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Golden baseball belts Green Mountain with 9-run first inning

By Dennis Pleuss
Colorado Preps

GOLDEN — Luca Casali broke out of a mini-slump in a big way Thursday afternoon.

The Golden junior went 3-for-4 from the plate with a pair of 3-run home runs to go along with a double in the Demons’ dominating 14-0 victory in five innings over rival Green Mountain (5-2 record) on the baseball diamond... Read more...

Avenue Flashes: Former Easter Bunny highlights a spring event

By John Akal
Golden Transcript

Well, I made it through Easter without having to wear some kind of Easter Bunny costume this year. I know that sounds ridiculous, but it’s not as crazy as it sounds. Once, long ago when I was a young, handsome fellow I ended up getting hired to be the Easter Bunny at Heritage Square Amusement Park, which used to be here on the south side of Golden... Read more...

On thin ice: Local ice climbers adapt to a warming world 

By Meryl Phair
Golden Transcript

On the rock crags of Clear Creek Canyon, water flows harden into ice as solid as the rocks beneath them. As temperatures drop across Colorado’s Front Range during the winter, a dynamic balance between cold nights that freeze ice and warmer days that thaw it enough for the water beneath to flow, keeps the ice consistently thick. 

Secret Waterfall, Mickey’s Big Mouth and Coors Light have become reliable routes for ice climbers just outside of Golden. While adapting to changes on the ice is as necessary to a climber as ice axes and crampons, climbers say that in recent years, the ice flows have been shifting... Read more...

JCPH Announces 2023 Public Health Champions During NPHW (También Disponible en Español)

Jefferson County Public Health

Jefferson County, Colo. — At Jefferson County Public Health (JCPH), we take great pride in our county and are grateful for the chance to serve our residents, striving to make our home a healthier and safer place for everyone. However, we understand that we can't achieve this alone. During a time when the importance of public health has never been more evident, we acknowledge those who have demonstrated exceptional dedication and innovation in advancing the health and well-being of Jefferson County... Read more...