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New West Daily Roundup for Oct. 6, 2015

downtown bozeman 2013

Today in New West news: Bozeman Fiber is putting in 23 miles of fiber infrastructure, an Idaho timecard software company receives a huge investment, an Albuquerque-based IT firm is expected to double revenue next year, and the Denver Office of Economic Development compiles a funding guide for entrepreneurs.

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New West Daily Roundup for Oct. 5, 2015

Courtesy of Visit Castle Rock

Here’s your New West news: how Castle Rock became ballet shoe mecca, Albuquerque firms see export business expand, Colorado addresses new statewide ozone regulations, Denver-based Smashburger has its eyes on Egypt, and Montana’s cottage food industry sees changes.

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New West Daily Roundup for Oct. 2, 2015

downtown Boise

Today in New West News: two Boise-based businesses help people recovering from mastectomies, Montana senators are in a furor over the Land and Water Conservation Fund, mining contaminants threaten Lake Koocanusa, a district judge has blocked new drilling regulations, and five eastern Montana schools receive humanities funding.

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New West Daily Roundup for Sept. 29, 2015

Credit: Larry Johnson, "Denver Skyline at Sunset," December 17, 2009

Today’s New West roundup: San Francisco narrowly edges out Denver in price increases for home resales, a Colorado Springs semiconductor manufacturing plant sees its company’s stocks decline after a withdrawn rival bid, and two Billings-area breweries take home craft beer gravitas.

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New West Daily Roundup For Sept. 25, 2015

Downtown Denver

Here’s the latest in New West news: Denver International Airport drops out of the top five busiest airport rankings, Oskar Blues is expanding to Austin, Texas; some Denver marijuana inspectors see their consulting plans go up in smoke, a retail hub in Santa Fe, New Mexico will be replaced with a new art school campus, and Bozeman, Montana is receiving ...

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New West Daily Roundup for Sept. 16, 2015

Downtown Salt Lake City

Today’s news in the New West: Utah’s strong economy can be attributed to a rise in professional and business services; a tech entrepreneur is cleared in a Montana political case; and Bozeman celebrates 35 years of growth in the optics industry.

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New West Daily Roundup for Sept. 14, 2015

Old Faithful crowd

In today’s New West Roundup: Salt Lake City International Airport ridesharing returns, Yellowstone National Park sees unexpected uptick in visitors, and AstraZeneca is bringing 400 jobs to Amgen’s former manufacturing facility in Boulder.

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New For 2014: New West Books

Goliath Staggered

Some exciting news to pass along: We’re announcing the debut of New West Books and a first title, Goliath Staggered: How the People of Highway 12 Conquered Big Oil.

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Greg Mortenson: “I Let a Lot of People Down”

Greg Mortenson

Greg Mortenson, laying low since allegations of financial malfeasance and inaccurate accounts of his actions in Three Cups of Tea, admitted that the accusations were correct — and he regretted them.

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“Walk Into the Mist” by Katie LaSalle-Lowery, Montana

Walk Into The Mist "Walk Into the Mist" by Katie LaSalle-Lowery. The Trail of the Cedars in Glacier National Park transports one into a world of old growth cedar and hemlock, moss and ferns, like one would expect in the rain forests of the Pacific Northwest. To view more of Katie's photography, please visit her Flickr photostream.

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