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Bitterroot | July 2019

Outreach Teams Have Police Helping, Not Arresting, Homeless People

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Illustration by Izabela Gabrielson
Police departments across the country view these specialty units as a way to curb the unsheltered crisis.
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5280 | March 2019

It’s a Man’s World—But It Doesn’t Have to Be

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Photo by Timothy Devine
Could Denver become the first city in the country to be designed for women?
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5280 Health | January 2017

The Nurses Helping Survivors Of Sexual Assault

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Illustration by Naftali Beder
Specially trained nurses offer the best medical attention to this vulnerable population. So why does only one hospital in the state of Colorado make these professionals part of its regular staff?
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5280 | October 2019

The Golden Fleece

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Illustration by Dave Murray
Melanzana is Colorado’s most coveted (and reclusive) clothing line.
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5280 Traveler | July 2019

Century Ride

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Photo courtesy of C Lazy U Ranch
A 100-year-old dude ranch renovates for a new century.
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5280 | May 2019

First-Timer’s Guide: Dillon

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Photo courtesy of Jenise Jenson
It’s time to give this small Summit County, Colorado, enclave its due.
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5280 | September 2019

A Chat With Author Cheryl Strayed

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Photo by Mel Melcon/Los Angeles Times/Contour by Getty Images
“Tiny Beautiful Things,” a play based on the “Wild” author’s collection of advice columns, is coming to Colorado.
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5280 | May 2019

The 25 Best Neighborhoods in Denver

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Photo by Sarah Boyum
We crunched the numbers to bring you the 25 best places to live now—plus how to enjoy your new home once you’re settled.
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5280 | March 2019

Rewriting History

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Illustration by Melinda Beck
A Boulder group is revising history—one Wikipedia article at a time.
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The Denver Post | August 2019

Review: Jovanina’s Broken Italian

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Joe Amon / The Denver Post
The food satisfies, but the restaurant’s good looks are what really entice diners.
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TripSavvy | February 2019

The 15 Best Restaurants In Denver

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Photo courtesy of Annette
In nearly every neighborhood, visitors can find eateries to suit any budget and craving. Here’s where to start.
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Hemispheres | July 2018

Spirit of the South

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Brandy-based Träkál offers a taste of Chilean Patagonia.
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NBC News | August 2019

Colorado Looks to Medical Marijuana to Ease Opioid Crisis

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Jason Connolly / AFP - Getty Images file
It becomes the third state in the nation to allow doctors to recommend medical cannabis instead of opioids for pain relief.
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Glamour | July 2019

Are Sound Waves the Key to Better Orgasms?

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Tara Moore/Getty Images
Cliovana promises to increase arousal and orgasm intensity—but so far, no published findings to back up those claims. I tried it anyway.
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5280 | July 2019

North Denver Is Feeling Construction Woes, But There Is Relief Available

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Photo courtesy of Energy Outreach Colorado
The city is attempting to mitigate the negative side effects of construction and gentrification along the I-70 corridor.
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5280 | September 2016

Tiny Dancer

How a dance class is improving mobility for children with Down syndrome—and building their confidence.
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5280 | October 2014

Meet The Artist: Daniel Sprick

Daniel Sprick’s paintings aren’t ones a viewer simply dabbles in. Instead, the works pull you in, until you feel like an art student studying them for a make-or-break class assignment.
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5280 | September 2014

Colorado Workout: Kicking A Field Goal

I’ve been fairly vocal about my aversion to the game of football, but I’ve always been a fan of watching field goal attempts. Could the University of Colorado Boulder’s special teams coordinator make me a football player?
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