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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…

Trudeau explains Trump comments
New greenhouse gas targets not likely until next fall: Wilkinson
Trump slams Trudeau as being 'two-faced'
Safety tips for shovelling snow

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

Leemhuis wants cyclists to join in fundraising rides for Golden and District Hospital in memory of his son

Danya Leemhuis and his father loved Golden. Both from Toronto, they travelled…

Kootenay Anglican bishop voices favour for same-gender marriages

Kootenay Diocese among 19 out of 30 around country to voice approval for same-gender marriage

Study to look at East-West Kootenay train

Castlegar Economic Development looking for consultants.

Brisco frog release hopes to reestablish endangered species

Once again, the Vancouver Aquarium has released more than 1,600 endangered northern…

Category 2 fires banned in Southeast, including Golden

BC Wildfire Service officially banned Category 2 open burning as of Monday,…

First Nations, governments agree to bring salmon back to Upper Columbia River

The three-year commitment is being described as ‘historic’

‘Wildly popular’ band Oktopus plays Summer Kicks in Spirit Square

With eight limbs that make up Oktopus, this Montreal-based band is one…