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Golden’s Community Invasive Plant Program removes burdock

The burdock plant has many positive properties, but it has no place…

Nick La Riviere Band is wild and groovy New Orleans-inspired jazz

Nick La Riviere is no stranger to Golden, touring through last summer…

Turning Back the Pages: The first airplane trip over the Rockies ended in Golden on its return

By Colleen Palumbo Ernest Hoy was born in Dauphin, Manitoba. During his…

  • Jul 14, 2019
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Totally Golden: Trying out mini golf

It’s a damp morning in Golden, but we’re heading to the Golden…

Wide Open recounts Invermere writer’s experience with sexual assault

Dauna Ditson is not alone in her stories of sexual assault. But…

MP warns of scam after catching Facebook Messenger imposter account

Wayne Stetski issues warning about an imposter messenger account that is using his profile photo

Transportation petitions show Golden council community’s growing concern

Transportation across the Columbia Valley, into the Kootenays, Okanagan, and beyond has…

Survey seeks input from snowmobilers

The provincial government is looking to improve snowmobile riding maps and signage,…

More highway upgrades coming to Golden area

Rural Development minister Bernadette Jordan announced on July 3 six upcoming transportation…

Crossing guard makes visiting Golden Farmers’ Market safer

On Wednesdays, pedestrians and drivers alike might notice someone new, helping people…

Chuck Wight joins Golden Rockets coaching staff

Submitted The Golden Rockets have added Chuck Wight as associate coach and…

Turning Back the Pages: Owens, The Fly actor, formerly from Golden

By Colleen Palumbo I started working at the Golden Museum in 1990…

  • Jul 7, 2019

Golden Landfill issues brought to Local Advisory Committee

Landfill neighbour property owner Andrea Weissenborn and Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD)…

GSS principal bids farewell to high school after 14 years for retirement

At high school graduations, the principal is always proud of the class,…

Hannah’s Journey brings her to Golden while raising awareness about suicide

Hannah Tooktoo grew up in Northern Quebec with her Inuk family and…

Green Party invites the public to meet the two candidates vying for Kootenay Columbia nomination

Meetings in Cranbrook and Revelstoke; candidate will be chosen on July 14

Turning Back the Pages: Facebook groups alike newspaper posts from 100 years ago

I was looking through the Golden Star from 100 years ago and…

  • Jun 30, 2019

Business profile: Aspired Mama offers physical, emotional, informational, and spiritual birth services

Maicah Habana offers a unique service that helps empower families while they…

Services report: SAR called to rescue paragliders in incident near top of Mount 7

Golden and District Search and Rescue On Tuesday, June 18, Golden and…