Southwest Colorado Community College to host job fair

The Journal The southwest campus of Southwest Colorado Community College will host a job fair on Tuesday, April 10, from 9 to 11 a.m. More than a dozen employers are expected to be on hand with...

DATE: March 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Data show coal production in Colorado picked up in 2017

Associated Press GRAND JUNCTION — Data show that Colorado coal production surpassed 15 million tons (14 million metric tons) last year, an improvement from 2016. The Daily Sentinel reported...

DATE: March 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Pinnacol Assurance issues $291K in general dividends to Montezuma County employers

The Journal Pinnacol Assurance, Colorado’s leading workers’ compensation insurer, is distributing $291K in workers’ compensation dividend checks this month to 394 Montezuma County policyholders. In...

DATE: March 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Adams State offers master’s degree in public administration

The Journal Adams State University will begin offering a Master of Arts degree in Humanities with an emphasis in public administration during the summer session, beginning June 3. The 36-credit...

DATE: March 29, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Developer files civil rights complaint against neighbors

COLORADO SPRINGS – The developer of an apartment complex in Colorado Springs filed a civil rights complaint against the complex’s neighbors who are looking to keep the housing project from breaking...

DATE: March 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

4CORE receives solar energy award

The Four Corners Office for Resource Efficiency was awarded the Colorado Solar Energy Industry Association Solar and Energy Storage Award for the 11-99 kilowatt category March 12 during the Solar...

DATE: March 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Land Link to offer workshops in Durango, Cortez

Land Link will offer two-hour workshops for landowners and land seekers at: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Empire Electric Association, 801 North Broadway in Cortez. 10 a.m. Wednesday at La Plata County...

DATE: March 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Region 9 Economic Development District opens satellite office

The Journal The Region 9 Economic Development District of Southwest Colorado has opened a satellite office in The Dolores State Bank’s east branch outside Cortez. “Adding office space in...

DATE: March 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Rebound in homebuilding forecast for Durango

A rebound in home sales from the Great Recession in 2008 is expected to extend into 2018, with the lure of the San Juan Mountains expected to attract more baby boomer retirees, outdoor-loving...

DATE: March 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Tax information released for seniors, disabled veterans

A property tax exemption for the 2018 tax year may be available for qualifying seniors, disabled veterans and surviving spouses of those who have previously qualified. Those who qualify may be...

DATE: March 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Application session for seedlings still open

The Colorado State Forest Service and La Plata Conservation District will accept applications until April 6 from Southwest Colorado residents for more than 40 varieties of tree and shrub seedlings....

DATE: March 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business

Ska Brewing Co. distributing Telluride Brewing’s beers

Herald Staff Report Telluride Brewing has partnered with Ska Brewing Company for distribution in Durango. In addition to bars, restaurants, and liquor stores, Telluride’s beers are now sometimes...

DATE: March 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Business