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Free Art, Free History, Local Farmers Day, Eighties Music, and Gems & Minerals:  Many thanks to our February sponsors! If you find this daily email valuable, please consider sponsoring us for the month of March. As NPR always says, “We can’t do this without you.” The current exhibits at Foothills Art Center are the “Members Show” and the “Power of Process: A Jeffco St . . . 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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Explore Golden’s Rich History at the Golden History Museum:  By Jamie SiebrasaColorado Parent The past comes alive at this free multi-gen-friendly museum… Read more… read more

Golden Landmarks Association Announces 2020 Living Landmark Honorees:  From Chris LykinsGolden Landmarks Association GOLDEN, CO — Golden Landmarks Association (GLA) is proud to announce our Living Landmark honorees for 2020. GLA ( has selecte. . . read more

City of Golden Weekly Digest:  In this issue… read more

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John Ratcliffe: Trump picks lawmaker again for US spy boss:  Mr Ratcliffe's first nomination was withdrawn last year amid concerns he adorned his CV. read more

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COVID-19 update from Jefferson County Public Health:  A Message from Jefferson County Public Health: It’s normal to be concerned about new dise . . . read more

New youth tobacco prevention law goes into effect March 1:  As part of the City of Golden’s efforts to reduce youth access to and use of tobacco prod . . . read more


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Calls to save Jeffco Fairgrounds get louder as county scrambles for a fix:  Jefferson County's elected leaders on Tuesday began the precarious task of threading a fiscal needle to keep its nearly 70-year-old county fairgrounds in operation, as the reality of a budget cru. . . read more

Final 2 defendants sentenced in 2019 murder of Cymone Duran:  The final two defendants found guilty last month in the killing of 28-year-old Cymone Duran were sentenced Monday, according to a news release from the First Judicial District Attorney's Office. read more

The Golden Transcript:

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Q&A with Jeffco Public Health about the coronavirus:  It is a difficult task to surf the web or turn on the TV and not see or hear about the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) -- and during this tim. . . read more

Editorial cartoon for Feb. 27:  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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