Star Tribune takes 2017 Al Nakkula Award for police reporting

An investigative team from the Minneapolis Star Tribune has won the 2017 Al Nakkula Award For Police Reporting, awarded by the Denver Press Club and the University of Colorado Boulder’s College of Media, Communication and Information. Reporters Jennifer Bjorhus and Kelly Smith will accept the award on behalf of the team at the Club’s 23rd Annual … Read more Star Tribune takes 2017 Al Nakkula Award for police reporting

Foreign journalists visit Denver Press Club

Foreign Journalists visit Denver Press Club

In addition to our Denver Press Club rabble, we were honored to have foreign journalists from 23 countries, sent here by the U.S. State Department’s Foreign Press Center to cover the elections. They mingled with club members and their guests, even interviewing several of us for their publications, most of which are published in their native languages. “Our group overwhelmingly … Read more Foreign journalists visit Denver Press Club

Denver Press Club site relaunches as responsive

The new and responsive Denver Press Club website launched today, expanding the club’s online reach by nearly 90 percent worldwide. It’s all about the math. In 2015, Google changed its search algorithm to restrict searches made from smart phones and tablets to populate the search results with sites that are mobile or responsive. That means … Read more Denver Press Club site relaunches as responsive

How Damon Runyon came to the Denver Press Club

Dames and dice, hustlers and horses: That was the world of Alfred Damon Runyan in his journey through life. It was a life he chose, but maybe it was one he couldn’t have avoided had he wanted to. Al Runyan (he was not known as Damon Runyon until later in life) was born in Manhattan, … Read more How Damon Runyon came to the Denver Press Club