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Amy Edelen
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Amy Edelen amye@spokesman.com (509) 459-5581

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

News >  Business
May 4, 2021, 3:16 p.m.
Student venture teams presented their business ideas last week and competed for $75,000 in prize money at an annual business plan competition hosted by WSU’s Center for Entrepreneurial Studies.

News >  Business
May 4, 2021, 4 a.m.
Ashley Furniture HomeStore Outlet recently opened in Spokane Valley, marking the second location owned by Kondolas Furniture Washington.

News >  Business
May 3, 2021, 12:37 p.m.
Southwest Airlines is adding new seasonal nonstop service from Spokane International Airport to Chicago and Orange County.

News >  Business
May 2, 2021, 4 a.m.
Spokane-area rents have gone up 12% in the past year.

News >  Business
May 2, 2021, 4 a.m.
Renovations will soon be underway at the Indian Trail Library in northwest Spokane.

News >  Business
April 30, 2021, 4 a.m.
After more than a year of closure, STCU is reopening its Liberty Lake, Indian Trail and Moran Prairie branch lobbies beginning Monday.

News >  Business
April 29, 2021, 11:05 a.m.
The number of new weekly jobless claims in the state declined 12% last week, according to the Washington state Employment Security Department.

News >  Business
April 29, 2021, 4 a.m.
A Spokane Valley-based marketing company is now accepting Bitcoin as payment from clients, becoming one of the few businesses in the area to do so.

News >  Business
April 29, 2021, 4 a.m.
The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission is recommending a slight rate decrease for Avista Corp.’s electric and natural gas customers.

News >  Business
April 28, 2021, 4 a.m.
As inventory of existing single-family properties in the Spokane area's competitive housing market has dipped to record-low levels, an increasing amount of buyers are considering the option to build their own homes.

News >  Business
April 28, 2021, 4 a.m.
Homebuyers area facing intense competition in Spokane’s hot housing market, which is in an area that has gained nationwide recognition for its quality of life, proximity to outdoor activities and relative affordability when compared with larger West Coast metro areas, such as Seattle and Los Angeles.

News >  Business
April 28, 2021, 4 a.m.
From comparing prices to virtual tours, consumers have become accustomed to the convenience of shopping for homes online, a shift that was further accelerated by the coronavirus pandemic.

News >  Business
April 28, 2021, 4 a.m.
When the coronavirus took hold in the nation last year, it prompted shifts in buyers’ homebuying and selling preferences.

News >  Business
April 28, 2021, 4 a.m.
Home staging plays a big part in how much buyers are willing to pay for properties, according to a recent survey by the National Association of Realtors.

News >  Business
April 28, 2021, 4 a.m.
With battles for homes leading to a sharp increase in bidding wars in Spokane’s fiercely competitive real estate market, buyers are finding they need to be creative with the offer for the home of their dreams.

News >  Business
April 28, 2021, 4 a.m.
Coeur d’Alene’s home price appreciation, economic vitality and quality of life have put the resort town on the map as the top emerging housing market in the nation, according to a new ranking released Tuesday.

News >  Business
April 27, 2021, 4 a.m.
Avista Corp. and the city of Post Falls are developing a new public park along the Spokane River that will serve as a multiuse gathering space for residents.

News >  Business
April 25, 2021, 4 a.m.
The Spokane International Airport is planning extensive remodels to its ground transportation center and rental car return area.

News >  Business
April 23, 2021, 2:42 p.m.
Spokane-based Avista Corp. this week announced its plan to reduce natural gas emissions as part of its strategy to provide a carbon-neutral energy supply by 2045.

News >  Business
April 23, 2021, 2:17 p.m.
In a move to help support live venues shut down as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, the U.S. Small Business Administration is reopening the Shuttered Venue Operators Grant portal, beginning 9:30 a.m. Saturday.

News >  Business
April 22, 2021, 2:53 p.m.
Comcast is boosting internet download speeds for Spokane County customers who subscribe to the company’s Xfinity Performance Starter + and Gigabit Internet packages.

News >  Business
April 22, 2021, 2:16 p.m.
A Renton-based investor has purchased a building occupied by Vivacity Care Center in Spokane Valley.

News >  Business
April 22, 2021, 4 a.m.
Since founding Thomas Hammer Coffee Roasters 28 years ago, owner Thomas Hammer envisioned opening a coffee shop on the South Hill.

News >  Business
April 18, 2021, 4 a.m.
Avista Corp. is developing a park for public use with river access adjacent to its Mission Avenue campus.

News >  Business
April 17, 2021, 4 a.m.
A craft beer industry veteran has achieved a longtime goal of opening his own brewery.