Rare Russian bird sighting sees birdwatchers flock to the B.C. Shuswap

The fieldfare, a member of the thrush family, might have made its way to B.C. from Russia

A Holiday message from Nicholson Elementary School principal Bob Wilson

As students in a Leader in Me ( school, Nicholson kids take…

  • Dec 19, 2018
Seed Celebration
West Coast kids learn about ocean safety
Eagle Release Cowichan
Five tricks to avoid holiday weight gain

A holiday message from the Town of Golden mayor

Christmas is such a special time of the year. It has such…

  • Dec 19, 2018

Santa laces up his skates at the Golden Arena to see kids once more before Christmas

Submitted While Santa and his team prepare for Christmas, the Town of…

  • Dec 18, 2018

Interior Health offers new info tool for pregnant women

Moms-to-be with uncomplicated pregnancies can access tips by text or online

Turning Back the Pages: Judge Drake intended to stamp out disrespect for the law

By Colleen Palumbo Late in 1997, I was asked to do some…

  • Dec 16, 2018

Give the gift of nature this holiday season

Please don’t be mad, but I bought you a moose

VIDEO: Close encounter with a whale near Canada-U.S border

Ron Gillies had his camera ready when a whale appeared Dec. 7

Lady Grey students learn new activities to get physical

Students at Lady Grey Elementary School (LGES) are working on a different…

Turning Back the Pages: Pianists kept busy with thematic cues in silent film

By Colleen Palumbo I think it’s absolutely fabulous that Stuart, at Golden…

  • Dec 9, 2018

Ladies Lunch Break donates to groups in Golden

The Ladies Lunch Break has been meeting twice a month for more…

Golden must be on Santa’s ‘nice’ list, as he pays a special visit this Saturday

Santa Clause is coming to town… This weekend. Old St. Nick knows…

Interact Club of Golden’s Anti-Grinch returns to provide Christmas dinner to families in need

In its third year running, the Interact Club of Golden’s Anti-Grinch Project…

Golden waterbird survey sees highest bird counts

Submitted The results of the fall 2018 Columbia Wetlands Waterbird Survey (CWWS)…

  • Dec 4, 2018

Turning Back the Pages: Big renovations deserve big patience

By Colleen Palumbo I’m sure by now everyone has had the chance…

  • Dec 2, 2018

Reporting bats in the Kootenays could save millions

It seems that winter is finally upon us, and all of the…

Jeopardy responds to William Shatner tweet about word invented by B.C. 6-year-old

Jeopardy questions from Nov. 20 spur Twitter support for levidrome

Trained emergency support volunteers needed in CSRD

Submitted Statistically, natural disasters like wildfires and floods are happening more frequently…

  • Nov 28, 2018

Northern B.C. city dealing with its own otter problem

Vanderhoof’s Nechako White Sturgeon Recovery Initiative working to increase fish survival rate