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De Groot family still waiting for inquest after 2014 Slocan shooting

Lawyer for Peter De Groot’s family say many questions remain unanswered

Gear swaps ready for organizer swap

Submitted After more than a decade of organizing the Golden Ski Swap…

  • Aug 14, 2019

Four-year-old girl one of two killed in highway crash near Creston

The 26-year-old driver of a Saturn SUV was also killed

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Mercy Funk wraps up Summer Kicks season with a party

It is hard to believe that another Summer Kicks lineup is coming…

Golden was a hub of activity in the past

By Colleen Palumbo A Glance at the Past from The Golden Star:…

  • Aug 11, 2019

Business profile: Bona Fide brings beachy city vibes

A brand new store has opened its doors in Golden, bringing a…

Totally Golden: Getting out to the lakes

This past weekend many people enjoyed an extra day off from work…

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Jones set to Ride to Conquer Cancer

Blair Jones has been riding bikes since he was five years old.…

Golden and District Rod and Gun Club donates to Edgewater property purchase

The Golden and District Rod and Gun Club recently donated $10,000 toward…

Residents and pilots see hazards in Telus plan

Telus Communications Inc. invited the public to comment on a proposed telecommunications…

Cycling safely in Golden and on the highways

Bicycles are a popular mode of transportation in Golden. Some users may…

Turning Back the Pages: Article encouraged people to vote against the Prohibition Act

With so much interest in the changing face of the laws regarding…

  • Aug 4, 2019

Business Profile: Quantum Leaps Lodge offers a unique retreat experience

Quantum Leaps Lodge isn’t really one lodge. It’s an entanglement of many…

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Crazy Senoritas come to Golden legion for night of dancing, music, and fun

A room filled with music, dancing, beautiful costumes, and fun: That’s what…

Columbia Basin Culture Tour features Golden arts Guild

The Golden Visual Arts Guild is on the map for the Columbia…

“For the sake of tradition” – Queer Anglican minister reflects on same-gender marriage vote

Minister feels ‘hamstrung’ by group of people intent on preserving the traditional view of marriage

Golden town council agrees to accept CP Rail effluent into municipal treatment plant

The Town of Golden is satisfied with the latest request from CP…

‘Fearsome-looking animal’ fossil discovered in Kootenay National Park

Researchers expect the animal was living at the bottom of the sea