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Pasco ranked among nation’s top housing markets

Pasco was ranked as the best small city in America for its rising housing market. The list, put together by...
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Veterans Service Fair scheduled for April 1 in Pasco

More than 30 participating organizations, including federal and state agencies, veteran support organizations, employers and employment resources, medical and counseling...
(Courtesy Rich Breshears of Breshears Photography)

Businesses honored at regional chamber awards luncheon

PorterKinney of Richland won the Business on a Roll award in the 10 or fewer employees...
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Online meeting on Hanford cleanup progress is April 12

The Tri-Party Agreement agencies are offering an online conversation from 7 to 9 p.m. April 12  to discuss cleanup progress...

JCPenney releases list of store closures

Kennewick store isn’t on the list The JCPenney store in Kennewick isn’t among the 138 nationwide to be closed. The...

Emerging Tri-Cities offering volunteer symposium in Kennewick

Nonprofits collectively seek 2,000 volunteers Learn about volunteer opportunities in the Tri-Cities at a March 24 event in Kennewick. Emerging...

Cantwell staffer named to TRIDEC position

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell’s Central Washington director will become TRIDEC’s third vice president of federal programs. ...
The $8.5 million Lodge at Columbia Point is under construction at 530 Columbia Point Drive in Richland and is expected to open in May. 

Richland’s new waterfront hotel aims to provide unique hospitality experience

Walla Walla has the Marcus Whitman Hotel. Spokane has the Davenport. Portland boasts the Benson. Seattle has the Fairmont. The...
Members of this year’s Leadership Tri-Cities class are building a third stall for TROT (Therapeutic Riding of Tri-Cities) for their community service project. Applications are being accepted for the next leadership group. An informational session about the program is planned from 6:30 to 8 p.m. March 30 at the Events Center at Sunset in Richland. (Courtesy Leadership Tri-Cities)

Leadership Tri-Cities plans next class to groom future leaders

There’s a joke among Leadership Tri-Cities alumni that theirs was “the best class ever.” And when the organization’s board members...
Washington state counties

Bills would divert retail sales tax toward statewide tourism program

Washington is the only state without a statewide tourism marketing program. But that would change under two bills making their...

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