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Thanks to the 21st Century Learning Grant, Primero has been able to add numerous clubs and activities this school year - and one of the most successful has been its wrestling program, which is now in the pipeline to become an official sport offered at the district.

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DENVER — The Colorado Department of Human Services, Office of Behavioral Health (OBH) announced nearly $5 million in grants to expand access to substance use disorder treatment in rural and frontier communities. Some $929,781 bound for southeast Colorado, with $234,927 coming to Las Animas County.

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The Colorado State Patrol, Otero County Sheriff’s Office and other local law enforcement agencies in southeast Colorado are currently investigating several reports where motorists have been contacted by a white male driving a dark, possibly black, unmarked Dodge Charger. Several drivers repo…

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Due to COVID-19, the Southeast Colorado Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is restarting this workshop series online and removing the registration fee. SBDC wants to make it easier for you to strengthen your business during this financial crunch.

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DENVER, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MDC), one of the nation's leading homebuilders, today announced that its board of directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of thirty-three cents ($0.33) per share on the Company's common stock. The dividend will be paid on Wednesday, May 20, 2020 to shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 6, 2020.

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DENVER, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TaxOps is pleased to announce that Davinia Lyon has joined the firm as a partner in corporate tax. In this role, she leads experienced teams in delivering corporate and international tax and planning, including income tax provision (ASC 740), business tax impact analysis, transfer pricing, foreign compliance and reporting, M&A and transaction due diligence, and entity restructuring.

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DENVER, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- TaxOps is pleased to announce that Davinia Lyon has joined the firm as a partner in corporate tax. In this role, she leads experienced teams in delivering corporate and international tax and planning, including income tax provision (ASC 740), business tax impact analysis, transfer pricing, foreign compliance and reporting, M&A and transaction due diligence, and entity restructuring.

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DENVER, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new survey by ROI Rocket, a leading provider of market research-based consulting services, about two-in-three Americans 18 and older (65%) expect the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic to plunge the country into an economic recession, if not a depression.

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DENVER, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Century Communities, Inc., a top 10 national homebuilder, announced incredible new resources for buyers to shop for and purchase their new home completely online. In mid-March, Century Communities began offering everything from virtual tours and appointments to electronic contracts that allow shoppers the freedom to find their new dream home today from the comfort of their current home. Century Complete, part of the Century family of homebuilders, already has years of experience with online home sales to thousands of buyers, allowing the company to implement a tried-and-true process that provides buyers a seamless digital experience.

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Junior Achievement (JA) is releasing a free guide for teens titled Making Sense: Understanding the Financial Impact of COVID-19. The guide answers teens' questions about the economic implications of COVID-19, including "Why are some store shelves empty?", "Why are some people losing their jobs?" and "Are we going into a recession or even a depression?" The guide is available at JA.org/MakingSense.

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LOVELAND, Colo., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Heska Corporation (NASDAQ: HSKA; "Heska" or the "Company"), a provider of advanced veterinary diagnostic and specialty products, today announces the completion of the acquisition of scil animal care company GmbH ("scil") from Covetrus, Inc. for US $110 million in cash, subject to customary closing adjustments (NASDAQ: CVET; "Covetrus") (the "Acquisition"). The Acquisition, which was first announced on January 14, 2020, represents a key milestone in the Company's long-term strategic plan. scil has been a proven European leader since 1998 in providing veterinary point-of-care laboratory and imaging diagnostics, with headquarters in Germany and operations in France, Italy, Spain and Canada. This acquisition creates a leading global veterinary diagnostics company, servicing millions of pets through tens of thousands of veterinarians and active point of care analyzers around the world. Through this combination, Heska expects to(1):

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BROOMFIELD, Colo., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Gogo Business Aviation (NASDAQ: GOGO) has submitted a petition to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office requesting an inter partes review of U.S. Patent No. 9,312,947 ("the '947 patent") granted to SmartSky Networks, LLC.

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PHOENIX, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Two Bears Farm (https://www.twobears.farm/) recently affirmed studies using high-CBD smokable products in the treatment of chronic anxiety. Our stress-response has devastating effects on our bodies' immune systems' ability to ward off illness. Founded by USMC veteran Sara Sheeler, Two Bears Farm curates premium, hand-cultivated and cured hemp with very high terpene and cannabinoid levels (including CBD) that is ?-compliant (<= 0.3% THC). In fact, their 1.1 gram, Chill and Wellness, preroll pricing for veterans & first responders is now available to college students, health providers and public through April 20.

