Air Quality Advisory Remains in Effect

ryan The Ministry of Environment is maintaining the Air Quality Advisory that was issued Friday afternoon at 2 p.m. While air quality readings in Squamish are currently indicating low concern, fire suppression efforts today may temporarily affect this and result in deteriorating air quality.

Have You Been Healed ?

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Questions abound around alternative therapies, yet it’s a growing trade in town. Driven by hope and faith, people flock to therapists mindless of what science says. If it works, it’s science–even though science may yet not know.

Where Help Is an All Wheel-Drive


Terry Aldridge drives cancer patients to Vancouver and keeps them in good humour with his jokes.

A Squamish Trade that Stems From the Soul

Mama from our weaver group

Shannon Logan found the courage to mix love with business, and the result was a global women’s collective.

When the Grass is Greener


Bryan Raiser introduced us to people who got marijuana products from his controversial dispensary and benefited hugely.

The Many Avatars of Sukanto Tanoto


Squamish residents don’t seem to be convinced with Tanoto’s heroic image his company offers. Woodfibre LNG has come to acquire the scandalous aura his critics and detractors have found on him.

How the Alice and Edith Lakes Were Named


The naming of Alice and Edith lakes reveals how the early settlers’ pursuit of leisure was a precursor to what came to be known as the Outdoor Recreation Capital of Canada.

All You Need is a Pawsitive State of Mind


It’s been 25 years since the incident in Cabos San Lucas, but Egyed is still finding homes for dogs, now with much more dedication and organisational effort. In last July, she realised a lifelong dream of forming a non-profit called Pawsitive Animal Rescue.

A River Runs Through Him

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Three years ago, Pastor Darcy Reimer stood on the Squamish River dike, looked at the flowing river and asked God: “Do you have a role for me here? Should I be in Squamish?”