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International Mud Day in Squamish_0

International Mud Day in Squamish

One with the earth, literally!  International Mud Day was Jun 27 at Valleycliffe Elementary. The students seemed to enjoy themselves.

From recruit to rookie: 11 new Squamish firefighters graduate_2

From recruit to rookie: 12 new Squamish firefighters graduate

The 2019 grads of the Squamish Fire Academy took their oaths on June 26. The 12 rookies were told "it's about to get real" by their superiors as they were congratulated for ...

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Sea to Sky Community Hospice celebrates grand opening

After years of effort by the Squamish Hospice Society and dozens of other volunteers, the Whistler Blackcomb Foundation Sea to Sky Community Hospice celebrated its official ...

Squamish Sikh Society's 14th Guru Ka Langar_9

Squamish Sikh Society's 14th Guru Ka Langar

The annual commemoration of the first Sikh martyr drew hundreds to Squamish on June 22, with a colourful downtown parade and free food for all.


Squamish Search and Rescue Awards Night, 2019

Squamish Search and Rescue held its annual awards night Friday at the Squamish Yacht Club and The Chief was there to capture the action. All photos by Keili Bartlett/The ...

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Squamish graduation 2019

And they are off. Parents, family and — of course — graduating students gathered at Brennan Park Recreation Centre for convocation Friday. Prom followed on Saturday at the CN...

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Squamish Nation blesses RCMP Canoe

The Squamish Nation hosted a blessing ceremony for a new RCMP canoe on June 14. Dubbed íńinyáx̱a7n-u1-1h, or Little Thunderbird, the vessel was blessed to provide safety to ...


Squamish climber summits Mount Everest

Squamish's Clayton Matthews was one of the climbers who made it to the top of the world and back during the first window of good weather, before crowds ascended and photos of...

District of Squamish Wastewater Plant tour, 2019_0

District of Squamish Wastewater Plant tour, 2019

The District of Squamish welcomed the public to tour the Wastewater Treatment Plant on Saturday, May 25. The annual event is to celebrate National Public Works Week. Public ...

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Squamish's Mayor for the Day 2019

Young Squamish students, Willow Paull and Hudson van Dyck, won the District of Squamish's Mayor and Deputy Mayor for the Day. On May 24, they took two friends to meet Mayor ...

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Students protest for the climate at Squamish muni hall

More than a dozen Sea to Sky Learning Connections students gathered at District of Squamish town hall on May 17 to protest climate change. They addressed Mayor Karen Elliott...

It's lit! Junior Fire Academy training in Squamish_0

It's lit! Junior Fire Academy training in Squamish

Eight students from Howe Sound Secondary went all-in for the two-day training at Squamish Fire's Junior Fire Academy. It's the fifth year the firefighters have hosted the ...

Squamish Axemen Youth Rugby Club hosts Lower Mainland Jamboree_1

Squamish Axemen Youth Rugby Club hosts Lower Mainland Jamboree

The Squamish Axemen Youth Rugby Club played host to close to 200 young rugby players, who enjoyed the fun under the sun Sunday, May 5, at the end of season Lower Mainland ...


Squamish's Cheakamus Centre turns 50

Children enjoy activities at the 50th Anniversary party for the Cheakamus Centre on Sunday. The Centre, which is owned by the North Vancouver School District, puts on a wide ...

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Hats off to Quest 2019 grads

Quest University marked its 9th graduation commencement on May 4, 2019.

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Living classroom takes root at Valleycliffe Elementary

Valleycliffe Elementary in Squamish unveiled its Indigenous Plant Trail on April 27 with more than 400 Indigenous plants, blessed by Squamish Nation elders.

Squamish Easter egg hunt, 2019_0

Squamish Easter egg hunt, 2019

There were plenty of smiles at the annual Squamish Firefighter's Association Easter egg hunt held at 10 a.m. sharp at Brennan Park on Sunday. Photos by David Buzzard/For ...

Squamish mountain biking with SORCA_4

Squamish Saturday mountain biking with SORCA

You know things are looking up weather-wise in Squamish when the Squamish Off-Road Cycling Association starts its super social events. Saturday was SORCA's Super Cinco ...

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Squamish students spruce up Smoke Bluffs

Squamish Elementary students helped clear sections of Smoke Bluffs as they learn about wildfires. John Harvey and Harry Young helped cut down trees as they develop climbing ...

Fire sweeps through downtown cannabis grow operation_0

Fire sweeps through downtown Squamish cannabis grow operation

Firefighters were dousing a blaze that swept through a marijuana grow operation in downtown Squamish. The flames engulfed the building on Monday morning. A plume of grey and ...

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