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Pasco School District's Digital Learning Center at 4403 W. Court St., Pasco. The building also holds the Health Services Center. (TCAJOB photo)

Pasco School District opens ‘hub of creativity’

A new home for Pasco School District's virtual learning programs and health services has opened its doors, just in time...

Commerce director makes Tri-Cities stop

Mike Fong, the new director of the Washington State Department of Commerce, paid a visit to the Tri-Cities Hispanic Chamber...

New name signals relaunch of procurement center workshops 

The Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce and Washington Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) will launch the first installment of the...
Juana Melo of the Pasco School District was chosen to receive the Washington State Migrant Education Program’s “Recruiter of the Year” award for the 2022-23 school year. (Courtesy Pasco School District)

Pasco School District employee earns state honor

A recruiter for Pasco School District’s migrant program has earned a prestigious state honor.  Juana Melo has been named Washington...
Photo showing the exterior of the new Heritage University regional site in downtown Kennewick.

Heritage University celebrates new Tri-Cities regional site 

A building with a storied past has a new tenant — one with its eyes on the future.   Heritage University...
Ashwin Joshi, a Southridge High School senior, has already started his own nonprofit and developed a curriculum focused on boosting knowledge about money. He’s also launched a school club on financial literacy in Kennewick and Richland. (Photo by Ryan Jackman)

Southridge senior kick-starts nonprofit to promote teen financial literacy

  While some teens used the pandemic shutdown to play Minecraft or learn TikTok dances, Ashwin Joshi was reading “Rich...
An example of an ADU.

Will ADUs help with Tri-Cities housing squeeze?

It’s a scenario that’s growing increasingly common across the state: “I’m thinking of building a guest home/mother-in-law suite in my...
Senske Services is based in Kennewick, but it’s expanding nationwide. The growth has sped up since Senske partnered last year with the private equity firm GTCR.

This Tri-Cities-based company is on a path of transformational growth

Senske is a well-known name in the Tri-Cities. If you spot a crew working on a lawn, trees or in...
Densow’s Medical Supplies is at 1019 Wright Ave. in Richland. (TCAJOB photo)

Tri-City medical supply company filed for bankruptcy, still is open for business

A durable medical equipment and supply company with a long history in the Tri-Cities has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy....
Daniela Flores, Tino Flores and Sandra Gomez own and operate Family Deals Liquidation, a Kennewick store at 525 N. Edison St. that sells discounted items often returned to retailers. (Photo by Robin Wojtanik)

Shoppers dig for deals at Tri-City liquidation stores

Items that once lined the shelves of Target, Walmart, Costco, Best Buy, JCPenney or the virtual shelves of Amazon are...

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