Durango’s Brennan Oil Co. switches gasoline supplier

Durango’s venerable gasoline provider Brennan Oil has changed fuel-supplier contracts going to Marathon Petroleum Corp. from Exxon Mobil Corp. New Marathon signs are already on gas pumps and Kevin...

DATE: Jan. 18, 2021 | UPDATED: 6 days 14 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Hundreds apply for PPP loans at Durango bank

By Thursday afternoon, 300 applications for the latest round of the Paycheck Protection Program had already been received at First Southwest Bank in Durango. First Southwest and Native American...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Ska Fab purchased by private equity firm

Ska Fab, the company started by Durango microbrewer Matt Vincent, a partner in Ska Brewing, and Durango machinist Dan Morris to meet the manufacturing needs of craft brewers, has been purchased by...

DATE: Jan. 10, 2021 | CATEGORY: Business

Media mogul offers helping hand to Durango Diner

Like restaurants across the country, 2020 has been tough on Durango Diner, but the iconic Southwest Colorado breakfast cafe got some good news with the new year. Durango Diner was chosen by media...

DATE: Jan. 4, 2021 | CATEGORY: Local News

Orthodontist purchases, remodels old Poer House

After the death of his first wife, Dr. Christopher Lovell was looking to escape the Front Range and find a new scene. His discovery of Durango has added a third orthodontic practice to town – the...

DATE: Dec. 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Business

Economic leaders seek 5-star certification for Durango businesses

An effort led by local economic leaders to apply for and implement a state variance program allowing businesses greater operational freedom from COVID-19 restrictions will move forward with an aim...

DATE: Dec. 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

Chinampas Design seeks secondary life in aquatic agriculture

It’s not every day you hear about a business plan that looks to build a hydroponic farm as phase II after creating a design and marketing firm. But that’s the game plan for Seth Stephens, Mason...

DATE: Dec. 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Business

Helping crime victims helps the bottom line

Victim Service Tracking may not quite be an overnight success – it’s been in operation since October 2014 – but it’s certainly hitting its stride now. The maker of software that tracks...

DATE: Oct. 25, 2020 | CATEGORY: Business

Local loan program helps small businesses in Southwest Colorado overcome COVID-19

When Momentum Fitness needed some tender loving financing to carry it through the COVID-19 pandemic, it turned to the Rapid Response and Recover Fund offered by First Southwest Community Fund....

DATE: Oct. 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Business

Journey from Moldova to Durango leads Lana Spinu to open consignment shop

Lana Spinu’s path to become a small-business owner has been longer and filled with more obstacles and surprises than most, but that probably goes with the territory when you arrive in Durango in...

DATE: Oct. 11, 2020 | CATEGORY: Business

Southwest Colorado business accelerator unveils 2020 class

The Southwest Colorado Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurs, like many events around Durango, reinvented itself for 2020 to deal with restrictions required by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eight...

DATE: Oct. 6, 2020 | CATEGORY: Business

Longtime Durango Sports Club owner dies

David Rick Farmer, the longtime owner of Durango Sports Club, a business that grew out of his passion for physical therapy, died Sept. 15 at home after a long battle with prostate cancer. Farmer,...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2020 | CATEGORY: Local News

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