudeau, O’Toole still enjoy support of crucial segments of the electorate.
Letter to the Editor: Everyone getting in a Whistler Blackcomb gondola should be fully vaccinated

Letter to the Editor: Everyone getting in a Whistler Blackcomb gondola should be fully vaccinated

'It is a simple matter of public safety'
Exit poll insights on 2021 election campaign winners and losers

Exit poll insights on 2021 election campaign winners and losers

Almost half of Canadian voters supported candidates they thought had the best chance of defeating a party they disliked
Opinion: How is local news doing?

Opinion: How is local news doing?

'While temporary help during the pandemic is critical and much appreciated, the underlying issues remain. The big online platforms (you know who they are), continue to sell advertising to national and local businesses without investing in local markets. They employ no one in our area, they don’t spend with our local companies, don’t pay taxes locally or in Canada, and don’t have any reporters.'
Opinion: New rule Squamish: no please, no thank you — no service

Opinion: New rule Squamish: no please, no thank you — no service

'Folks who are rude to those who serve them — especially right now when almost every business in Squamish is understaffed — are just awful people.'
Editorial: Don’t let Sept. 30 just be another day, Squamish

Editorial: Don’t let Sept. 30 just be another day, Squamish

Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Nation members will hold a downtown Truth and Reconciliation Commemoration Event.
Prolonged pandemic casts outsized shadow over Canadian politics

Prolonged pandemic casts outsized shadow over Canadian politics

Handling of COVID-19 has determined political fortunes of PM and premiers from coast to coast.
Howe Sound biosphere designation success depends on how it is marketed: Poll

Howe Sound biosphere designation success depends on how it is marketed: Poll

The Squamish Chief polled 223 readers and asked the question: Do you think Howe Sound being declared a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve will positively influence tourism in Squamish?
Opinion: Post-election road looks rockier for prime minister

Opinion: Post-election road looks rockier for prime minister