GM To Slash Up To 14,000 Jobs, Halt Production At 5 Plants In U.S. And CanadaGeneral Motors will lay off up to 14,000 factory and white-collar workers in North America and put five plants up for possible closure.
Cabela's Lays Off 4 Percent Of Its Corporate StaffOutdoor gear retailer Cabela's has laid off nearly 70 corporate employees, but the Nebraska company remains committed to its growth plans.
CenturyLink Laid Off 150 Workers In ColoradoCenturyLink laid off more than 100 employees across Colorado as part of a company-wide expense-cutting measure.
Denver Health To Cut Hundreds Of JobsThe Denver Post reports the hospital will cut about 300 jobs to reduce personnel expenses by $18 million within 12 months.
Rentech To Close Commerce City Facility, Cut 65 JobsRentech Inc. says it plans to shut its alternative-energy product demonstration facility in Commerce City and end all related research and development activities, which will mean cutting 65 employee and contractor positions by mid-year.
Vestas Cuts 10 Percent Of Manufacturing Workforce In ColoradoWind manufacturer Vestas announced another round of layoffs on Thursday, saying that Congress' last-minute extension of a tax credit for wind energy generation came too late to save jobs.
Frontier Airlines Lays Off Hundreds Of EmployeesThe airline confirmed to CBS4 that it is outsourcing workers at all airport stations except for Denver International Airport.
Denverites Line Up To Get The Last Of The TwinkiesKnowing it might be their last chance to stock up on Twinkies and Wonder Bread, Denver customers formed a big line at the Hostess factory. The company announced they will close on Friday morning.
Vestas Lays Off About 30 At Brighton PlantVestas is laying off more Colorado workers, as uncertainty remains over whether a U.S. wind production tax credit will be extended.
Denver Daily Print Media At A CrossroadsThe changes announced at The Denver Post this week clearly show that, while not necessarily spelling its doom, a daily printed newspaper in Denver can no longer be taken for granted, CBSDenver.com blogger Dominic Dezzutti writes.
Denver Post Offers Buyouts To News StaffThe Denver Post on Wednesday offered voluntary buyouts to its newsroom staff, saying it hopes to trim up to 20 positions, or about 8 percent of its news staff.
Furloughs, Job Cuts To Balance Denver BudgetDenver Mayor Michael Hancock announced Tuesday that the city will cut nearly a hundred vacant jobs, and employees will take furlough days to balance a $100 million shortfall in the 2012 budget.
Colorado Unemployment And Layoffs FallThe unemployment rate for the Denver metro area fell slightly last month.
Lockheed Says 750 In Colorado Eligible For LayoffsLockheed Martin says 750 people in Colorado are eligible for a national voluntary layoff program for about 6,500 employees.
Hospital In Vail Lays Off 22 PeopleCuts in Medicaid are being blamed after a Vail hospital cut 22 jobs this week.