Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
27 minutes ago | Crime
Law enforcement agencies frequently share wanted posters via social media — so the recent presence of one on the Morgan County Sheriff's Office Facebook page doesn't qualify as a surprise. But the man at the center of it certainly did. The pe...
2 hours ago | News
In August, we told you about Go Topless Fort Collins, a campaign to goad the Fort Collins City Collins into removing the line "the breast or breasts of a female" from its public-indecency ordinance. Months later, the council is considering do...
3 hours ago | Lists
A couple of months back, the folks behind the Hinge dating app shared their list of the seven most eligible young professionals in Denver. Not to be outdone, Match.com is now featuring the eleven hottest and healthiest athletic trainers in Am...
3 hours ago | Crime
Beverly England, the married mother of two young children, vanished in the Salida area on June 12, 1980. Since then, her family and the folks behind numerous websites, as well as the Colorado Bureau of Investigation, have sought to solve the myste...
4 hours ago | Education
Grinding — a dance floor move that calls for one person's ass to be ground into another person's crotch — is hardly a new phenomenon. Videos of the move have been popping up on YouTube for years; see examples below. Now, however, Arapahoe High Sch...
5 hours ago | Interviews
The song “Collaborations Don’t Work” appears near the end of the self-titled new album by FFS, the inspired team of Sparks and Franz Ferdinand — and the timing is perfect. By that point on the recording, the combined efforts of the two bands, whic...