Man dies following shooting in Golden

October 27, 2020

By Paul Albani-Burgio
Golden Transcript

A 49-year-old man has been charged with murdering a man outside of Golden on Oct. 24… Read more…

Golden woman runs 278 miles over 56 hours to win unique race

October 26, 2020

By Paul Albani-Burgio
Golden Transcript

A lot of trips to Tennessee revolve around visiting Graceland or the Grand Ole Opry. But last week Golden’s Courtney Dauwalter went down to the Volunteer State with an entirely different kind of goal: to keep running one 4.1-mile lap an hour for as long as she possibly could… Read more…

IX Water: The Water Can Be Fixed, But With Whose Money?

October 26, 2020

By Dana Blankenhorn
Investor Place

In Colorado, a company called IX Water has launched a crowdfunding program on StartEngine, hoping to raise $1 million via private investing to commercialize its brackish water treatment system… Read more…

Dinosaur Ridge October E-Tracks

October 26, 2020

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RTD’s latest cuts point toward future that favors higher-demand bus routes

October 26, 2020

By Jon Murray
Denver Post

Facing the cataclysmic shock of a once-in-a-century pandemic, the Regional Transportation District is in no position to expand serviceanytime soon. But that isn’t keeping the agency from mulling a reshuffling plan that points to potentially seismic future changes in how — and where — it runs bus lines… Read more…

Man arrested in Saturday night Jefferson County killing

October 26, 2020

By Shelly Bradbury
Denver Post

A 49-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the Saturday night killing of a 40-year-old acquaintance, according to the Jefferson County sheriff’s office… Read more…

Dining on the Rails: Union Pacific Apple Pie

October 25, 2020

Colorado Railroad Museum

The apple doesn’t fall far… from the train car

Happy Fall, Y’all! When it comes to fall fruit, the apple is king. One only has to think of quotes or sayings about apples to recognize their popularity in American cuisine… Read more…

JCPH Launches New Campaign “Together We Go Forward”

October 25, 2020

Jefferson County Public Health

Jefferson County, Colo. – Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH) today announced and launched a new public information campaign aimed to slow the spread of COVID-19 in Jefferson County by reminding people of their important role in this effort. The campaign, called “Together We Go Forward,” highlights six individual actions that, when combined at a collective level, make a big difference and help protect our community’s health, safety and economy… Read more…

Alumni ratings land Mines at No. 12 on Top 25 U.S. Universities list

October 23, 2020

Colorado School of Mines Newsroom

Colorado School of Mines sits at No. 12 in a new ranking of the Top 25 U.S. Universities based on the reviews of those best suited to evaluate a college or university’s quality—its alumni… Read more…

Colorado’s specialty crop industry receives $850,000 in USDA grant funds

October 22, 2020

The Fence Post

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — The Colorado Department of Agriculture is pleased to announce the recipients of more than $850,000 in grant funding to support Colorado’s specialty crop industry. Specialty crops include fruits and vegetables, tree nuts, and horticulture, greenhouse, and nursery plants. This year’s recipients are diverse in crop, location, and project scope, and include ongoing projects as well as multiple first-time applicants.

First-time awardee GoFarm, a not-for-profit organization in Golden… Read more…