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Vance Johnson

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2014

    Photos: Top seven things we expect to find in a 1989 time capsule

    Time capsules can be a fascinating way to look back through a certain window of history to see what was important to people during a different era. They can also be very, very disappointing. In 2012, when the former Gove Middle School was being demolished, the construction crew came across a time ca ... More >>

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    November 13, 2012

    Vance Johnson closes Epicurious in Grand Junction

    The restaurant business has not been too friendly to Vance Johnson, one of the legendary Three Amigos who helped get the Denver Broncos to the Super Bowl in 1989. (The other two Amigos were Ricky Nattiel and Mark Jackson.) After some rocky years, Johnson moved to the Western Slope, where in 2007 he ... More >>

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    July 10, 2012

    Reader: Grand Junction isn't even a good place to get smashed

    Vance Johnson, once a key member of the Three Amigos, moved to the Western Slope years ago and is putting his second restaurant in Grand Junction, which he plans to call Vance's Epicurious. But some people aren't impressed by the former Bronco's choice of locations.

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    July 9, 2012

    Vance Johnson moves from Three Amigos to two restaurants

    Vance Johnson, one of the Three Amigos on the Denver Broncos in the late '80s, is about to open his second restaurant on the Western Slope. He already has VJ's Outlaw Ribs in Parachute, the town where he now lives. And soon he'll open Vance's Epicurious in Grand Junction. Vance's Epicurious will b ... More >>

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    January 12, 2012

    Broncos playoffs-challenge trivia, day four: Test how big a fan you really are!

    Yep, Tim Tebow and the Broncos are in the playoffs, and each day this week, to get you ready for Saturday's showdown with the New England Patriots, we're going to put real fans to the test with brain teasers from the Denver Broncos Trivia Game (the 1985 version, which I just found at a local antique ... More >>

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    November 7, 2007

    Best of Westword Winners From 1988

    In 1988, Westword published its fifth Best of Denver issue, a celebration of the city that saluted everything from the Best Band (the Subdudes, just going national) to the Best Hungry Young Band (Big Head Todd and the Monsters, long before they started singing Hillary Clinton’s song) to the Best H ... More >>

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    December 8, 2005

    Play Bawl

    Of all the football joints in the world, he had to walk into mine.

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    July 29, 2004

    Touchdown!

    Reggie Rivers scores with his mystery novel.

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    February 7, 2002

    Many Rivers to Cross

    Speaking his mind has put talk-show host Reggie Rivers on thin ice -- and that's fine by him.

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    November 8, 2001

    Off Limits

    Defending their turf

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    November 2, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of November 2, 2000

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    October 26, 2000

    Skating on Thin Ice

    Patrick Roy's slide from hero to zero.

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    March 9, 2000

    Out at Home

    For some immigrants convicted of a crime, deportation is not an option.

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    August 20, 1998
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    January 22, 1998
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    January 22, 1998

    City of Hype

    Great moments in Bronco history--and hysteria.

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    March 13, 1997
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    January 3, 1996
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    May 31, 1995

    DIAL "M" FOR MEDIOCRE

    WE'VE JUST LISTENED TO EVERY RADIO STATION IN DENVER--AND BOY, DO OUR EARS HURT.

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    December 7, 1994
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    November 9, 1994
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    October 26, 1994
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    October 19, 1994
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    February 9, 1994

    TOP BUN

    DENVER VIDEO PRODUCER LEE SPIEKER LIKES BRINGING UP THE REAR.RADICAL CHEEK DENVER'S LEE SPIEKER HAS MADE A FORTUNE BEING A BUTTHEAD.

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    January 12, 1994

    Sports

    The Bills. Live with it.

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