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Sean Hovorka, production superintendent Trapper Mining, holds coal from the Trapper Mine on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, in Craig, Colo. Hovorka, also recently elected member of the town's city council, sees a future in mining because of renewables.

Colorado coal town grapples with future as plant shuts down

Sean Hovorka, production superintendent Trapper Mining, holds coal from the Trapper Mine on Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, in Craig, Colo. Hovorka, also recently elected member of the town's city council, sees a future in mining because of renewables.

January 23, 2022, 6:05am Business

In a quiet valley tucked away from Colorado’s bustling ski resorts, far from his hometown in northern Mexico, Trinidad Loya found a way to support his family’s American dream: Coal. Read story

People rummage through stuff stolen from cargo containers littered on Union Pacific train tracks in the vicinity of Mission Boulevard on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022, in Los Angeles.

How supply chain crunch, limited security, idle trains made cargo in LA vulnerable to thieves

People rummage through stuff stolen from cargo containers littered on Union Pacific train tracks in the vicinity of Mission Boulevard on Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022, in Los Angeles.

January 23, 2022, 6:05am Business

With Southern California a global hub for cargo in this e-commerce age, train cars filled with valuable goods are crisscrossing hundreds of miles of track at all hours. Read story

Shelves displaying meat are partially empty as shoppers makes their way through a supermarket on Jan. 11, 2022, in Miami, Florida.

Empty grocery shelves in omicron spike are about worker shortages, not the supply chain

Shelves displaying meat are partially empty as shoppers makes their way through a supermarket on Jan. 11, 2022, in Miami, Florida.

January 23, 2022, 6:00am Business

The omicron variant is taking a toll on grocery workers who can sense customers’ frustration as they try to keep shelves stocked and checkout lines moving. Read story

What the No Surprises Act means for your medical bills

January 23, 2022, 6:00am Business

More Americans worry about unexpected medical bills than any other expense, according to polls by the Kaiser Family Foundation in 2018 and 2020. Read story

Improving your savings is likely to improve other key aspects of your life.

Bankrate: 6 ways to save more money in 2022

Improving your savings is likely to improve other key aspects of your life.

January 23, 2022, 6:00am Business

Improving your diet and health are common New Year’s resolutions, but improving your financial health should be a priority, too. Read story

Dani Carlin hands out frozen paints -- made from natural pigments from spinach, beets and blueberries -- to children for a painting activity that also taught about solids and liquids at Carlin's home daycare/preschool Little Naturalists on Monday, Jan. 10, 2022 in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Clark County Business Briefing

January 23, 2022, 5:46am Business Briefs

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M&M's candy is seen in Nashville, Tenn., Friday, Jan. 21, 2022. Candy maker Mars is giving a makeover to its six M&M's characters as a way to promote inclusivity.

Mars gives M&M’s a makeover to promote inclusivity

M&M's candy is seen in Nashville, Tenn., Friday, Jan. 21, 2022. Candy maker Mars is giving a makeover to its six M&M's characters as a way to promote inclusivity.

January 22, 2022, 6:00am Business

Candy maker Mars is giving a makeover to its six M&M's characters as a way to promote inclusivity. Read story