Joel Tansey

Electrical malfunction leads to gondola evacuation at Kicking Horse

Approximately 75 skiers and snowboarders were stranded on the gondola Sunday afternoon, with the final guests evacuated by 9:00 p.m.

Rockets the victim of another disallowed goal in 4-1 loss

A year of frustration had a fitting home finale for the Rockets with another disallowed goal and another defeat.

First Shift program returns to Golden for second straight year

After an overwhelmingly positive response, Bauer and Hockey Canada have decided to bring its First Shift program back to Golden.

Birders ready for 2015 Christmas Bird Count

Bird watching might seem like a summer hobby, but a group of locals are getting ready to participate in an annual winter tradition.

GSS senior boys’ basketball team has solid Canmore tourney

The next group of local basketball stars is off to a quick start for Golden Secondary in the 2015/2016 season.

Rockets shutout Grand Forks before falling to Fernie

The Rockets have been playing better of late but are still no match for the division's powerhouses.

Council Notes: 2016 schedule chosen, international running event discussed

With the end of 2015 drawing near, Town Council approved its 2016 meeting schedule as well as its appointments to committees.

Local boarder rescued after five hours buried in the snow

Trevor Hamre survived an ordeal that could have taken his life.

Rockets win comeback overtime thriller against former coach

It’s been a brutally difficult season for the Golden Rockets, but for one night on Saturday, they were able to celebrate.

Jumbo Wild screening in Golden

The longtime issue surrounding Jumbo Glacier Resort will be coming to the big screen in Golden this weekend.

Golden figure skaters earn solid marks at Kelowna competition

Three young skaters achieved some solid results at a skating competition in Kelowna, the first meet of the season for the club.

Purcell Mountain Orchestra set for Dec. 8 show

The always popular Purcell Mountain Orchestra is set for its annual Christmas concert with a Dec. 8 date at the Golden Civic Centre.

New Golden pet store offers wide range of products, expertise

The two entrepreneurs hope to offer Golden’s pet owners quality service as well as quality products.

Ultra organizer hoping to help bring World to Golden

After a successful debut for the Golden Ultra, an even bigger race could be on the horizon for Golden.

Early snowfall allows Kicking Horse to offer two preview weekends

The resort will open for an extra preview weekend for the first time in its history after a stormy November.

10th annual Starlight Soiree going back to event’s roots

One of Golden’s most popular events in the lead up to Christmas is right around the corner.

Golden Secondary School swim team competes at provincials

Four girls swam at the provincials in Kamloops with each achieving solid swims despite a long break following the summer season.

Rockets lose both ends of home and home with Rockies

A controversial goal sent Golden reeling and the Rockies ended up with a second straight blowout defeat on Saturday night.

Rockets take first home win of the season by 5-3 score

Mathew Thiessen had a hat trick as the Golden Rockets downed their division rivals from Creston on Sunday afternoon.

11th Ave. N house fire still under investigation

Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances of a house fire that destroyed one home in the north part of Golden on Nov. 6.