Editorials

Editorial: An innocent bear loses its life

This week one of the local conservation officers stopped in, letting me…

Editorial: A poem to my mother

Mother’s Day is a special time to give thanks to the lady…

EDITORIAL: Fueling our fear with higher gas prices

Higher gas prices are said to drive us to take public transit. Are we there yet?

  • May 10, 2018
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Unity for the People
British Columbia can now use its own data to prepare for a second wave
Man catches bald eagle from water in Kootenay lake
No new COVID-19 cases related to BLM protests

EDITORIAL: Food fight breaks out in B.C. Legislature

Private members bill would eliminate $61-a-day per diem for local MLAs in Greater Victoria

  • May 10, 2018

Editorial: Our actions have created a spiral of hurt and anger

I have been blessed enough to live my life growing up with…

Editorial: Mental health and attacks

A tragic incident in Toronto this week saw 10 people killed and…

Editorial: Earth Day shouldn’t be about cleaning

Earth Day is once again upon us. As a day to reflect…

MLA Report

The first part of 2018 has been very busy. I’ve been travelling…

Editorial: When tragedy strikes, we feel it as a country

Late last week, a small town in Saskatchewan was rocked by tragedy.…

Editorial: Internet is an important staple in our modern lives

If we are looking to research something, find some answers, or access…

Time to seize what’s left of winter

Just like a grizzly bear waking up from a long winter spent…

  • Mar 24, 2018

Prevention is best when avoiding violence in schools

School safety is on the top of a lot of people’s minds.…

  • Mar 10, 2018

Editorial: Trail lights add safety for night time recreation

For years, the Rotary Trail has connected Golden with its network of…

  • Mar 3, 2018

EDITORIAL: Fight bullying every day

Pink Shirt Day is Feb. 28

  • Feb 25, 2018

Residents shouldn’t have to worry how CSRD contractors run the landfill

Residents in Golden were told on February 13 that in order to…

  • Feb 24, 2018

More needs to be done to ensure short-term rentals don’t leave people homeless

Short term housing options have overruled the Golden housing market for the…

  • Feb 18, 2018

Column: Swedish hockey captain missed the silver lining

Sportsmanship is also a skill that needs practice after Lias Andersson threw his silver medal into the crowd

  • Jan 8, 2018

Debate of national anthem lyrics is ‘moot’

Making the lyrics more inclusive does not reject tradition, but respects it

Editorial: We want to hear from you

Whether you are happy, or disappointed about something in the newspaper or within the community, write in and let us know.

Community loses a public servant

The Town of Golden gets ready to say goodbye to Golden Fire Chief Ken McClure.