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Dolores builder brings Middle-earth Hobbit houses to Southwest Colorado

The creations of natural-materials builder Brett LeCompte of Dolores are featured in the 2017 architecture book, Small Homes: The Right Size by Lloyd Kahn. Several pages display LeCompte’s...

DATE: May 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Rock Lounge to transform Treasures by Therese

After vacating 1111 Camino del Rio to make way for a hotel, the owner of The Rock Lounge plans to turn an antique store into a climbing gym. Therese Teiber has wanted to close her store Treasures...

DATE: May 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Google’s focus on AI means it will get even deeper into our lives

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Google kicked off its annual developers conference Wednesday by outlining a broad vision of how it thinks artificial intelligence will shape the way we communicate, travel,...

DATE: May 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Local psychotherapist earns master’s

The office of Dr. Douglas Miller and Associates announced that psychotherapist Tiffany Rose recently earned a master’s degree in clinical mental health from Adams State University. To contact Rose,...

DATE: May 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Chamber of Commerce wins award

Durango Chamber of Commerce was named as the 2016 recipient of the Colorado Association of Commerce and Industry “Governmental Affairs” award. Durango Chamber of Commerce partnered with the Durango...

DATE: May 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Russell Planning and Engineering adds one to team

Russell Planning and Engineering recently hired Jeremy Thompson as a design engineer. Thompson is from Pennsylvania, graduated from Drexel University with a psychology degree and enrolled in...

DATE: May 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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4CORE hires new program manager

The Four Corners Office for Resource Efficiency recently hired Emily Birk as its new program manager. Birk graduated from University of Colorado at Boulder with a business administration degree,...

DATE: May 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Free bankruptcy clinic to be held at Pine River Library

Colorado Legal Services will present a free clinic about how to file Chapter 7 bankruptcy from 9 a.m. to noon May 24 at Pine River Library, 395 Bayfield Center Drive. An attorney from Colorado...

DATE: May 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Companies need workers – but people keep getting high

Workers at McLane drive forklifts and load hefty boxes into trucks. The grocery supplier, which runs a warehouse in Colorado, needs people who will stay alert – but prospective hires keep failing...

DATE: May 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Cortez Quilt Co. makes Top 20 list

Cortez Quilt Co. has been named one of the top 11 quilt shops in North America by the Better Homes and Gardens Quilt Sampler Magazine. The magazine is published twice a year, and 20 shops are...

DATE: May 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Anheuser-Busch will invest $2 billion in u.s. to push beyond Bud

The maker of Budweiser, facing more competition in America from craft brews and cocktails, is spending billions to fight back. Anheuser-Busch InBev will devote $2 billion in U.S. capital spending...

DATE: May 15, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Los Amigos Del Sur opens in Main Mall

Tonny Del Solar was having a small going away party in December for his friends when they decided to open a restaurant together instead. “My dream was always to have my own business,” Del Solar...

DATE: May 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business