Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
1 hour ago | Marijuana
On Friday, the Colorado Attorney General's Office shared its official response to a complaint filed with the U.S. Supreme Court by Nebraska and Oklahoma over Colorado's marijuana laws. But while the AG's office asks the Supremes to reject the argu...
2 hours ago | Comment of the Day
Word that Dynel Lane wouldn't be charged with murder after the death of a baby she allegedly cut from Michelle Wilkins's womb unleashed a torrent of commentary. Most readers ranged from feeling unhappy with the decision to very, very unh...
3 hours ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blog posts are all about beauty. At our Music blog, Jon Solomon explains why Beauty Bar is closing after a final shindig on April 4. Purple Row's Ryan Schoppe details a spring-training double-defeat of the Arizona Diamondbacks at the hands ...
8 hours ago | Crime
We've covered plenty of road-rage incidents over the years, some of them quite unusual. One example: The case of Steven Paula, who was arrested for punching out another motorist after his daughter allegedly shared a video of him doing it on Snapch...
10 hours ago | Crime
We've been keeping you up to date on the latest developments involving Michelle Wilkins, who was seven-months pregnant when her unborn baby was cut from her womb, allegedly by Dynel Lane, for whom charges are still pending. Most of the news has be...
10 hours ago | Lists
Yelp has become an indispensable online resource — and an entertaining one, too, since users have such widely varied opinions. For proof, look no further than the Yelp-generated roster of weird attractions in Denver. Some of the items in the top t...