Tag Archives: Denver Post

Layoffs lash The Denver Post. Again. But this time is different.

If someone were to produce a near-future dystopian film about hedge-fund journalism — let’s call it Layoff Season — a scene about The Denver Post might look like this: A […]...

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December 1, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Home Front, The Mix

Quick on the draw: Cartoonist Mike Keefe and his thing about gun violence

Some of us here at The Independent have, in one way or another, been working with Pulitzer-winning cartoonist Mike Keefe for a few decades. We […]...

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October 4, 2017 Criminal Justice, Just In, Keefe, The Beats, Uncategorized

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

John Oliver takes aim at the broadcast giant trying to gobble Denver TV stations

Sinclair broadcasting, which already owns 173 local TV stations around the country, wants to buy The Tribune Media Company, which owns more than 40 local TV […]...

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July 14, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

The Denver Post won’t drug test incoming journalists anymore

Ricardo Baca, the former— and the first— marijuana editor for The Denver Post might just leave a legacy at the paper beyond what clacked out of his […]...

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June 16, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

A Colorado reporter finds criminal evidence— in a landfill

This story is something else. First the background: Fremont County law enforcement have been working on a cold case murder of a 17-year-old girl who was shot near Cañon […]...

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May 23, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

To cut costs The Denver Post will move its newsroom out of Denver

The iconic, curved cruise-ship-looking white and green-tinted glass Denver Post headquarters in downtown Denver near the Capitol will move its newsroom and advertising departments to the paper’s […]...

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May 12, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

Driver who killed Denver Post reporter Colleen O’Connor pleads guilty to vehicular homicide

  The 23-year-old motorist who struck and killed Denver Post reporter Colleen O’Connor last summer faces prison time after he pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide-reckless driving, […]...

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January 23, 2017 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

She lost her fight for pollution records from a Colorado Springs coal plant. Then she checked her inbox.

  Is a coal plant near her son’s school polluting the air? That’s what Monument resident Leslie Weise has wanted to know for years, and she […]...

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December 9, 2016 Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix

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Don’t miss: Citizens’ Climate Lobby Energy Speaker Series

Members of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby are proud to offer their Monthly Energy Speaker Series, an opportunity for learning and community engagement on the important […]

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The Home Front: ‘There is no contingency plan’ for the estimated 90k Colorado families who rely on CHIP for basic healthcare

“Everyone from government officials to late night hosts are sounding the alarm as the Child Health Insurance Program runs out of money, putting almost nine […]

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