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Tuesday, March 26, 2019  Spokane, Washington  Est. May 19, 1883
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Avista - A Spokane legacy

Formerly the Washington Water Power Co., Avista has been a Spokane mainstay since 1889. On July 19, 2017, Avista announced it was being purchased by Canadian utilities company Hydro One. On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, that deal was rejected.


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Avista, Hydro One abandon plans for sale

UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 10:49 p.m.

Wednesday’s decision by the two companies came after regulators in Washington and Idaho denied approval of the $5.3 billion sale of the Avista to the Canadian utility.

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