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 | Media
If you're among the loyal subscribers to the Denver Post's print edition, you probably noticed that there are fewer sections in today's paper than there used to be — even last week. That's because the Monday and Tuesday print Posts have undergone ...
2 hours ago | Crime
The daughter of Kathleen and Kenny Sanchez may be alive today because Kenny hit her in public when she was three-years-old. This may sound like a strange statement, but the facts of the case, as spelled out in an arrest affidavit on view below, pr...
3 hours ago | Lists
We love Colorado pride around here. But we're even more fond of showing it in a slightly unusual way — which is why, just a little over a year ago, we shared a post featuring out-of-the-ordinary Colorado symbol T-shirts. Fortunately, there are mor...
3 hours ago | Crime
Since November 2012, we've been reporting about the tragic case of Dylan Redwine. The thirteen-year-old vanished after a visit to his father, Mark Redwine, in the Vallecito Lake area of La Plata County. Dylan's body was found in June 2013. No one ...
4 hours ago | Crime
It was a grisly discovery. Patricia Richmond, 23, was found dead at a home owned by her future in-laws in Routt County, not far from Steamboat Springs. She was tied up and face down — and at this writing. At this writing, it's unclear how Richmond...
4 days ago | Comment of the Day
The topic of high rent prices in Denver continues to be one of the hottest topics among our readers. A recent Comment of the Day in which a reader argued that the pricey rent will cause the real estate bubble to burst is a case in point. A po...