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Hard Times, Safety, Music, and 1966 Events:  COVID Updates Everyone 16 OR OLDER is eligible to get the vaccine. Appointments to Get the COVID VaccineState of Colorado’s Find Out Where You Can Get Vaccinated page | Lutheran Medical Center | JCPH Clinic in Arvada (70+ only) | Jefferson County Public Health’s . . . 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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City of Golden Weekly Digest:  In this issue… read more

Striving for Racial Equity:  City of Golden Hiring a Consultant The City received 12 proposals from firms interested in working with Golden on creating a racial equity plan. View the proposals and take the short survey below. . . read more

Jefferson County also moving to Level Blue on Friday, opening capacity limits...:  By Ryan OsborneDenver Channel 7 GOLDEN, Colo. — With the state handing COVID-19 authority over to local governments this week, Jefferson County Public Health on Tuesday issued a public health ord. . . read more

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Daunte Wright shooting: US ex-officer Kim Potter charged over killing:  The former officer who shot Daunte Wright in Minneapolis faces a charge of second-degree manslaughter. read more

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Where the West Lives!

Help conserve water as CO faces extreme drought:  Most of Colorado (and all of Jefferson County) is in either an extreme or exceptional dro . . . read more

Get ready for spring with a Garden In A Box kit:  Every spring, the City of Golden and Resource Central partner to offer a fun and affordab . . . read more


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Federal money flows into Denver suburbs and now they have to figure out how t...:  Cities and counties in the Denver metro will have millions to spend on things like broadband and infrastructure projects, even though more than 25% of the state’s municipalities saw revenues go u. . . read more

Golden police accuse man of voyeurism, posting footage of women onto porn sites:  A nearly 6-month-long Golden police investigation involving accusations of filming a woman without her knowledge and posting the footage onto pornography sites led to the discovery of multitudes . . . read more

The Golden Transcript:

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Miners Alley returns with a little zen:  It may be more than a year later than hoped for, but Golden's Miners Alley Playhouse is finally getting a new season off the ground - and it's do. . . read more

Jeffco lays out two-phased plan for return to normalcy:  COVID-19 restrictions are about to get looser in Jeffco as the county charts what it hopes will be a path out of the pandemic and back to pre-COV. . . 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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