Golden Chamber 2020

February 14, 2020

Nola Krajewski with the Golden Chamber of Commerce sat down with the Cloud on a picture perfect Colorado day to chat about the 100th Anniversary of the chamber… Listen…

MINES BASEBALL STARTS STRONG IN HOUSTON

February 14, 2020

Minute Maid Park was at the center of the sporting universe a few weeks ago, as one of the greatest scandals in sports history emerged from the Houston Astros’ home. However, there was another major event that took place at the beginning of the month and that was the season opener for Mines baseball. Unlike the Astros scandal, there was a lot more promise on display in Houston as Mines would go 2-1 to start the year, with their only loss on the weekend being to #4 Central Missouri by one run in ten innings… Read more…

Colorado School of Mines receives $4.5M challenge gift to fund new business venture center

February 14, 2020

The parents of two recent Colorado School of Mines graduates have made a multimillion-dollar challenge gift to fund a new business venture center on the university’s campus… Read more…

City of Golden Weekly Digest

February 12, 2020

In this issue…

Environmental film festival returns bigger and better for 14th year

February 12, 2020

By Paul Albani-Burgio

When the Colorado Environmental Film Festival returns to Golden for the 14th straight year later this month, festival veteran Dave Steinke says festgoers can expect an event that is both bigger and better than ever… Read more…

Sheriff, County Commissioners discuss lingering jail crisis

February 12, 2020

By Paul Albani-Burgio

When Jefferson County Sheriff Jeff Shrader told the county Board of Commissioners that the county was nearing the next stage of its jail crowding crisis, it provided an opportunity for Shrader and the board to discuss the issue and possible solutions… Read more…

Lookout Mountain youth center reorganizing following multiple problems

February 12, 2020

By Paul Albani-Burgio

After a tumultuous year that saw two convicted sex offenders escape and both residents and staff members alike injured in multiple incidents, the Lookout Mountain Youth Services Center in Golden is being reorganized around a new guiding principal: “smaller is better.” Read more…

Colorado-style’ barbecue restaurant to open on South Golden Road

February 12, 2020

By Paul Albani-Burgio

When Lakewood couple Rachael and Coy Webb were making plans to open their own barbecue restaurant, they considered locations in small towns and mountain communities that exuded the kind of community feel they wanted to cultivate in their new establishment… Read more…

Mines reloads with heavy metro area recruiting

February 12, 2020

Colorado School of Mines football signed 31 student-athletes to National Letters of Intent on Feb. 5, welcoming the next generation of players to Marv Kay Stadium… Read more…

Golden boys hoops keeps one-step ahead of 4A Jeffco foes

February 12, 2020

By Dennis Pleuss

GOLDEN — It’s simple math for Golden’s boys basketball team when it comes to winning the Class 4A Jeffco League title.

The Demons — No. 8 in the CHSAANow.com 4A boys basketball rankings — can reclaim the conference crown with wins over No. 10 Green Mountain, D’Evelyn and Wheat Ridge over the next two weeks… Read more…