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Moody's maintains bond rating for Colorado Springs Airport

By: Wayne Heilman

Moody's Investor Service maintained its Baa1 rating on bonds for the Colorado Springs Airport, the New York-based bond rating company announced Friday.

Moody's said the rating has a stable outlook that...

Speaker: Employers need to model same work ethic they expect from employees

By: Wayne Heilman

The nation's employers too often aren't demonstrating the work ethic that they want to see from their employees, the CEO of a Denver-based work ethic consulting firm told about 300 business and community leaders...

Buyer: Atmel plant in Colorado Springs not targeted for closure

By: Wayne Heilman

Atmel's 1,000-employee semiconductor manufacturing plant in Colorado Springs is safe, for now.

Dialog Semiconductor, which agreed Sept. 20 to acquire San Jose, Calif.-based Atmel for $4.6 billion, wants to...

Colorado Springs Volkswagen dealers say scandal hasn't hurt sales

By: Wayne Heilman

Only a handful of Volkswagen customers in Colorado Springs have asked to return the diesel vehicles they bought that are equipped with software that rigged the cars to beat U.S. emissions tests while failing to...

Colorado Springs Airport continues to see decline in traffic

By: Wayne Heilman

Passenger traffic at the Colorado Springs Airport in July fell from the same month a year earlier for a fifth consecutive month.

Passengers on departing flights from Colorado Springs totaled 56,147, down 6.6...

Progressive to hire up to 200 in Colorado Springs for call center, IT operation


Ohio-based insurance giant Progressive Corp. announced plans to hire more than 200 employees by year's end in Colorado Springs split between its call center and information technology operations.


Children's Hospital Colorado announces plans to build $110 million new hospital in the Springs


Children's Hospital Colorado announced plans Tuesday to spend $110 million to build a new hospital on the UCHealth Memorial Hospital campus in the Briargate area that will open in 2018 with up to 100 inpatient...

Report: Colorado Springs hotel occupancy down from last August

By: Wayne Heilman

Hotels in the Colorado Springs area were a bit less full in August with occupancy declining from a year earlier for the first time since February as a result of a strong August in 2014, when the USA Pro Cycling...