| Media |

A preview look at the possible new Denver Newspaper Agency logo

Keep Westword Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Denver and help keep the future of Westword free.

"Denver Newspaper Agency Letter Declares the Denver Post to be City's Surviving Daily," a More Messages blog published a short while ago, talks about the draft of a DNA release declaring, "Effective March 1, 2009, only one major daily newspaper will serve the metro Denver market -- The Denver Post." (See this Rocky Mountain News article for more details.) The image above is a photocopy of a proposed DNA logo that topped the letter. In contrast to the previous graphic, which featured rolled-up copies of the Post and Rocky over the full agency name, this one is a rectangular, black-and-white block dominated by its three main letters, with the complete handle and a mention of the Post in smaller print beneath. If, by some odd turn, the Rocky wound up as the surviving paper, the logo would probably have to be redesigned to squeeze in its longer moniker. But clearly, DNA officials are betting otherwise.

Keep Westword Free... Since we started Westword, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Denver, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Denver with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.


Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.


Join the Westword community and help support independent local journalism in Denver.