Writing

PUBLISHED: Squamish celebrates Women of Aviation Week

Free flights are being offered for girls and women who have never flown in a small aircraft before JAMES BLUMHAGEN / SQUAMISH CHIEF MARCH 9, 2017 12:34 PM Women of Aviation Worldwide Week takes place annually during the week of March 8, marking the anniversary date of the world’s...

PUBLISHED: Regional transit system discussed

BC Transit hosted a series of open houses on a proposed Sea to Sky regional transit system JAMES BLUMHAGEN / SQUAMISH CHIEF MARCH 8, 2017 11:50 AM   Squamish residents recently had a chance to voice their opinions about a proposed regional transit system connecting the Sea to Sky Corridor...

PUBLISHED: More than just a sport

Quest Kermodes season comes to an end as both teams were eliminated first round of provincials JAMES BLUMHAGEN / SQUAMISH CHIEF MARCH 8, 2017 11:21 AM   With one minute and 14 seconds left in the final quarter of the PACWest men’s quarter-finals the Kermode’s where down 82-71. The last...

PUBLISHED: Teachers back no-grade project

Some students in Squamish won’t receive letter grades next term JAMES BLUMHAGEN / SQUAMISH CHIEF MARCH 1, 2017 10:21 AM Teachers who are volunteering for a pilot project that will see some students in Squamish not receive letter grades are optimistic about the outcome.    Starting next academic term, grades will...

PUBLISHED: Scott’s Life Changing Work

Randy Scott, a Special Olympics BC head coach, gives athletes a trip of a lifetime JAMES BLUMHAGEN / SQUAMISH CHIEF FEBRUARY 22, 2017 11:19 AM Squamish’s Randy Scott, along with 108 special Olympics athletes and 35 volunteer staff and coaches will be in Austria from March 14 to 25...