Saturday, February 29, 2020
Feb. 29, 2020

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Skip Ballweber, man behind first Vancouver food cart, was well-loved

February 27, 2020, 5:00am Business

“He had the thing down to a science.” Read story

Cheyenne Manufacturing of Vancouver spearheads life jacket project

February 26, 2020, 6:00am Business

A Clark County manufacturer has put itself at the forefront of a campaign to install life jacket loaner stations at every public-accessible waterway in Washington. Read story

WareHouse ’23 in Vancouver will close at the end of the year

February 24, 2020, 8:03pm Business

Vancouver riverside restaurant and event space WareHouse ’23 has officially announced that it will close permanently at the end of the year. Read story

Sales continue to decline for Vancouver-based Nautilus

February 24, 2020, 4:20pm Business

Vancouver-based exercise equipment company Nautilus released is fourth quarter and end-of-year financial results on Monday, detailing what CEO Jim Barr described as signs of improvement at the tail end of a challenging year that saw a loss of more than 20 percent of the company’s revenue base, continuing a multi-year trend. Read story

What’s hot, what’s not in Clark County housing

February 23, 2020, 5:55am Business

Clark County is in the midst of a housing boom, fueled by rapid and sustained population growth throughout the region. Home sales are brisk, new listings are barely keeping pace and the region’s homebuilders are busier than ever. Read story

Film fans express dismay with changes since AMC took over Cinetopia locations

February 22, 2020, 5:05am Business

It’s been about eight months since movie theater megachain AMC bought Vancouver-based Cinetopia and reopened the local company’s locations under the AMC banner. Read story

Clark County businesses adjust to coronavirus impacts

February 21, 2020, 5:07pm Business

Apple CEO Tim Cook made headlines earlier this month when he said that the company would be negatively impacted by the ongoing outbreak of a novel coronavirus in China, because some of the company’s suppliers are located in the Wuhan region where the COVID-19 virus originated. Read story

Hamstreet suit targets American Equities

February 21, 2020, 6:05am Business

Portland-based financial consulting company Hamstreet & Associates has filed a lawsuit against Vancouver-based investment firm American Equities and its president, Ross Miles. Read story

China big part of nLIGHT’s focus

February 20, 2020, 6:05am Business

Vancouver-based industrial laser manufacturer nLIGHT posted its fourth-quarter and full-year 2019 earnings report on Wednesday, detailing a challenging year that saw a drop in revenue due in part to sluggish demand in the microfabrication market, as well as impacts from the trade war with China. Read story

Housing rebounds in January

February 14, 2020, 4:35pm Business

The Clark County residential housing market surged in January, posting big spikes in pending and closed sales and a massive jump in new listings — not enough to raise the inventory beyond where it was for most of last year, but enough to pull it back from a sharp decline in November and December. Read story