Category Archives: Local

Minimum Wage Increase Approved by Colorado Voters

Colorado Voters Pass Amendment to Raise Minimum Wage Voters approved a measure to raise the minimum wage in Colorado to $12.00 per hour. Beginning in 2017,  Colorado Amendment 70 outlines gradual increases to the state’s hourly minimum wage over the next four years. Gradual Increases In Minimum Wage Colorado Amendment 70 raises the hourly minimum wage by $0.90 per hour…
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Eighteen days until new overtime law takes effect

"Eighteen days until new overtime law takes effect" As presented by Lynne Sholler and published in the Durango Herald: Business owners and managers, are you prepared to implement the new Fair Labor Standards Act overtime law that will take effect Dec. 1? It’s been in the news for weeks, but perhaps you procrastinated, hoping acts by…
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Sholler Edwards Supports the Arts

Sholler Edwards is a sponsor of the Durango Dharma Center’s fundraiser, a one-woman comedic play, “The Secret Lives of the Divine,” written and performed by Sarah Syverson, an award winning playwrite who once studied at Second City.  Syverson plays all 12 characters in the play which takes a humorous yet poignant look at humanity’s search…
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