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Spencer Campbell, Senior Editor

Spencer Campbell writes features and edits service packages. A proud Texan (proud of the state, not its crazy), Spencer covered NASCAR for the Bristol (Virginia) Herald Courier, beach life for Gulfshore Life magazine, and commerce for Business North Carolina magazine. Based on that background, he has no real clue why 5280 agreed to employ him, though he’s certainly glad they did. Spencer, a Texas A&M University alumnus and almost graduate of the Mayborn School of Journalism at the University of North Texas (he’s one class shy!), has won too many honors to mention here. When not collecting journalism awards, Spencer enjoys golf, Netflix (his free HBO trial ran out), and filling awkward silences with idle chit-chat.

Author Article Archive

Can Noah Droddy Go the Distance?

At near-record pace, this Boulder runner has gone from amateur to one of distance running’s top racers.

Art At Elevation

How Breckenridge became the country's artsiest small town.

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I-70 Expansion Hits Another Legal Roadblock

A group of community activists led by developer Kyle Zeppelin has filed a lawsuit against the Federal Highway Administration, which may delay the project.

Top of the Town 2017

Intimidated by all the new hot spots popping up around the city? We’ve got you covered. Our annual list of the best places to eat, drink, take in a show, work out, relax, and more (150 winners this year!) will ensure you never have to settle for the same ole thing.

Top of the Town 2017: Services

Go ahead: Shake up your self-care (or ski-care, or four-legged-friend-care) routine with one of these fabulous finds. You deserve it.

Top of the Town 2017: Shopping

Local artisans and designers have spent years turning the Mile High City into a retail mecca—one that rewards both big spenders and bargain hunters. In short: There’s never been a better time to buy.

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Top of the Town 2017: Dining

From classics like steak to new of-the-moment categories such as market hall and eatertainment, we’re here to push your palate no matter what cuisine—or dining experience—you’re hungry for.

Getting in Touch

Touch, tug and twist John King's newest kinetic sculptures, coming this month.

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What $550 Million Buys Denver

With big decisions on the city’s 2017 GO bond package looming, we look back on how the 2007 GO program shaped the city.

Can Bud Black Fix The Rockies?

The new Colorado manager might be the best hope the team has of curing its decadeslong pitching problem.

Gear Closet: Aztech Mountain

Aspen’s Aztech Mountain makes performance outerwear built for the city—and the slopes.

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The Most Exciting and Innovative Tech Hub in the Country

For years, people have been calling the Denver-Boulder tech scene the next "Silicon Valley." But the Front Range has developed its own culture on the way to becoming a thriving hot spot for innovation.

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