Viking Culture is Brought to Estes Park

ESTES PARK, Colo. – Crowds cheered and dancers swayed. The air smelled of Swedish meatballs, while gallantly dressed lads and ladies fashioned their handmade garments to the audience and taught folk line dancing. The reenactors of Viking Vinland Society brought the Scandinavian culture to the mountains of Colorado and the crowd couldn’t get enough. The […]

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Denver PrideFest: A Day Like No Other

DENVER — Large stages, plenty of food, drinks and a colorful parade highlight Denver’s PrideFest. The event holds a special place in the hearts of many people around the country. Denver Pridefest takes place every summer and has the intentions of spreading love, positivity and happiness. Civic Center Park was packed with more than 400,000 people […]

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Raising a Journalist

Future of Journalism Takes Flight at Youth Journalism Day at Metropolitan State University of Denver DENVER, Auraria Campus, July 24, 2018 – A whirring drone hovers above the heads of 65 kids, ages of eight to 14, convening at the 14th Denver Post’s Annual Youth Journalism Day at Metropolitan State University Denver. The summer camp offers […]

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The Denver Post Shaping the Future of Journalism

DENVER, Auraria Campus – Denver Post youth content manager, Dana Plewka spearheaded the paper’s 18thYouth Journalism Day on June 19, at Auraria’s Tivoli Student Union. The program, sponsored by MSU Denver’s Journalism and Technical Communications Department, hosted 65 elementary/middle school students from the Rocky Mountain Region. Sharing their industry knowledge with the future journalist were […]

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A Rockin’ Story of Sobriety

GEORGETOWN, Colo.– Thad Kosse, 47, of Georgetown, slowly circles the table smoking a cigarette waiting for someone to ask about the art, his art. His short, tussled hair frames the kindness and wisdom in his eyes. Passers-by glance from a distance, reluctant to come close to the lone vendor assembled in the town square. “I […]

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Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers funky front man, Joe Hertler takes a minute to share about influences, the band and upcoming music

Michigan up and coming seven-piece band, Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers just had their Red Rocks debut opening for electronic music artist GRiZ on July 14, and Hertler discussed about influences, their stage performance and playing in Colorado. When did you start making music and what influenced you the most?  I think we all […]

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