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Spokane economists: Regional recovery will depend on vaccine, stimulus

As the region slowly rebounds from the economic impact of the coronavirus pandemic that caused businesses to temporarily close and companies cut jobs, local economists on Tuesday said a COVID-19 vaccine or second federal stimulus package will be the key to a full economic recovery.

Greater Spokane Incorporated, area chambers of commerce launch business resource tool

Greater Spokane Incorporated and local business organizations launched a digital tool to help businesses determine availability of local, state and federal programs to assist with mitigating COVID-19 impact. “There is a vast array of resources, relief and assistance at the local, state and federal levels to assist businesses in mitigating the impacts of the COVID-19 emergency,” Alisha Benson, CEO of GSI said in a statement. “We appreciate the complexity of the response and want to help individual businesses connect to resources they need.”

Spokane investment expert to region’s chamber: National economy has been placed in ‘medically induced coma’

The national economy has been placed in a medically induced coma by the unprecedented government response to the novel coronavirus, the chief investment officer for Washington Trust Bank told members of Spokane’s chamber of commerce Friday. It may be several months before the full ramifications of that decision are known and felt in the Inland Northwest, Steve Scranton told a virtual audience of roughly 300 people gathered by Greater Spokane Incorporated on Zoom.

Spokane ripe to be regional leader in growth momentum

As Spokane has gained nationwide recognition for its job growth, real estate market, affordability and quality of life – it’s time to think forward for the region, said Alisha Benson, CEO of Greater Spokane Incorporated at the organization’s annual event.