Walter Kinney, from left, Chris Porter, Steve Marple and Bob Marple Jr. celebrate a November deal to sell Marple & Marple CPAs of Kennewick to PorterKinney PC in Richland. Courtesy PorterKinney.

Kennewick, Richland accounting firm merge for growth

A Kennewick accounting firm has sold itself, a move that ensures continuity for the 500 or so clients who depend on Marple & Marple CPAs to manage their books and prepare their taxes. Richland-based PorterKinney PC bought Marple & Marple on Nov. 14. The move dramatically expanded PorterKinney’s footprint, giving it a new Kennewick office…

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Lamb Weston Potatos

Lamb Weston raises dividends, suggests an expansion is coming

Lamb Weston Inc., the Northwest potato giant with a substantial Mid-Columbia footprint, reported significant revenue growth in a quarterly report released in early January.  It also suggested it could be on...

Employers brace for ‘monumental’ changes in 2020

Columbia Industries buys Idaho delivery business

Real Estate & Construction

The Kennewick home builders who bought the 39-acre Harris Farm on the Columbia River in Pasco will build 500 to 600 townhomes and condominiums on the property. A separate buyer purchased two waterfront homes but has no immediate development plans. (Courtesy Musser Bros. Auctions)

Kennewick developers plan up to 600 homes on Pasco waterfront 

A pair of Kennewick homebuilders will construct 500 to 600 townhomes and condominiums on the Pasco waterfront after buying the former Harris Farm.  Ruslan Gorbatyuk and Peter...

Somali immigrant opens small retail market in Kennewick

Astria Health closing Yakima hospital in bankruptcy deal

Monthly Focuses


Legal Aid Society recognizes pro bono stars of 2019

The Benton Franklin Bar’s Legal Aid Society recently honored the attorneys who provided nearly 1,200 hours of volunteer time to help thousands of low-income Mid-Columbians...

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Pet Medical Center of Pasco

Dr. Todd Coleman, owner of the second-generation family-owned veterinary clinic Pet Medical Center of Pasco, completed a $400,000 expansion and remodel designed...

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Idaho economic development leader is TRIDEC’s new president, CEO

UPDATE: MOD Pizza coming to Kennewick this summer

Astria Health closing Yakima hospital in bankruptcy deal

Kennewick developers plan up to 600 homes on Pasco waterfront 

Kadlec reveals top baby names for 2019 

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