Axis advances health care

DURANGO — The mental-health services that Axis Health System provides in conjunction with primary-care providers in Southwest Colorado is only halfway to where chief executive officer Bern Heath...

DATE: March 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Four Seasons Greenhouse earns Revolutionary 100 nod

Four Seasons Greenhouse and Nursery joined the ranks of the horticulture industry’s top independent garden centers when it was named one of Today’s Garden Center’s Revolutionary 100, according to a...

DATE: March 22, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Dolores State Bank opens doors

When people walked through the front doors of the new Dolores State Bank on March 7, the first thing they usually did was gasp.Ruth Hoffman stopped in during the first banking day in the new...

DATE: March 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Karla’s Kitchen serves goodies

Dolores now has a place to get fresh-made doughnuts and much more.Karla Haley quietly opened Karla’s Kitchen and Bakery Tuesday east of town in the old sportsman’s building and, among other things,...

DATE: March 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Heart for herbs

Imagine taking an herbal product once a year to aid in removing plaque from the blood, a leading cause of high blood pressure, heart disease, heart attacks, strokes and aneurysms. Or ingest another...

DATE: March 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Grand opening

DATE: March 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Vectra Bank funds help with affordable housing

Vectra Bank Colorado has been awarded a $144,000 Affordable Housing grant to help build a new development for low- to moderate-income families in Cortez.FHLBank, a wholesale financial institution...

DATE: March 15, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Hooked on fishing Local couple opens bait and tackle shop

As reservoirs and rivers begin their spring thaw, new business owners Marie and Lester Sage have one thing on their minds — fishing.The Sage’s opened On the Hook Bait & Tackle Shop on Feb. 25 at...

DATE: March 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Going up; bank and its elevator open

DATE: March 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

Business owners attend trade show

DATE: March 8, 2011 | CATEGORY: Business

4-H seeks pop tabs for kids in pediatric care

You may have noticed that 4-H collects pop tabs around the county and wondered what they were for. Well, they are turned into the Ronald McDonald House in Colorado Springs. For every pound of pop...

DATE: March 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Hydropower charges growers

DURANGO — Using a small hydropower system, Dan Huntington powers his father’s house, just down the road, using only the water that flows through his property.The system, installed on his ditch last...

DATE: March 1, 2011 | CATEGORY: Agriculture