Chris Walker covers news and music as a staff writer at Westword. Prior to living in Denver, he spent two years bicycling across Eurasia, during which he wrote feature stories for VICE, NPR, Forbes, and The Atlantic. Read more of Chris's feature work and view his portfolio here.
3 days ago | Concert Reviews
Over seven studio albums, Beach House has damn-near perfected its dreampop soundscapes to the point where it can regularly transport – and transfix – listeners.
3 days ago | Education
Tay Anderson was the youngest person to ever run for Denver's Board of Education. This week, he announced he's running again, this time for its at-large seat.
5 days ago | Media
The Gazette acknowledges that Walker Stapleton's great-grandfather, Benjamin Stapleton — who was a five term mayor of Denver — was a once a Klansman. But in a bizarre twist, the editorial also seems to suggest that Polis may have more of a ...
5 days ago | Denver Development
Denver City Council is about to consider a five-year affordable housing plan. Before a scheduled reading on August 20, we caught up with Councilmember At-large Robin Kniech, who has been the council’s representative on the Mayor’s Housing Advisory...
6 days ago | Crime
Denver Police discovered three deceased individuals — two men and one woman — behind an 8,000-square-foot building. On Thursday afternoon, DPD revealed that they believe the victims were homeless.
8 days ago | Crime
But East Colfax still rates as more sketchy than South Broadway.