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Jennifer Bushong
Happy New Year! The new year brings an opportunity to identify business goals and analyze new trends. Small businesses will need to be savvy in all forms of communications, including digital communications, to maintain its market share in the new year. Here are a few marketing ideas to help your...
Recycling is a real struggle that many do not want to bother with. And yes, it sure does take an effort. Then again, many things in our life, actually in our world, are out of our control. Nonetheless, recycling and taking care of our planet is not. At least not on an individual level. We have a...
Yakima, WA – May 16, 2022 – Central Washington Home Builders Association (CWHBA) officially announced today that M. Lindsay Brown was appointed the new Executive Officer. An experienced business professional serving as acting director in the interim, Brown’s responsibilities will begin immediately...
Branding in business is more important than ever before.  The heightened digital communications expose consumers to new brand messages daily.  The competition is fierce as viewers are inundated with more choices, making it harder to gain new customers.  Many believe branding is a logo and the...
In 20 plus years as litigation focused attorney involved in thousands of lawsuits, I exclusively filed civil cases in Superior Court. Eventually, I became a primary pro tem Judge (a lawyer who is appointed to work as a temporary judge in substitution of the elected sitting judge) in District Court...

Ben McNair.
Looking for a method of leaving a legacy gift without spending the time and energy of updating your will or estate plan? Look no further than your qualified retirement plan (IRAs, 401(k)s, 403(b)s, etc.) or permanent life insurance policies. These assets both allow the owner to designate a...
Our Valley Our Future is seeking lead partners to champion the implementation of projects and programs featured in the nonprofit organization’s upcoming new regional Action Plan. The lead (or co-lead) partners can be a nonprofit organization, community group, business, or local government.  A list...
Spokane, WA – The Northwest Farm Credit Services Board of Directors recently approved 2021 cash patronage dividends of 1.25% of customer-members’ eligible average daily loan balances. Eligible customer-members throughout the Northwest received patronage payments totaling $165.2 million. “Despite...
Chelan County is offering a total of $280,000 for grants utilizing the Lodging Tax fund. This year, Chelan County is adding an additional requirement this year. On Nov. 3rd, applicants must present a 10-minute presentation to the Lodging Tax Advisory Committee. The presentation should represent a...

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