Chris Walker covers news and music as a staff writer at Westword. Prior to living in Denver, he spent two years bicycling across Eurasia, during which he wrote feature stories for VICE, NPR, Forbes, and The Atlantic. Read more of Chris's feature work and view his portfolio here.
5 days ago | Travel
Blair Stapp got the idea to start Blank House after hosting lots of visitors through Airbnb. Stapp was constantly being asked for suggestions of things to check out, and noticed that a lot of the listings that guests were looking at through websit...
8 days ago | Commentary
This morning I had the hilarious experience of witnessing two California transplants go through an absolute freakout over their first Colorado snowstorm.
11 days ago | News
Who oversees ethics complaints lodged against the Denver District Attorney? It's a question that most people didn't realize was problematic until a Boulder man named Jerry Greene filed a complaint about former DA Mitch Morrissey in fall 2015.
12 days ago | News
On Wednesday, October 4, Mayor Michael Hancock announced an initiative called Denver Talks, a six-week-long series of events that aims to bring together Denverites for discussions around race and social justice. With a passing reference to the NFL...
18 days ago | Immigration
With or without a legal definition of "sanctuary city," it's now clear that the White House, DHS and ICE all believe that Denver fits the bill.
18 days ago | Concert Reviews
The Larimer Lounge may be one of Denver's great venues, but when the smoke machines fog the air, it's impossible to tell.