Front porches and entries that say ‘welcome’

NEW YORK – Interior designer Joan Craig sees many clients who give the decorating of their living room or kitchen a lot of thought. Yet while “people have become much more attuned to developing...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Dolores engravers highlighted in trade magazine

Ryans’ Custom Products, a personalization retailer in Dolores, is featured in the July issue of Insights, a national trade magazine. Jerry and Marcie Ryan have been creating custom award trophies...

DATE: Aug. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Tercero Townhouse on West Third Avenue rises from ashes

Just over a year after a fire killed one man, left 20 people displaced and destroyed the Tercero Townhouse, owner Caroní Adams is ready to rent again. She’s rebuilt a complex originally developed...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2018 | UPDATED: 6 days 5 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

1st year of Nevada marijuana sales smokes expectations

RENO, Nev. – Nevada regulators and industry insiders say the state’s first year of broad marijuana legalization has exceeded even their highest expectations, with sales and tax collections already...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Republican law limiting labor powers defeated in Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The steady march of new “right-to-work” laws in Republican-led states hit a wall in Missouri, where voters resoundingly rejected a measure that could have weakened union...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Auto group accused of deceptive practices to sell to Navajos

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. – The Federal Trade Commission is accusing an auto group in the U.S. Southwest of using deceptive and unlawful practices to sell vehicles to Navajos. The complaint against Tate’s...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Mortgage rates dip on weak jobs report

NEW YORK – Mortgage rates retreated this week after weaker-than-expected employment data. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average slipped to...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Durango Tourism Office names sales manager

Durango Area Tourism Office recently named Marsha Wilson as sales manager to oversee sales strategy and destination selling activities for the Durango area, effective immediately. Wilson has more...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Region 9 relocates to Tech Center

Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado announced, after it purchased an office space, it will relocate to 135 Burnett Drive, Unit 1, at the Durango Tech Center. Region 9 will...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Region 9 adds two members to board

Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado announced that Peyton Heitzman and Tuggy Dunton were appointed to its Board of Directors to represent two government jurisdictions....

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Mad Hatters has new top knitter

Mad Hatters has new top knitter Cathy Hoch has taken over the leadership of the Durango Mad Hatters. Hoch assumed the leadership on July 17, and she can be reached by email at:...

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Lunches with Leaders scheduled Tuesday

Young Professionals of Durango will hold a Lunches with Leaders event with Frank Lockwood from Durango Area Tourism Office from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Ore House, 147 E. College Drive....

DATE: Aug. 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business