Alliance for Sustainable Local News launches

The following excerpt was sent out from The Colorado Sun: The Colorado Sun has created an alliance with a group of digital news startups around the country to work toward a common goal: building and growing sustainable business models to support the important work we all do for our communities. As it formally launches this […]

Colorado Sun taps Ducassi to cover politics

Freelance journalist Daniel Ducassi has joined The Colorado Sun to cover politics. Previously, he has worked at Politico and Miami Herald Media Company. He has covered news writing, investigative work, videography, photography, search engine optimization and breaking news for various publications, including WLRN-FM, South Florida Reporter, The New Tropic and Florida Phoenix. Ducassi is a […]

Najmabadi joins Colorado Sun to cover rural affairs and economy

The Colorado Sun has hired Shannon Najmabadi as a reporter covering rural affairs and the economy. She will write about business, agriculture and and energy, among other topics. Previously, she was a reporter at The Texas Tribune. Her work has also appeared in MSN, Business Insider, The Dallas Morning News, El Paso Times, Pulitzer Center […]

Staff writer Haggard departs the Colorado Sun

Lucy Haggard, a staff writer covering the pandemic, higher education, environmental justice, wildfires, the census, and more at the Colorado Sun, is leaving. Before joining the Sun, Haggard was a news intern at KGNU Community Radio. She has also interned at Daily Camera and the Colorado Independent. Haggard has also served as a jazz music […]