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Survey finds Washington employers hit hard by pandemic

A statewide survey finds a majority of employers are managing their way through the downturn despite significant declines in revenue, supply chain disruptions and other challenges. It found that 60% of respondents said business has suffered as a result of the pandemic, but they are finding ways to manage through the challenges, while 7% said…

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Bankruptcies – September 2020

Bankruptcies are filed under the following chapter headings:Chapter 7 — Straight Bankruptcy: debtor gives up non-exempt property and debt is discharged.Chapter 11 — Allows companies and individuals to restructure debts to repay them.Chapter 12 — Allows family farmers to restructure finances to avoid liquidation for foreclosure.Chapter 13 — Plan is devised by the individual to…

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Top Properties – September 2020

Top property values listed start at $500,000 and have been rounded to the nearest hundred figure. Property values are public record and can be found by visiting the county assessor’s office. Benton County 4101, 4201, 4401 Leslie Road, 101 Reata Road, Richland, multiple parcels, 10 acres. Price: $2.8 million for each parcel. Buyer: Croskrey Properties.…

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Building Permits – September 2020

Building permit values have been rounded to the nearest hundred figure. KENNEWICK ME & CE LLC Everstar, 6810 W. Rio Grande Ave., $35,000 for commercial remodel. Contractor: Aarnie’s Construction. Hedrickson Fir Gr, 1305 W. Fourth Ave., $75,000 for commercial remodel. Contractor: Masec Network Solutions. Highlands Center, 117 N. Ely St., $54,000 for tenant improvements. Contractor:…

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Business Licenses – September 2020

Pasco and Richland business licenses were not available at press time. KENNEWICK Comcast Business Class Security, 1701 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Fl. 32, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Stagecraft Industries Inc., 5051 N. Lagoon Ave., Portland, Oregon. F P I Management Inc., 800 Iron Point Road, Folsom, California. Kustom Us Inc., 14523 169th Drive SE, Monroe. Amigo 2,…


Judgments – September 2020

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. Johnny On The Spot LLC, unpaid Department Of Labor And…

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Liquor Licenses – September 2020

Information provided by the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board. FRANKLIN COUNTY Fondita Ilucion, 2125 E. Hillsboro St., Pasco. License type: direct shipment receiver-in WA only; spirits/beer/wine restaurant lounge+. El Charrito Restaurant, 130 N. 10th Ave., Pasco. License type: beer/wine restaurant-beer. Application type: new application. BENTON COUNTY APPROVED Moonshot Brewing, 8804 W. Victoria Ave., Suite…

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Marijuana Licenses – September 2020

Marijuana licenses for Benton and Franklin counties are public record and are obtained from the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board. BENTON COUNTY APPROVED Green2Go Wellness, 419 W. Columbia Drive, Kennewick. License type: direct shipment receiver-in WA only. Application type: new.

Business Updates

Business Updates – September 2020

NEW BUSINESSES Our Cookie House, 8530 W. Gage Blvd., Suite D, Kennewick. The shop bakes and sells giant gourmet cookies. Contact: 509-222-4399, À La Mode Spa and Salon, 1295 Fowler St., Suite 2A, Richland. The salon offers massage services and packages, hair, Aveda hair color, manicures, pedicures, spray tanning. Contact: 509-940-2772, Axe KPR…

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Read with a Child book giveaway canceled because of smoke

The Children’s Reading Foundation of the Mid-Columbia has canceled plans to distribute 2,000 books to local children this week because of hazardous air conditions. The local nonprofit that promotes reading 20 minutes a day to young children planned to distribute books Monday in Kennewick, Tuesday and Thursday in Pasco and Wednesday in Richland. The giveaway…

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