Spokane Journal of Business

Special Report


Engineering a Zag expansion

Gonzaga University plans to build a new multistory building for both its College of Arts and Sciences and its School of Engineering and Applied Science, says Joe Poss, vice president for university advancement. Currently dubbed The Center for Integrated ...

Valley printing company moves into larger space

Pacific Northwest Print & Fulfillment Inc., of Spokane Valley, has moved into 15,300 square feet of leased space in the Bielec Industrial Park, at 18001 E. Euclid, to accommodate substantial business growth, says Chris Ballard, the company’s president a...


Construction training school expands on West Plains

Due to strong enrollment growth in its apprenticeship training programs, the Construction Industry Training Council is renovating and expanding its Eastern Washington training center for the second time in as many years. The Bellevue, Wash.-based vocati...


Neighborhood commercial buildings to be revived

Kelly Chadwick, owner of Spokane-based Spirit Pruners, says he’s eager to begin the process of working with city planners as he prepares to establish a permanent home for his tree pruning business in a West Central neighborhood. Chadwick’s effort to ...

Scout Real Estate adds second downtown office

Spokane-based Scout Real Estate Group LLC has opened a second downtown office that’s five times the size of the original office it started here earlier this year. Owner and managing broker Brian Bean says the company leased 4,000 square feet of space o...


ESD 101 prepares to build new conference center on South Hill

Spokane-based NorthEast Washington Educational Service District 101, or ESD 101, plans to build a single-story, 7,900-square-foot conference center connected to its existing facility at 4202 S. Regal on the South Hill. The project’s estimated cost is $...


Starring in Cheney

Cheney Care Community might not seem much different from other retirement complexes in the greater Spokane area, but the organization’s skilled-care facility now boasts the highest rating bestowed by respected industry sources. Last month, the organiza...


Riverhouse II senior project rises

Katerra Inc., a California contractor with Spokane ties, is erecting the 132-unit Riverhouse II Senior Living project at 16807 E. Mission, in Spokane Valley. Bernardo|Wills Architects PC, of Spokane, designed the $15.2 million project. ...

Retirement complexes report high occupancy

At 82, Maxine Shorter continues to embrace her independence. The former Florida resident, now living at Bestland Senior Living in Coeur d’Alene, says the community is a perfect fit. Shorter is quick to point out that retirement living is not what most ...

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