"Post Pleased By Numbers," a Denver Post article about its latest circulation figures, is journalistically appalling -- and absolutely nothing new. Whereas the Rocky Mountain News' circulation reports were typically tough and unexpectedly evenhanded over the course of recent years, the Post's versio ... More >>
In "Loss of Rocky Mountain News Doesn't Add Up to Big Subscription Savings -- But I'm Not Complaining," a March 10 blog, I wrote about receiving a card from the Denver Post letting me know that my "premium dual publication" subscription rate from the days when I received both the Post and the Rock ... More >>
In newspaper parlance, a bulldog is an early edition -- most commonly a version of the Sunday paper sold on Saturdays. Since time immemorial, the Denver Post has published such a product, but no more. Jim Nolan, spokesman for the Denver Newspaper Agency, confirms that the Post's bulldog was disconti ... More >>
The Rocky Mountain News typically steers clear of anonymous sources. In a February 2008 column about accusations of lewd conduct by state rep Michael Garcia (read about them in the Message column "A Denver Daily Wouldn't Touch Michael Garcia"), editor/publisher/president John Temple quoted his paper ... More >>
As you can see, the logo of the Denver Newspaper Agency declares the business to be "The Publisher of the Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News" -- but evidence uncovered by indefatigable Rocky business scribe David Milstead suggests that DNA officials are already preparing for the day when that's no ... More >>
Jinx. Last month, the two dailies stopped arriving at my house. The last time I'd reupped my subscription, I hadn't been able to commit beyond six months -- I simply didn't think that both papers would be around that long. And in November, the end of one seemed so inevitable that I postponed re-uppi ... More >>
The Clarion Fund logo. As noted in this More Messages blog and a subsequent followup, the decision by more than seventy newspapers across the country, including the Denver Post, to insert DVD samplers of the film Obsession; Radical Islam's War Against the West into September 14 editions prompted c ... More >>
An image from Obsession. In yesterday's blog about Obsession: Radical Islam's War Against the West, a DVD inserted into the Sunday Denver Post and many other newspapers from coast to coast, I noted that editorial department personnel were forwarding the many complaints from readers they'd received ... More >>
Two newspapers that were once mortal enemies make plans to cohabit.
Denver Post reporter John Moore pens a media manifesto and soon regrets it.
Brightly colored advertising stickers on the front of the Denver dailies are part of a national trend to turn page one into a billboard.
Money woes shake public radio's KUVO, one of America's last great jazz stations -- but a new team is determined to keep the music swinging.
We know where the Rocky's bodies are buried.
Much of the August 5 edition of the Rocky Mountain News concerned the paper's move from its longtime headquarters, at 400 West Colfax Avenue, to a made-to-order building at 101 West Colfax, a few blocks away; the Rocky will share the address with the Denver Post and the Denver Newspaper Agency, whi ... More >>
A misbegotten experiment implodes.
Top TV news stories often scrape bottom.
The state wants the media to help with Advancing Colorado.
The Post offers staffers money to leave.
From the week of February 24. 2005
Rack and Ruin
The Joy of Sets
No parking zone
A local magazine says the city's news-box rules kick publications where it hurts.
A contest puts the Crush on local football fans.
There oughta be a lawyer
Will new royalty fees kill Web radio?
The Denver dailies change the way they handle obituaries -- for better and for worse.
The media outlets that helped Ocean Journey float aren't mentioning their roles now that it's sinking.
On the block
Grant Middle School teachers give failing grades to a Channel 7 investigation.
Bleeped words and dropped balls mark the media frenzy around the suspension of Dan Issel.
War is fueling the star power of Colorado's -- and possibly the nation's -- ballsiest military analyst.
Most radio stations pick songs that are good for everyone but aspiring musicians and listeners.
A picture is worth a thousand words.
Clear Channel takes on all comers, including the largest ratings service in the country.
Radio, TV and alternative media try to use the JOA to their advantage.
Feeding the daily dinosaurs.
There's nothing pretty about the age-discrimination lawsuit filed by a Denver TV veteran.
Newspapers in Education programs are getting lost in the JOA shuffle.