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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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Wolf Creek fiber project closing regional internet gap

Crews laying fiber-optic lines on the east side of Wolf Creek Pass are bringing the region closer to better internet connectivity. Widespread phone and internet outages in June 2016 that affected...

DATE: May 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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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

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Development begins at Edgemont Meadows

The infrastructure for Edgemont Meadows, a subdivision northeast of Durango, is going in this spring. The development along Florida Road (County Road 240) will be built in phases, and the first...

DATE: May 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Colorado Welcome Center in Cortez stops displaying some marijuana ads

Since December, the Colorado Welcome Center in Cortez has quietly stopped displaying new brochures that feature marijuana dispensary ads, departing from the state office’s policy of waiting for...

DATE: May 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

EDD director awarded recertification

Laura Lewis Marchino, Executive Director of Region 9 EDD, has been awarded re-certification by the International Economic Development Council. Laura Lewis Marchino first achieved the Certified...

DATE: May 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Keller Williams gave back to community for RED Day

Keller William Realty Southwest Associates was among more than 157,000 Keller Williams associates worldwide that participated in the ninth annual RED Day on May 11. Renew, Energize and Donate Day...

DATE: May 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

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Russell Planning adds one to team

Alan Miller recently joined the team at Russell Planning and Engineering. Miller is from Ohio, graduated from University of Toledo in civil engineering, worked 11 years in construction engineering...

DATE: May 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

M10 Technologies moves to Durango

La Plata Economic Development Alliance recently announced that M10 Technologies, one of only three certified platinum SAP service agencies in North America, has relocated to Durango. Managing...

DATE: May 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business