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ESD hopes to work out refund glitches by June

By John Stang for TCAJOB Roughly 4,200 Washington businesses are owed workers unemployment insurance refunds by the state — and...
Badger Mountain Yarn

Fibers wound around Tri-Cities’ artist’s fingers at new business

Six years ago Debra Folger didn’t know a slip stitch from a purl. Now she’s owner of Richland’s newest yarn...
PerplEXIT Puzzle Room

PerplEXIT seeks to entertain and puzzle patrons

It is slightly puzzling how quickly life can change. Just ask Sarah Swoboda. Seven months ago, she went to work...

Conference call: What are your greatest needs in the coming year?

Up-to-date computer systems and simple items like disposable gloves and dish soap are high on the must-have lists of several...

Getting the biggest bang for your charity buck

By Beau Ruff for TCAJOB As this issue is devoted, in part, to the issue of philanthropy, I thought it...
David White of Kennewick, a member of the Mid-Columbia Beekeepers Association, checks the health of the bees in one of his hives. The bees use the honey in the frames for food during the winter months.

Classes on keeping bees and gardening offered this spring

Bees and gardens go together like fish and the ocean — you can’t have one without the other. [blockquote quote="But...
Dennis Schoeneberg is ringing in 2016 with a new title: owner of Touchstone Jewelers in Kennewick. Schoeneberg, a gemologist, worked for the previous owners for more than a decade and purchased the store from them upon their retirement.

Touchstone Jewelers owners retire, gemologist rings in New Year with January re-opening

Touchstone Jewelers, a one-stop jewelry shop in Marineland Village that customers have depended on since 1987, saw a change in...

Three Rivers Community Foundation awards grants to 42 local nonprofits

Pasco school children will continue to have a safe, nurturing after-school retreat thanks to a $20,000 grant from the Three...

HomeGoods may build home at Columbia Center

A new HomeGoods store may be sprouting up at Columbia Center soon. An application has been made to the City...

NASDA employees honored with national awards for 2015

Two Pacific Northwest National Association of State Department of Agriculture employees were recently honored with national awards. Shirley Eklund of...

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