Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 7:07 pm (Updated: November 17, 4:21 pm)
San Miguel County is far too dependent on government employment, a new report says.
“While, by most standards, these are good jobs, the problem is that the county has little history of private job creation and may find it difficult to respond to what are almost certainly very different economic conditions in the future,” wrote Jeffrey Mitchell of the University of New Mexico’s Bureau of Business and Economic Research.
Las Vegas’ biggest employers are the state hospital and Highlands University.
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