Tag Archives: colorado journalism

The Denver Post’s politics desk implodes. Three of its team will write for The Sun.

Within the span of about a week, The Denver Post’s state and federal politics team crumbled as three reporters and an editor quit. That’s after Statehouse reporter Brian […]...

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July 20, 2018 All stories, Just In, Media, Politics, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix, Uncategorized

Colorado’s Park County ‘filed a legal complaint’ against Evergreen Newspapers and two of its reporters to block access to a teen’s autopsy

A board of commissioners in Park County, acting “by and through” the county coroner, “filed a legal complaint against the Canyon Courier’s umbrella organization Evergreen Newspapers, […]...

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June 7, 2018 All stories, Just In, Media, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix, Uncategorized

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

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7/20 Women-only dance party!

Attention womenfolk: Come let off some steam and dance with The Colorado Independent! Wear red and join us for a night of drinks, music, dancing and […]

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Here are potential questions that could be on your November ballot in Colorado

We already know the six big questions that will be on your ballot to answer in the fall, from lowering the required age for state lawmakers to […]

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