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Drafts with Drafts, Golden Gallop, Liquor Licensing, Book Group, History Tickets:  This Saturday, September 22nd, plan to attend DRAFTS WITH DRAFTS at the Horse Protection League. This will be a fun night on a beautiful, historic ranch, only 3 miles north of downtown Golden (map). Enjoy food, live music, Westernaires trick ropers, Indian Dancers, and a horse beauty page . . . read more

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Learn Stuff at Home Depot:  Golden’s Home Depot offers several free classes every month, including a children’s build-it-yourself the first Satuday of every month. Learn more…. Here are the upcoming events: Thursday, Sept 20th, 6:30-8PM Build a S’mores Station Friday, Sept 22nd, 10-11:30AM Installing Wall Tile Satur . . . read more

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Golden Fire Department Open House:  Imagine helping your neighbors and fellow residents on what could be the worst day of their lives. The Golden Fire Department (GFD) is in search of men and women who live in Golden who want to be. . . read more

Run for fun to support Golden schools:  By Christy Steadman From tending water stations to emptying recycle bins, about 100 volunteers dedicate their time to make sure runners in the Golden Gallop have a great experience on race day…  . . . read more

Hydrate membranes offer new approach to purify natural gas:  A pair of Colorado School of Mines professors has been awarded $300,000 by the National Science Foundation to design a new kind of membrane that uses gas hydrates to purify natural gas…  Read mor. . . read more

National News:

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BBC News - US & Canada

China hits back at Trump with tariffs on $60bn of US goods:  The measures come after the US imposed tariffs on $200bn of Chinese imports. read more

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From City Hall:

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Golden Fire Department Open House:  Imagine helping your neighbors and fellow residents on what could be the worst day of the . . . read more

Sustainability Open House:  Your input is needed to help shape what defines Sustainability in Golden. Come out Monday . . . read more


Golden News - Denver Post:

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Colorado breaking news, sports, business, weather, entertainment.

Ex-convict who killed Golden man pleads guilty to Chinese student’s shooting ...:  An ex-convict pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing a University of Utah student from China using a gun stolen after another slaying. read more

Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge opens this weekend, completing 17-year s...:  The 17-year conversion of the Cold War-era Rocky Flats nuclear weapons plant into a federal wildlife refuge hits a milestone this weekend with the opening to the public of trails for hiking, biki. . . read more

The Golden Transcript:

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Marijuana education helps prevent trouble:  As your kids return to their school routine, they're one year older and will face new challenges just as they do every year. And if you haven't h. . . read more

Lakewood teen 'ready to keep on living' after cardiac arrest:  About eight weeks after surviving a near-death experience, 17-year-old Taylor Knight of Lakewood is back to doing the normal things that teenager. . . read more

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Newsboy Statue

"Newsboy" is one of Golden's many pieces of public art. He stands at the end of the Washington Avenue bridge in front of the Golden Visitors Center, just across Clear Creek from Golden's historic downtown business district. The headline on the newspaper he holds in the air reads "Truth".


Golden Views - Opinion:

Golden Views

What’s wrong with this picture?:    Have you noticed all the fire department rescue trucks parked near the Clear Creek Trail in Golden the last month or so?   This photo was taken June 12, 2018, and the shiny red truck parked next to the trail … Continue reading read more

From Golden's Mayor:


Finally Facebook Friendly:  Dear Readers,

This blog is moving to Facebook under the name "Mayor Marjorie Sloan." I hope you'll join me there, where I intend to submit much more frequent entries about issues, events, an . . . read more

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