Region 9 gives lender of the year award

Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado awarded Brian Rose, a commercial lender and Alpine Bank senior vice president, with its “Lender of the Year” award. Rose has worked in...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Volunteers sought for youth financial programs

Know Your Dough, a nonprofit that provides financial wellness programs to local youth and young adults, is recruiting volunteers to teach fourth-, seventh- and eleventh-grade programs in the spring...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Goff Engineering president retires

Parker Newby, professional land surveyor and president of Goff Engineering and Surveying, Inc., will retire Dec. 31 after 24 years at the company. Newby joined Goff in 1993 and has been involved in...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Dr. Weber retires from La Plata Family Medicine

La Plata Family Medicine recently announced that Dr. Susan J. Weber will retire from private practice Dec. 31. Weber joined La Plata Family Medicine June 1, 1998, where she served as a family...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Ag summit planned for Jan. 16 at Montezuma County Fairgrounds

The second annual Agriculture Outlook, Strategies and Economic Summit has been scheduled for Jan. 16 at the Montezuma County Fairgrounds. The free event runs 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and includes lunch....

DATE: Dec. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Smile By Design adds office in Bayfield

With locations in Durango, Cortez and Pagosa Springs, A Smile By Design has added an office in Bayfield at 30 West Mill St. Orthodontist and owner Dr. Daniella Phillis is accepting new patients,...

DATE: Dec. 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Pinnacol Foundation sets scholarship application deadline

The Pinnacol Foundation, which provides scholarships to children whose parents have been injured or killed in work-related accidents, will accept scholarship applications for the 2018-19 school...

DATE: Dec. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Plein Goods opens gallery

Plein Goods recently opened a new gallery shop in Durango at 133 E. Eighth St. The shop features handcrafted textiles, ceramics, jewelry, paper, woodworking, metal, glass and basketry from around...

DATE: Dec. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Rivergate Physical Therapy adds specialist

Susan E. Earl, a local physical therapy specialist, is accepting new patients at a new location – Rivergate Physical Therapy, 575 Rivergate Lane. Earl has more than 20 years of orthopedic clinical...

DATE: Dec. 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

UPS Store promotes employee

The UPS Store in Bodo Park recently promoted Antonio Silva de Torres to assistant manager. Silva de Torres, who has worked at the store for one year, completed numerous hours of online and...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Nonprofit leader graduates program

Katy Pepinsky, La Plata Youth Services director, recently graduated from a nine-month nonprofit leadership and management program offered by the Community Resource Center. During the program,...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

LPEA names new Pagosa district manager

La Plata Electric Association recently promoted Jerry Wills to Pagosa Springs district manager. Wills, in his new role, will now manage all LPEA employees and operations in Archuleta County. Wills...

DATE: Dec. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business