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Murder, Mayhem, and Memorial Day:  The first “Murder, Mayhem, and Madness” tour of the year will take place tonight.  If you’ve never taken this tour, you should.  It covers the seamier side of Golden’s history, including lynchings, shootouts, and murders.  Meet at the Golden Visitors Center (10th & Washington) at 8PM.  Pa . . . read more

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Sale at Truly BoHotique:  Truly BoHotique suggests that you get a jump start on the holiday weekend with great savings during our Memorial Day Sidewalk Sale. Use promo code “memorialday” when shopping sale merchandise online. Clearance items are available in store only and are final sales.  Truly – a BoHotique  |  . . . read more

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Team Molebots participates in Drillbotics competition:  A group of five Colorado School of Mines students recently competed in the 2017 Drillbotics Competition, one of seven teams to make it to the final round of the international competition. …  Read. . . read more

Four Colorado Distillers Come Together to Craft Unique Straight Rye Whiskey:  GOLDEN, COLORADO (May 25, 2017) – On June 1, four Colorado distilleries will come together for the first-ever Colorado Whiskey Collaboration Project. Each distillery will hand-craft a rye whiskey. . . read more

We’re making a change that we hope you’ll support:  Readers are always telling us how much they appreciate the stories we report and emphasizing the importance of what we do – giving them the timely, informative, thorough and, sometimes, surprisin. . . read more

National News:

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BBC News - US & Canada

Climate change: Trump keeps world waiting on Paris deal:  The US president says he will announce this week if he will pull out of the Paris agreement. read more

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From City Hall:

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Help the GHM select a mascot for kids!:  The Golden History Museum is in the process of selecting a mascot figure for a series of  . . . read more

Hands-on History Camp spots still available!:  If you haven’t signed your kid up for Hands-on History summer camp yet, don’t wait too lo . . . read more


Golden News - Denver Post:

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

Trump budget stirs unease in Boulder science community:  The release of President Donald Trump's $4.1 trillion spending plan for the fiscal year starting in October sparked concern on Tuesday in Boulder's scientific community for its potential impact o. . . read more

Trump’s budget expected to massively slash research on renewable energy – and...:  The Trump administration is expected to propose massive cuts to federal government research on wind and solar energy next week. The proposed cuts, would reverberate dramatically at the National R. . . read more

The Golden Transcript:

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Wheat Ridge officers honored for lifesaving actions:  When Wheat Ridge resident Brian Geer heard a woman screaming on the porch outside his home, his first instinct was to run outside to help her. Wh. . . read more

Jeffco school board members announce re-election campaigns:  A majority of the Jefferson County Board of Education will seek to maintain their seats this November. Board president Ron Mitchell, Susan Harmo. . . 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

Blue Ribbon Report:  The Blue Ribbon Panel on Golden’s Economic Future has submitted its report on how to close the long term gap between the City’s anticipated income and expenses.  The report is short on specific numbers, but contains two enlightening graphs.  One … 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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