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Achieve smart, bold and accessible small business gains

Government may be historically slow to adapt, but adapt we must. We’ve rebranded the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) to stand for “Smart, Bold and Accessible.” The private sector implemented smart systems years ago.

Reference checking is vital for a successful hire

The national statistics suggest that employers are hiring once again. Local businesses indicate the pool of qualified candidates is dwindling. It is getting tougher to find and retain suitable candidates for a number of available positions.

Promoting North Central Washington

We who live here know what a good thing we have. North Central Washington is filled with opportunities to explore. We have so much, we might even take it for granted sometimes.

$1 million verdict against Executive Flight

WATERVILLE — A jury on Thursday found East Wenatchee charter plane service Executive Flight liable for $1 million in damages over a passenger's on-board injury.

Leavenworth home sales jump in first quarter

LEAVENWORTH — A 44 percent spike in single-family home sales — from 18 to 26 — in the Upper Wenatchee Valley topped all area markets during the first quarter of 2015, even as sales showed modest gains in Wenatchee and Cashmere.

Winery to hold Spring 4th! event

ENTIAT — Visit Snowgrass Winery here Sunday to sip wines, tour the farm, listen to music and meet the sheep that mow — make that munch — the vineyard’s grass.

City applauds waterfront evolution

WENATCHEE -- After a decade of watching the waterfront change under their guiding plan, city leaders say they like what they're seeing and want more.

Douglas County PUD power headed to McNeil Canyon

ORONDO – Douglas County PUD power is coming soon to residents of McNeil Canyon and the vicinity of Beebe Bridge, and with it comes a power even greater – the power of the vote.

Wow factor

Corset company reshapes Elks Lodge into fun, high-tech haven