Oceanfront Key Election Plank for Doug Race

Doug Race Doug Race retired from the practice of law in 2008 and was elected to the Squamish council in the same year, and relected for a second term in 2011. He spoke to Gagandeep Ghuman about his decision to seek a third term for councillor, his confidence in the Oceanfront development, and his views on the LNG project.

The Glenn Campbell Mantra: Think Creatively

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In 1972, Campbell was reading the Calgary Herald and came across an article about a unique gallery that was being built in a town full of artists. The town was Brackendale. She remembers thinking: “That’s where I belong.”

Jason Hopes to be a Link Between Citizens and Bureaucracy

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He hopes to bring an emphasis on advocacy to the role of councillor, if elected. “I do whatever it takes to empower people and meet them where they are at.”

Housing Affordability, Fiscal Responsibility Key for Dosanjh

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Dosanjh would like to keep Squamish affordable for the next generation. He wants his daughters to be able to live in their hometown, if they choose.

Lower Taxes, Transit, Community Amenities Focus for Weys

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As election time comes close, another Squamisher is throwing his hat in the ring. In an interview with the Reporter, Rob Weys announced his candidacy for Squamish council in the upcoming local elections in November.

Ron Bahm to ‘See it to the End’

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Ron Bahm has a promise for Squamish voters: He is running again to be the mayor of Squamish and this time he won’t drop out.

Lions Club: Our First Service Club in Squamish

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Although several fraternal organizations were well established in the community, the Lions Club was the first ‘service club’. Its motto: “We Serve!”

Hop Farms Looks to the Future, with a Nod to the Past

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Growing hops for export to Europe was the first real industry established by the Squamish Valley settlers in the early 1890s. Now, more than a hundred years later, a young couple is tipping their hat to those pioneer entrepreneurs by naming their company after the largest operations of that time.

Heintzman Launches Mayoral Campaign

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Mayoral candidate Patricia Heintzman launched her campaign for the town’s top seat at a community meet and greet at the Brackendale Art Gallery on October 16. More than 80 people attended the campaign launch.