Quality Inn to host Business After Hours

Durango Chamber of Commerce will hold Business After Hours from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 20 at Quality Inn, 2930 Main Ave. A scavenger hunt with prizes will occur 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Food and...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Buena Vista Builders moves to new location

Buena Vista Builders has officially moved to its new location at 125 Mercado St., Suite 117, in the Three Springs District. For more information, call 382-0962.

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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San Juan Basin Public Health hires two to staff

San Juan Basin Public Health’s Single Entry Point Program recently added Laura Ripple as case manager. Ripple was previously employed at the Social Security Administration and will help elderly,...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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DHS graduate named Colorado-section president at American Society of Civil Engineers

Durango High School graduate and civil design engineer at Galloway and Company, Sean Franklin, was recently named and installed as president of the American Society of Civil Engineers Colorado...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Pinnacol awards dividends to La Plata County employers

To recognize efforts to maintain safe workplaces, Pinnacol Assurance issued $50 million in general workers’ compensation dividends to policyholders, which includes more than 53,000 employers in...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Posternak adds new partner to firm

Posternak Blankstein and Lund LLP recently named Laura A. Otenti to the firm’s logistics and transportation practice as a partner. In her new position, Otenti will provide transactional, regulatory...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

SCAPE adds new member to board of directors

The Southwest Colorado Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurs recently added Joe Bishop to their board of directors. Bishop graduated in architecture from University of Texas in 1976, started an...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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New head brewer announced at Ska Brewing Co.

Ska Brewing Co. recently named Kurt Randall as head brewer. In his new position, Randall will oversee brewing and cellaring operations, product innovation, and hiring and training new personnel....

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Tri-County announces new partnership

Tri-County Head Start, early childhood development program provider, has recently partnered with Senior Community Service Employment Program, which provides eligible low-income seniors with paid...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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U.S. cannabis industry expected to maintain growth despite Trump

WASHINGTON America’s cannabis industry will continue growing at double-digit rates over the next four years – even with ambiguity emanating from the White House – as the drug gains in popularity,...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Malls look to grocery stores as a ‘survival tactic’

For decades, department stores like Macy’s and Sears have anchored sprawling suburban malls. Now as their business has languished and they board up shop, another sort of tenant is trying its luck...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Wells Fargo ATMs go card-free

Left your wallet at home? You may still be able to grab some cash. Beginning Monday, Wells Fargo became the first major U.S. bank to offer a card-free option at all of its ATMs. The bank’s...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business