The biggest August job gains were in hospitality and construction.
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The state's unemployment rate is at just 2.8 percent and job growth has accelerated, perplexing economists.
Medical marijuana isn’t snuffed out yet. Sales in June were down, but customers still bought $27 million in medical cannabis.
Colorado State Patrol is increasing their watch along the Western Slope, where it says the roads have become the most dangerous place to drive in Colorado during the month of July.
The drop of two-tenths of a percent reflects slightly more participation in the workforce.
“The higher price environment may support a couple more rigs being added in Colorado during the remainder of the year,” said analyst Bernadette Johnson.
The number of construction jobs has risen 54 percent since bottoming out in 2011.
Wage growth was up almost 4.6 percent — well above inflation — and wages have been rising for almost a year now.
My 420 Tours marketing director Cynthia Ord said their bus tours not only attracts all ages, but people with all kinds of reasons for their interest.
The Census Bureau says 17,197 housing permits have been approved in Colorado year-to-date: a 27 percent increase over the same time in 2017.