Sunday, June 20, 2021
June 20, 2021

Linkedin Pinterest
Nautilus headquarters in Vancouver.

Nautilus shares plunge 32 percent in after hours trading

Nautilus headquarters in Vancouver.

January 17, 2019, 4:53pm Business

Nautilus Inc. sales in its crucial fourth quarter 0f 2018 were at least 9 percent lower than the same quarter in 2017, the company said Thursday in an unusual announcement to investors. Read story

RC Pro-roof LLC in Yacolt has handled the roofing for the destination resort project in Bingen.

Bingen rehab project involves Clark County businesses

RC Pro-roof LLC in Yacolt has handled the roofing for the destination resort project in Bingen.

January 17, 2019, 6:02am Business

Five Clark County construction subcontractors are taking part in an unusual rehabilitation and construction project unfolding in Bingen. Read story

A sign for Esther Short Commons greets visitors on its Eighth Street side.

Retail space filled at downtown Vancouver’s Esther Short Commons

A sign for Esther Short Commons greets visitors on its Eighth Street side.

January 16, 2019, 6:02am Business

Esther Short Commons, even from a downtown Vancouver enthusiast’s perspective, has never quite matched its performance with its preceding fanfare. Read story

Alfredo Tezoco of Biokleen sorts through bottles of cleaners while working with colleagues at Biokleen’s Vancouver factory.

Future sparkles for Vancouver-based Biokleen

Alfredo Tezoco of Biokleen sorts through bottles of cleaners while working with colleagues at Biokleen’s Vancouver factory.

January 13, 2019, 6:05am Business

Biokleen’s 25th anniversary theme could have been “Hey, look. We survived.” Read story

A motorist navigates a roundabout near Vancouver City Hall.

City of Vancouver switches janitorial contractor

A motorist navigates a roundabout near Vancouver City Hall.

January 11, 2019, 5:34pm Business

A new janitorial service will be cleaning Vancouver City Hall and other city-owned or occupied buildings starting in February. Read story

Jason DeSena Trennert is the keynote speaker at the 2019 Economic Forecast Breakfast.

Economic Forecast Breakfast event speaker remains optimistic

Jason DeSena Trennert is the keynote speaker at the 2019 Economic Forecast Breakfast.

January 11, 2019, 5:00pm Business

Jason DeSena Trennert, the keynote presenter at Thursday’s Economic Forecast Breakfast, understands the significance of the event’s theme, “Turbulent Times Ahead?” Read story

The city-owned Hilton Vancouver Washington.

City, Visit Vancouver USA look at 3-year contract

The city-owned Hilton Vancouver Washington.

January 10, 2019, 6:19pm Business

Visit Vancouver USA, the tourism marketing agency, could be the big winner in the division of lodging tax revenue under plans before the Vancouver City Council. Read story

Trucks line up at the Jubitz Truck Stop, a North Portland landmark, just before or after truckers cross the Interstate 5 Bridge.

Interstate 5 traffic causes freight travel fatigue

Trucks line up at the Jubitz Truck Stop, a North Portland landmark, just before or after truckers cross the Interstate 5 Bridge.

January 6, 2019, 6:02am Business

It’s 2:10 p.m. on a Monday and northbound traffic has slowed to a crawl near the Interstate 5 Bridge. Read story

A Papa Murphy's employee prepares a take-and-bake pizza.

2018 hard on 4 of 6 Clark County-based stocks

A Papa Murphy's employee prepares a take-and-bake pizza.

January 1, 2019, 6:01am Business

It’s been a tough year to be a Wall Street stock, as they closed the year Monday with their steepest annual declines since 2008. For the six publicly traded companies in Clark County, it’s been a down year for most but not all. Read story

nLight production operator Wilma Marron of Vancouver works through the heat-sinc stage of the laser manufacturing process at nLight in Vancouver.

Top business stories of 2018: Building, growth still booming

nLight production operator Wilma Marron of Vancouver works through the heat-sinc stage of the laser manufacturing process at nLight in Vancouver.

December 30, 2018, 6:02am Business

Vancouver waterfront development was an obvious 2018 entry for the Top 10 stories covered by The Columbian in Clark County. Other business-related stories made that Top 10 list including rejection of the Port of Vancouver oil terminal, Camas mill layoffs, and the affordable housing crisis and homelessness. Read story