Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
14 hours ago | Media
Longtime 9News morning personality Kyle Dyer has announced that she's leaving the station on September 7 after twenty years on the job, joining what by now is a sizable crowd of longtime talents to have exited from Denver's longtime news-ratings l...
17 hours ago | News
A federal lawsuit against Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and other city officials, filed by one of Hizzoner's former best buds and top advisors, has been dismissed by U.S. District Court Judge John Kane -- just when filings in the case were getting ...
17 hours ago | Business
Slot houses, as they've been dubbed by CU Denver's Christine Franck, are among the most controversial, and most hated, building styles currently on view in the Denver metro area. But there's another approach that raises the hackles of Denver City ...
18 hours ago | News
In recent weeks, three Denver Sheriff Department deputies — William Jackson, Steven Roybal and Monwell Fuller — have been fired for using excessive force against inmates at Denver County Jail. Afterward, Denver Sheriff Patrick Firman issued a toug...
2 days ago | Lists
After the Broncos' 22-0 preseason-opening victory over the Chicago Bears on August 11, plenty of fans on Twitter were sufficiently reassured about the ongoing quarterback controversy to predict a return visit to the Super Bowl. Not anymore. On Sat...
2 days ago | Crime
Early yesterday morning, a man was shot to death outside a strip club — specifically PT's All Nude, also known as PT's Centerfold Show Club, located at 3480 Galena Street. Such venues have been the setting for similar violent crimes numerous ...