Colville tribes

Land buy may open door to tribal casino

The Colville Tribes’ $10.8 million purchase of 184 acres of Franklin County farmland could set the stage for a future casino just northeast of King City in Pasco. Though opening a casino would take “many years” since the land off Highway 395 would first need to be transferred into federal trust status through the Bureau…

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Kennewick nonprofit Columbia Industries recently acquired two commercial businesses — the Tri-City Round Table Pizza franchise and Paradise Bottled Water Co. — to fuel its mission to support and empower those with disabilities and other challenges. CI plans to expand its headquarters at 900 S. Dayton St. this fall to increase its social services outreach by opening a new Community Resource Center. Revenue from the commercial businesses will be used to create a stable funding source for the center. (Courtesy Archibald & Co. Architects)

Kennewick nonprofit purchases companies

A Kennewick nonprofit has acquired a longtime Tri-City pizza franchise and a bottled water service company to grow its mission-based organization and expand its headquarters...

Oregon shoppers required to pay sales tax at register

Beleaguered entrepreneur details assets, debts

Real Estate & Construction

Lamb Weston

French fries fuel $250M expansion

As the famous brassy trumpets from the “Rocky” movie pumped out of the speakers, Lamb Weston officials cut a ribbon to celebrate the...

Powder-coating company opens in Pasco

$85M expansion set for Wildhorse Resort and Casino

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Student Debt

Student loan debt burdening millions

A $1.5 trillion debt. Owed by 45 million people, or 15 percent of the U.S. population. Backed by the U.S. government, and by extension, taxpayers....

Restoring affordability for college education is vital

Financial institutions watch cannabis proposal

Building Tri-Cities

Frost Me Sweet Bistro and Bakery

Frost Me Sweet Bistro and Bakery expands

Richland bakery and restaurant recently featured on the Food Network has completed an expansion project. Frost Me Sweet Bistro and Bakery grew...

New pediatric dental and orthodontic clinic built on Duportail

Gesa Credit Union adds Pasco branch

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Third Tri-City STCU branch to open in Pasco

Beleaguered entrepreneur details assets, debts

Franklin County fastest growing in state, with Benton County close behind

Dickey’s Barbecue Pit shutters doors in Tri-Cities

New taco restaurant under construction in Richland

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