Colorado unemployment rate falls to 3.5%

Westminster

DENVER — Colorado’s unemployment rate dropped to 3.5% in May 2022, the lowest since February 2020, according to new data released Friday by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment. That dropped the state below the national average of 3.6%, the first time since October 2021 that Colorado has had a lower unemployment rate than … Continued

Brewing industry grows, but not without hiccups

Westminster

Brewing has had an uneven year, with supply chain issues and rising costs affecting the industry at large but smaller breweries especially.  The year began with a massive splash, with Monster Beverage Corp. purchasing Canarchy Craft Brewery Collective LLC — which includes the Longmont giant Oskar Blues and its hard seltzer brand Wild Basin — … Continued