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Puppies stranded on cliff in B.C. find ‘forever’ homes with rescue-crew members

November 5, 2018

The two pups spent fours days stranded

Two St. Bernard-cross puppies that spent four days on a cliff in a rural area of British Columbia’s Fraser Valley have landed what the local SPCA branch manager said are their best possible forever homes. Krista Shaw of the Mission SPCA said two of the search-and-rescue crew members who found the 16-week-old dogs on the side of the cliff have been selected to adopt them.…


Celebration? – Tanka, a poem by Goff James

November 4, 2018

goffjamesart.wordpress.com – © James Abbot McNeill Whistler, Nocturne in Black and Gold, The Falling Rocket,1875 https://www.wga.hu/html_m/w/whistler/nocturn1.html Thank you for sharing your time with me. Click here to view more…


Get advice on how to find Jobs in Whistler | Moving2Canada

moving2canada.com – Welcome to our guide on finding jobs in Whistler. With these tips, you’ll maximize your chances of not just finding a job, but finding the job you want. But before we dive in, a word of advice . . . …


CDL sells 150 units at launch of Whistler Grand condominium in West Coast

thenewsus.com – SINGAPORE – Whistler Grand apartment suite in West Coast got off to a flying begin on the main day of its business dispatch Exactly 150 of 240 units propelled yesterday – out of 716 units altogether…


Travel Channel United Kingdom

travelchannel.co.uk – Must-Know Tips for Your Next Illinois Adventure Create your dream trip with the best food in state, road trips and #nofilter-worthy landmarks. Brought to you by Enjoy Illinois. Quiz: Can You Identify…

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AdventureSmart

adventuresmart.ca – In the winter, there are countless trails and endless wilderness for snowshoe enthusiasts. Whether you’re out for a casual hike in the woods, an overnight backpack trip, or an alpine climb, Canada’s …

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5 Expensive Design Mistakes People Make in the Kitchen

thekitchn.com – When taking on a home improvement project as major, time-consuming, and expensive (!!!) as designing a new kitchen, the last thing that you want to do is make a few choices now that you end up regret…


EDO Tech Direct HardWire Power Cord Kit for Whistler Radar Laser Detector

gpscar.info – EDO Tech Direct HardWire Power Cord Kit for Whistler Radar Laser Detector – This is an outstanding product. When you find a recommended product for radar detector reviews, this EDO Tech Direct HardWi…

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B.C. allows gender X on ID for people who don’t identify as male or female

People who consider themselves neither male nor female now have the right to use an X to designate their gender on British Columbia-issued identification including a driver’s licence, birth certificate, identity card and BC Services card. The ministries of Health, Attorney General and Citizens Services say they have worked together on changes to government documents as a way to respect issues of gender identity.…


Whistler dedicates new sports field to late Councillor Andrée Janyk

The Andrée Vajda Janyk Sports Field in Cheakamus will open to the public in spring 2019

After winning Whistler Citizen of the Year in 2010, late Councillor Andrée Janyk spoke to Pique about the joy she took in helping grow youth sports in Whistler. “One of my favourite things was starting the soccer club and giving the kids in this town a chance to play a great game,” she said at the time.…


Jepsen honoured again

Sports briefs: Rheeder tops Red Bull Rampage; Grenier takes 11th

Mollie Jepsen’s incredible 2018 continues to chug forth. The 18-year-old Whistler Mountain Ski Club alumnus medalled in four of her five events at the 2018 Winter Paralympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea in February, winning a gold in the super combined to go along with a silver and two bronzes.…


Case of the Mondays launch new EP, Garden Party series

Monthly Function Junction warehouse parties set to kick off on Nov. 28.

If you missed out on Case of the Mondays’ Halloween Party hosted in a Function Junction warehouse, fear not. That blowout was just the start of something new.…


Mountain News: More moose and fewer willows. Any connection?

November 3, 2018

GRAND LAKE, Colo. – Moose have become commonplace in Rocky Mountain National Park, which should be no real surprise. Some 24 were released not far away, in North Park, in 1978.…


Trudeau attends West Vancouver fundraiser

November 2, 2018

Protesters from My Sea to Sky group greeted the Prime Minister at the Gleneagles Golf Club

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in West Vancouver Thursday evening to attend a $1,500-a-plate Liberal party fundraiser at the Gleneagles Golf Club on Marine Drive. Supporters paid between $750 and $1500 a plate to attend the political fundraiser, according to information from the Liberals.…


Election brings new faces to SLRD

SLRD briefs: Geohazard monitoring; Wildfire communications

With the election in the rearview mirror, the board of the Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) is set to move forward with some new faces around the table. “It’s a big loss to the region and to the board that (outgoing Squamish Mayor) Patty Heintzman has decided to step aside from local government,” SLRD chair Jack Crompton said.…


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