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Energizing innovation

Energizing innovation

Edmund O. Schweitzer III founded Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories in 1984, and essentially from t…

Expanding grain growers international markets

Expanding grain growers international markets

While Asian nations are still the primary landing place for Washington wheat, new markets are slowly…

Giving vets a mission

Giving vets a mission

The Spokane Conservation District says it’s struggling to raise awareness and generate interest am…

Preparing for the Globe’s next era

Preparing for the Globe’s next era

A development group that acquired the historic Globe Hotel building last fall expects to complete a …

School district to bid out skill center’s second phase

School district to bid out skill center’s second phase

Spokane Public Schools soon will solicit bids from contractors for the second phase of a $21.8 million expansion and modernization project at the Newtech Skill Center, at 4141 N. Regal.…

Company challenges Valley mining moratorium

Company challenges Valley mining moratorium

A concrete company here is challenging a mining moratorium that the city of Spokane Valley imposed in late February.…

Third-generation broker keeps Plese Realty thriving

Third-generation broker keeps Plese Realty thriving

Forty-five-year-old Vic Plese has worked in his family’s real estate business, Plese Realty LLC, for 26 years now. …