Attrition has reduced the Rocky staff's size, but it's not happening quickly enough. A buyout targets another twenty positions.
In recent years, the Denver Post and the Rocky Mountain News have grown accustomed to receiving recognition from the Pulitzer Prize committee. The Post and the Rocky each won for Columbine coverage (in breaking news and photography categories, respectively), and the Rocky was subsequently recognized ... More >>
After Rocky Mountain News photog Todd Heisler (pictured) won a Pulitzer Prize this year for his work on "Final Salute," a sprawling piece that also earned a Pulitzer for reporter Jim Sheeler, there was no doubt that other publications would look to hire him. The only question, then, involved whether ... More >>
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Blood and Sand
The media's massive buildup to battle makes war seem almost anti-climactic.