State 38 Distillery Owners Open New Golden Barbecue Joint

June 26, 2019

By Mark Antonation

Jessica Smiley says opening a restaurant has been a longtime goal for her and her husband, Sean, who opened State 38 Distillery in Golden in 2013. But the decision got a little easier after a recent road trip. “Sean drove down to Texas and came back towing a 500-gallon smoker,” she notes… Read more…

Lab Effects Offers Roadmap To Better Cannabis Product Formulations Using Terpene Blends That Target Physiological Effects

June 26, 2019

GOLDEN, Colo., June 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — ( Lab Effects, the longest-running terpene laboratory in the cannabis industry, has created what they refer to as Customized Cannabis Medicine™, which just launched on LabEffects.comRead more…

Colorado Native Beers Are First To Use Compostable Six-Pack Rings

June 26, 2019

Golden’s Coors Brewing Company partnered with an eco-friendly packaging company in an effort to reduce plastic waste in our environment… View story…

Police searching for ‘violent’ teen who escaped from youth correctional facility

June 26, 2019

By Kurt Sevits

GOLDEN, Colo. — Law enforcement agencies are trying to locate a ‘violent’ teen offender who escaped from the Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center in Golden… Read more…

City of Golden Weekly Digest

June 26, 2019

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Denver-area doctor pleads guilty to illegally prescribing oxycodone to patient

June 26, 2019

By Saja Hindi

A Denver-area doctor pleaded guilty Tuesday to distributing oxycodone “for no legitimate purpose,” the U.S. Attorney’s Office and Drug Enforcement Administration in Denver announced… Read more…

Inside the Sh*t Show at the Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center

June 25, 2019

By Michael Roberts

A former teen inmate has horror stories to share about Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center, recently the site of a riot in which four inmates and ten staff members were injured; days later, two sex offenders escaped the troubled facility... Read more…

Youth Escapes from Juvenile Detention Center

June 25, 2019

Youth Escapes from Juvenile Detention CenterA youth at Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center was reported missing from his room shortly after midnight on Tuesday, June 25th. The youth, Quinn Scaggs (pictured – DOB 7/19/01) is considered a violent offender… Read more…

ARTSWEEK GOLDEN Returns July 8 – 14

June 25, 2019

ARTSWEEK GOLDEN returns July 8 – 14 with a week-long celebration of the arts orchestrated by the Foothills Art Center and culminating in the Foothills Fine Arts Festival, a weekend juried arts festival featuring national artists exhibiting their works in downtown Golden… Read more…

Creek safety when the water is high

June 25, 2019

We’ve had a lot of rain recently. And no doubt you’ve heard about the massive amounts of snowpack in the high country, and the potential for high levels of runoff this season. So how does this impact Clear Creek in Golden?  Read more…