Tyrone Riggle, president of Riggle Plumbing Inc., is one of many Tri-City subcontractors who lost money when Vandervert Construction Inc. was placed in receivership amid financial crisis. Riggle considers his company fortunate to have lost less than $10,000 for work performed for Vandervert Construction after initially filing claims totaling nearly $300,000. (Courtesy Riggle Plumbing Inc.)

Dozens of Tri-City subcontractors still left without paycheck

Contractors who once did business with Vandervert Construction Inc. are separating themselves into two groups: lucky or unlucky. “We are one of the lucky ones,” said Mary Rosen, controller for Richland-based Garrett Electric Company Inc. The lucky ones are those who got paid most or all of what they were owed for doing work for…

Local News

Dara Quinn holds a special commemorative T-shirt to celebrate The Emerald of Siam’s 35th anniversary. She and her brother William Quinn co-own the restaurant-music venue in the Uptown Shopping Center in Richland.

Its recipe for success? Heaping helpings of food and music

For years, Dara Quinn took her music on the road, sharing her love of it with others all around the United States. Today, she shares...

Cancer center to modify corporate structure after hospital sales

Sale to close soon on former aquatics center land in Pasco

Real Estate & Construction

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Investors plan to build four-story building in downtown Kennewick

A new high-end mixed-use building will be under construction next year in downtown Kennewick. The new 12,000-square-foot building will house retail and restaurant...

Glass company finds perfect location for new home

Benton Franklin Title moves into renovated Vista Field office

Monthly Focuses

Construction is underway on Silo’s Sports Bar and Grill at 12125 W. Clearwater Ave. in Kennewick. It will offer upscale bar food accompanied by beer, wine and spirits and 24 taps served in a modern industrial atmosphere.

New sports bar and grill to feature rustic industrial look, unique menu

A new bar and grill is under construction near the Leslie Road roundabout at the west end of West Clearwater Avenue in Kennewick. Silo’s Sports...

How to find and develop the next generation of leaders

Millennials won’t have their grandparents’ retirement

Building Tri-Cities

3 Eyed Fish Kitchen + Bar, 1970 Keene Road, Richland (Courtesy 3 Eyed Fish Kitchen + Bar)

3 Eyed Fish Kitchen + Bar in Richland

The popular 3 Eyed Fish Kitchen + Bar reopened Sept. 18 at 1970 Keene Road in Richland after a summer of anticipation...

WSU Tri-Cities’ Brelsford Vineyards Apartments

Vintner’s Village development in Prosser

Latest News

Nonstop PSC-to-LAX flights begin this spring

Dick’s Sporting Goods plans to build $7.5M store in Kennewick

2 wineries, 2 food trucks to open in downtown Kennewick wine village

More layoffs announced at Trios Health

New ACT theater gets new name, 400 donated seats

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Master Gardeners Present “I Dig Dahlias”

November 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lighting the Path Fundraising Breakfast

November 6 @ 7:30 am - 8:30 am

Richland Seniors Association Holiday Bazaar

November 10 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm