Colorado Newspapers

Denver Post

The Denver Post is a daily newspaper published in Denver, Colorado. The Post is the flagship newspaper of MediaNews Group Inc. As the main newspaper in Denver, the Post ranks 12th daily and 10th Sunday as one of the largest dailies in the United States with a daily circulation of 401,120 and a Sunday circulation of 595,363. In August 1892, The Denver Post was founded as the Evening Post. The Evening Post was established by supporters of Grover Cleveland. The paper was a Democratic paper used to promote political beliefs and stem the number of Colorado Democrats leaving the party. The Denver Post has won eight Pulitzer Prizes for editorial cartoons, photography, public service, breaking news coverage, and feature photography. The Post has also received various local, national, and international awards for the excellent news coverage that is provided.