August 2021


A common refrain plays again: vaccinate, social distance, wear masks

Mask up, folks. As the delta variant drives Covid-19 rates up to 2020 levels, the business community wonders what the...

New data offers a glimpse of Washington’s nascent pandemic recovery

In the fourth quarter of 2020, retail sales came roaring back in Wahkiakum County. The small county in southwest Washington...

We must put a stop to catastrophic wildfires

This summer, with severe drought and hot temperatures throughout the West, the threat of wildfires is once again at the...

Could Japanese hydrogen pilot work in Washington?

The 2020 Toyko Olympics were billed as the “Hydrogen Olympics.” Then along came Covid-19 and sporting events worldwide were put...

STEM jobs have grown, but largely due to health care sector

Growth has been a common refrain in the Tri-Cities over the past decade. Population has climbed, as Benton-Franklin Trends laid...

Science & Technology Briefs – August 2021

Hanford talk focuses on salmon, sturgeon Salmon, sturgeon and more are the topic of the Aug. 25 edition of the...

Doing nothing isn’t an option to protect your small business from cyberattacks

You cannot read the news today without finding another story of a company besieged by a malware infection: their files...

Don’t forget medicine in the next scientific revolutions

I imagine historians looking back at the decades spanning 1990-2020 will describe those years as the most unimpressive of the...
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Richland laptops find new home in Belize

Inline Computer & Communications in Richland recently donated five laptops to Light of the Valley Baptist School in Belize. The...

Armed with data and anecdotes, United Way sharpens focus on families, kids

LoAnn Ayers Programs that help families and kids thrive will be the sole focus of the...

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