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Feed Spokane sees number of food donors double

Feed Spokane, a Spokane-based nonprofit that retrieves excess food from restaurants and helps organize its redistribution to needy individuals, says while it has doubled its food donor participation this last year, it could still use more. The organizat...

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Feeding demand for health meal delivery in Spokane

Young Spokane-based meal-delivery service Pantry Fuel LLC expects to ramp up growth of its customer ...

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Produce co-op LINC Foods grows

In just a little more than two years, the Spokane Valley-based Local Inland Northwest Cooperative ha...

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Trucking company keeps pace with niche customers

Amidst ongoing challenges of increased regulations and struggles to find qualified drivers, Produce ...

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Empire Technical Development finds fresh focus on bugs

Peter Bean had no idea when he co-founded Empire Technical Development LLC three years ago that heâ€...

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Finding time for breast-feeding in the workplace

For many Spokane-area mothers, returning to work also means finding both the time and privacy to be able to breast-feed their newborn, or to express breast milk during work hours. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s most recent Breast Feed...

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Bioidentical hormone therapy benefits touted

A practitioner and a pharmacist working in the same building in the Spokane medical district claim that bioidentical hormones are becoming the hormones of choice for women. Hormone replacement therapy has become more refined, they say, in the years foll...

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Apex Therapy grows in its incontinence treatment

Here’s how Amy Sanderson, a certified pelvic-floor practitioner for Apex Physical Therapy, describes how she finds satisfaction in the work that she does, helping treat women battling urinary incontinence. “At the end of treatment, my patient came in...

Addressing ethical conflicts directly in the workplace

Walk the hallways of any organization, and you will hear stories about inner struggles employees face when trying to determine how to react to inappropriate behavior in the workplace. With everything from small slights to major ethical missteps, it can be...

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Looking inward at Numerica Credit Union

With a current total of 115,000 members and $1.5 billion in assets, Spokane-based Numerica Credit Union continues to grow. And according to human resources external recruiter Jennifer Little, a key part of Numerica’s success comes from its focus on bu...

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