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Smoky Air, 4 New Deaths in Jeffco, and a Very Contented Junk Man:  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 – Mon: 4254 | Tues: 4281Deaths in Jeffco – M . . . 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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After years of complaints Golden is rethinking its approach to zoning:  By Paul Albani-BurgioGolden Transcript “It’s just sort of become a mess.” That’s how Cory Miller, Golden’s long term city planner, describes the city’s zoning code, which is theoretically suppose. . . read more

Controversy on the creek:  By Paul Albani-BurgioGolden Transcript On a recent Sunday afternoon, Scott Bernheim went to downtown Golden to grab frozen yogurt with his family. He was shocked by what he saw when arrived, espe. . . read more

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Biden VP pick: Kamala Harris chosen as running mate:  The senator is the first black woman and South Asian American to be a vice-presidential candidate. read more

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Emergency Ordinance Expands Mask Requirements in Golden:  Golden City Council unanimously passed an emergency ordinance during their meeting last n . . . read more

City Closes Creek Access:  Clear Creek Access Administrative Order Ordinance 2140 Requiring Face Coverings in the Ci . . . read more


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Some of Colorado’s largest COVID-19 outbreaks appear to be slowing down:  The state health department considers an outbreak as over when 28 days have passed with no new cases tied to a location or event. read more

Bridge placement over Clear Creek to shut down stretch of U.S. 6 Monday:  A bridge placement over Clear Creek in Jefferson County will shut down a stretch of U.S. Highway 6 on Monday evening for about a 14-hour span. read more

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Applewood clean up day approaches:  Applewood homeowners have an opportunity to help clean up their properties and neighborhood, this coming Aug. 29. Trash, recycling and yard waste. . . read more

Sculpt yourself at Denver's Sculpture Park:  When exercising, location makes a big difference when it comes to how enjoyable the experience can be. Denver Arts & Venues knows this extrem. . . 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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