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Town amends 2014 budget

At last week’s meeting, without any debate or questions, the Pagosa Springs Town Council voted to pass an amendment to its 2014 budget. “The item before you today,” Town Manager…

November unemployment up .6 percent

With Wolf Creek Ski Area not opening until the second weekend in November, and even then experiencing less-than-stellar snowfalls for the rest of the month, the unemployment rate did something…

2015 mill levies by the numbers

As part of its routine, year-end business at its Dec. 16 regular meeting, the Archuleta County Board of County Commissioners voted to certify the county’s mill levies and associated revenues…

SBA’s Colorado office accepting nominations for 2015 National Small Business Week awards

By Christopher Chavez Special to The SUN For more than 50 years, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has recognized outstanding small business owners for their contribution to the American…

Lodgers’ tax breaks records for 11th month

“Through October, the 2014 lodging tax collections continue to show impressive growth,” states a Town Tourism Committee report created by Director Jennie Green. The report was the TTC’s department head…

Grant program supports business development

By Christi Lightcap Special to The SUN The Colorado Department of Agriculture is now accepting applications for funding through the Enrich Colorado Ag Grant Program. Grant funds will help Colorado…

Applications being accepted for grants to support small and emerging rural businesses

By Amy Mund Special to The SUN USDA Rural Development State Director Trudy Kareus announced that the agency is accepting applications for the Rural Business Enterprise Grant Program (RBEG). “This…

County’s unemployment drops another .3 percent in October

With Veterans Day on Nov. 11, Gov. John Hickenlooper issued a proclamation earlier this month declaring November as “Hire A Veteran Month,” and the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment…

Small Business Saturday highlights year-round impact of shopping small

By Christopher Chavez Special to The SUN As the voice for our nation’s entrepreneurs, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) celebrates small businesses on a daily basis. When our small…

September shows abnormal sales tax growth

The Archuleta County treasurer has received $791,218.36 in sales tax revenue for September 2014, which is 27.89 percent higher than the same period last year, according to a report this…