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Independents Week: Salt 360

By |2018-07-12T12:06:26-06:00July 3rd, 2018|Independents Week|

L-R Owners of Salt 360 Cassidy Bruno, Rocco Bruno, and Patti Salomon at the Salt360 Float Studio on north Main Ave. Why did Salt 360 decide to be an independent business? Patti Salomon: I think it’s because we have more control over what we wanted to do. Ultimately we get to make our own decisions [...]

Independents Week: Pine Needle

By |2018-07-09T15:39:33-06:00July 3rd, 2018|Independents Week|

Pine Needle Mountaineering Co-Owner of Pine Needle Mountaineering, Jeremy Dakan Jeremy Dakan  Why have you remained an independent business? I think that staying independent and not having the corporate cookie cutter models, particularly downtown, is what gives towns like ours its flavor. But really the whole town is [...]

Independents Week: Spaaah Shop

By |2018-07-09T15:42:19-06:00July 3rd, 2018|Independents Week|

Spaaah Shop Antoinette Whidden  Tell us a little bit about you, a relatively new owner of the Spaaah Shop, and a bit about the shop.   The spa has been around since approximately 2005. My mother-in-law purchased the business back in 2010 so I’ve been around it quite a bit. [...]

Independents Week: StoneAge Tools

By |2018-07-17T13:24:13-06:00July 3rd, 2018|Independents Week|

StoneAge Tools Kerry Siggins Tell us a little bit about Stone Age and why you have remained an independent business. StoneAge will celebrate its 40th anniversary next year. Our two founders started the company in Durango because of their love for the community; one is a 4th generation Durango resident, [...]

Independents Week: 4Corners Riversports

By |2018-07-09T15:48:18-06:00July 3rd, 2018|Independents Week|

Independents Week: 4Corners Riversports General Manager of 4Coners Riversports, Ashleigh Diaz Ashleigh Diaz Tell us a little bit about 4Corners Riversports and why you're independent? 4Corners Riversports was started by Milt Wiley and his daughter Nancy in 1983. They had a passion for boating in the southwest and [...]

Independents Week: Wagon Wheel Liquors

By |2018-07-09T15:54:42-06:00July 3rd, 2018|Independents Week|

Wagon Wheel Liquors Owners of Wagon Wheel Liquors Bonnie and Mike Bonnie and Mike What’s your story and why have you chosen to be an independent business? (Bonnie)I think we’ve always been local people. We owned convenience stores when we lived in Florida and we felt like we were part [...]

Independents Week: Basin Printing

By |2018-07-09T15:56:23-06:00July 2nd, 2018|Independents Week|

Independent Business: Basin Printing and Imaging Owner of Basin Imagine and Printing, Diana Hammond Diana: Tell us a little bit about Basin Printing and Imaging. It was started in 1957 but our family bought it in October 1990. My husband’s parents, ourselves, and a third couple that later on left [...]

Music as Inspiration

By |2018-05-27T12:45:49-06:00May 27th, 2018|Create Local|

From Alissa Wolf, Executive Director of iAM Music. Local First and iAM Music are working in partnership on the Cultivate Campaign. Christiana, age 11 (quoted above), is one of several talented and dedicated students at iAM MUSIC who is receiving a scholarship to further her studies in music and pursue her passion! As a [...]

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