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Hello from 2018 to the people of 2068

Hello from the year 2018. This issue of the Golden Transcript is to be included in the city of Golden’s new time capsule, which will be sealed and buried, to not be reopened until 2068. The 50-year … more

'A big celebration with a small-town feel'

Be it the lights along Washington Avenue, the decorations that merchants put up or the family and community festivities, Golden is the place to be for the holidays. “What makes it so special is … more

Uber driver arrested on suspicion of kidnapping

Jefferson County sheriff's deputies arrested an Uber driver Nov. 11 for a suspected kidnapping incident involving a teenaged girl in Golden. Ahmed Muse, 30, faces second-degree kidnapping, false … more

And just like that, it’s Christmastime in the city

As I’m sitting here writing this column, the snow has been falling all day and I can hear the snowplows rumbling down the street. That song “It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas” keeps … more

Jeffco goes deep blue

All contested Jefferson County elected positions on the ballot this year have gone the way of the Democrats, as of Nov. 9. While candidates note that getting the job done in many of the county … more

Uniting the past, present and future

The event was something like that of time travel — both from the past and into the future. “It's exciting to be a part of my town's history,” said 11-year-old Addison Helms who has lived in … more

Golden votes no to lower voting age

While it's not surprising to adult advocates that Golden's ballot question to lower the voting age didn't pass, the teen advocates feel differently. “I think all of us were so optimistic, and we … more

Golden votes not to allow teen voters

Golden’s ballot question 2E, which proposes to allow 16-and-17-year-old residents to vote in municipal elections is failing with 65.05 percent voting against the idea, as of 8 p.m. on Election … more

In the mad rush towards Christmas here’s where to find those truly unique gifts

Halloween is over so you know what that means. It means we kind of gloss over Thanksgiving and go straight into the beginning of the Christmas frenzy. You know it’s coming when you start seeing … more

Colorado-based 98th Signal Battalion prepares for deployment

For Capt. Justin Brown, an Arvada resident, deployment means leaving his family and friends behind. It means leaving beautiful Colorado, missing ski season and racking up his mountain bike. But it … more

What was going on in 1968?

The year 1968 was a tumultuous time in history. It was the peak of Vietnam War protests. Under Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidency from 1963-1969, more than 50,000 American troops were fighting overseas … more

Golden looks back to 1968

Andrea Frederick reflects on the time she spent at Golden High School: “They were good years,” she said. It was a small school — probably no more than 500 students in the entire school, … more

Golden's mayor honors the contributions of others

Sometimes you serve others just because it’s the right thing to do. “One question that every great volunteer in this room has asked,” said John O’Leary, the keynote speaker at Golden’s … more

Don’t let this clean-up chance leaf you behind

Quick, when I say November, what’s the first thing you think about? Probably Thanksgiving, or some of the things that go on the table for that occasion. Maybe you think of the snow starting to fall … more

Council approves street vacation for new S-shaped road on Arapahoe

The city will be vacating about 2,400 square feet on Arapahoe Street to make way for Calvary Episcopal Church’s celebration plaza. This has been in planning for “many, many years,” said the … more

USGS comes to Mines in new partnership

Faculty and students at the Colorado School of Mines will now have more opportunities to work alongside career scientists, thanks to a long-term partnership between Mines and the U.S. Geological … more

Golden boys soccer pounces early in playoff win over Fort Morgan

ARVADA — Golden didn’t waste any time Wednesday night on getting its first boys soccer playoff in five years. The No. 11-seeded Demons defeated No. 22 Fort Morgan 4-0 in the opening round of … more

Mines students take on mental health and suicide prevention efforts

Mental health struggles and suicide prevention awareness are not issues that affect only college students. “No matter what you’re doing in life, you can be affected by mental health issues,” … more

Golden wins first Jeffco League boys soccer title since 2007

LAKEWOOD — It’s been more than a decade, so winning the Class 4A Jeffco League boys soccer title was special for Golden on Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Lakewood Memorial Field. “It feels pretty damn … more

Break out the costumes and prep for a terrific Halloween

I think I may have mentioned this in years gone by, but Halloween at my house takes on a whole new dimension. It’s always been my favorite holiday and I like to decorate a little bit and put … more
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