Claire Palmer

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

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.

Golden to host “Unity for the People” march in solidarity with George Floyd protests
Golden Wine Ninjas brings positivity - and wine - to community

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

Golden Wine Ninjas brings positivity - and wine - to community
Washout closes Highway 95 between Golden and Radium

Washout closes Highway 95 between Golden and Radium

Highway 95 is closed in both directions between Golden and Radium due…

Washout closes Highway 95 between Golden and Radium
The note that was stuck to Grey’s car. She is currently driving an Alberta registered car that she is borrowing from her mother in law, a resident of Alberta. (Jessica Ann Sofie Grey - Facebook)

‘Go home’: Alberta-registered vehicles vandalized in B.C. border town amid COVID-19

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

The note that was stuck to Grey’s car. She is currently driving an Alberta registered car that she is borrowing from her mother in law, a resident of Alberta. (Jessica Ann Sofie Grey - Facebook)
This note that was stuck to Jessica Ann Sofie Grey’s car. She is currently driving an Alberta registered car that she is borrowing from her mother-in-law, a resident of Alberta. (Jessica Ann Sofie Grey/Facebook photo)

Alberta-registered vehicles targeted in Golden during pandemic

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

This note that was stuck to Jessica Ann Sofie Grey’s car. She is currently driving an Alberta registered car that she is borrowing from her mother-in-law, a resident of Alberta. (Jessica Ann Sofie Grey/Facebook photo)
The letter called into question the effectiveness of the No. 1 brake test, which the train had passed prior to departing Calgary, heading towards Field. (CP Rail photo)

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

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

The letter called into question the effectiveness of the No. 1 brake test, which the train had passed prior to departing Calgary, heading towards Field. (CP Rail photo)
Golden Secondary School confident in COVID curriculum

Golden Secondary School confident in COVID curriculum

According to Steve Wyer, the curriculum continues to evolve to better suit students needs

Golden Secondary School confident in COVID curriculum
Lolli Gagnon stands outside of her business, Higher Ground Sports. She took over the business in 2013 with her husband. (Claire Palmer)

Easter bunny to send ambassador to Golden for weekend drive-by

The Easter bunny will be sending his emissary, Egglebert Bunny, to celebrate Easter with Golden

Lolli Gagnon stands outside of her business, Higher Ground Sports. She took over the business in 2013 with her husband. (Claire Palmer)
Positivity rocks: Golden resident brings positivity to community

Positivity rocks: Golden resident brings positivity to community

Brandi Romano hand crafts the rocks with her kids as a distraction from COVID-19

Positivity rocks: Golden resident brings positivity to community
A hand sanitizer dispenser and a sign indicating steps to be taken to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 is seen at an entrance to the Vancouver Convention Centre, in Vancouver, on Saturday, March 14, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Golden’s doctors test community for COVID-19

Physicians are unable to confirm just how many are in a particular community

A hand sanitizer dispenser and a sign indicating steps to be taken to limit the spread of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 is seen at an entrance to the Vancouver Convention Centre, in Vancouver, on Saturday, March 14, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Courtesy of the Kitsap Public Health District

First positive COVID-19 case in Golden.

It was announced on March 17 that COVID-19 has now made its way to Golden.

Courtesy of the Kitsap Public Health District
A freight train killed three men on board when it derailed near Field, B.C., Feb. 4, 2019. (The Canadian Press)

Transportation Safety Board releases update on Field derailment investigation

The fatal derailment occured just over a year ago, killing three

A freight train killed three men on board when it derailed near Field, B.C., Feb. 4, 2019. (The Canadian Press)
CP Rail confirmed a rail car was involved in an ‘uncontrolled movement’ in Field earlier this month. (CP Rail photo)(CP Rail photo)

Runaway rail car reported on same B.C. train line as fatal 2019 derailment

CP Rail confirmed the incident happened on Jan. 14.

CP Rail confirmed a rail car was involved in an ‘uncontrolled movement’ in Field earlier this month. (CP Rail photo)(CP Rail photo)
CP Rail confirmed a rail car was involved in an ‘uncontrolled movement’ in Field earlier this month. (CP Rail photo)(CP Rail photo)

Runaway rail car reported on same train line as fatal 2019 derailment near Field

CP Rail confirmed the incident happened on Jan. 14.

CP Rail confirmed a rail car was involved in an ‘uncontrolled movement’ in Field earlier this month. (CP Rail photo)(CP Rail photo)
CP Rail train derailment near Field, B.C., on February 4. TSB Photo

RCMP to review fatal Field train derailment investigation after evidence points to ‘cover up’

The derailment, which occurred on Feb. 4, 2019, killed three men from Calgary

CP Rail train derailment near Field, B.C., on February 4. TSB Photo
DriveBC webcam capture of Highway 1 just outside of Field, where a vehicle incident occured this morning. Photo submitted.

Highway 1 closure due to vehicle incident in Field

Highway 1 was closed this morning in both directions following a vehicle…

DriveBC webcam capture of Highway 1 just outside of Field, where a vehicle incident occured this morning. Photo submitted.