Killdozer in the Media
On May 24, 2018 Ryan Warner from Colorado Public Radio interviews Patrick Brower about Marvin Heemeyer’s rampage on Granby. In the interview, Patrick discusses the event, and the glorification of Marvin Heemeyer as a great American Anti-Hero!
Produced by Love+Radio by PRX, The Machine, tells the story of Marvin Heemeyer using interviews with local Granby residents and the tapes Marvin left behind in the wake of his destructive day. If you are a fan of podcasts or if you have any connection to Granby, you have to listen to this amazing story!
Local Grand County Newspaper The Sky-Hi News has covered the Killdozer event from the beginning.
- Read an introduction to Marvin Heemeyer’s disputes.
- Listen to the audio tapes where Marvin justifies his manifesto
- Behind the scenes with Patrick Brower
- Photo Gallery of the Killdozer
- Funding the rebuilding efforts
- Marvin’s pickup is found in Nebraska
- Guest Column: Mike Rosen
- How the people of Grand County lost
The popular verification site, Snopes, discusses a viral message touting the “heroic” acts of Marvin Heemeyer, a man who created a “killdozer” to exact revenge on a small Colorado town, omits several key details.
EagleVail is a beautiful, peaceful, prosperous place … despite what you read in the Vail Daily by David O. Williams: Mr. Williams provides some perspective on the implications of hateful rhetoric and how another “Killdozer” could be lurking around the corner.
Lessons From a Small-Town Bulldozer Rampage in Colorado by David O. Williams on Routefifty.com: Williams covers Patrick Brower’s recent talk at the Northwestern Colorado Council of Governments meeting which discussed the implications of Heemeyer’s rampage for local governments.
Granby ‘Killdozer’ author and Steve Bannon classmate blasts anti-government trend on ColoradoPolitics.com: A paid for subscription article that discusses current trends against the government.