EAST WENATCHEE — Pharmacy students Anna Phung and Hahn-La Phan already know how to give nearly painless flu shots. The two Washington State University pharmacy majors have each given hundreds of flu vaccine doses — shots and sprays — to patients of all ages.
We were sniffing around downtown Wenatchee last week and got excited (arf! arf!) about a new pet store — Firehouse Pet Shop — that’s set to open sometime in mid- to late November. Those swishing sounds? Those are our tails a-wagging.
My red wine heart belongs to Washington’s wonderful young wine industry, but I often enjoy expanding my palette with a new wine from the old world and other parts of the globe. One of the most affordable ways to do that is to check out the wine aisles at our local Grocery Outlet store.
Employee handbooks and personnel policies/guidelines are a standard business practice used to meet both legal requirements and communicate many types of policies. However, they can be a legal tar pit for the unwary employer.
The historic passage of Initiative 502 provides for the legal production, processing, retailing, and consumption of marijuana for adults over the age of 21. Regardless of individual opinions on the moral and practical implications associated with legalization of recreational marijuana, the passage of I-502 creates a massive new industry that faces unique challenges and opportunities.
Things are looking up for America’s manufacturers, if only slightly. Thirty six percent of executives described their business as “thriving” in 2014, according to the latest McGladrey Manufacturing & Distribution Monitor Report, an annual survey of industry leaders of manufacturing and distribution organizations throughout the country.