Claire Palmer

CP Rail train derailment near Field, B.C., on February 4. TSB Photo

TSB to provide final update on Field train derailment that left 3 workers dead in 2019

TSB will hold a news conference to release its investigation report on the fatal derailment

CP Rail train derailment near Field, B.C., on February 4. TSB Photo
Boo is awake and enjoying the spring weather. (Cat Cowan photo)

Boo, the Golden-area grizzly bear, wakes up to the smell of spring

Boo has been in a state of ‘torpor’ since Dec. 5

Boo is awake and enjoying the spring weather. (Cat Cowan photo)
The third round of extended closures will occur from April through May. (MOTI photo)

Extended highway closures coming east of Golden as April schedule announced

It’ll be the third round of extended closures, between the Easter and Victoria day weekends.

The third round of extended closures will occur from April through May. (MOTI photo)
Lauran Tennant was travelling through the Golden area when her car was struck with a boulder in a rockslide.

Alberta woman identified as victim in Trans-Canada rockslide

Laura Tennant succumbed to her injuries on March 5

Lauran Tennant was travelling through the Golden area when her car was struck with a boulder in a rockslide.
DriveBC webcam in Rogers Pass.

Highway closed between Golden and Revelstoke

The highway is closed for avalanche control work

DriveBC webcam in Rogers Pass.
The highway close to Field. (DriveBC Webcam)

Highway closed east of Golden due to vehicle incident

There is no current estimated time of reopening

The highway close to Field. (DriveBC Webcam)
RCMP are offering ‘street smart’ tips on how to protect kids, after a potential child luring incident in Golden on Thursday. (RCMP photo)

RCMP report potential child luring incident in Golden

A middle-aged, caucasian man reportedly offered a young girl a ride home on Thursday

RCMP are offering ‘street smart’ tips on how to protect kids, after a potential child luring incident in Golden on Thursday. (RCMP photo)
Skiiers at RCR resorts will have to mask up and provide proof of vaccination until at least the end of the winter season.	(FWT photo)

RCR updates COVID policy; masks no longer required

RCR websites will have the most updated information

Skiiers at RCR resorts will have to mask up and provide proof of vaccination until at least the end of the winter season.	(FWT photo)
There were no major injuries reported in the incident say RCMP. (Claire Palmer photo)

No injuries in single vehicle rollover on Kicking Horse Trail

Highway Patrol says that the cause was ice on the road, remind people to drive safe in winter

There were no major injuries reported in the incident say RCMP. (Claire Palmer photo)
The slide occurred just east of Golden in the Kicking Horse Canyon. 
(MOTI photo)

1 person dead in weekend rockslide near Golden

One individual succumbed to their injuries after a rock fell on their vehicle

The slide occurred just east of Golden in the Kicking Horse Canyon. 
(MOTI photo)
A man carries the Ukrainian national flag as members of the Ukrainian Catholic community gather in prayer outside the White House, Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022, in Washington. White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said that Russia could invade Ukraine “any day,” launching a conflict that would come at an “enormous human cost.” (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Revelstoke-based company comes together to support Ukrainian employee

Shade Sails has been fashioning flags to show their support for Ukraine and their Ukrainian employee

A man carries the Ukrainian national flag as members of the Ukrainian Catholic community gather in prayer outside the White House, Sunday, Feb. 6, 2022, in Washington. White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said that Russia could invade Ukraine “any day,” launching a conflict that would come at an “enormous human cost.” (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Interior Health is looking at two options to lease space – one close to the Golden Hospital and one that’s further away. (File photo)

$1.8 million Primary Care Network to be developed in Golden

It’s a part of the $10.8 million 2022 budget for the Kootenay East Regional Hospital District Board

Interior Health is looking at two options to lease space – one close to the Golden Hospital and one that’s further away. (File photo)
The roads are slippery, drive with care. (DriveBC webcam photo)

Highway 1 closed east of Golden in both directions

The closure is due to a vehicle incident.

The roads are slippery, drive with care. (DriveBC webcam photo)
Sorted seeds that will be available at the event. (Photo submitted)

Golden seed swap back for 2022

Seed swaps are a great way to share hardy seeds and local knowledge

Sorted seeds that will be available at the event. (Photo submitted)
Phase four of the Kicking Horse Canyon project would twin the winding stretch of the Trans-Canada Highway just east of Golden. ~ Photo by B.C. Ministry of Transportation

Closure schedule for March announced for Trans-Canada east of Golden

It’s the last month before extended 24-hour closures return in April

Phase four of the Kicking Horse Canyon project would twin the winding stretch of the Trans-Canada Highway just east of Golden. ~ Photo by B.C. Ministry of Transportation
DriveBC webcam of the Jack McDonald snowshed east of Revelstoke.

Highway 1 reduced to one lane at Rogers Pass Summit

Expect delays due to a vehicle incident

DriveBC webcam of the Jack McDonald snowshed east of Revelstoke.
The Abbot Pass Hut will be removed this spring, as climate change has caused structural damage to the hut, causing a safety risk. (Parks Canada photo)

Climate change forces removal of historic Abbot Pass hut in Yoho National Park

Climate change has caused slope instability which has required the removal of the hut

The Abbot Pass Hut will be removed this spring, as climate change has caused structural damage to the hut, causing a safety risk. (Parks Canada photo)
The Town of Golden has committed to 100 per cent renewable energy. (File photo)

Town of Golden commits to 100% renewable energy by 2050

Golden is the 12th Kootenay town to commit to renewable energy

The Town of Golden has committed to 100 per cent renewable energy. (File photo)
The village is over a century old and is an important historical site and was at one point the gateway to the mountaneering community in the Canadian Rockies. (RE/MAX photo)

Saving Golden’s Swiss Village: Dr. Johann Roduit and Dr. Ilona Spaar reflect on iconic B.C. spot

The historic Edelweiss Village has been for sale for over a year, and preservation talks are moving

The village is over a century old and is an important historical site and was at one point the gateway to the mountaneering community in the Canadian Rockies. (RE/MAX photo)
MasqueParade

IN PHOTOS: Highlights from this year’s MasqueParade in Golden

Check out some of the highlights from the MasqueParade from this Saturday

MasqueParade