The Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council has received a $148,465 federal grant to train long-term unemployed and dislocated workers in Clark, Cowlitz and Wahkiakum counties, the nonprofit council said in a news release Tuesday.
A study of more than 100 midsize online retailers found that those companies' sales increases over the weekend from Thanksgiving through Monday, Dec. 2, nearly matched the increase of larger retailers, according to 4-Tell, a Portland-based provider of personalized product recommendations for online retailers.
KALISPELL, Mont. — An increase in freight traffic and hundreds of millions of dollars in improvements on BNSF Railway tracks across North Dakota and Montana combined to make Amtrak travel less than reliable in recent months, BNSF officials said.
A Camas dentist said Monday he expects to break ground early next year on a $3 million retail strip center that will round out the Mill Plain Crossing complex in the Columbia Tech Center mixed-use development in east Vancouver.