Susie Wargin

  • Blogs

    June 16, 2014

    Susie Wargin joins Dave Logan at KOA, Dave Krieger fired

    Back in April, we told you about longtime 9News sportscaster Susie Wargin's plan to leave the station after her contract expires in August in order to devote herself to real estate. Now, however, her career has taken another turn. Beginning this afternoon, she'll begin co-hosting the rebranded Color ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2014

    9News continues ratings dominance despite talent departures

    As we noted in our recent post about the retirement announcement from 7News anchor Mike Landess, 9News has enjoyed a run of ratings victories that's been all but uninterrupted since Landess and former co-host Ed Sardella first teamed up at the station circa the late 1970s. And that hasn't changed ye ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2014

    Eric Kahnert, ex-9News personality, named new anchor at 7News

    In recent weeks, we've been reporting about the unusual number of familiar Denver TV news faces leaving the local airwaves or taking on diminished roles amid continuing economic challenges, with most of the action happening at 9News: Entertainment reporter Kirk Montgomery is already gone, sportscast ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2014

    Kyle Dyer's departing from 9News morning show in station's latest star shuffle

    We've been reporting about the sudden exodus of longtime Denver TV news personalities -- and while last week brought news of 7News anchor Mike Landess's impending retirement, most of the action has been at 9News, where veteran entertainment reporter Kirk Montgomery and sportscaster Susie Wargin both ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2014

    Update: Mike Landess, retiring 7News anchor, on whether he jumped or was pushed

    Update: Since the publication of our post about the retirement announcement of Mike Landess from 7News (see our previous coverage below), we've gotten a chance to chat with the longtime Denver TV anchor -- and his comments are frank and forthright. "When someone my age leaves, the first question yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2014

    Susie Wargin, sportscaster, latest 9News veteran to announce departure from station

    Last week, we noted the impending departure of entertainment reporter Kirk Montgomery from 9News. Now, another veteran station staffer is headed out the door: sportscaster Susie Wargin, who's been a staple on the station's top-rated morning show for a decade. Wargin's leaving the outlet, and the br ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2013

    Photos: Denver TV personalities' goofiest Facebook pics, 2013 edition

    Last year we shared a collection of the goofiest Facebook photos by Denver TV personalities. But there's been plenty of social-media silliness since then, with assorted anchors, reporters and weather forecasters from 9News, 7News, CBS4 and Fox31/CW2 proving that serious journalism can't get in the w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2013

    Photos: Best Hair female Denver TV personalities -- the 2013 top ten

    Earlier this week, we shared our list of 2012 Best Hair on a female Denver TV finalists and the reigning champ in anticipation of a new crop of winners for Best of Denver 2013. Well, the top picks are out -- but what about the nine finalists who finished just out of the money? Look below to see th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    Photos: Best hair on Denver TV personalities, female edition -- the reigning top ten

    You may have heard our annual Best of Denver issue comes out next week -- and we're building up to the big unveiling by highlighting winners whose reign is coming to an end. Last week, we shared our picks for the ten funniest Best of Denver posts in 2012. Now, we move on to something much more impor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2012

    Denver's ten best hairdos on TV personalities (female edition)

    Among the 475 Best of Denver blurbs published in the 2012 edition, Westword chose, as it does each year, the best hair on a TV personality for both female and male categories. This year, the women's top spot went to Nina Sparano of Fox 31 and KWGN, a technology reporter with "brunette locks that wer ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2012

    Denver TV personalities' goofiest Facebook photos

    Big photos below.​Even though Facebook is great for sharing oddball photos, many Denver TV personalities aren't interested in playing. Either they don't have a page, or they maintain one that's purposefully dull. But here are some sample shots from folks in the spotlight who aren't afraid to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2009

    Our March Madness picks: A prelude to humiliation...

    Each year, I sit down with my daughter Lora -- a rabid sports fan with strong opinions about 9News' Susie Wargin -- to fill out NCAA tournament brackets for both the men's and women's basketball championships as part of a friendly contest organized by my wife's peers in the Archdiocese of Denver sch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2009

    Channel 9's Susie Wargin responds to her biggest critic

    The November 2008 blog "9News's Susie Wargin gets blistered -- by my daughter" features a rant by Lora Roberts, age fifteen, directed at the aforementioned Ms. Wargin; she became the object of Lora's ire after Lora tuned in to Channel 9 to see highlights of a Denver Nuggets victory and was instead s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2009

    The blog shortcut, February 12 edition

    Welcome. Make yourself at home. Today in Cafe Society: • Arugula's big night in Boulder. • Our Weekly Bread: Mendelson's Greenwich Village. • Veggie Girl: Il Vicino. • The Sandwich Solution. Today in Backbeat Online: • An evening with Yes tonight at the Paramount is a no-go. • A time-l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2008

    9News' Susie Wargin gets blistered -- by my daughter

    Watch out, Ms. Wargin. These days, fans frequently lament that TV-news sports reports don't have nearly as much sports in them as they once did. Prime example: my daughter Lora, 15, who went off on such a memorable rant about 9News' Susie Wargin last week, on the day after the Denver Nuggets defea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2008

    The blog shortcut, November 24 edition

    Round 'em up. Today in Backbeat Online: • Chris Martin, seen here, is at the center of our live review of Coldplay at the Pepsi Center. • Eric Eyl's Mile High Makeout experiences a renaissance. • Hotties provide an important element in Synthetic Elements' new video. Today in Cafe Society: ... More >>

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    June 29, 2000

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    November 11, 1999

    Sportswomen Wanted

    Denver's fabulous sports babes still struggle to score in the male broadcast world.

  • News

    November 11, 1999

    Revenge of the Monkey Boy

    Sports-talk radio host Scott Hastings is riding the Broncosand his wild imageall the way to the bank.

  • News

    December 17, 1998

    Court and Spark

    Despite financial uncertainty, media apathy and a shortage of fans, the women of the Colorado Xplosion still make net gains.