Old technology supplies magic over the air

My real love sits glowing in the basement.I have a house full of computers - I enjoy them and make a living with them - but I've never recovered from an early love affair with shortwave radio....

DATE: May 16, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Group acquired by contractor

Durango Group Inc., a consulting firm founded by local retired U.S. Air Force Gen. Ron Fogleman, has been sold todefense contractor USfalcon.“This is a significant milestone that allows the Durango...

DATE: May 12, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

New roots

Native Roots Garden Center has moved to a larger shop north of Home Depot, offering more space for its trees, shrubs,gardening tools and seeds. The gardening retailer reopened at the new location...

DATE: May 5, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Is digging up your ancestry online worth it?

NEW YORK - Genealogy is hot again.Shows such as “Faces of America" on PBS and “Who Do You Think You Are?" on NBC are renewing the country's fascinationwith family histories. And unlike when the TV...

DATE: May 1, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Stocks rebound after down day

NEW YORK - Investors gave stocks a rebound after reassuring words from the Federal Reserve and another batch of upbeatearnings reports.The Dow Jones industrials rose 53 points Wednesday, making...

DATE: April 29, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

$100 bills to go high-tech to beat fakes

WASHINGTON - The folks who print America's money have designed a high-tech makeover of the $100 bill complete withdisappearing Liberty Bells and magical ribbons.It's all part of an effort to stay...

DATE: April 22, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Calif. company fired up about move

Durango soon will be home to a company that would like to clear the air of emissions generated by wood-burningfireplaces.California-based Earth's Flame has announced plans to relocate its...

DATE: April 21, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Region 9 receives federal grants

A local economic development agency has received $500,000 in federal funds to loan to businesses. The Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado will use the money to provide...

DATE: April 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

What a grand will get you

Here's how much you'd have if you put $1,000 into this investment at the start of the year.

DATE: April 18, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Intel results boost stocks

NEW YORK - The Dow Jones industrial average extended its push past 11,000 Tuesday after expectations grew that strongercorporate earnings would signal that a recovery is on track.Stocks fell in...

DATE: April 14, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Store to run on Main

Your Running Store is moving to Main Avenue after outgrowing its College Drive location.The store is moving Sunday and will reopen Monday at 726½ Main Ave., behind Durango Coffee Co.Don and Karwyn...

DATE: April 14, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business

Stocks slide after 2-month streak of gains

NEW YORK - A late-day slide broke the stock market's recent calm Wednesday after concerns grew that shares areoverheated.A mix of concerns including a drop in consumer borrowing and a slide in oil...

DATE: April 8, 2010 | CATEGORY: Business