Joel Tansey

Field Elementary to close at end of June

With just three students this year, and one signed up for next year, the school board has decided to close FES.

Eagles take home tournament with dominant weekend

The Golden Secondary senior boys' basketball team triumphed at the Kicking Horse Classic with a trio of convincing wins.

Golden Rockets lose final home game by 7-3 count

Despite entering the third period tied 3-3, the Rockets were unable to mount a charge and get a win in their home finale.

Golden hospital lacking Sonography services

The fight for medical services in Golden is a constant struggle for hospital staff, and a lack of a Sonographer is the current issue.

Council debates Town’s budget consultation process at meeting

A weak response to the Town’s annual budget consultation open house prompted some discussion from council on the process.

Amico Meats officially open for business in downtown Golden

Amico Meats offers a variety of cuts of beef, lamb, pork, deli meats and most importantly, rib-eye steaks.

Quick start not enough for Rockets in 5-1 loss

The Golden Rockets got off to a quick start on Tuesday night in Invermere, but couldn't sustain it throughout the rest of the game.

Golden youth contributing to Invermere squad

The Rockies Midget A team is in the middle of a fantastic season and a few Goldenites have had a hand in their success.

Rockets lose overtime heartbreaker

The Golden Rockets ended the month of January without a win after a narrow 4-3 overtime defeat at the hands of the Spokane Braves.

Wildsight hosting The Wardens at Civic Centre

As part of their ongoing fundraising efforts, Wildsight Golden is bringing The Wardens to the Civic Centre for a Jan. 29 show.

Rockets flat, lose big to Beaver Valley

Golden came out of the gates slowly and never recovered during a disappointing 6-1 loss to the Nitehawks on Friday night.

NHL All-Star Mark Messier supporting hockey program in Golden

Messier immediately felt compelled to get involved in the program, running in Golden for the second consecutive year this February.

Eagles’ depth plays big role in Salmon Arm

Entering the home stretch of their season, the Eagles are getting their role players ready for the upcoming challenge.

Rockets lose pair over weekend

The Rockets had plenty of scoring chances this weekend, but in the end they managed just a pair of goals in two losses.

Art show showcases pieces from Golden Secondary students

Art students at GSS are putting the finishing touches on their art work as they get ready to host an event on Jan. 21.

Golden Eagles basketball team aided by talent from overseas

Golden Secondary School’s senior boys basketball team continued to impress against their provincial counterparts over the weekend.

Rockets fall by narrow 3-2 margin to Fernie

The Rockets went winless on the weekend but head coach Jason Stephens was encouraged by his young team's effort.

Rockets lose 6-4 to Dynamiters, former captain Wit

Tanner Wit spent Thursday as a Golden Rocket before being traded to Kimberley and taking on his former team Friday night.

Local non-pass-holders get a free ride on Community Day

Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is hoping to attract even more locals this time around for its annual Community Day, happening on Jan. 10.

Bottle drive will help PAC initiatives

The PACs for three local elementary schools are raising money for various initiatives through a bottle drive this weekend.