Places like Denver, Aurora, Douglas County, even Sterling, need firefighters, plumbers, chemists, mechanics and police officers
“It can be a little bit of a scary time for an operator,” says Phillip Dunning, an analyst with Littleton-based Drillinginfo.
Out on Colorado's plains, the Lincoln Community Hospital is the lifeblood of the region — and the only care center in a 75-mile radius.
The holiday shopping season looks good for retailers, despite the challenges.
- “[Colorado] will be one of the top 10, maybe even a top 5 growth state in 2017," says Rich Wobbekind of the CU Business Research Division.Read more
- Now federal officials will consider the industry when they calculate the gross domestic product nationally.Read more
In the US in the past decade, "51 percent of all new home mortgages taken out have been taken out by Latino families."