MediaNews Group, based in Denver, Colorado, is one of the largest newspaper companies in the United States. It is privately owned and operates 56 daily newspapers in 12 states, with combined daily and Sunday circulation of approximately 2.4 million and 2.7 million, respectively.

The companys executive board chairman is co-founder William Dean Singleton, previously CEO. MediaNews other founder, Richard Scudder, served as the chairman from 1985 to 2009.