October 2022

Smoker Friendly acquires Collett stores

BOULDER – The Cigarette Store LLC, doing business as Smoker Friendly, has completed the acquisition of the Seymour, Indiana-based Collett Enterprises Inc. tobacco stores. Collett opened its first tobacco store in 1994. It now boasts 30 stores, located across Indiana…

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Field of screams

Today, the last weekend day before Halloween, is the last chance for families to enjoy hay rides, pumpkin picking and corn mazes at farms in the Boulder Valley and Northern Colorado. For many area farmers, the fall fests are a…

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Court action by Milliken alleges selenium-treatment failures

MILLIKEN — The town of Milliken is suing a Golden-based contractor and two Pennsylvania-based companies, alleging that a selenium-treatment system designed and built for the town’s reverse-osmosis water-treatment plant failed on multiple occasions. The suit was filed Oct. 11 in…

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Tayer: Election vitriol: This too, will pass

Watching the first snowflakes fall, I sit down to write this piece with the warmth of appreciative social-media comments, like “I’ve lost all respect for John Tayer on this,” playing in my head. Yes, aside from the snow, the vitriol…

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Broomfield industrial complex acquired for $72M

BROOMFIELD — An 11-building, 512,000-square-foot Broomfield industrial complex near the interchange of U.S. Highway 287 and U.S. Highway 36 has been acquired by a New York investor for $72 million.  The Commander Industrial Portfolio, as the complex is called, is…

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