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Colorado Employment Situation for May 2015

Colorado Employment Situation for May 2015

Employers in Colorado added 4,900 nonfarm payroll jobs from April to May for a total of 2,514,500 jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. Private sector payroll jobs increased 4,400 and government increased 500. According to the survey of households, the unemployment rate increased one-tenth of a percentage point in May to 4.3 percent. […]

Letter to the Editor - The Elephant Story

Letter to the Editor – The Elephant Story

Many years ago a group of villages needed some work done and after much discussion it was decided they would buy an elephant. When the elephant arrived many were excited to see him do the work, but it took a while for the elephant to become accustomed to its surroundings. But the villagers were very […]

Colorado Employment Situation - January 2013

Colorado Employment Situation – January 2013

   Employers in Colorado added 7,100 nonfarm payroll jobs from December to January for a total of 2,342,900 jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. Private sector payroll jobs increased 8,200 and government decreased 1,100.  According to the survey of households, the unemployment rate decreased two-tenths of a percentage point to 7.3 percent. The […]

Colorado Employment Situation - May 2012

Colorado Employment Situation – May 2012

Employers in Colorado added 2,000 nonfarm payroll jobs from April to May for a total of 2,291,700 nonfarm payroll jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. Private sector payroll jobs increased 2,300 and government decreased 300. According to the survey of households, the unemployment rate increased two-tenths of one percentage point over the month […]

Colorado Employment Situation - April 2012

Colorado Employment Situation – April 2012

Employers in Colorado added 1,200 nonfarm payroll jobs from March to April for a total of 2,291,800 nonfarm payroll jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. Private sector payroll jobs increased 100 and government increased 1,100.   According to the survey of households, the unemployment rate increased one-tenth of one percentage point over the month […]

Power Outage Planned for Friday in Holly

Power Outage Planned for Friday in Holly

Holly, CO – April 18, 2012.         Town of Holly Administrator Marsha Willhite announced today that an electric power interruption is scheduled for Friday, April 20 which will affect only certain areas of the Holly system.  The planned interruption is necessary to facilitate the installation of a substation regulator.      Those customers who reside or do business […]

Southeast Colorado Unemployment Update

Southeast Colorado Unemployment Update

Colorado Employment Situation Employers in Colorado added 4,700 nonfarm payroll jobs from January to February for a total of 2,288,900 nonfarm payroll jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. Private sector payroll jobs increased 2,700 and government increased 2,000.  According to the survey of households, the unemployment rate was unchanged over the month at […]

Colorado Employment Situation - October 2011

Colorado Employment Situation – October 2011

Nonfarm payroll jobs in Colorado increased by 8,800 from September to October to 2,254,700 jobs, according to the survey of business establishments. Government added 900 payroll jobs and the private sector added 7,900.  According to the survey of households, the unemployment rate decreased two-tenths of a percentage point to 8.1 percent.  The number of people […]

Granada Board Reviews Landfill Upgrades/Policy Changes

Granada Board Reviews Landfill Upgrades/Policy Changes

The Granada Town Board reviewed several changes for operations at the town landfill during their monthly meeting, Wednesday, September 14.  In light of several vehicle accidents at the landfill, some specific signs will be set up for the general public.  The reminders will pertain to the limitations of the town’s responsibility for use of the […]