Our Town

British Columbia’s Great Highway turns 70

Today, the real wealth of the Crowsnest Highway encompasses more than mining, energy and forestry.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Parent Board hopes to bring francophone school to Golden

A group of parents is getting together in hopes of a francophone school in Golden.

Golden community unites to fund memorial bench

When Jamie Florence started a fundraiser, she never thought she would see the support she got.

  • Sep 27, 2017

Golden dog owners propose new dog park

Dog owners approached Town Council last week about building a temporary dog park in Golden

The Golden Farmers Market ends for the season

As summertime comes to an end, so does the Golden Farmers Market.

Jane’s Walk a chance to learn about Golden’s past and future

Jane’s Walk's are free, citizen-led walking tours inspired by Jane Jacobs that get people to tell stories about their communities.

  • May 3, 2017
RCMP search apartment in ricin White House letter case
B.C. Green Leader says election unnecessary
Mourners visit U.S. Supreme Court to pay tribute to RBG
B.C. election called for Oct. 24

New working group bringing local food issues out at forum

Golden's new Local Food Matters Working Group is hosting a community forum on local food to find out what the local priorities are.

Dolphins coaches expect great achievements from club this year

The Golden Dolphins Swim Club is getting ready for a great season as they prepare for the pool to open next month.

The Eisenhauers added to final KHC show

The Eisenhauers will be joining the Small Glories at the Golden Civic Centre on Friday Apr. 21.

  • Apr 20, 2017

Wildsight Golden is celebrating and exploring our Natural History

Wildsight offers many opportunities for local residents and visitors to explore and learn about our natural world in all seasons.

  • Apr 18, 2017

Golden lucky to have grand masters in town for fiddle camp

Over spring break Golden was fortunate enough to be able to participate in a fiddle camp, supported by members of the Metis Nation.

Two-man show inspired by Hardy Boys and Scooby Do

Kicking Horse Culture is bringing in the goofy comedic performance, Mystery of the Hungry Heart Motel, on April 12.

Golden remembers husband, father and friend Mark McFadden

When you met Mark McFadden, you met a friend for life. That’s what all his friends say, and there are a lot of them.

Charity trip provided hundreds of eye exams and dental procedures

Two Golden medical professionals recently came home from a charitable trip to Nicaragua where they provided eye and dental care.

Métis group gains new equipment through grant

The Métis Nation Columbia River Society received a grant to purchase archery equipment which has been utilized by many groups.

Shear Perfection celebrating 25 years in business in Golden

Linda Hautala opened up her own salon, Shear Perfection, 25 years ago.

Council Notes: Highway sign construction begins this spring

A new sign will be constructed at the junction of Highway 1 and Highway 95, funded through the Resort Municipality Initiative.

Local educator recognized for excellence in environmental teachings

Alexander Park teacher Sandra Beckett is the recipient of the 2017 Environmental Education Excellence Award.

  • Mar 8, 2017

Miesha and the Spanks giving a ‘dance-your-face-off’ performance

Check out the rock and roll duo, along with The Dudes and All Hands on Jane, Saturday March 4 at the Rockwater.

  • Mar 3, 2017

Golden drama camp activates kids’ imagination

This spring break, Golden youth are going to get the opportunity to grow their theatrical skills with a week-long drama camp.