Lost and Found

Several long-serving members of NecroSearch, the world’s preeminent group for locating and retrieving missing bodies, are nearing retirement age. What will happen to the Colorado-based volunteer organization once they’re gone? View full 5280 magazine story…

Shadow Mountain

There’s a new boom in Leadville, but for the thousands of Latino immigrants who call the Cloud City home, 2017 has brought new challenges—and fears—to their place high in the Rocky Mountains. View full 5280…

Lost

Randy Bilyeu thought he’d located Forrest Fenn’s infamous cache of gold and jewels. Then he went missing in New Mexico's high desert. Inside the hunt for Fenn’s riches—and the search for the man who vanished…

Life After Death

How District Attorney George Brauchler became Colorado’s most visible proponent of capital punishment. View full 5280 magazine story on 5280.com

High + Dry

For decades, Crowley County farmers sold off their water, gallon by gallon. No one could have anticipated what would happen next. View full story on 5280.com

The Rising

Nine people died in the flooding between September 11 and 17, 2013, one of the worst natural disasters in Colorado history. Up to 19 inches of rain fell in the state during that time: More…