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Editorials, Batholith, Licenses, Open Space, and More:  Dear Readers: I’ve been thinking of starting a guest editorial or letters to the editor section. I suggest this with some trepidation, because I don’t want incoherent rants…we already have Nextdoor for that. I want to provide a place where people can write clear, well-thought-out statemen . . . read more

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Tributary Food Hall, Urban Escape Day Spa, and Farewell:  The much-anticipated Tributary Food Hall is getting close to completion! They are having a Hiring Fare next Monday, June 3rd, from 11AM-2PM. This job fair will be an opportunity for all individuals seeking a variety of positions within our collaborative eating concepts to seek their desir . . . read more

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Footprint testing fiber-based recyclable six-pack ring:  By Megan Smalley Footprint, a Denver-based manufacturer focused on making environmentally friendly packaging solutions, has introduced a plastic-free, fiber-based six-pack ring for beverage cans.. . . read more

Golden City Council adopts Phase I of municipal code changes:  By Christy Steadman In the midst of a four-month moratorium on large residential developments in Golden, city council voted unanimously June 13 to pass Phase I of changes to the Golden Municipal . . . read more

Sunday is a grand time for the Gran Fondo:  By John Akal I have lots of ways that I find out about the upcoming events that I report here in this column, but usually it doesn’t involve a bunch of bright orange signs warning that most of th. . . read more

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Trans Mountain: Canada approves $5.5bn oil pipeline project:  The controversial oil pipeline expansion project stalled after a court quashed previous approval. read more

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From City Hall:

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Suspect In Custody for Attack on Transients in Golden:  Golden, CO – June 17, 2019 — A suspect is in custody for allegedly attacking and beating  . . . read more

Citizen Assistance Grant Deadline June 21:  The deadline for the Citizen Assistance Grant is approaching. This grant is intended to f . . . read more


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Fugitive killed in shootout with Jefferson County sheriff’s SWAT unit, offici...:  A man wanted on felony charges was killed Tuesday afternoon in a shootout with the Jefferson County sheriff's SWAT unit. read more

Suspect in “get out of my city” attacks of homeless men arrested by Golden po...:  A 51-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly attacking two transient men in Golden, police said. read more

The Golden Transcript:

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Take a look at how the stars shine for you:  There's a name for the enormous leap in quality that television programs have seen since the turn of the century -- Peak TV. Thanks to streaming . . . read more

Fourth of July, the Colorado way:  The day before the Continental Congress' adoption of the Declaration of Independence, John Adams wrote a letter to his wife on July 3, 1776 about. . . 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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