Economic Gateway http://www.jocofirst.com JOCOFirst News RSS Feed Fri, 25 May 2018 11:34:53 -0700 en-us Opinions Welcome http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16245 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Your opinion is valued in Buffalo. The Chamber of Commerce hosts luncheons every third Wednesday of the month. Attend to learn what is happening in the area and let your voice be heard on any business... Tour a Piece of History http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16244 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Wild West was full of adventure, more than a little mischief and a dose of intrigue The West created legends and folklore that continues in our hearts and on the big screen over one hundred years ... Go to School in Johnson County http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16243 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Thu, 25 May 2800 15:21:44 -0800 We are privileged to have incredible educational institutions right here at home. Johnson County is known for beautiful, wide open spaces, a creative and determined spirit, but also for education. Our... Bluegrass Jams You Have to Hear http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16242 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Nothing beats the feeling of listening to the band jam when the music carries them away to a special place. You can feel this type of music in your soul and that’s exactly what people experience... Wyoming Business Council Welcomes Weatherby http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16277 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Thu, 25 May 9600 15:20:40 -0800 The light manufacturing company, Weatherby Inc., coming to Sheridan is welcomed to Wyoming by Wyoming Business Council.  Watch this video posted by the Wyoming Business Council.... Report offers snapshot of Wyoming economic development in 2017 http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16261 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 A snapshot of the Wyoming Business Council’s 2017 achievements and the opportunities and challenges ahead is available in the agency’s 2017 Benchmarks and Annual Report released.... New Home for Outreach Program http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16241 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Northeast Wyoming Community College’s outreach program has a new home in Johnson County. With the completion of the Bomber Mountain Civic Center’s remodel, they are now based in the Civic ... Business Council seeks applicants for federal grant program http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16260 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Wyoming Business Council is seeking projects that help low- and moderate-income families and individuals, prevent or eliminate slum or blight or address urgent community development needs in antic... Blogging Made Easy for Business Owners http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16259 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Is your message bigger than your local area? Are you wanting to establish yourself as a thought leader in your field? Have you interested in blogging for your business, but don't know where to beg... Weatherby Greeted by Cheers at Black Tooth http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16258 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Sheridan's Black Tooth Brewing Company was packed from wall to wall Tuesday night as people awaited the long-awaited revelation of Project Enterprise. And this was the sound as people learned that... New Website is Full of Resources http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=16240 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Have you visited the Wyoming Business Council's website? If not, head on over and check it out. Their site is full of information and resources that can be useful for a business owner, site select... Wyo companies eyeing international markets encouraged to register for export program http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=15763 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The Wyoming Business Council is offering a suite of customized services and assistance under an expanded program to help small business owners interested in or already exporting.&n... Wyoming Main Street seeks downtown advocates for Best Practices Workshop http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=15762 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Thu, 25 May 5600 15:17:38 -0800 Registration is open for downtown advocates in Wyoming to attend the Best Practices Workshop, a two-day event hosted by Wyoming Main Street and leading into the National Main Street Center Conference.... GRO-Biz Conference and Idea Expo registration open http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=15761 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Wyoming’s premier event for small business owners and entrepreneurs will feature experienced speakers, unique networking opportunities and assistance from valuable resources. Registration is now... ENDOW recommends investment in education, infrastructure, entrepreneurs http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=15759 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 As 2017 came to an end, members of the ENDOW council looked ahead – not just to the new year but also to coming decades filled with economic growth. The council recently made recommendations ... Q&A with Senator Enzi http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=15758 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Bulletin Staff Report The Buffalo Bulletin had an opportunity to ask Sen. Mike Enzi a few questions last week about tax reform, health insurance, Medicaid and more. Below are his answers. Questi... Weatherby relocates to Wyoming http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=15757 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Firearms manufacturer Weatherby, Inc., is relocating its manufacturing operations and corporate headquarters from California to Sheridan, Wyoming, company officials announced today from SHOT Show in L... Ten Sleep Library expansion moves forward http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=14787 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The long-anticipated expansion of the Ten Sleep Library will took a step forward on Oct. 17, when county commissioners opened bids for the 20-foot by 80-foot addition, which includes meeting... State offers help via workforce training grants http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=14786 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 Small business owners often have a difficult time staying ahead of trends and keeping staff trained. Money for training can be difficult to come by, especially in slower months when training woul... $2.5 billion invested in rural electric infrastructure http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=14785 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Thu, 25 May 0400 15:11:51 -0800 USDA investment funds projects in 27 states. USDA is investing $2.5 billion in rural electric infrastructure improvements to help create jobs and support economic development in 27 states... State board approves Project Enterprise; company identity to be announced Tuesday http://www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events/?item=15760 www.jocofirst.com/kbj/news-&-events Wed, 31 Dec 1969 16:00:00 -0800 The State Loan and Investment Board (SLIB) approved funding for four economic development projects around Wyoming during its Thursday meeting in Cheyenne. Among those projects was a $12,592,090 gra...