David Olinger

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2009

    Denver Post drunk-driving report another reason why newspapers matter

    "DUI Arrest Stats Staggering," from Sunday's Denver Post, more than lives up to the assertion in its headline. The package smacks readers in the face from its first sentence: "Each year, roughly 10,000 drunken drivers are busted in Colorado for driving drunk again -- and during a recent three-year s ... More >>

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    April 14, 2009

    Denver Post, KUNC lead the prize patrol

    Two local news organizations have added baubles to their trophy cases in recent days. The Society of Professional Journalists bestowed its top investigative plaudit upon the Denver Post series "The Battle Within," in which Erin Emergy and David Olinger revealed that many soldiers suffering from sign ... More >>

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    April 3, 2009

    Q&A with Denver Post editor Greg Moore

    Photo by J. KnightDenver Post editor Greg Moore at the February 26 press conference that announced the closure of the Rocky Mountain News. During the period of time between the December announcement that the Rocky Mountain News had been put up for sale and the February press conference revealing th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 11, 2007

    The Denver Post Huddles Up

    The reorganization of the Denver Post newsroom, teased in this July 6 More Messages blog, has finally been completed, according to an e-mail penned by editor Greg Moore that was sent to staffers late on the afternoon of July 10. The communique, which is reproduced below, indicates how massive this u ... More >>

  • News

    June 28, 2007

    Adrian Dater Flames ESPN

    There is a limit to freedom of speech for this hockey scribe.

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    June 13, 2006

    More Messages: How to Succeed in Business

    The June 8 blog item "Musical Chairs" featured a memo announcing upper-level staff shifts at the Denver Post, as well as speculation from yours truly about what the changes mean in the greater scheme of things. At one point, for instance, I suggested that moving former metro-news boss Jeff Taylor in ... More >>

  • News

    August 8, 2002

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of August 8, 2002

  • News

    May 23, 2002

    Letter to the Editor

    Here's our top-ten list of ways the Post's new leader can make his paper better.

  • News

    November 1, 2001

    Top Ten

    The Sunday Denver Post is one of America's most widely circulated newspapers. Does it deserve to be?