Year in Review


Restaurants, retail news lead most-read Journal story list for 2022

Our online readers love their restaurant and retail news. Four of the stories on our most-read story list from 2022...

Q&A with Buck Taft

Manager Buck Taft Tri-Cities Airport Number of employees you oversee: Approximately 23 Briefly describe the Tri-Cities Airport: PSC is a...

Let’s look at Tri-City economy through the lens of Charles Dickens

One of my fondest childhood memories of this time of year was listening to the deep baritone of English actor...

Tri-Cities’ tourism future sparkles with optimism, new leadership

2022 is the year that the Tri-Cities bounced back brighter, bigger and bolder for tourism-related businesses and renewed visitor spending...

How sharp is your business vision for next year?

I had a toy as a child that seemed super-cool at the time. It was a remote-controlled car that had...

Tri-Cities bids farewell to notable business, civic leaders in 2022

The Tri-Cities said good-bye to leaders who helped create the community we know and love this past year and in...
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How BFCOG impacts communities of Benton and Franklin counties

I moved to Tri-Cities in February 2021 when I was hired as the new executive director for the Benton-Franklin Council...
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New restaurants, big developments among our most-read online stories in 2021

Newspapers love to compile their end-of-the-year top story lists, and we’re no exception. We had plenty of big headlines in...
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As we say farewell to 2021, let’s mark return to longer-term trends

Many things are asked of economists. Sometimes it’s to provide an explanation of the present. Other times it’s to give...
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2021 was an ongoing exercise in adaptability and resiliency

This past year has been one like no other — full of challenges, hardships and uncertainty. However, it was underscored...

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