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LOVELAND, Colo., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Schlosser Signs, Inc. is thrilled to announce that we are celebrating 20 years in business, and to celebrate the occasion, we are unveiling a new logo. "Our new logo conveys the fact that we are more than a sign company," says Rose Schlosser, the Business Development Officer of Schlosser Signs, Inc. "We wanted a logo that allowed us to move into the future, giving the flexibility to add services and products we may choose."

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EVANS, Colo., April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Using new, patent-pending technology, Planetarie has created a process that extracts full-spectrum CBDa using only water. Unlike other methods of extraction that produce a lot of waste, damage the cannabinoids within the hemp plant, or introduce other substances into the final product, Planetarie's Water Extraction Technology (W.E.T.) allows for better potency and a higher bioavailability of cannabinoids without adding harmful substances. In addition to being a cleaner final additive that can be used in any product currently using CO2-extracted CBD, Planetarie's CBDa is harvested from hemp plants grown on the USDA-certified organic Nikkal Farm in Northern Colorado.

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DENVER, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Guild Education, a B Corporation focused on creating opportunity for America's workforce through education is committing to the no-layoff pledge, joining leading companies like its partner Salesforce in pledging to make no employee lay-offs during the next 3 months as they navigate this difficult time for employees and their families.

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DENVER, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- bestmarijuanaguide.com, the premier online directory for cannabis products, suppliers, and dispensaries has announced it launch on the morning of April 1st, 2020. The website serves as an online resource for those looking for exceptional brands in the cannabis space and other helpful resources. bestmarijuanaguide.com works with vendors within the cannabis space to ensure their resources offer web users a glimpse into the options out there for them whether it's a product, a dependable cannabis dispensary, or a supplier that supports vendors within the industry.

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DENVER, April 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- While people everywhere are looking to spice up their cooking routine and use ingredients they have on hand, the experts at Beef. It's What's For Dinner. have partnered with 3 leading chefs to provide restaurant-level inspiration to the home cook.

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DENVER, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- 361 Infrastructure Partners, a wholly owned subsidiary of 361 Capital, was recently named to the ImpactAssets 50 2020. Selected from a record number of applicants, 361 Infrastructure Partners was recognized as an "Emerging Impact Manager," a new category this year, which highlights impact fund innovation and newer fund managers that demonstrate the potential to create a meaningful impact. 361 Infrastructure Partners was one of only 16 emerging fund managers named to the list.

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(The Center Square) – As of March 31, 30 of the 50 states have issued stay-at-home orders to residents. Although the names of the orders – shelter-in-place, stay-at-home, stay home, stay safe – vary from state to state, they include at least two common elements: the closure of nonessential businesses and requesting all residents to stay home except for essential trips.

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WALTHAM, Mass. and DENVER, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Fresenius Medical Care North America (FMCNA) and DaVita Inc. (DVA) today announced a collaboration in response to Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), which aims to support the broader kidney care community by offering isolation capacity for dialysis patients who are or may be COVID-19 positive.

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FORT COLLINS, Colo., March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vortic Watch Company today announces it will join the fight against COVID-19 to help manufacturing companies meet supply-chain demands by producing critical parts for medical supplies and other critically needed life-saving devices. Vortic launched the "Keep the Lights On" initiative to encourage manufacturers to join the network directory and band together to support America.

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DENVER, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading global cloud-based monetization and billing solution provider, BillingPlatform, today announced it was named a 2020 SIIA CODiE Award finalist in the Best Subscription Billing Solution category. Finalists represent the best products, technologies, and services in software, information, and business technology.

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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo., March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- EcoGen Laboratories ("EcoGen"), the leading vertically-integrated manufacturer and supplier of high-quality hemp genetics, hemp-derived specialty ingredients and finished products in North America, today introduced the EcoGen Buyback Program through which EcoGen will buy back harvested hemp crops at fair market value from farmers who purchase seeds from the company.

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DENVER, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Let's Roam is helping transform your home into a unique and interactive playground. As a leader in self-guided outdoor city scavenger hunts, Let's Roam announced In-Home Scavenger Hunts in response to the COVID-19 crisis. "Roam From Home" Scavenger Hunts have brought the adventure indoors, with two available categories to choose from: In-Home Family Scavenger Hunts and In-Home Date Night Scavenger Hunts. Every hunt includes a variety of interactive photo, video and trivia challenges. Compete against your friends and family in other households.

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DENVER, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Many consumers are stocking up on potatoes during these uncertain times and it's important to make the most of these purchases. Heidi Alsum Randall, a Wisconsin potato farmer, provided the following thoughts:

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1) Primero schools are continuing their lessons online with both teachers and students participating in online classrooms where students can keep up with their lessons during the coronavirus outbreak. Additionally, breakfast and lunch is also continuing to be provided to students with pick-up locations at Primero as well as closer to town for those students who live in Trinidad. Seen here,…