Golden Star

Golden to host “Unity for the People” march in solidarity with George Floyd protests

The march will seek to educate the community on local and national injustices.

  • Jun 5, 2020


Golden weddings still happening, despite COVID

While the weddings tend to be smaller, Julia Cundliffe says the commitment is still real

  • Jun 4, 2020


Golden Wine Ninjas brings positivity – and wine – to community

The group was started by Jolene Wood on May 13 and has already amassed over 500 members

  • Jun 1, 2020


Wildsight Golden prepares for GET WILD! summer camps

The day camps will limit enrollement to ten campers and will practice social distancing

  • May 28, 2020

WildSafe Golden returns for 2020 season

Programming will be offered online and in compliance with health authorities recommendations

  • May 27, 2020

Golden’s Kicking Horse Gymnastics Club goes virtual during COVID-19

Head coach Hailey Boustead has spent hours putting together online classes for her athletes at home.

  • May 26, 2020

Golden police seek Good Samaritan after house fire

An unidentified individual may have saved lives in the early-morning fire.

  • May 23, 2020

Alberta-registered vehicles targeted in Golden during pandemic

Many have taken to Facebook to complain that their vehicles have been targetted during COVID

  • May 20, 2020

Proposed TELUS tower not planned to have 5G

TELUS must seek what is called 'concurrence' from the town to build the tower

  • May 18, 2020

Golden and District Community Foundation announces first Neigbourhood Small Grant recipient

The Golden and District Community Foundation has announced the first recipient of their neighbourhood small grants program.

  • May 15, 2020

Town of Golden to begin re-opening parks

The re-opening is in line with B.C.'s program for re-opening the province

  • May 15, 2020

Former CSRD Director releases novel

Rod Drown had been writting for years prior to becoming CSRD director

  • May 14, 2020

B.C. looking to move into Phase Two of ‘Restart B.C.’ plan

The first phase involved social distancing and flattening the curve

  • May 13, 2020

Golden/Field RCMP celebrate National Police Week

The week, which was originally created in 1970, is for showing appreciation for police across Canada

  • May 13, 2020

Train brake test called into question by TSB after fatal Field derailment probe

The derailment, which occured in Feb. 2019, killed three crew members

  • May 13, 2020

St. Paul’s Thrift Shop moves online during pandemic

Due to it's proximity to Abbeyfield House, the thrift shop is unsure when it will be able to re-open

  • May 12, 2020

Plant Awareness Project seeks to educate on Golden’s native plants

Twenty three signs will be placed along the Rotary Trail in June to help educate people on plants

  • May 7, 2020

Golden Golf Course eyes May 15 opening

The course will begin accepting requests tee times on May 12th

  • May 5, 2020

Golden Metis Society honours Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

It is estimated that between 3,000 to 4,000 indigenous women and girls have been affected

  • May 5, 2020

Cam Dawes retires from IGA Golden after nearly 30 years

The longtime manager of the grocery store will stay on to help transition the new management team

  • May 4, 2020