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Updated 4 days, 5 hours ago

Ritzville student uses COVID-related closure to start business

When the coronavirus pandemic hit earlier this year, Peyton Curtis really didn't think it would amount to much.

Updated 3 weeks, 4 days ago
New tenant at Wahluke Industrial Park

MATTAWA — A new tenant has set up shop in the Wahluke Industrial Park. Azteca Products Corporation opened its operation in town last week.

Updated 2 months, 1 week ago
Big dreams for a small stand owner in Othello

OTHELLO — It’s The Stand’s first day of business.

Updated 2 months, 3 weeks 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 3 months 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 ground at the Othello Municipal Airport on Friday.

Updated 3 months, 2 weeks 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 4 months, 1 week 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 4 months, 1 week 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 4 months, 2 weeks 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 4 months, 3 weeks 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 4 months, 3 weeks 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 5 months 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 5 months 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 5 months, 1 week 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 5 months, 2 weeks 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...