Spokane Journal of Business

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Painted Hills developers looking to move forward

Black Realty Inc.’s planned Painted Hills residential development is looking to move forward with its plans to build over 580 living units at the former Painted Hills Golf Course, at 4403 S. Dishman-Mica Road, in south Spokane Valley. The development ...

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Inland Imaging, St. Mary partner

Spokane-based Inland Imaging has partnered with Providence St. Mary Medical Center to provide subspecialty radiology services in southeast Washington state. The partnership will fold the five radiology physicians currently working at St. Mary into ...

Paula Dillon Mays physical therapy offices sold

A group of Spokane-based physical therapy clinics has changed hands. Bryce Schwendiman acquired all five Spokane-area locations of Paula Dillon Mays Physical Therapy clinics in May. Schwendiman has been a physical therapist at the company’s South Hill...

Journal’s View: ARP funds provide regional transformative opportunity

Government leaders here are faced with the enormous task of deciding what to do with more than $200 million in American Rescue Plan funding coming collectively to Spokane County, the cities of Spokane and Spokane Valley, school districts, and other local ...

Clearing fuels from our forests urgently needed

Massive forest fires in western parts of our country are not only choking us with layers of thick smoke but are leaving behind millions of acres of scorched hillsides, ridges, and valleys. According to the Arbor Day Foundation, record wildfire seasons ...

Retirement expectations, reality often don’t align

Will your retirement dreams match your reality? That’s perhaps the most critical question to ask people who are currently retired. Is your retirement what you expected, or is it something else? For more than 30 years, the Employee Benefit Research Ins...

In planning, focus on controllables; ditch ‘what ifs’

There is always something to hold us back, someone telling us there’s too much risk involved. We can’t control the outcome enough. What if we fail? The game of “what ifs” can turn into a death spiral if we let it. Learning to control the ...

Staff vaccinations below goals at nursing homes

One in five nursing home facilities throughout the U.S. meets the threshold of having at least 75% of staff fully vaccinated, AARP has found. According to AARP’s latest release of its Nursing Home COVID-19 Dashboard, which incorporates new data on...

Foundation here back to granting travel wishes

March 2020 is a month that many will never forget. It was in March of 2020 that the World Health Organization declared that we were facing a pandemic outbreak called COVID-19. There were mask mandates, quarantines, and an immediate and radical change to...

Goodwill plans West Plains facility

Goodwill Industries of the Inland Northwest has purchased 6.3 acres of land on the West Plains, where the nonprofit plans to build a 60,000-square-foot retail store and salvage processing area....

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