Now that our local fruit industry is nearing the end of what’ll be the biggest apple harvest in history, we thought we’d check in with some of the big local companies to see how they’ll market more than 140 million boxes of fruit. Here are two ideas worth noting:
WENATCHEE — Saws are whirring, hammers are pounding and developers are grinning as home construction rises across Chelan and Douglas counties. Some officials say 2014’s surge in new homes and remodels is nearing pre-recession levels.
Beginning in January, Washington state will become one of just a handful of states in the country that doesn’t offer private employers some kind of a tax incentive to promote research and development activities.