Darryl Crane

Jacquie Goldie has been very involved in Golden since moving to town in 1971.

Golden Moments: Finding a perfect place to be in Golden

Goldie was one of 11 children who lived together with their parents who worked very hard to support their family.

Jacquie Goldie has been very involved in Golden since moving to town in 1971.

As the curtain closes

What can I say Golden other than it has been a blast.

Golden trail

Many people who come into the downtown area of Golden for the first time seem to be surprised at how nice it actually is.

Riders will takes to the streets in and around Golden at the Kicking Horse Cup.

Rolling into a fun weekend at the Kicking Horse Cup


The international Kicking Horse Cup, with three road races in one weekend, will take place on July 27 and 28.

Riders will takes to the streets in and around Golden at the Kicking Horse Cup.
July 20 was a great day for Alpine Rafting as 225 people went for a wild ride with the company.

Record numbers take to the Kicking Horse with Alpine Rafting

The summer is turning around in a big way for Alpine Rafting who recently saw their biggest day ever.

July 20 was a great day for Alpine Rafting as 225 people went for a wild ride with the company.
(From left) Cari Wilson

Dog from Golden found in Calgary shopping mall parking lot

A local dog took an unexpected trip to Calgary but luckily was returned to its owners.

(From left) Cari Wilson

Tough choices

Making everyone in a town or city happy will never happen.

Pictured is a painting stolen from Jita’s Cafe in Golden. Artist Joni Young hopes that whoever took the piece will return it to her at some point in the future.

Golden art theft leaves empty space

Well known Golden artists, Joni Young, had one of her paintings stolen right off the wall of Jita's Cafe where the pieces were on display.

Pictured is a painting stolen from Jita’s Cafe in Golden. Artist Joni Young hopes that whoever took the piece will return it to her at some point in the future.

Golden MLA has concerns over smart meter request

Norm Macdonald worries that Minister Bennett's suggestion of smart meter "opt out" could be too costly if not done properly.

Lifeguards and students get prepared to take one three-hour Fast Track to Bronze course at the Golden Municipal Swimming pool.

Swimming to get on the fast track at the Golden Pool

The Golden Municipal Swimming Pool have developed a program that will help young swimmers begin the journey to become lifeguards.

Lifeguards and students get prepared to take one three-hour Fast Track to Bronze course at the Golden Municipal Swimming pool.
Pictured above are David Higginson

Hig & Son automotive shop opens in Habart

After nearly 20 years as a mechanic, David Higginson has opened up his own auto repair shop in Habart called Hig & Son Automotive Repair.

Pictured above are David Higginson
Tika was released back into the wild by conservation officers and staff from the Northern Lights Wildlife Society.

A happy homecoming for Tika the grizzly bear

Grizzly bear cub Tika has returned to the Golden area after his rehabilitation at Northern Lights Wildlife Society in Smithers.

Tika was released back into the wild by conservation officers and staff from the Northern Lights Wildlife Society.
Ray Tress has spent a lifetime collecting things that he loves and has turned his passion into a museum for the ages in Nicholson.

Every piece has a story at Ray’s Museum in Nicholson

A lifetime of collecting led Ray Tress to make the decision to open his own museum in Nicholson 20 years ago.

Ray Tress has spent a lifetime collecting things that he loves and has turned his passion into a museum for the ages in Nicholson.
Florence Muir has seen Golden grow over her 47 years in the area.

Golden Moments: The many changes to the landscape in Golden

Florence Muir came to the Golden area from Saskatchewan in 1966.

Florence Muir has seen Golden grow over her 47 years in the area.

Talk on the town

As summer truly kicks off there are many things that seem to be on the minds of residents in Golden.

Pictured above is the owner of Derailed Sports

Hard work pays off as Golden trails rise in popularity

As the weather continues to warm up, more bicycle enthusiasts are coming to Golden to ride the trails.

Pictured above is the owner of Derailed Sports

Here’s to the future

Graduation from high school is one of those rare moments in life where many people come together to look at the past.

Pictured above are Town of Golden recreation manager Jordan Petrovics and BC PAD Champion for Golden Carmen Oszust.

Golden Rec Plex receiving life saving equipment

The Heart and Stroke Foundation (HSF) has donated an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) which will be placed in the Mount 7 Rec Plex.

Pictured above are Town of Golden recreation manager Jordan Petrovics and BC PAD Champion for Golden Carmen Oszust.
Davene Dunn has worked hard throughout her life and now passes on her past to new generation.

Golden Moments: Taking a voyage back to another place and time

Davene Dunn was the oldest of five children who took the long road to finding her home in Golden.

Davene Dunn has worked hard throughout her life and now passes on her past to new generation.
Luraina Oddy has qualified to take part in a national event after finishing second at the British Columbia Amateur Body Building Competition.

Columbia Valley athlete heading to the nationals

Luraina Oddy is taking her desire to compete at the British Columbia Amateur Body Building Competition on a national level.

Luraina Oddy has qualified to take part in a national event after finishing second at the British Columbia Amateur Body Building Competition.