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It’s blue bird beginnings to the ski season in the INW

A mix of cold temperatures and early snowfall has regional ski resort operators looking forward to a busy season. A La Niña winter forecast is raising expectations for colder and stormier than average conditions across the U.S. that also may help ...


Hi-Rel Laboratories helps with NASA’s Artemis launch

Spokane-based Hi-Rel Laboratories Inc., an electronic testing company, is one of 42 companies in ...


Planning for more planners: Whitworth to launch financial planning master’s program

Wealth managers are recruiting new financial advisers here and across the country to maintain ...


Spokane Symphony looks to orchestrate more profitable shows

The Spokane Symphony has developed a new model to guide booking decisions and forecast ticket sales ...


Meet & Greet with Spokane Realtors’ Tiffany Claxton-Standley

Tiffany Claxton-Standley began her role as CEO of the Spokane Association of Realtors on Sept. 19...


Spokane Urology expands with demand

A private-practice urology clinic in Spokane is establishing a Spokane Valley location and is building an outpatient surgery center at its main office in the Iron Bridge Corporate Campus, in East Spokane....


Focus on well-being emerges as employee benefit

The concept of employee health benefits is expanding beyond conventional medical, vision, and dental coverage to include a whole-person approach to worker health and wellness, some Inland Northwest observers say....


What’s happening with: Silver Lake Mall

Two years to the month after Coeur d’Alene business owners bought the Silver Lake Mall from a large, national real estate company, the shopping hub in north Coeur d’Alene is fully occupied. ...


More older workers expected to delay retirement, INW observers say

The number of people who have decided to delay retirement in the past few years has risen and is unlikely to fall as some older workers remain employed to stay mentally sharp and purpose-driven, while inflation weighs on the minds of many U.S. workers...


Twenty-Seventh Heaven bakery moves to larger space in downtown Spokane

A bakery that opened on the South Hill five years ago has moved downtown. Twenty-Seventh Heaven LLC moved into its new space at 105 S. Madison on Nov. 4. Twenty-Seventh Heaven had been located at 1220 S. Grand Boulevard, south of ...

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