Golden Star Staff

Chris Wilson and Peter Carlone are bringing their two-man comedic performance

Two-man show inspired by Hardy Boys and Scooby Do

Kicking Horse Culture is bringing in the goofy comedic performance, Mystery of the Hungry Heart Motel, on April 12.

Chris Wilson and Peter Carlone are bringing their two-man comedic performance
Police are looking for help identifying this male suspected of stealing a credit card.

RCMP Report: Three commercial break and enters on same night

The Golden-Field RCMP are continuing to investigate three separate commercial break and enters that occurred within an hour of each other.

Police are looking for help identifying this male suspected of stealing a credit card.
Is that Eddie the Eagle

Olympic legend Eddie the Eagle arrives in Golden this weekend

British Ski Jumper Michael "Eddie" Edwards has events planned all week up at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort.

Is that Eddie the Eagle
Heavy winter conditions in Golden require a street closure.

Town closes Selkirk Hill as precaution

Selkirk Hill (Spruce Drive) is closed to traffic and pedestrians as the snow pack could pose an avalanche and safety hazard.

Heavy winter conditions in Golden require a street closure.
Golden Field RCMP

RCMP Report: Police receive calls for thefts and assaults

Two males were arrested after police responded to a call that the two had allegedly broke into a house and assaulted another male.

Golden Field RCMP
Web cam photo of snow in Rogers Pass.

Heavy snowfall expected in Rogers Pass today

Travellers are expected to plan accordingly as up to 35 centimetres of snow are expected to fall in Rogers Pass.

Web cam photo of snow in Rogers Pass.
Fire crews enter the Econo Lodge from the roof to check for any remaining hot spots Thursday morning just after 9 a.m.

Fire tears through Econo Lodge front office

Golden and Nicholson fire departments were called to action early Thursday morning

Fire crews enter the Econo Lodge from the roof to check for any remaining hot spots Thursday morning just after 9 a.m.
Quinn Morgan (far right) stood on the podium in Rossland after placing 3rd for the 2.8 km skate.

Two strong races already down for Golden Nordic Racers’ season

The Golden Nordic Racers season started off the first weekend in December with two distance races in Vernon.

Quinn Morgan (far right) stood on the podium in Rossland after placing 3rd for the 2.8 km skate.
Fernie band Shred Kelly went to Durand Manor for a holiday telegram

Kootenay band treats Durand residents to Christmas performance

An anonymous donor in Golden purchased one of Shred Kelly's Festive Telegrams to spread some cheer to the residents at Durand Manor.

Fernie band Shred Kelly went to Durand Manor for a holiday telegram
Ken Lavigne is performing his Christmas Musical Roadshow in Golden on Dec. 7.

Christmas performance will bring the past to life

Next week Golden is being treated to the Ken Lavigne Christmas Roadshow, a throwback to the golden age of live radio.

Ken Lavigne is performing his Christmas Musical Roadshow in Golden on Dec. 7.
Henrietta Quok sits behind some of her bead and leather artwork at the Métis Nation Columbia River Society’s Louis Riel Day celebration and the Golden Museum. The celebration also included food

The Louis Riel Day celebrations took over the Golden Museum

The Métis Nation Columbia River Society gathered at the Golden Museum for food, fiddle playing and community connection.

Henrietta Quok sits behind some of her bead and leather artwork at the Métis Nation Columbia River Society’s Louis Riel Day celebration and the Golden Museum. The celebration also included food
The Independent Investigations Office of BC (IIO) is mandated to conduct investigations into officer-related incidents of death or serious harm in order to determine whether or not an officer may have committed an offence.

Shooting investigation concludes not result of police action

The IIO has concluded their investigation into the death of Kyle Sheldon Thunderblanket, who shot a police officer in Golden.

The Independent Investigations Office of BC (IIO) is mandated to conduct investigations into officer-related incidents of death or serious harm in order to determine whether or not an officer may have committed an offence.
HR Pacific Design Studio has all the expertise you need when building or renovating you home including timberframe designer

Design studio provides one-stop shop for HR Pacific clients

One of Golden's most successful contractors has opened a design studio to give their clients everything they need all in one place.

HR Pacific Design Studio has all the expertise you need when building or renovating you home including timberframe designer
Fred Eaglesmith will be bringing his theatrical performance to the Rockwater in Golden tonight (Oct. 19)

Canadian songwriter Fred Eaglesmith performing in Golden

Juno Award-winner Fred Eaglesmith is in Golden for one night only tonight (Oct. 19) at Rockwater Grill and Bar.

Fred Eaglesmith will be bringing his theatrical performance to the Rockwater in Golden tonight (Oct. 19)
The Golden Rockets will be out next week selling newspapers for donations to literacy programs here in Golden.

Reach a Reader campaign supports literacy in Golden

The Golden Star will be selling newspapers for donations to support the Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy.

The Golden Rockets will be out next week selling newspapers for donations to literacy programs here in Golden.
Ken Thompson at the beginning of his 5k trek.

Golden Ultra started off heavy for fundraiser

The Golden Family Centre's Ken Thompson trekked 5 kilometres up hill to raise funds for substance abuse programs in Golden.

Ken Thompson at the beginning of his 5k trek.
The Cooper family is pictured getting involved in last year’s Terry Fox Run. This year’s event takes place on Sunday Sept. 18 at the Mount 7 Rec Plex.

Terry Fox Run continues legacy in Golden with September event

Golden’s Terry Fox Run this year will be held on Sunday September 18, starting from 9 a.m. to noon at the Mt.7 Rec. Plex.

The Cooper family is pictured getting involved in last year’s Terry Fox Run. This year’s event takes place on Sunday Sept. 18 at the Mount 7 Rec Plex.
Golden Cycling Club President Jeremy Harris takes an official first ride on the Scalli Mag

Group effort got new connecting bike trail built

Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is now connected to Cedar Lake Road via a new mountain bike trail called Scalli Mag.

Golden Cycling Club President Jeremy Harris takes an official first ride on the Scalli Mag
GADSAR techs practiced their HETS (Helicopter External Transport System) rescues from the Kicking Horse Resort’s Via Ferrata and Gondola in June.

GADSAR Report: Busy summer has SAR seeing high number of calls

Golden's Search and Rescue team has been busy this summer with a high number of calls, and lots of long line rescues.

GADSAR techs practiced their HETS (Helicopter External Transport System) rescues from the Kicking Horse Resort’s Via Ferrata and Gondola in June.
The RCMP dealt with a series of tire slashings in Golden last week.

RCMP Report: Golden hiker reported missing was found safe

The 54-year-old Golden man reported missing after failing to return from a hike near Emerald Lake on Friday, was found this morning.

The RCMP dealt with a series of tire slashings in Golden last week.