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  • Spokane Overstock rebrands, expands
    Furniture and mattress retailer Spokane Overstock is rebranding its stores, starting with its newest Spokane outlet, which opened last month at 1001 N. Division.“As a company, we’ve slowly progressed to selling less overstock and more…
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  • Proposed silicon smelter near Newport brings out FANSS, CANSS
    A Canadian company’s proposal to construct a silicon smelting facility on a 188-acre site about 1.5 miles south of the town of Newport, Wash., has caused a rift in the community of about 1,200 residents. PacWest Silicon, a subsidiary of Edmo…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • 2018 Rising Stars: Brandon Haugen
    Brandon Haugen began working as a valet at the Northern Quest Resort & Casino in early 2008, when the casino and hotel were in the midst of a massive $275 million expansion.A decade later, the casino is undergoing another expansion, but this time H…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • Zenbivy LLC: Sleeping bags, camping beds are a sleeper hit
    Michael Glavin says he’s seeking to turn both the sleeping bag industry and the retail world on their heads with his camping gear company, Spokane-based Zenbivy LLC. The company’s primary product is a combined sleeping bag and camping…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • Guest Commentary: Current climate would benefit from wisdom of Yogi Berra
    With today’s tension and rancor, we need a dose of Yogi Berra’s wit and wisdom to put things into perspective. Let’s start with, “You can observe a lot by just watchingâ€� because seeing what is happening now is very…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • 2018 Journal of Business Rising Stars
    In the five years that Brooke Baker Spink has worked for Baker Construction & Development Inc., she's helped secure more than $40 million in construction work.But it was work in another industry in which Baker Spink, 32, learned how to build sales.…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • Spokane to host national NAWBO conference
    Spokane is set to host the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) conference, Sept. 23 through 25 at downtown’s Davenport Grand Hotel. Kate Hudson, public relations manager for Visit Spokane, says the Spokane-based tourism org…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • Advanced demand for nurse practitioners
    Health care educators here say the demand for advanced practice nurses continues to grow, as physician shortages loom and rural residents face declining access to care.Anne Mason is the director of Washington State University’s doctor of nur…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • Beau Monde Clothing adds Post Falls store
    Hayden-based resale clothing boutique Beau Monde Clothing Exchange LLC has opened its third store, a 1,000-square-foot outlet, at 3145 E. Mullan, in Post Falls.Brooke Miller, who co-owns Beau Monde along with her husband, David, says she started th…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • PacWest Machinery to start work on new Spokane Valley dealership
    Kent, Wash.- based PacWest Machinery LLC is constructing a new Volvo Construction Equipment Dealership at 3515 N. Sullivan Road, in Spokane Valley.PacWest Machinery CEO Andrew Wold says construction crews broke ground last month, and the company pl…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • 2018 Rising Stars: Jen Snell
    In her 12 years of working at Next IT Corp., now a part of customer engagement company Verint Systems Inc., Jen Snell says she's never once been bored.The 38-year-old vice president of product marketing for Verint's intelligent self-service busines…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • Townhomes are being developed in downtown Coeur d’Alene
    Construction is underway in downtown Coeur d’Alene on five of 10 planned new townhome units, says Eric Hedlund, owner of Eric Hedlund Design LLC, which designed the project. The 10 townhomes, each with roughly 2,000 square feet of floor spac…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • Etailz Evolution: Online retailer is growing post acquisition
    Nearly two years after it was acquired by Trans World Entertainment Corp. for $75 million, Spokane-based online retailer etailz Inc. is expanding its offerings, adding employees, and increasing its sales.“While much has changed over the years…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • 100-bed Inland Northwest Behavioral Hospital prepares to open
    Spokane soon will have another resource for those in need of behavioral health care.An Oct. 1 soft opening is planned for the $34 million, 100-bed Inland Northwest Behavioral Hospital, says director of business development Lonna Smith. Those intere…
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -
  • Atomic Threads to open store along Monroe
    - 13 days ago, 13 Sep 18, 1:00pm -