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Gonzaga prepares for baseball field upgrades

Gonzaga University is preparing to expand the Patterson Baseball Complex this year, with a $10 million project that will include a new locker room, an indoor practice facility, and recruiting gallery, says associate athletic director Rob Kavon. ...


Salvation Army considers affordable housing development

The Salvation Army Spokane Citadel Corps has evolved and adapted its services to meet the needs of the community for over a century, and now leaders from the charitable organization hope to build workforce housing that leads to permanent homeownership....

Pioneer House sold for $1M in downtown Spokane

Spokane Valley-based Community First Properties 10 LLC has bought for $1 million the Pioneer Pathway House, a low-income multifamily housing complex at 224 S. Howard downtown. The 115-year-old building was previously owned by Pioneer Human Services...


Foreclosures rise in INW, following national trend

Recent foreclosure activity in Spokane and Kootenai counties shows a significant increase during the first three months of 2023 compared to the year-earlier period, following a year-over-year increase in 2022. Foreclosures on deeds of trust in Spokane...


An Unintended Catalyst: Lessons learned at U District building lead to new startup

Since the opening of the Catalyst building in Spokane’s University District in September 2020, energy-efficiency system designer and contractor McKinstry Co. has formed a new company focusing on elements first designed for the building....


2023 Business Icons: North Idaho’s Judy and Steve Meyer

Service to the community is an inherent trait shared by Judy and Steve Meyer, says their son, Chris Meyer. “They have always been keenly aware of the value of public service and support of others,” he says. “They do it because it’s the right...


2023 Business Icon: Kiemle Hagood’s Tom Quigley

Tom Quigley, 71, has lived in the Spokane area his entire life and has spent nearly 50 years working at Spokane-based commercial real estate brokerage Kiemle Hagood, where some who know him say his quiet and composed demeanor belies a truly dedicated ...


2023 Business Icon: Tomlinson Family of Companies’ Bob Tomlinson

Bob Tomlinson, who recently turned 76, winters six months a year in Arizona and no longer is actively involved in managing the Tomlinson Family of Companies real estate brokerage he helped develop into a major enterprise here over five decades....


Bank of America tower renovations are underway

The tallest building in Spokane has several ongoing construction projects that will improve multiple tenant spaces inside the 42-year-old tower. Over the last 16 months, the Bank of America Financial Center, at 601 W. Riverside, has had seven...

Coeur Terre master plan was 10 years in the making

Coeur Terre, an envisioned 2,800-unit residential and commercial community between Coeur d’Alene and Post Falls, is the first mixed-use development planned by Kootenai County Land Co., but plans for it have been years in the making, says Melissa Wells...

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