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  • Blogs

    November 11, 2011

    Tony Kovaleski on his decision to leave 7News in favor of KNTV in Bay Area

    Tony Kovaleski.​For a decade, 7News investigative reporter Tony Kovaleski has been one of local TV's most reliable trouble-stirrers. But starting in January, he'll have a new address: KNTV, an NBC owned-and-operated station in the Bay Area. Kovaleski, who grew up in San Jose, is making the mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2011

    7News, Azteca America sold: Scripps back in CO two years after Rocky Mountain News closure

    In February 2009, E.W. Scripps shut down the Rocky Mountain News, seemingly ending its major participation in the Colorado media market. Now, however, Scripps is back thanks to the purchase of KMGH-Channel 7 and three Azteca America stations in the state, which went on the block in June. Scripps CEO ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2011

    Blair Griffith, homeless Miss Colorado, upbeat after ripoff at Miss USA pageant (VIDEO)

    Video below.​Yesterday, we shared our surprise that homeless Miss Colorado Blair Griffith didn't get past the Miss USA pageant's first round despite a gusher of publicity, including an appearance on 20/20 two nights before the big show. But she certainly doesn't seem upset in a 9News report ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2011

    7News, Azteca America affiliates in CO for sale: McGraw-Hill looks to peddle broadcasting group

    ​Update below: KMGH-TV, better known as 7News, is on the block -- and so are Azteca America affiliates in Denver, Fort Collins and Colorado Springs, according to an announcement by McGraw-Hill, the stations' parent company. Officially, the move is part of a "portfolio review" -- but the real ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2009

    Channel 7's Byron Grandy: new title, more work

    In today's financial environment, TV stations don't have a lot of extra cash to offer executives. But they can usually afford to shift around folks already on the payroll -- which explains today's announcement about Channel 7's Byron Grandy. As pointed out in the September 2008 blog "Changes at Chan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2008

    Changes at Channel 7: Byron Grandy and Jeff Harris up, Darrell Brown out

    Byron Grandy. The past several months have represented a time of transition among the executive ranks at Channel 7, and surprisingly enough, none of the principals involved has reason to be unhappy. In July, station manager Darrell Brown (a 2005 Westword profile subject) vacated the big desk at th ... More >>

  • Film

    April 5, 2007

    The Hoax

    In the film adaptation of Clifford Irving’s book, a lying president begets a lying author. Good thing that wouldn’t happen today.

  • News

    November 16, 2006

    Tape Heads

    Channel 4 plans to phase out videotape in the coming year. Could the jobs of people who work with it be next?

  • News

    May 19, 2005

    The Message

    7th Hell

  • News

    September 16, 2004

    The Message

    Checks and Balances

  • News

    June 17, 2004

    The Message

    Vanishing Act

  • News

    February 19, 2004

    Motorized Madness

    The boxy, vintage Caterham auto beckons the purist with unbridled speed.

  • News

    August 28, 2003

    The Message

    Take Two

  • News

    January 23, 2003

    Green-Light Specials

    If the FCC loosens its rules, will media giants go on a radio-and-TV shopping spree? Absolutely.

  • News

    November 29, 2001

    Robo News

    Channel 7 readies a new computer system that makes the newspeople behind the scenes all but obsolete.

  • News

    September 13, 2001

    The Media Eye

    It never blinks -- even when we wish it would.

  • News

    May 3, 2001

    Old News

    There's nothing pretty about the age-discrimination lawsuit filed by a Denver TV veteran.

  • News

    January 4, 2001

    Making the Grades

    Colorado's Board of Education is more powerful than you know -- and it would like to get even stronger.

  • News

    January 7, 1999
  • Dining

    October 9, 1997
  • News

    April 24, 1997
  • News

    March 14, 1996