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Mancos Brewing Co. opening new location

Mancos Brewing Co. opened for business Thursday at its new location, and brewer DeWayne Jackson anticipates being able to make a lot more beer. “We’ll be able to increase our daily production at...

DATE: May 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Iron Horse event a large boost to Durango economy

The Iron Horse Bicycle Classic kicks off the summer season in Durango and retailers and businesses should expect a bump in sales. Organizers said 3,078 cyclists have registered for Iron Horse...

DATE: May 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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From cowboys to robots: truckers wary of autonomous rigs

Danny Spell thinks that the idea that a robot will be driving his 18-wheeler one of these days is hogwash. “I been listening to a lot of crap on the truckers’ channel,” Spell, 49, said, after...

DATE: May 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Russell Planning and Engineering hires intern as staff member

Russell Planning and Engineering recently hired Maggie Murphy, a former intern at the business, to its staff. Murphy is from Gunnison and graduated from Fort Lewis College in April with a science...

DATE: May 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Boys and Girls Club hires director of development

The Boys and Girls Club of La Plata County recently hired Kathrene Frautschy as director of the resource development program. Frautschy is from Chicago, has lived in Durango for 19 years and...

DATE: May 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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First National Bank hires marketing director

First National Bank of Durango recently hired Catherine Zaharko as marketing director. Zaharko is from El Paso, Texas and has lived in Durango for 14 years. She graduated college with an English...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Pipeline planned at big Colorado well site, not noisy trucks

DENVER – An energy company will build a pipeline to transport crude oil from a huge well complex inside a Colorado city before production starts, officials said Monday, easing the anxiety of nearby...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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The only mall for miles

PUEBLO – Hair freshly done from the beauty parlor on a recent Friday morning, Ada Clark, 93, and her daughter Carol, 63, met in front of the J.C. Penney in the Pueblo Mall, about 100 miles south of...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Chem-Dry celebrates 20 years as business

Noah and Isais Lopez, owners of Chem-Dry of the Southwest, a business that does carpet, tile and upholstery cleaning, flooring installations, flood and water damage restoration, and mold...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Entrepreneurs of the Southwest to meet

Entrepreneurs of the Southwest, of the Southwest Colorado Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurs, will hold a “Building a Network” meeting 5 to 7 p.m. May 31 at Carver Brewing Co., 1022 Main Ave. In...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Russell Planning and Engineering officially named bike-friendly

Russell Planning and Engineering were recently recognized by the League of American Bicyclists as a bronze-level bicycle-friendly business. Mountain Bike Specialists is the only other business in...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Axis oral health clinic to hold open house at new location

In response to increasing demand for oral care since opening last July, Axis Health System recently moved its oral health clinic to a larger space. The clinic, which was in an 800-square-foot...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business