Verizon Wireless nixing unlimited data for newbies

SAN FRANCISCO – Verizon Wireless, the nation’s largest wireless carrier, is getting rid of its unlimited data plan for new smartphone customers starting Thursday, shifting instead to limited data...

DATE: July 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Rally stalls on Wall Street

NEW YORK – The first week of July is off to a much slower start than the last week of June, when stocks had their biggest gains in two years.Major indexes were mixed for much of the day Tuesday but...

DATE: July 5, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Australian firm proposes wells

An Australian mining company hopes to find the salt of the earth in a remote area of Southwest Colorado.Sydney-based Red Metal Limited, through its subsidiary RM Potash, wants to drill exploratory...

DATE: July 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Rx pot’s growing pains

A system that mimics daylight illuminates the Lono Ho grow room at the Eagle Nest Wellness Center in Cascade, near Colorado Springs, where cannabis plants as tall as corn stalks are pampered in a...

DATE: July 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Business Briefs

Dog training academy announces new hire Alpha Canine Academy, 2877 County Road 234, announces Leslie Donohue as agility trainer.Donohue has 13 years of experience training agility, and she is a...

DATE: July 2, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Stocks close huge week with rally; Dow up 168

NEW YORK – So much for that soft patch. A rebound in U.S. manufacturing surprised investors Friday, sending the Dow Jones industrial average up nearly 170 points. The Dow ended up 648 points, or...

DATE: July 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

A sense of security

Phishing, identity theft, duplicate charges. The list of warning signs consumers must watch for to protect their credit ratings and bank accounts grows each year. But a not-so-new handheld...

DATE: June 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Ga. sends probationers to harvesting crops

LESLIE, Ga. – It’s 3:25 p.m. in a dusty cucumber field in southern Georgia. A knot of criminal offenders who spent seven hours in the sun harvesting buckets of vegetables by hand have decided...

DATE: June 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Business Briefs

Vehicle investment tax credits available Starting Friday, a new tax credit will be available for businesses.The Enterprise Zone Commercial Vehicle Investment Tax Credit, created by House Bill...

DATE: June 25, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Stock market slides on tech earnings

If weak financial results from big tech companies are sign of what’s to come, stock indexes are in for a tough summer.Stocks fell Friday after poor earnings reports from technology companies. Those...

DATE: June 24, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Mushrooming businesses

Mushrooms are doing more these days than just sitting on local grocers’ shelves and flavoring sauces.They’re eliminating waste from local landfills, driving collaboration in Durango’s...

DATE: June 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Business Briefs

Mortgage brokerage announces new hire Erin White Sinberg has joined Sinberg Capital Lending LLC, a mortgage brokerage firm in Durango.Sinberg has lived in Durango since 1993 and has worked in...

DATE: June 21, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

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