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April 4, 2021, 4 a.m.
Catholic Charities of Eastern Washington is moving forward with plans for a new housing project in west Spokane.
April 2, 2021, 2:46 p.m.
A real estate development company with ties to Tesla Inc. is planning to build an electric car sales and maintenance facility in Liberty Lake.
April 2, 2021, 4 a.m.
New jobless claims in the state rose slightly last week as seasonal layoffs increased in the construction and educational services sectors, according to the Washington state Employment Security Department.
April 1, 2021, 4 a.m.
Spokane County’s nonseasonally adjusted unemployment rate increased slightly to 6.9% in February, primarily because of seasonal layoffs in construction and outdoor industries, according to the Washington State Employment Security Department.
March 31, 2021, 4 a.m.
Spokane-area business owners met with U.S. Sen. Patty Murray in a virtual roundtable Tuesday to discuss concerns related to future economic recovery from the effects of pandemic
March 28, 2021, 4 a.m.
The secret has been out for years now about the Spokane area’s quality of life and affordability compared with larger metro areas and proximity to outdoor activities. Now, Coeur d’Alene also is gaining national attention.
March 28, 2021, 4 a.m.
Joya Child & Family Development is a step closer to a new facility in the University District.
March 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
A downtown Spokane historic building that local preservationists feared would be demolished may have a new lease on life after recently being listed for sale.
March 24, 2021, 1:43 p.m.
Washington’s unemployment rate fell to 5.6% in February as the state added 23,500 jobs, according to preliminary seasonally adjusted data from the Washington state Employment Security Department.
March 23, 2021, 2:23 p.m.
Amazon is no longer pursuing plans to open a last-mile delivery station and warehouse in North Spokane, the company confirmed Tuesday.
March 22, 2021, 4:17 p.m.
When Mullen Technologies announced plans nearly two years ago to manufacture electric sports cars on the West Plains, it brought promise of more than 800 new jobs in Spokane County and the potential for more
March 22, 2021, 12:27 p.m.
Post Falls-based Buck Knives has named outdoor industry veteran Lane Tobiassen as the company’s new president, effective in April.
March 21, 2021, 4 a.m.
For David’s Pizza owner Mark Starr, last year was shaping up to be the best in the restaurant’s more than 20-year history with expectations to capture foot traffic from several events planned at the nearby Spokane Arena.
March 21, 2021, 4 a.m.
Bruchi’s Cheesesteaks & Subs, an established Spokane-based sandwich chain, is expanding its presence on the South Hill with plans for a new restaurant on Regal Street.
March 19, 2021, 4 a.m.
New jobless claims in the state continued their downward trajectory for a third consecutive week, according to the Washington State Employment Security Department.
March 18, 2021, 5:15 p.m.
Amazon is continuing its expansion in the Spokane region with plans to lease an air cargo facility at Spokane International Airport.
March 18, 2021, 10:15 a.m.
As a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, North Idaho resident John Merwald spent more than a decade serving his country. Now, he’s serving the community through JDog Junk Removal & Hauling North Idaho.
March 17, 2021, 4 a.m.
Kaspien Holdings Inc. is looking to raise $13.5 million via an underwritten public offering agreement with a New York-based broker-dealer.
March 16, 2021, 2:39 p.m.
Spokane County’s unemployment rate dropped slightly to 6.7% in January, an indication the area’s labor market is rebounding from job losses related to the coronavirus pandemic.
March 16, 2021, 4 a.m.
Multiple offers and bidding wars are the norm in a Spokane County housing market that saw the median home price soar to its highest level in history last month.
Greater Spokane Incorporated receives $200,000 federal grant to update region's economic development strategyMarch 8, 2021, 1:17 p.m.
Greater Spokane Incorporated has received a federal grant that will go toward expanding an economic development strategy plan for the region, the organization announced Monday.
March 8, 2021, 12:40 p.m.
Hagadone Marine Group is undertaking what it calls its largest project in 12 years with plans for a dry stack boat storage facility the company says is the first of its kind in the region.
March 7, 2021, 4 a.m.
As president and owner of Tate Technology Inc., Scott Tate is building electronics found in crosswalk control buttons, cellphone towers, drones and surgical robots.
March 5, 2021, 9:20 a.m.
The Phoenix-based moving, equipment and storage rental company is seeking a conditional use permit from the city of Spokane to rezone seven acres at 4110 E. Sprague Ave. and remodel a former 108,000-square-foot former Kmart building into a climate-controlled indoor storage facility.