Golden Star (newspaper)

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Golden Star

description Local newspaper
language English
publishing company Black Press Group Ltd. (Canada)
Headquarters Golden
First edition 1891
Web link

Golden Star (also: The Golden Star ) is a local newspaper in Golden , British Columbia , Canada . The owner is the newspaper publisher Black Press , and Michele LaPointe was the editor-in-chief in February 2017. The Golden Star appears in print as well as online. The print edition appears once a week on a Wednesday.


The origins of the Golden Star go back to 1891 when the newspaper was founded by an Australian mining engineer during the so-called Golden Era. The newspaper was given its current name twelve years later by a new owner. Subsequently, the newspaper was run by the Fish family for 60 years. In 2003, the Golden Star became a member of the Brunch Conversations Networking Group (BCNG).


In November 2016, the newspaper had a circulation of 1,141 copies.

Web links

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Publications. Retrieved February 22, 2017 (American English).
  2. a b Golden Star Publishing | Newspaper | Reporters | Golden | BC | Kicking Horse Country Chamber of Commerce. Retrieved February 22, 2017 .
  3. Black Press ROP 2016 Media Kit. Black Press, accessed February 22, 2017 .