Denver Post

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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Eviction reduction effort set for Adams, Broomfield counties as tenant rights pilot program readies for launch

John Aguilar
Denver Post
October 28, 2018
Escalating home prices, rentals in metro Denver have put the squeeze on tenants.

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Low-income renters at risk of eviction in Denver can now seek legal help from a City Council-backed defense fund

Jon Murray
Denver Post
June 13, 2018
Council offices and members contributed $131,500 for program that’s expected to last 6-9 months.

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Denver landlords tried to evict nearly 8,000 households last year. The success rate largely depended on one factor: attorneys

Jennifer Brown
Denver Post
September 13, 2017
About 1 percent of Denver renters hire a lawyer when facing eviction.

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