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[14], On September 7, 2011, John Paton – the CEO of Journal Register Company – was appointed CEO of MediaNews Group,[15] replacing Singleton, who stayed on as the Post's publisher and CEO of MediaNews until his retirement in 2013. The following day, the Post published its first Saturday issue since 2001. Shes now the first in Colorado to benefit from it. This page was last edited on 24 October 2020, at 18:42. Proceeds went to the Bonfils Foundation, securing the financial future of the DCPA. an engineer might be sought to review a technically descriptive passage in an environmental story that details how sewer piping allows toxic chemicals to flow into public waters.”4 It is unlikely that pieces submitted for publication by outside authors will be peer reviewed, however.

[citation needed], The Denver Post has won nine Pulitzer Prizes:[26]. . The fatal shooting that followed left a man who attended the rally dead. Hunt, 60, a co-founder of The Toronto Sun, was named publisher on Thursday.

Please Login, or Join for free to rate. “How to submit a guest commentary,” DenverPost.com, accessed October 5, 2020. The photos on Saturday “just happened,” she said. : “To be Colorado’s most trusted source for information that educates, entertains and inspires our readers for the betterment of our community.”. When writing and submitting pieces for publication, authors should, at least, be familiar with the concerns and interests of residents in Colorado, but more preferably with residents in the Denver metropolitan area. . He was also head of the Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA). : Categories for articles include news (local, statewide, national, and global), sports, business, entertainment, lifestyle, opinion, and politics as well as a classifieds section. Paton stepped down as CEO of Digital First in June 2015, and was succeeded by longtime MediaNews executive Steve Rossi.[17]. He recently was president of MediaNews International in Toronto, a subsidiary of MediaNews, The Post’s parent company. “I didn’t have enough time to, really.”. “And then it was over.”. “Is he going to start spraying bullets into the crowd?” she recalled thinking. DENVERPOST.COM – As of Jan. 1, trans and non-binary people in Colorado can more easily update their identity documents. Hickey, who had been publisher of the Post since 1987, has resigned, citing philosophical differences with William Dean Singleton, chairman of the Denver Post Corp. Hickey has said he will pursue other opportunities in Colorado. may edit submitted pieces for length, grammar and accuracy. DENVERPOST.COM – Halloween 2020 will have a full moon — that’s actually a blue moon — for the first time in nearly two decades. On November 3, 1895 the paper's was name changed to Denver Evening Post. 4 ratings. On the same theme, he criticized the state’s educational authorities for imposing a speech code forbidding speech considered “stigmatizing”. A Denver Post photographer captured an encounter between Lee Keltner, left, and Matthew Dolloff on Saturday.

The rally on Saturday is one of only a few protests she has photographed in 2020 because she was furloughed earlier in the year, she said. “I don’t really know what compelled me to walk that way,” Ms. Richardson said. “Submit a letter to the editor,” DenverPost.com, accessed October 4, 2020. Times Mirror started morning publication and delivery. Seawell sold the Post to the Times Mirror Co. of California for $95 million. Target audience: Past or present residents of the Denver metropolitan area, residents of Colorado outside of the Denver metropolitan area, and those interested in news regarding Colorado’s capital city.

In January 2001, MediaNews and E.W. He was still publisher when The Houston Post was purchased by Singleton in 1987. In 1960, there was a takeover attempt by publishing mogul Samuel I. Newhouse. DENVER (AP) _ Canadian news executive Donald F. Hunt has been named publisher of The Denver Post, succeeding Maurice ″Moe″ Hickey. January 19, 2011 / 5:38 AM / 9 years ago. Other columnists included David Harsanyi, Al Lewis, Mike Littwin, Penny Parker and Michael Kane. [32], Another controversy arose in late January 2020, when Jon Caldara of the Denver-based Independence Institute, who had long written a weekly column for the Denver Post, was fired after publishing two conservative articles on sex and gender. : A specific style guide is not mentioned. As the search continues, her family... DENVERPOST.COM – A continuing labor shortage at RTD, not enough bus drivers and rail operators, could lead to temporary service cuts, according to a draft... DENVERPOST.COM – The Denver District Attorney issued a fraud alert about scam artists preying on people expecting government checks during coronavirus pandemic. He recently was president of MediaNews International in Toronto, a subsidiary of MediaNews, The Post’s parent company. Any charges would occur at a hearing within 72 hours of his first advisement — an initial court appearance under Colorado state law — which was on Sunday, said H. Michael Steinberg, a defense lawyer in the Denver area who is not representing Mr. Dolloff.

She photographs a variety of subjects, like sports, wildfires and other breaking news. : Denver is the capital city of Colorado, with an estimated population of 727,211.

Since 2010, The Denver Post has been owned by hedge fund Alden Global Capital, which acquired its bankrupt parent company, MediaNews Group.

While Caldara believes his "insistence" on the existence of only two sexes was "the last straw" for his column, he emphasizes "the reason for my firing is over a difference in style. “If we choose your letter for publication, we will call you to verify authorship.”, Guest commentaries must be 650 words or less and sent to columns [at] denverpost.com, along with a photo of the author and a short bio. Playing for the first time in two weeks after testing positive for COVID-19 on Oct. 2, Newton couldn’t complete the comeback during an 18-12 loss to the Broncos at Gillette on Sunday.

It lasted 13 years and drained the paper financially. The publisher and CEO of the Denver Post will step aside at the end of January.
2013: The Carson J Spencer Foundation "Media All-Star" award for responsible reporting on suicide. Times Mirror sold The Denver Post to Dean Singleton and MediaNews Group in 1987.

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“Best Practices // Policies and Standards, DenverPost.com, accessed October 5, 2020. Following the bust of silver prices in 1893, the country and Colorado went into a depression and The Evening Post suspended publication in August 1893. [22] At one point before 2009, the joint-operating agreement between The Denver Post and The Rocky Mountain News boasted a 600-strong staff of journalists, before the bankruptcy of the Rocky Mountain News that year. Hickey became The Post’s publisher when MediaNews bought the newspaper from the Los Angeles-based Times Mirror Co. Hunt, a native of Canada, began working for the Canadian Press wire service when he was 17, and later worked as an editor and reporter for newspapers in Montreal and Toronto. A transgender teen helped pass a new birth certificate law.

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