Business enterprises

Ebike rental business on a ROLL in Durango

Claire Attkisson is looking to offer the joy of cycling Durango to tourists who aren’t confident enough to handle 6,512 feet in elevation and the foothills of the San Juan Mountains using only...

DATE: June 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

‘History, Hikes, Hops’ takes readers on a Colorado beer adventure

Craft brew guru and author Ed Sealover is the guy you want to have a tall frosty one with at the bar. Just be ready beforehand, or afterward, to go visit a historical site or have an outdoor...

DATE: May 21, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

WorldPay announces first-quarter earnings

WorldPay Inc., the company that now contains the old Durango startup payment-processing firm Mercury Payment Systems, gave an upbeat financial outlook for the rest of the year on Thursday when it...

DATE: May 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Stillwater now offering private music lessons

Stillwater Music has taken on the private lesson program offered by the now-closed Katzin Music. Jeroen van Tyn, executive director of Stillwater, said given his organization’s mission of providing...

DATE: April 12, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

First National Bank of Durango sold to Texas company

First National Bank of Durango will be sold to Triumph Bancorp Inc. of Dallas for $134.4 million in the third quarter of the year. In addition, Triumph will purchase Citizens Bank of Pagosa Springs...

DATE: April 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Study examines economic impact of marijuana in La Plata County

Marijuana sales totaled $27.7 million in La Plata County in 2016, generating $36.9 million in economic output and 351 jobs, according to a study released last week by Local First. The impetus for...

DATE: March 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Bookcase & Barber to add bar, maintain Gatsby atmosphere

Beau and Jenna Black, owners of The Bookcase & Barber, a Prohibition-era themed bar and barbershop, will add a new bar and 20 more seats. “It will allow us to expand the size of private parties we...

DATE: March 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Durango Brewing Co. no longer serving food

Durango Brewing Co. has closed its kitchen to focus on its brewery – inviting families and friends to order out or bring their own picnic basket while enjoying the brewery’s ales. The move hearkens...

DATE: March 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

It’s lights, camera, action for Durango man’s new movie and restaurant

Through the winding trek of serendipity and tragedy life throws at us, Greg Tucker is on one of those rare lucky streaks. In the next week and a half, his new restaurant, which will replace Lady...

DATE: March 9, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Rural Bayfield subdivision finds path to faster internet

Frustrated with their antiquated and deteriorating internet service, Jim Wiler and his neighbors in the rural Deer Valley Estates subdivision east of Bayfield began searching for better options. It...

DATE: March 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Durango Planning Commission OKs 11th Street Station deck

Durango planning commissioners unanimously approved a deck expansion Monday that will allow 11th Street Station, a food truck collective on Main Avenue, to expand its seating. The commission’s...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business