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Four-laning project near Golden complete

The Trans-Canada Highway between the Golden Weigh Scale and Forde Station Road…

  • Sep 9, 2019

Golden Dolphins swimmer Abbs tops 20-year record at provincials

Emme Abbs is a sporty youth, applying her interests and skills to…

Turning Back the Pages: The “Kid” could have played a role in Jesse James gang

By Colleen Palumbo I have always felt a responsibility to thoroughly research…

  • Sep 8, 2019
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Liberals announce Kootenay-Columbia candidate for October election

Robin Goldsbury is running against six other candidates

  • Sep 8, 2019

Business Profile: Aaron Enns, a mountain guide, skier, and artist

An array of mountain-inspired art has been on display and for sale…

Osprey numbers are a good indicator of environmental health

Submitted Most people who live in the Columbia Valley are familiar with…

  • Sep 7, 2019

Awareness of danger raised following Highway 3 accident in Hosmer

Sparwood Mayor Wilks said an increase in visibility could have potentially prevented the accident

A seriously fun exhibit: Child’s Play at the Art Gallery of Golden

A very unique art exhibit is coming to the Art Gallery of…

Kicking Horse Canyon Trans-Canada project updated

Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure provides more details about upcoming Highway 1 project

Letter: Resident wants designated off-leash dog areas in Golden

To the Editor: By Jane Powell A young girl rides her bike…

  • Sep 5, 2019

B.C. conference looks at how First Nations can be involved in cannabis industry

Some First Nations are dead set against it, while some see economic growth opportunities

Town of Golden council works on further conservation guidelines for Wixon House

In April, the Golden and District Historical Society requested that Town of…

Workshops teach artists new skills and techniques at the Art Gallery of Golden

Beginning on September 11, Kicking Horse Culture and the Art Gallery of…

Training grounds will save Golden firefighters money

Each week, Golden Fire Rescue trains at the firehall, running mock scenarios…

Golden Social Services Coop to take on economic development

The Town of Golden and the Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD) have…

Letter: Wanting transparency and fairness

To the Editor: Transparency, Fairness, and Local Government In Canada, there is…

  • Aug 29, 2019

Abandoned cat brought into Kootenay SPCA with broken sternum

The East Kootenay SPCA branch is seeking help to cover $1,455 in medical bills for Claude the cat.

UPDATE: Kootenay Lake ferry to be hit by job action Saturday

Full service to return after the long weekend; Glade, Harrop-Procter ferries won’t be affected

Two more candidates to run in Kootenay-Columbia riding

The Animal Protection Party and Libertarian Party will be on the ballot

Golden Francophone school’s bell will ring September 3

Golden’s Francophone school will be opening its doors on schedule, along with…