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Whistler’s First Nation Heritage

September 20, 2020

legendswhistler.com – A traditional First Nations ceremony. Photo – Mike Crane Long before the first skiers came to Whistler, this area made up the land of the Squamish and Lil’wat First Nations. These two peoples have ex…

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Winter Snow Forecast For 2020 – 2021 | Ski Resorts

unofficialnetworks.com – Meteorologist Chris Tomer has put together these great charts showing which ski resorts are forecasted to have a big winter thanks to La Niña conditions. From Chris Tomer: La Niña has officially arri…

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WholesomeRadio – Subversive Sounds for Freaks of All Ages. – Wholesome

wholso.me – Today at the Soul Station, I present the Isley Brothers’ Brother, Brother, Brother and 3+3 albums. I think these are two of their very best albums. Brother was the final studio release in their T-Nec…

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Profits before patients? The corporate push into B.C.’s primary care system

piquenewsmagazine.com – Anita Dickson recently saw the kind of primary health care one corporate provider is delivering in British Columbia. And it scared her. Dickson is president of the Licensed Practical Nurses Associati…

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It’s spider season: ‘We should just let them live and go about their business’

timescolonist.com – There’s a saying among arachnologists that you’re never more than five feet from a spider. That’s especially true in British Columbia, where there are nearly 900 documented species of spiders — and l…

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Fishing In Whistler: Your Guide for All Seasons

lodgingovations.com – Whistler is a destination for all sorts of activities, not just skiing and mountain biking. Our summers are filled with long days of golf and hiking and in winter we skate, sled and snowshoe when we’…

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Emaciated grizzly found dead on central B.C. coast as low salmon count sparks concern

piquenewsmagazine.com – An emaciated grizzly was found dead yesterday on the B.C. Central Coast yesterday, sparking concern over the rest of the bear population and its food supply. The bear was found at Smith Inlet, about …

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Hauling camera equipment up Goat Mountain in 1926

piquenewsmagazine.com – North Vancouver photographer Jack Wardlaw (right) using an eight-millimetre movie camera and Nels Stromgren (left) using an 8×10 view camera are seen in this striking photo on Goat Mountain from Sept…

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The 4-1-1 on bullying

piquenewsmagazine.com – It happened when I wasn’t even at school. I went home for lunch and returned to whispers, jeering, and laughter. “Scab.” Several of the boys pointed at me. “Brigitte’s got a scab.” Confused, I checke…

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Catching up with Second Chance Cheekye Ranch

squamishchief.com – While recent national headlines have been filled with the likes of Canadian singer-songwriter Jann Arden protesting at Calgary International Airport over the export of Canadian horses for slaughter, …

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FYidoctors

September 13, 2020

fyidoctors.com – Meet Dr. Shea Colpitts, the lead Optometrist at FYidoctors Whistler, located in the heart of a world class ski resort and beautiful coastal mountains. She has a passion for optometry and traveling ar…

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Air Quality Health Index – BC Air Quality – Province of British Columbia

env.gov.bc.ca – Find the current and forecast Air Quality Health Index (AQHI) values to help you understand what the air quality around you means to your health. *Click on the station link to view special note. AQHI…

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Whistler Writers Festival: Five Little Indians

piquenewsmagazine.com – FIVE LITTLE INDIANS follows the lives of five young adults as they grapple with life after “Indian School” in the 1960s. From their prison-like residential school on Vancouver Island, they are turfed…

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Reeling in relaxation

piquenewsmagazine.com – There are a lot of reasons right now to be worried, depressed, in denial, angry, suicidal, homicidal and just downright cantankerous. Summer, such as it was, is coming to an end. School, more fraught…

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Olympic hopefuls boost Pemberton skate camp

piquenewsmagazine.com – Watching the Olympics is an origin story staple for countless young athletes. But having this year’s Summer Games bumped back a year could actually prove to be a catalyst for several local youngsters.

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