Claire Palmer

Krystle Dos Santos blends together jazz, soul, Motown, and other upbeat music styles with her performance that she’ll be bringing to Golden to start off August. (Krystle Dos Santos photo)

Krystle Dos Santos hopes to bring people together at Summer Kicks on Aug. 4

With a smooth voice and a love of live performing, Dos Santos is hoping to bring people together

Krystle Dos Santos blends together jazz, soul, Motown, and other upbeat music styles with her performance that she’ll be bringing to Golden to start off August. (Krystle Dos Santos photo)

Vital Pulse launches third and final survey

The survey is available online and will inform community needs

The Blackwater Ridge Fire. (BC Wildfire Service photo)
The Blackwater Ridge Fire. (BC Wildfire Service photo)

Marian Lake fire under control; Blackwaterr Ridge fire being held in Golden area

Two other fires still burn out of control, according to BC Wildfire dashboard

The Blackwater Ridge Fire. (BC Wildfire Service photo)
The Blackwater Ridge Fire. (BC Wildfire Service photo)
Kat, Siyam and pilot Brent Bidson in front of Bidson’s Cessna that took the trio to Golden and Kelowna and back in one day for Siyam’s treatment. (Photo submitted)

Angel Flights has inaugural Golden flight

Kat and Siyam are the first to fly out of Golden using Angel Flights

Kat, Siyam and pilot Brent Bidson in front of Bidson’s Cessna that took the trio to Golden and Kelowna and back in one day for Siyam’s treatment. (Photo submitted)
Smoky skies obscure the mountains downtown Golden as wildfires rage across the province. (Claire Palmer photo)

Golden cracks top 10 for worst air quality in Canada

Golden sits at number eight today

Smoky skies obscure the mountains downtown Golden as wildfires rage across the province. (Claire Palmer photo)
Shred Kelly made a triumphant return to Golden, getting people up and off their feet for the first time in over a year as the Summer Kicks outdoor concert series continues. Up next week is Krystle Dos Santos on August 4. (Kicking Horse Culture photo)

POLL: Have you been attending the Summer Kicks performances?

Let us know in this week’s poll!

Shred Kelly made a triumphant return to Golden, getting people up and off their feet for the first time in over a year as the Summer Kicks outdoor concert series continues. Up next week is Krystle Dos Santos on August 4. (Kicking Horse Culture photo)
BC CDC

No new cases of COVID-19 in Golden

Unvaccinated people experience a higher infection rate compared with vaccinated people, says BC CDC

BC CDC
Golden local Cody Wharton cracked the top 10 in the u17 Sport Men category. (Clint Trahan photo)

Golden locals clean up at National Downhill championships

Several Golden locals had strong showings at the Canadian National Downhill championships

Golden local Cody Wharton cracked the top 10 in the u17 Sport Men category. (Clint Trahan photo)
Harpdog Brown, a blues musician from Edmonton, will make a stop in Golden as a part of the Summer Kicks series. (Harpdog Brown photo)

Harpdog Brown glad to be back on stage

Harpdog will be performing at Summer Kicks this Wednesday at 7

Harpdog Brown, a blues musician from Edmonton, will make a stop in Golden as a part of the Summer Kicks series. (Harpdog Brown photo)
The ‘Alertable’ app transmites emergency notifications affecting a specified area. (File photo)

CSRD launches new emergency alert system in Golden and Area A

It is important residents have access to trusted, timely and accurate information, says CSRD

The ‘Alertable’ app transmites emergency notifications affecting a specified area. (File photo)
Flames attack the hillside in Bonney Lake on Sept. 8, 2020. (East Pierce Fire & Rescue photo)
Flames attack the hillside in Bonney Lake on Sept. 8, 2020. (East Pierce Fire & Rescue photo)
There’s a new fire in the Donald area, adding to the Carrol Creek fire and the Blackwater Ridge fire. (BC Wildfire Dashboard)

New fire reported along Blackwater FSR north of Golden

It’s a new, seperate fire from the Blackwater Ridge fire, which is now being held.

There’s a new fire in the Donald area, adding to the Carrol Creek fire and the Blackwater Ridge fire. (BC Wildfire Dashboard)
The Blackwater Ridge Fire. (BC Wildfire Service photo)

Blackwater Ridge fire north of Golden ‘being held’

The blaze is no longer classified as out of control and is being held at 100 hectares

The Blackwater Ridge Fire. (BC Wildfire Service photo)
Shred Kelly will be back in Golden for the first time in almost a year. (@MKuhnPhoto)

Shred Kelly takes on Summer Kicks

The local fan favourite will be hitting the stage tonight at 7

Shred Kelly will be back in Golden for the first time in almost a year. (@MKuhnPhoto)
The BC Wildfire Dashboard is reporting a new fire in the Parson area. (BC Wildfire Dashboard photo)

New fire discovered south of Golden

The fire, located approximately 45 km south of Golden, is currently 1.1 hectares in size

The BC Wildfire Dashboard is reporting a new fire in the Parson area. (BC Wildfire Dashboard photo)
The Mt Hunter Wildfire was reported on July 20. (BC Wildfire Service photo)

Crews working to contain Mt. Hunter fire east of Golden

Significant helicopter bucketing took place to contain the fire at 4 hectares

The Mt Hunter Wildfire was reported on July 20. (BC Wildfire Service photo)
BC CDC map showing the geographic distribution of cases in the province.

Two new cases of COVID in Golden

Golden has 82% vaccine coverage for those with the first dose

BC CDC map showing the geographic distribution of cases in the province.
A smoky skies bulletin has been in place for a week now in Golden as wildfires continue to rage across the province. Two wildfires just north of Golden at Blackwater Ridge and Carrol Creek continue to burn out of control. (Claire Palmer photo)

Smoky Skies bulletin remains in place

Wildfire smoke continues to impact Golden and area

A smoky skies bulletin has been in place for a week now in Golden as wildfires continue to rage across the province. Two wildfires just north of Golden at Blackwater Ridge and Carrol Creek continue to burn out of control. (Claire Palmer photo)
New fire just east of Golden reported on the BC Wildfire dashboard.

New fire reported just east of Golden

The approximate location is the Wiedenman Creek area

New fire just east of Golden reported on the BC Wildfire dashboard.
Closures to the canyon have been announced for the month of August. (Government of BC photo)

August closures announced for Hwy 1 east of Golden

The highway will be completley open for long weekend travel

Closures to the canyon have been announced for the month of August. (Government of BC photo)