Tag Archives: colorado media

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

The Denver Post layoff aftermath— one week later

In the week since The March 14 Massacre at The Denver Post, we now know who some of the departing journalists are among the proposed 30 cuts, the […]...

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March 23, 2018 Just In, Media, The Beats, The Blogs, 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

Candidate for governor backtracks on remarks about The Denver Post after a recording leaks

A juicy item hit the web Monday when progressive consultant and media watcher Jason Salzman published a blog post and an audio clip of Republican candidate for governor Doug Robinson saying this to a […]...

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September 21, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

MEDIA: The Denver Post, troll slayer

Don’t read the comments, don’t feed the trolls. It’s something you hear plenty in digital media as comment sections become swirling cesspools of incivility. One of […]...

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September 1, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The Colorado Statesman turns a page. Now it’s called Colorado Politics.

When Clarity Media bought The Colorado Statesman a couple months ago, the plan was to eventually strip the print-and-online politics trade journal of its name and replace it with Colorado […]...

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August 25, 2017 Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

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Families in Motion: Stories of Immigration, Migration and Other Life Changes

When: Thursday April 19th, 6:30-8:00 PM Where: Louisville Public Library, 951 Spruce St.  Space is Limited – Registration is Required Whether you’re a newcomer or […]

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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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