Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news vertical.
2 days ago | Immigration
A memo sent under the name of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and shared below says that National Guard troops could be deployed in Colorado to round up immigrants. And while the spokesman for President Donald Trump has declared the documen...
3 days ago | Media
In late December, mere weeks after 9News anchor Adele Arakawa announced that she would be leaving the station in June 2017 while blasting a blog post that had predicted her exit, the outlet's longtime sportscaster, Drew Soicher, disappeared from i...
For this month only, the family of Kelsie Jean Schelling, who disappeared in February 2013 after traveling to Pueblo to tell her then-boyfriend she was pregnant, has raised the reward for her "direct return or location" from $50,000 to $100,000. A...
3 days ago | Business
Following a teleconference yesterday that connected Utah Governor Gary Herbert with numerous outdoor-related business interests concerned about the state's public-lands policies, Boulder-based Outdoor Industry Association has announced that the hu...
New and startling video has been released of a fatal crash involving a van and RTD's troubled A Line train that took place early on the morning of Valentine's Day, February 14. The images, on view below, reinforce the Aurora Police Department theo...
The person who died after crashing into a tree while skiing at Winter Park Resort yesterday, February 15, has been identified as Alicyn Mitcham, a seventeen-year-old from Colmesneil, Texas. She is the fifth person to die at a Colorado ski area thi...