Tag Archives: colorado journalism

Press Club live stream: How to Save The Denver Post

You’ve heard about the Denver Rebellion and the crisis at Colorado’s flagship newspaper. But what can you do as readers? Subscribe to The Denver Post to support […]...

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May 15, 2018 Just In, The Beats, Uncategorized

Colorado is a battlefield in the new newspaper wars. As the body count rises, what can we do?

On Tuesday, three stories that led the home page of Columbia Journalism Review were about Colorado, a state that has become a battlefield in the new newspaper wars— […]...

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May 11, 2018 Just In, Media, The Beats, The Mix

Boulder newspaper opinion editor fired after writing about his paper’s hedge fund owner

Three weeks later, fallout from The Denver Post’s editorial rebellion against owner Digital First Media’s hedge-fund controller hasn’t abated. On Wednesday, Dave Krieger, the editorial page editor of The Boulder Daily Camera, said […]...

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April 26, 2018 Just In, Media, The Beats, The Mix, Uncategorized

How The Denver Post’s rebellion rippled across America

By now you’ve likely heard about The Denver Post’s multi-page editorial broadside at its hedge-fund owner. This week’s newsletter seeks to explain the local and national repercussions of […]...

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April 18, 2018 Just In, Media, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Meet the journalist who’s ‘like a dog with a bone’ on The Denver Post’s hedge-fund owner

In the midst of a savage season of unrelenting newsroom layoffs around the country, including in Denver, one investigative journalist has found an unconventional outlet for focused […]...

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April 3, 2018 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

Mystery in southern Colorado: Who’s going to buy The Pueblo Chieftain?

The Pueblo Chieftain, a newspaper in southern Colorado that has been family owned for 150 years, is in the process of being sold to an […]...

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March 9, 2018 Just In, Media, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

How Colorado’s media gave Russian trolls a megaphone

News outlets in Colorado unwittingly gave a signal boost to sneaky social media trolls created by the Russians to interfere with our 2016 presidential election. […]...

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February 20, 2018 Just In, Media, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

An update on campus free speech in Colorado

During last year’s legislative session, Democratic and Republican legislators came together in a unanimous kumbaya moment to pass a new law expanding free speech on public university campuses— although they […]...

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February 9, 2018 Just In, Media, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

How diverse are Colorado newspaper newsrooms? Well…

Results are in from the latest American Society of News Editors survey on diversity in newsrooms. This year the group partnered with Google News Lab for an […]...

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October 27, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Who paid for ‘sponsored content’ and a ‘paid advertisement’ in Colorado’s weekly political newspaper?

This week,, the state politics vertical of Clarity Media, which owns The Gazette newspaper in Colorado Springs, published on its homepage and in its print edition an item carrying this headline: […]...

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October 13, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs

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How to save the Denver Post— Part II: This Thursday, May 17 at 6:30 p.m.

News junkies in Colorado are embroiled in a fierce debate over how best to save The Denver Post from its vampiric owners – the hedge […]

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The Home Front: A legal challenge to Boulder’s ‘ban on assault weapons’ hits 24 hours after it was voted into law

“Cody Wisniewski made good on his threat Tuesday night to sue Boulder and its council, mounting a legal challenge to the city’s ban on assault […]

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