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Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago

New hangars being built at Port of Othello

OTHELLO — It was a symbolic construction stake that Port of Othello Commissioner Gary Weaver pounded into the gr...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Port of Royal Slope to sell building

ROYAL CITY - The Port of Royal Slope announced on Tuesday, June 23, that it will be selling its building to Grant County Fire District No. 10.

Updated 1 month ago
Mattawa restaurant works through coronavirus restrictions

MATTAWA — The time of COVID-19 has caused many businesses to change and adapt their business models. For those in the restaurant industry, adaptations have b...

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Real estate agents volunteer for Moses Lake Food Bank

MOSES LAKE — A group of real estate agents banded together during a drizzly Tuesday morning to solicit donations for the Moses Lake Food Bank.

Updated 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Adams County Development Council delivers grants to local businesses

OTHELLO — On Friday, May 15, the Adams County Development Council (ACDC) was able to deliver 22 grants of $1,500 each to Adams County businesses through the Adams County Small Business Emergency Grant.

Updated 2 months ago
First-time unemployment claims start to fall

OLYMPIA — While the local unemployment rate is still more than twice the normal for this time of year, first-time unemployment claims in Grant County fell by 11.6 percent from the previous week for the week endin...

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Sun Tribune offers matching grants for small businesses

MOSES LAKE — Many small businesses are struggling as a result of the COVID-19 shutdowns. With the shutdowns, business owners have gotten creative to try to keep money coming in. Yet for many, it isn’t enough.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Economists unsure of lasting impacts virus could have

OLYMPIA — Hundreds of thousands of Washingtonians have filed for unemployment in the weeks since Gov. Jay Inslee’s “stay home, stay healthy,” order, and now as the state prepares for its gradual reopening of publ...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Othello to donate $10,000 for small businesses

OTHELLO — The Othello City Council voted almost unanimously to donate $10,000 to help fund grants for small business owners in Othello. The money is part of an effort that Adams County Economic Development and Ad...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Anytime Fitness trainer looks to bring workouts to clients’ living rooms

MOSES LAKE — Jitka Garza said it was surprising to watch as businesses and stores closed around the state and the nation as concerns over COVID-19 grew in mi...

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Adams County seeks donations for business grants program

RITZVILLE — Adams County aims to raise at least $75,000 to help small businesses across the county that are closed or forced to reduce operations because of the statewide closures ordered as a result of the COVID...

Updated 3 months ago
MarDon looking to salvage remaining months after losing early part of the season

ADAMS COUNTY — The shutdown of state-operated lands and bodies of water paired with the closure of recreational fishing has put a strain on MarDon Resort ear...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Adams County pre-COVID-19 employment looks up

ADAMS COUNTY — The non-farm unemployment numbers for Adams County got off to a good start for 2020, but it is yet to be seen how they will hold during the CO...

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Adams County businesses asked to take survey about effects of COVID-19

OTHELLO — The Adams County Development Council is conducting a survey to find out what needs Adams County businesses have during the COVID-19 crisis. Adams County Development Council (ACDC) and Adams County are p...

Updated 5 months ago
Burger King possibly coming to Mattawa

MATTAWA — Last week, Mattawa city officials and council members met with the owner of the Burger King franchise who is looking to build a new location in Mattawa.