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QUIZ: Do you know the way to Sesame Street?

The iconic children’s television show first aired 50 years ago

Decorated army veteran leads Golden Remembrance Day Parade

After tours in Cyprus, Bosnia, and three tours in Afghanistan, Kevin Bannister…

  • Nov 7, 2019

Turning back the pages: Please remember

From the Concise Oxford Dictionary, Remembrance: Remembering or being remembered, memory, recollection.…

Metis Week recognizes Golden’s roots

Starting on November 10, Golden will be acknowledging Metis Week, a week…

Not looking forward to raking? Here’s why to leave the leaves

Nature Conservancy of Canada has good news for those who hate yard work

Langara College honours 49 alums and staff to mark 49 years

School received more than 200 nominations for the awards that recognize one’s community impact

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Royal Canadian Legion Branch #122 Golden is a hub of activity

By Keri Sculland In the past year, the Royal Canadian Legion Branch…

  • Nov 7, 2019

Totally Golden: Take a trip to the Blaeberry

By Keri Sculland We are fortunate enough to have three rivers flowing…

  • Nov 5, 2019

Water enthusiasts get new dock at Cedar Lake

Enjoying the water at Cedar Lake has become more accessible thanks to…

  • Nov 4, 2019

Turning back the pages: Electric lighting

Well, I started this off with the best of intentions, but anyone…

QUIZ: How much do you really know about Halloween?

There’s a lot more to this night of frights than ghosts, pumpkins and candy

New air packs make Golden Fire Department compatible with mutual aid partners

The Golden Fire Department is suiting up with new air packs, providing…

  • Oct 30, 2019

Weather balloon from California rescued near Campbell River

Search led rescuers to remote wilderness on Quadra Island

Book tells tale of how B.C. office fax led to U.S. con man

Island man spent a few years tracking down victims listed on faxes

Golden Foodbank rings doorbells on Halloween

The Golden Food Bank will be making the rounds on Halloween night,…

  • Oct 24, 2019

B.C. woman finds mysterious coin among Grandma’s collection

Grandmother died when she was very young and her past is not well known to her mother

Community economic development takes collaboration

By Keri Sculland When thinking of community economic as a whole, it…

  • Oct 10, 2019

Disc golf fundraiser brings together friends and families while helping community

By Keri Sculland With Thanksgiving just around the corner, friends and family…

  • Oct 9, 2019

Turning Back the Pages: Leanchoil was a busy place in the 1950s

These are the writings of John A. Anderson from the 1958 version…

  • Oct 6, 2019

GOFR brings Syrian refugee family to Golden after three-year wait

Golden Opportunities for Refugees (GOFR) has been working for nearly three years…

  • Oct 4, 2019