Glide Durango puts spin on history tours

Tourists and locals alike will be gliding around downtown this summer on personal transporters, taking in the historical sites. Kirstine Carll and Lisa Farless opened Glide Durango, a seasonal...

DATE: June 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Ska Brewing is ninth largest craft brewery in Mountain West

According to a new report from the Brewers Association, Durango’s Ska Brewing ranked as the ninth largest craft brewery in an eight-state Mountain West region. The report, included in the May/June...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

La Plata County rental rates may require two jobs

La Plata County residents who earn minimum wage would be required to work two full-time jobs to rent a two-bedroom home, according to a report released by an affordable housing advocacy group from...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Third Thursday market opens in Cortez

The first Third Thursday market of the summer drew a crowd to Montezuma Park in Cortez. About a dozen food and craft vendors gathered in the park on the evening of June 15, along with cowboy...

DATE: June 17, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

MORP hosts tree sale and fundraiser

The Journal Montezuma Orchard Restoration Project hosts a heritage apple tree sale and fundraiser on June 17 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 17312 County Road G in McElmo Canyon, according to a news release...

DATE: June 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Agriculture

Southwest Health EMS gets new ambulance

Southwest Health System has purchased a 2017 F350 ambulance to its Emergency Medical Services fleet. Built by Braun Northwest in Chehalis, Washington, the new ambulance is known for its safety...

DATE: June 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Hospice of Montezuma named exceptional provider

Hospice of Montezuma has been recognized as a top-performing organization by HealthcareFirst, a national health care technology company. The group named Hospice of Montezuma a 2017 Hospice Honors...

DATE: June 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Military surplus store opens in Cortez

When one Four Corners military surplus store closed this year, the Borgen family saw it as an opportunity to start a new one. Christine, Roger and Brandi Borgen bought most of the inventory of...

DATE: June 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Train offers new round-trip tickets from Silverton

The Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad plans to make a train trip more convenient for travelers coming from the north this summer. As of June 1, travelers can ride the train from Silverton...

DATE: June 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Talk to address how oral health is tied to overall health

San Juan Basin Public Health will host a presentation about a growing national effort to integrate oral and behavioral health as a cohesive part of medical care. The event will take place from 5:45...

DATE: May 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Durango-La Plata County Airport resuming flights to LAX

The Durango-La Plata County Airport is celebrating the return of seasonal nonstop Saturday service to Los Angeles International Airport by giving away a free weekend trip for two to LA. Airport...

DATE: May 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business

Region 9 awarded $300K of loan funding from Department of Commerce

The Journal The Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado will receive $300,000 of revolving loan funds from the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration...

DATE: May 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Business