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Business Licenses — November 2019

KENNEWICK Howard Home Improvement, 425 N. Columbia Center Blvd. KIE Supply Corp., 201 N. Cedar St. Innovative Mortgage, 7015 W. Deschutes Ave., Suite B. Tri-Cities Amateur Hockey Association, 100 N. Morain St. Zoller, Authorized Franchisee of Snap-On Tools, 3013 E. Lattin Road, West Richland. Ruff Cuts, 29807 S. Oak St. On Site Concrete, 4801 Pinehurst…

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Judgments — November 2019

The state can file lawsuits against people or businesses that do not pay taxes, resulting in a judgment against property that person or business owns. Judgments are filed in Benton and Franklin Superior Court. The following is from the Franklin County Superior Court Clerk’s Office. Antonia Velasquez, unpaid Department of Revenue taxes, filed Oct. 3.…

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Liquor Licenses — November 2019

Information provided by the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board. BENTON COUNTY NEW APPLICATIONS Cedars at Pier One, 355 Clover Island, Kennewick. License type: spirits/beer/wine restaurant lounge. License type: assumption. Boiada Brazilian Grill, 8418 W. Gage Blvd., Kennewick. License type: direct shipment receiver in Washington only; spirits/beer/wine restaurant lounge. Application type: new. Stick and Stone,…

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Marijuana Licenses — November 2019

Marijuana licenses for Benton and Franklin counties are public record and are obtained from the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board. BENTON COUNTY NEW APPLICATIONS Akule Street, 2000 E. Straightbank Road, Suite C, Kennewick. License type: marijuana producer tier 2; marijuana processor. Application type: change of location. APPROVED Sunnyside Northwest, 41305 N. Griffin Road, Grandview.…

The Port of Pasco bought 300 acres for $6.5 million north of the Pasco Processing Center off Highway 395. The port plans to develop the site into a new industrial park, with full buildout expected to take up to 20 years. (Courtesy Port of Pasco)

Port of Pasco buys 300 acres for future industrial center

The Port of Pasco has bought 300 acres for $6.5 million to develop a new industrial park. The port finalized the deal Oct. 31, buying the property from Balcom and Moe Inc. The land is about a mile north of the port-developed Pasco Processing Center off Highway 395. “In 2018, the port sold the last…

Tri-Cities Airport, 3601 N. 20th Ave., Pasco

Nonstop flights from Pasco to Chicago arrive in June

Travelers can hop a nonstop flight from Pasco to Chicago starting in June. United Airlines has announced it will begin offering red-eye flights to Chicago O’Hare International Airport beginning June 4, 2020. This is the first time that Tri-Cities Airport will have nonstop connection to Chicago, and it is also the airport’s first overnight flight,…

Port of Benton names 4 finalists for executive director job

Four finalists have been selected and interviewed for the Port of Benton executive director position. Port of Benton commissioners and John Hodgson from the Prothman search firm interviewed the candidates Oct. 22, but did not make a final decision. The commissioners asked the search firm to conduct additional background on the candidates. The four candidate…

McKinstry recently opened a larger office in Pasco to accommodate staff growth and the future buildout of a 10,000-square-foot fabrication shop. (Courtesy McKinstry)

McKinstry expands Pasco offices to serve as regional hub

A Seattle-based construction and energy-efficiency contractor has expanded its Pasco offices to coordinate project teams and job site operations across the region. McKinstry recently opened a larger office to accommodate staff growth and the future buildout of a 10,000-square-foot fabrication shop at 5702 Industrial Way in Pasco. The mixed-use office and light manufacturing facility features…

The Richland Mor Furniture for Less store is at 1430 Tapteal Drive, near Kohl’s. (Photo by Shawna Dinh)

Chinese company acquires Mor Furniture for Less

A Chinese company has signed a letter of intent to acquire Mor Furniture for Less’ 36 stores, including the one in Richland. Healthcare Co. Ltd. expects to pay $68.4 million for the furniture chain, and the transaction should be completed by the end of October. Healthcare Co. will operate the stores separately, each with a…

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McCain Foods’ Othello plant expansion to add more jobs, french fries

An expansion project is underway at Othello’s McCain Food plant that will add more than 180 new jobs. The construction project—a $300 million investment—also will add 170,000 square feet and a state-of-the-art battered and conventional french fry processing line. The line will significantly expand McCain Foods’ North American production capacity, said Tarah Arnold, McCain Foods’ U.S. corporate…

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