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Metals futures

NEW YORK — Spot nonferrous metal prices as of 7 a.m.

Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The relief that greeted reports of a possible cease fire in Ukraine faded on Wall Street, as a slide in Apple and other technology stocks tugged the U.S. stock market to a small loss Wednesday.

Portland grain

PORTLAND, Ore. — Bids as of noon Wednesday for grains delivered to Portland, by rail or barge, in dollars per bushel. Information from USDA Market News Service.

Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — Concerns over weaker global growth appeared to overshadow strong reports about the U.S. economy Tuesday, nudging the stock market to a tiny loss.

Portland grain

PORTLAND, Ore. — Bids as of noon Tuesday for grains delivered to Portland, by rail or barge, in dollars per bushel. Information from USDA Market News Service.

Metals futures

NEW YORK — Spot nonferrous metal prices as of 7 a.m.
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Business Past: Motor lodge memories

Rooney’s Motor Lodge and Coffee Shop, at 821 N. Wenatchee Ave., was owned and operated by Frank and Gertrude Rooney and their children from 1947 to 1969.
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Tourism on the fireline

In July and August, wildfires in North Central Washington burned across thousands of acres, destroyed hundreds of homes and outbuildings and tested the resolve of residents in a dozen towns and rural communities. In this report, we look at the effects of the blazes on the mainstay industry of tourism — how the fires hurt business, and how business people are firing up a recovery.