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Woe for stores as shoppers look elsewhere for inspiration

NEW YORK – Erica Dao used to shop at malls once a month, looking in stores and seeing what the mannequins displayed. Now, she mainly looks for inspiration on social media. “I discover brands...

DATE: March 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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In virtual age, home buyers still like their real Realtors

Steve Murray sometimes gets together with other old-timers in the real estate industry, shares some wine and inevitably gets around to remarking, “I sure would’ve thought it would’ve changed more...

DATE: March 25, 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: March 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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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: March 24, 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: March 24, 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: March 24, 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: March 24, 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: March 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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U.S. new home sales rise despite higher mortgage rates

WASHINGTON – Americans responded to higher mortgage rates by snapping up new homes in February at the fastest pace since July. New-home sales rose 6.1 percent month-over-month to a seasonally...

DATE: March 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Companies sought at Safety Connection

Safety Connection LLC currently provides safety services to companies that want to improve their safety culture, such as hazard analysis, safety education, inspections and audits. They can also...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Elevation Outdoors Magazine honors Ska

Elevation Outdoors Magazine readers voted Ska Brewing the Best Brewery in the magazine’s Best of the Rockies 2017 awards announced this month. “We are honored by the overwhelming support from our...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Sears has “substantial doubt” about its future

NEW YORK – Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is “substantial doubt” that it will be able to keep its doors open. Company shares, which hit an all-time low last month,...

DATE: March 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business