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Rising Cases, Halloween Chemistry, Miners Alley Variety Show, TWO VFW Hallowe...:  Coronavirus/COVID-19 Public Health ReferencesCDC * Colorado * Jefferson County * City of Golden JCPHD updates these numbers Monday through Friday at about 3 PM. Here’s the most recent Coronavirus report from Jeffco Public Health’s Case Summary Page: Cases in Jeffco – Weds: 8745 | Thurs: 8 . . . 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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Molson Coors Reports 2020 Third Quarter Results and Provides Revitalization P...:  Business Wire GOLDEN, Colo. & MONTREAL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Molson Coors Beverage Company (NYSE: TAP; TSX: TPX) today reported results for the 2020 third quarter. Molson Coors president and chief exec. . . read more

City of Golden Police Blotter:  Oct 27, 2020  Oct 28, 2020  read more

As COVID-19 cases rise, large gatherings limited, more restrictions possible:  City of Golden Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) announced on October 16 that the county was at risk for tighter restrictions, as the two-week COVID-19 case counts were the highest since the . . . read more

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Walmart pulls guns from display over 'civil unrest' concerns:  Walmart has removed gun and ammunition displays from its stores citing concerns of "civil unrest". read more

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As COVID-19 cases rise, large gatherings limited, more restrictions possible:  Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) announced on October 16 that the county was at risk . . . read more

Tricks & tips for a safe Halloween:  Celebrating Halloween this year doesn’t have to mean crying into an empty treat bag! The  . . . read more


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RTD’s latest cuts point toward future that favors higher-demand bus routes:  RTD's board this week is poised to approve a new service plan that in January would suspend three regional bus routes with low ridership, including downtown commuter buses to Conifer, Evergreen a. . . read more

Fire destroys gazebo near Jefferson County courthouse in Golden:  A gazebo, near the Jefferson County courthouse in Golden, was destroyed by fire on Wednesday night and an investigation is underway. read more

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Busy summer for Rocky Mountain air tankers:  With an unprecedented number of wildland forest fires in Colorado and the bulk of the Western states this summer, the air tankers at Rocky Mounta. . . read more

Jeffco and JCEA approve changes to latest agreement:  On Oct. 2, the Jeffco Public Schools Board of Education voted unanimously to approve a compensation agreement with the Jefferson County Education. . . 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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