Joel Tansey

Pair of Golden organizations receive donations from Humanity Fund

Both Special Olympics Golden and the Golden Women's Resource Centre received $3,000 cheques from the fund, supported by Steelworkers.

Council debates recreation cost recovery

Recreation, and the significant costs associated with it, were debated at Town Council on June 2.

Deputy Chief Ken Squarebriggs and his twenty years of service

Squarebriggs has served with Golden Fire and Rescue since 2007 and has amassed 20 years of service as a firefighter in the province.

Changes to B.C. Liquor Stores affecting private sellers

Frustration evident for one local liquor store owner amid confusing changes to government liquor policy.

Golden Moments: Mastroianni’s retirement focused on garden

For Frank Mastroianni, what started as a small garden has turned into an impressive urban farm.

Slideshow: Fashion show at Nicholson Elementary

Students at NES showed off their best stuff on Thursday for a fashion show.

Lions Club to host Purina Walk on May 31

The walk, for both humans and dogs, will be in support of the Lions Club's initiatives to train dog guides for a variety of purposes.

Looking back at the original Trapper, Golden’s premier meeting place

The Mad Trapper opened in 1975 and was an instant hit with both tourists and locals.

Dry, warm weather and trucks lead to dusty spring in Parson

Golden has been enjoying an unusually warm and sunny spring in 2015 but it’s not without its costs, especially for some residents in Parson.

Kicking Horse set for early opening to summer season

The resort's Grizzly Bear Refuge and Eagle's Eye will be open for business seven days a week starting on May 30.

Bike share program revamped

Golden’s failed Community Bike Share program has received a second life with the awarding of a 2015 contract to Higher Ground.

Bear euthanized at Golden Mobile Home Park

Bears continue to be an issue in Golden, but CO Dan Bartol says the solution is quite simple and rests in the hands of Goldenites.

Council discusses wildlife and Husky park

Local conservation officers have expressed concerns about the number of bears in and around the Golden Mobile Home Park.

Carolyn Mark among the performers for Bacchus/Live Kicks Extra show

Carolyn Mark’s performance career got off to an early start, but it’s fair to say she wasn’t overly enthused about it.

Steve Conway busy in retirement while volunteering at Food Bank

Conway says he is constantly on the go in retirement and a lot of that is due to the hours he spends volunteering.

Happy Mother’s Day for local mom of four

It’s been said many times before, but there’s no job quite as tough as being a mother. Multiply that by four and you have Janice Tisdale.

Will Gadd presenting at mountain fest May 16

National Geographic's Adventurer of the Year will highlight the Golden Mountain Festival.

Cover to Cover: Former RCMP officer writes about work in BC

Charlie Scheideman spent 27 years policing in the B.C. interior and not surprisingly he’s got a few stories to tell.

Crawford discusses Little Mittens work

Jamie Crawford has always been a cat-lover, so naturally she spends a good portion of her free time volunteering for Little Mittens.

Changes for Sound Festival coming as organizers announce 2015 lineup

Organizers for the Golden Sound Festival have announced this year’s lineup and a likely change to how it will look in the future.