Business (general)

Photos: Durango students explore science during Career Fair Day

DATE: April 24, 2018 | UPDATED: 1 day 6 hours ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Dolores Outfitters focus on outdoor fun, adventure

Dolores Outfitters is bringing outdoor adventure back to town. The refurbished store and gas station at 341 Railroad Ave. specializes in camping, fishing, hunting, snowshoeing and boating gear,...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Popular coffee shop reopens in Dolores

Loop’s Coffee House and Bistro has opened in Dolores at 795 Railroad Ave. Owner Mark Looper took over the former Pony Expresso building and, along with his girlfriend Misty Henderson, remodeled it...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Montezuma County businesses join public lands petition

Two Montezuma County businesses have joined a petition to Congress by outdoor retailers to keep protections in place for public lands. Mancos’ Alpacka Rafts and Cortez’s Osprey Packs are among...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Blue Pepper food truck hopes to spice up Cortez

The owners of a new food truck in Cortez hope to turn their business into a gathering place for the whole town. In November, Chris and Laurie Hutton started parking the Blue Pepper food truck – a...

DATE: Feb. 3, 2018 | CATEGORY: Food

Zuke’s to leave Durango, layoff 16 local employees

One of Durango’s oldest homegrown companies has announced it will be leaving for Texas and laying off nearly 75 percent of its employees. Zuke’s Pet Nutrition announced Thursday it will join with...

DATE: Jan. 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Local News

Boutique Air moves toward two-engine planes in Cortez

One year after introducing a line of one-engine aircraft to the Cortez Municipal Airport, Boutique Air has increased its use of two-engine airplanes. When Boutique first started flying out of the...

DATE: Dec. 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Tacos and tequila on the menu at newest downtown eatery

Mountain Tacos & Tequila, the recently opened restaurant at 741 Main Ave., is the final product of an idea Tad and Vilma Brown have been discussing for years: bringing the iconic Mexican street...

DATE: Dec. 1, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Mancos prepares for an ‘old-fashioned Christmas’

Mancos will celebrate this Christmas with two weeks of events in the Creative District, starting Dec. 1. The festivities will begin with the Rudolph Run race and end with a baking workshop at Zuma...

DATE: Nov. 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Small Business Saturday celebrates Durango’s local establishments

Dana Hodge is outspoken about his opposition to corporate America: He doesn’t own a computer and refuses to shop at big-box stores such as Walmart. “I’m probably the last person on the planet that...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Tailwind Nutrition in Bayfield awarded $250,000 grant

Bayfield-based Tailwind Nutrition, an endurance drink mix manufacturer, applied for and was awarded a $250,000 grant by the Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade. Fifteen...

DATE: Nov. 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business