Colorado’s Scenic Byways 30th Anniversary

Cumulative byways traveler spending in 2009-2014 nearly $4.8 billion Many byways feature CDOT highways and local and regional roadways that are in and of themselves historic and worthy of national recognition for their pioneering engineering. March 21, 2019, DENVER: The Colorado Scenic and Historic Byways Program, which has helped guide the development of the state’s…

Montrose Nets $400,000 For River Improvements

First step in development of Gold Medal fishery The project will include reestablishing a resilient channel, connecting the river to its floodplain, creating a stable riparian zone, improving fish and other aquatic habitats, stabilizing the river banks, and providing river access to the public. City has long-standing record of work to preserve, protect, enhance Uncompahgre…

Take Mom fishing win $500

*For Immediate Release* Take Mom Fishing! Popular Mother’s Day event known for great fishing and fun Nucla/Norwood: It’s time once again for the Sunshine Express Miramonte Mother’s Day Fishing Derby, at Miramonte Lake on Sunday, May 13, 2018, from 6a-3p, with $500 in cash and more prizes up for grabs. Miramonte Lake, located in the…

Dolores River Rafting Is Back!

A New Perspective from the Beautiful Dolores River via Rafting By Molly Mickel, March 16, 2017: For the first time in over a decade the Dolores River will receive consistent flow releases from McPhee reservoir. That means consistent rafting on this extremely special and unique river. A true classic western river, the Dolores is on…

Road Runner Has New Wheels

The Durango-Grand Junction bus route gets an upgrade The Colorado Department of Transportation has leased a newer bus to serve the Durango-Grand Junction inter-city bus route. The bus has been serving the Bustang regional service operated by CDOT on I 25 and I 70. It will replace a 1999 bus. The bus comes equipped with…

High Pay Hi-Tech Jobs Grow

Non-profit tech association CompTIA just released in March its 2016 Cyberstates report, which provides a state-by-state analysis of the U.S. technology job market. So, why is the tech industry so important to Colorado? It means: • 3,088 net jobs added between 2014 and 2015 – a number that’s expected to continue to rise in 2016…