Daily newspaper since 1892. Flagship newspaper of MediaNews Group Inc., which purchased the Denver Post in 1987.
Primary geographic focus: Colorado
Organization type(s): Media
The Post is the flagship newspaper of MediaNews Group Inc., founded in 1983 by William Dean Singleton and Richard Scudder. MediaNews is today one of the nation’s largest newspaper chains, publisher of 61 daily newspapers and more than 120 non-daily publications in 13 states. MediaNews bought The Denver Post from the Times Mirror Co. on Dec. 1, 1987. Times Mirror had bought the paper from the heirs of founder Frederick Gilmer Bonfils in 1980.
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