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River Linguistics Inc.: Unlocking language

River Linguistics Inc.: Unlocking language

A global reach flows out of Spokane-based River Linguistics Inc., a company offering a range of tran…

UI center aims to teach cybersecurity specialists

UI center aims to teach cybersecurity specialists

The University of Idaho has launched its Cybersecurity Training and Operations Center, in Post Falls…

Lack of banking options exposes marijuana industry

Lack of banking options exposes marijuana industry

The number of identity fraud victims in the U.S. increased by 3 percent, to 13.1 million consumers, …

Building demand for aging in place

Building demand for aging in place

The term “age in place” is used to describe those homeowners who desire to safely, independently…

Upscale apartments nearly completed near Spokane’s University District

Upscale apartments nearly completed near Spokane’s University District

Developers are putting the finishing touches on the first of two planned six-unit, high-end apartment buildings on the bank of the Spokane River, near Spokane’s University District.The nearly completed Riverwalk Apartments building is located at 722 N…

Liberty Lake’s Guardian Angel Homes: Designed to feel small

Liberty Lake’s Guardian Angel Homes: Designed to feel small

While more than 100 residents currently live in the 6.6-acre Guardian Angel Homes Liberty Lake retirement complex, its facilities are designed to feel small and homelike, says Joan Estudillo, administrator of the Liberty Lake campus.The care facilities,…

Retired prosecutor pursues publishing passion

Retired prosecutor pursues publishing passion

Donald C. Brockett spent 33 years working in the Spokane County Prosecutor’s Office, 25 of those as the office’s lead attorney. He’s argued cases at nearly every judicial level, including before the U.S. Supreme Court in the mid-1970s.Now, Brocket…

WSU’s senior housing management class grows

WSU’s senior housing management class grows

More hospitality management students are showing interest in the senior housing management niche, says Nancy Swanger, a professor with Washington State University’s School of Hospitality who oversees a class on senior housing management. The school fi…