Stuart Logg is selling Basin Department Store, the family-owned business in downtown Kennewick after working there for 60 of the store’s 69 years. (Photo by Wendy Culverwell)

Wanted: new owner for old-fashioned Kennewick store

  Basin Department Store, Kennewick’s source of work and safety equipment for nearly seven decades, is for sale. Stuart Logg has worked for the family business started by his father, Don, for 60 of its 69 years and says he’s ready to enjoy a relaxed retirement. The asking price of $1.95 million includes the building,…

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Lore’K Garofola and her husband Chris plan to open Bougie Brunch at 3320 W. Kennewick Ave. in late June. (Courtesy Lore’K Garofola)

Entrepreneurs make leap from Cinnabon, pretzels to brunch

For almost two decades, Chris and Lore’K Garofola have been hard-working franchise owners of Auntie Anne’s Pretzels and Cinnabon. The couple own four Auntie Anne’s...

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WHECO Corp. recently opened in Pasco, adding a second Tri-City location to its list of nationwide and international facilities for machinery repair. Its corporate headquarters are in Richland. (Courtesy WHECO Corp.)

Crane repair company expands
Tri-City footprint

A 51-year-old crane repair company recently opened its second location in the Tri-Cities. WHECO Corp. started out as a parts supplier in Dayton...

Real Estate & Construction Briefs – June 2022

Realtors association announces awards after pandemic hiatus

Monthly Focuses

The number of employees in manufacturing roles increased about 0.3% year over year. While this is an upward trend, manufacturing employment has not recovered to pre-pandemic levels, estimated at 8,200 jobs in the industry. (Courtesy Pasco Machine)

Area manufacturing jobs rebound but not to pre-pandemic levels

The state predicts the number of manufacturing jobs will drop in the next decade, yet industry groups intend to do everything they can to not...

Tri-City manufacturing sector has a distinct flavor

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Horse Heaven Hills Pet Urgent Care moves into new building

Horse Heaven Hills Pet Urgent Care has completed a 20,000-square-foot project at 3315 W. Clearwater Ave., near Highway 395. Horse Heaven Hills,...

Wave Design Group moves into new Pasco office

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