Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
39 minutes ago | News
FINDINGS and CONCLUSIONS 1. On July 10, 2014, Officer James Medina and Officer Cheryl Smith independently responded to assist DPD Officer Ramone Young with a sick and intoxicated male who had fallen over a chair at the Burger King at 3200 No. Down...
2 hours ago | Business
Over the past few months, we've documented Denver's red-hot housing market and noted that many properties are selling way above list price. But real estate sales in Colorado as a whole are scorching as well. FindTheBest.com has compiled facts...
2 hours ago | News
In Denver, we've seen a number of major lawsuit awards in cases during which alleged brutality incidents in jail have been captured on video. A prime example involved Jamal Hunter, who received a $3.25 million settlement for, among other thin...
3 hours ago | News
Will Olson was a competitive cyclist from Edwards who was well-known and well-liked by competitors and organizers of Big Mountain Enduro, or BME, events. Such folks were understandably shattered by Olson's death during a race on Saturday in Creste...
3 days ago | Comment of the Day
The comments are still rolling in regarding the Centers for Disease Control's decision to use the 2014 death of Levy Thamba in a nationwide warning about the risks of cannabis edibles. The Denver coroner's office listed marijuana intoxication...
3 days ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blog posts are all about offering alternatives. At our Food & Drink blog, Chelsea Keeney highlights her picks for the seven best veggie bowls in Denver. Denver Stiffs' Mike Olson highlights his favorite trade in Nuggets history in ...