Business briefs

Bayfield resident joins Genex Cooperative Inc. Kyle Beebe of Bayfield has joined Genex Cooperative Inc. as an area beef representative.Beebe recently completed the Genex ABR training program at the...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

New True Value openson Trimble Crossing

Trimble True Value announces its opening last Monday at 45 Trimble Crossing Drive, U.S. Highway 550 and Trimble Crossing Drive at Dalton Ranch.The hardware store is owned by Steve and Karen...

DATE: Aug. 16, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

Doughworks moving to bigger digs

Durango Doughworks is moving north on Main Avenue to a larger building, enabling the breakfast and lunch joint to expand customer seating and parking."We need more space," said owner Dylan...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

Coming together

DATE: Aug. 9, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

Downturn hits Pagosa Springs' home market

The Pagosa Springs real estate market has faired worse than Durango's as median home prices have slumped and home sales have dipped in the face of a housing slump."Durango is holding much steadier...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

5 firms to watch

Five Southwest Colorado firms were honored recently as "Colorado Companies to Watch."They were among 50 companies noted for their growth in a program presented by the Colorado Office of Economic...

DATE: Aug. 2, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

S.W. Colorado companies to be honored at reception

Five Southwest Colorado companies will be honored with a reception tonight after they were named "Companies to Watch" by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade and the...

DATE: July 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

Second Avenue condos moving ahead

Scott McCallister's Downtown Durango Condominiums project has returned in much humbler form.After the project's denial last year by the Durango Planning Commission, McCallister substantially scaled...

DATE: July 29, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

Beulah community lacks local government

BEULAH (AP) - This little scenic, green mountain community long has had a mystique about it, remaining cool when the rest of Pueblo County is sizzling under a summer sun.For those thinking about...

DATE: July 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

Silos used as billboards, artwork

LONGMONT (AP) - A roadside can of Coke. A mighty mural on the horizon. Or maybe fiddles, or beer, or ears of corn.It's amazing what you can do with an old silo when you put your mind to it.Oskar...

DATE: July 26, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

Cortez taxes hint at recovery

Recent Cortez sales-tax revenues show a slight decrease compared with 2008.May 2009 saw $808,613 in city sales-tax revenue, a 1.28 percent drop from $819,103 in May 2008.January through May...

DATE: July 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business

Interior halts new mining claims

WASHINGTON - Uranium mining near the Grand Canyon would court disaster, risking damage to critical water supplies, local officials and water experts told a House panel Tuesday.A hyrdologist who has...

DATE: July 22, 2009 | CATEGORY: Business