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MountainMonitor, Second Quarter, 2011 (Publication: September 2011) Media Reports

Colorado

Report: Economic recovery in U.S. West slow and uneven
9.16.11 - Denver Post
By Howard Pankratz

Study: Springs struggling to shake recession's grip
09.15.11 – The Gazette (Colorado Springs, CO)
By Bill Radford
Picked up by MSNBC

Report: Economy 'stagnated' in Denver
9.15.11- Denver Business Journal

Idaho

Boise’s economy among nation's weakest in second quarter, report says
09.15.11 – The Idaho Statesman
By Bill Roberts

Nevada

Las Vegas sees trend of job growth for first time since 2007
09.14.11 – Las Vegas Sun
By Steve Kanigher

Report has good news, bad news
09.15.11 – Las Vegas Review-Journal
By Jennifer Robison

New Mexico

Duke City Shows A Healthy Output; Pre-recession peak topped; rank is 11th out of 100 in nation
09.15.11 – Albuquerque Journal
By Winthrop Quigley

Utah

Provo, Ogden outpacing cities nationwide in job growth
09.15.11 – Deseret News
By Jason Lee

Ogden area 2nd in nation in adding jobs
09.15.11 – The Standard-Examiner (Ogden, UT)
By Scott Schwebke