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Amy Edelen
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Amy Edelen joined The Spokesman-Review in 2017. She is currently a reporter for the Business Desk. She also writes news features about people and events.

Most Recent Stories

July 3, 2020, 2:54 p.m.
A mural honoring George Floyd in downtown Spokane was vandalized Thursday night. 

News >  Spokane
July 3, 2020, 12:56 p.m.
Spokane County had 59 new confirmed COVID-19 cases Friday, raising the total case count to 1,544, according to the Spokane Regional Health District.

July 3, 2020, 11:26 a.m.
Spokane police arrested a womanjb accused of shoplifting clothing from NorthTown Mall and using pepper spray on employees. 

News >  Business
July 2, 2020, 2:15 p.m.
Comcast is expanding its brick-and-mortar presence in the region with a new retail store opening next week in Spokane Valley.

News >  Business
July 1, 2020, 12:11 p.m.
Under the merger with Kootenai Health, Interlake Pharmacy will operate under the name Kootenai Health Pharmacy.

July 1, 2020, 1 a.m.
Thousands of area small businesses will now able to ensure safety of their employees and customers with free personal protective equipment provided by Spokane County and Greater Spokane Incorporated.

June 29, 2020, 12:24 p.m.
Chipotle Mexican Grill is opening a new restaurant in North Spokane at the Northpointe Plaza. The restaurant, at 9602 N. Newport Hwy., is slated to open in early 2021 and will be the company's second location in the region. 

June 28, 2020, midnight
Twelve String Brewing Co. is one step closer to a new, larger taproom in Spokane Valley.

June 26, 2020, 5 a.m.
As indoor fitness activities for groups of five or fewer are permitted to resume under Phase 2 of Gov. Inslee's Safe Start reopening plan, local gym owners are adapting to the new normal of operating with social distancing, enhanced cleaning measures, limited hours and designated workout zones. 

News >  Business
June 24, 2020, 2:24 p.m.
Spokane-area Realtors planning on attending their national association's annual conference in New Orleans later this year won't get that opportunity.

News >  Business
June 23, 2020, 4:14 p.m.
Spokane County's unemployment rate dropped to 15.1% in May, signaling that employees are beginning to return to work following coronavirus-related layoffs, according to data released Tuesday by the Washington State Employment Security Department. 

June 23, 2020, midnight
A historic building in the West Central neighborhood will soon be home to a barbershop, tabletop gaming store and a New Orleans-inspired restaurant. 

June 21, 2020, midnight
Work is are underway for the Ponderosa Bar and Grill, which is operated by Vance Emerson Jr., owner of the Otis Grill in Otis Orchards. 

News >  Business
June 19, 2020, 3:10 p.m.
Spokane resident Cassie Cleary wasn’t planning to open a bridal consignment shop during a global pandemic.

News >  Business
June 19, 2020, 11:33 a.m.
Construction is underway for Chick-fil-A in North Spokane, ending over a year of speculation that the Atlanta-based restaurant chain would be coming to the area.

News >  Business
June 17, 2020, 2:29 p.m.
Home sales in Spokane County dropped in May amid the coronavirus pandemic, but a shortage of properties on the market continued to push up prices. 

June 17, 2020, 12:59 p.m.
California-based pwsMullen Technologies could be one step closer to manufacturing its electric sports car on the West Plains with a recently announced merger that, if approved, will allow the company to become a publicly traded company.

June 17, 2020, 12:24 p.m.
With pwsthe recent opening of Amazon's fulfillment center and many more companies on the way, meeting a growing need for housing on the West Plains remains a priority for city leaders, according to participants in a Zoom conference call held Wednesday organized by the West Plains Chamber of Commerce. 

News >  Business
June 17, 2020, 4 a.m.
More than three years after launching Leavenworth-based Huney Jun, Spokane native Beau Carrillo is bringing the company's kombucha to local stores. 

News >  Spokane
June 12, 2020, 11:50 a.m.
After more than a century on Third Avenue in the East Central Neighborhood, the historic Rose Apartments has a new home.

June 12, 2020, 11:32 a.m.
SkyOne Aerospace received a $100,000 Working Washington grant that allows the company to expand, add new equipment and hire additional employees.

June 12, 2020, 10:33 a.m.
Plans are moving forward for a rail and truck transload facility designed to attract aerospace and manufacturing companies on the West Plains, according to a preliminary application filed with the city.

News >  Business
June 9, 2020, 4:38 p.m.
Nearly two years after breaking ground, Amazon opened its fulfillment center on the West Plains this week, bringing more than 2,000 full-time jobs to the area.

June 9, 2020, 10:45 a.m.
Ivar’s Seafood Bar has permanently closed in the Spokane Valley Mall, ending a decade of serving fish and chips, chowder and seafood entrees to customers.

June 8, 2020, 9 p.m.
Spokane’s first cat cafe is now open for patrons to enjoy a coffee and potentially adopt rescue cats from SpokAnimal.