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Fall, MTAB, and the Colorado Central:  Today is the Autumnal Equinox. That means that we have equal amounts of day and night. Welcome to fall! 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 fro . . . 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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THE SAGA OF SOUTH TABLE:  By Aidan LewisThe Oregigger It’s a Mines right-of-passage, it’s also trespassing. Yes, the famous hike to the top of Castle Rock that so many Mines students, Golden residents, and tourists alike . . . read more

The Future of the Astor House:  City of Golden On July 23, 2020, City Council decided that they would accept community based proposals for lease of the Astor House at 12th and Arapahoe Streets. Council is not interested in a sa. . . read more

Transfer agreement opens pathway to computer science at Mines:  By Mark RamirezColorado School of Mines Newsroom A new statewide transfer agreement will make it simpler for community college students across Colorado to transfer into Colorado School of Mines’ . . . read more

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Pascale Ferrier: White House ricin package suspect in court:  Pascale Ferrier, a Canadian computer programmer, is also accused of mailing poison to Texas authorities. read more

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Golden Launches Laundry-to-Landscape Water Conservation/Reuse Program:  The City of Golden launches a Laundry-to-Landscape (L2L) program, enabling residents to b . . . read more

Striving for Racial Equity:  An inclusive and welcoming Golden read more


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Two Colorado K-12 schools report COVID-19 outbreaks among staff, two outbreak...:  Two Colorado K-12 schools have reported outbreaks of the new coronavirus since restarting in-person classes earlier this month, both involving infected staff members. read more

Denver jail, detention center, homeless population have some of Colorado’s la...:  Colorado had 25 new outbreaks in last week, including 6 at restaurants, 5 at long-term care facilities and 2 in churches. read more

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Dakota Ridge senior Jacob White dominates at Durden Invitational:  ARVADA -- There were a couple of significant changes during the annual cross country Wildcat Invitational hosted by Arvada West High School. Firs. . . read more

Jeffco golfers wrap up league play at West Woods Golf Club:  ARVADA -- The final Jeffco League boys golf tournament of the season had a very different feel than normal Sept. 14 at West Woods Golf Club in Ar. . . 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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