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Workers at Trump’s Washington hotel vote to join union

WASHINGTON – Workers at President Trump’s Washington hotel have voted to join one of America’s leading labor unions, setting the stage for potentially tense labor negotiations at one of Trump’s...

DATE: Feb. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Think Network hires IT support manager

Soren Thompson recently joined the IT support team at Think Network Technologies as IT support manager. Thompson is from Ruidoso, New Mexico, and has over 15 years of experience in IT, holding...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Carver Brewing to host networking event Feb. 7

The next “Coffee at Carver’s Tuesday Talk” casual networking event will be 7:45-9 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7 at Carver Brewing Co., 1022 Main Ave. The event will feature Kevin Dehlinger of Form &...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Stillwater Music hires staff

Mark Rosenberg and Sheryl Jones recently joined Stillwater Music. Rosenberg has worked in Southwest Colorado as a teacher and professional musician for 17 years, performing with the San Juan...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Tarpley RV promotes employee

David Padoven has been promoted to general manager of Tarpley RV, 25871 U.S. Highway 160, after joining the company in 2002. Padoven was the sales manager at Tarpley for 15 years before the...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Grooming salon to open at Creature Comforts

Britany Warner, owner of The Pooch Pawlor, will open a grooming salon for dogs and cats on Wednesday, Feb. 1 at Creature Comforts, 305 S. Camino del Rio. One-on-one grooming services for dogs and...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Ore House to host ‘Lunches with Leaders’ Feb. 7

Young Professionals of Durango will hold the next “Lunches with Leaders” from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7 at the Ore House, 147 E. College Drive. The event will feature guest speaker...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Lunch & Learn to feature guest speaker Feb. 22

Dan Peterson will present “Resistance to Change” from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22 during the lunch and learn event at First National Bank of Durango, 259 W. Ninth Street. Participants will...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Home Builders Association offering scholarships

The Home Builders Association of Southwest Colorado is offering a $2,000 academic college scholarship and a $1,000 vocational/trade school scholarship to local graduating high school students...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

USDA grant trainings Feb. 6 and 7

There will be free U.S. Department of Agriculture grant training opportunities on Monday, Feb. 6 and Tuesday Feb. 7 at La Plata Electric Association, 45 Stewart Street. Training for the Rural...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Understanding sandstone creates oil industry opportunity

Durangoans Rob Lander and Linda Bonnell have carved out a niche for themselves in the oil and gas industry as researchers and consultants helping companies determine if it is economically viable to...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Silicon Valley finds its voice as immigration ban fuels outrage

U.S. immigration restrictions introduced over the weekend are bringing the technology industry together in unified anger as never before. While the clampdown isn’t an immediate threat to...

DATE: Jan. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business