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Droplets, Diamonds, and Citizen Initiatives:  Public Health ReferencesCDC * Colorado * Jefferson County * City of Golden Coronavirus report from Jeffco Public Health’s Case Summary Page, as of 3PM Monday: Cases in JeffcoThursday: 2766 | Monday: 2843Deaths in JeffcoThursday: 212 | Monday: 212Ever Hospitalized in JeffcoThursday: 425 |  . . . read more

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From trails in a dirt lot, to a world-spanning sport:  

By John Akal Although I wouldn’t exactly call myself a pioneer of the sport, I can say that my friends and I used to ride our stingray bikes on the trails around Golden well before anyone ever thought of something called a mountain bike. Back in the late 1960’s the trails were pretty much . . .

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Golden Community Center:  City of Golden Greetings!The Golden Community Center is ready for a Safe Return! Our phased plan adheres to strict safety protocols for both guests and staff which include reduced facility capaci. . . read more

Guide to July 4th Weekend in Golden:  City of Golden Access to Clear Creek is closed – We know this is a popular weekend for hanging out in and along the creek, which is why we had to take bold action to close it off to help prevent . . . read more

South Table Mountain Park Plan:  Jefferson County Open Space Work is underway at South Table Mountain Park to formalize trails and expand visitor information management. The goals of this project are to protect nesting raptors, . . . read more

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Bubba Wallace: Nascar driver's defiant tweet over Trump's 'hate':  "Love over hate," Bubba Wallace says, after the president calls a story over a garage noose a "hoax". read more

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Guide to July 4th Weekend in Golden:  Access to Clear Creek is closed – We know this is a popular weekend for hanging out in an . . . read more

Golden Takes Bold Action to Protect Community:  Clear Creek Access Administrative Order Face Coverings on Public Property Administrative  . . . read more


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Clear Creek in Golden to close for holiday weekend as COVID-19 fears grow:  Clear Creek will remain closed until further notice. read more

Person dies after water rescue on Clear Creek Tuesday evening:  A woman died after being rescued from Clear Creek in Golden on Tuesday evening, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office. The victim was believed to have been in the water for more than. . . read more

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Fire engulfs homes under construction in Highlands Ranch:  South Metro Fire Rescue personnel sprang into action in Highlands Ranch Monday after a cluster of homes under construction was engulfed in flames. read more

JCPH says it will take legal action against Bandimere for July 4 show:  Jefferson County Public Health is promising to pursue legal action against Bandimere Speedway's owner after the speedway held a racing event on J. . . 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".


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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

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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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