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Working in Clark County: Danny Tehrani, owner Computers Made Easy

March 28, 2020, 6:00am Business

Danny Tehrani started his career at a place that, as of late, has been unusually busy because of the COVID-19 pandemic: Costco. Read story

Gov. Inslee declares construction nonessential

March 26, 2020, 7:52pm Business

Gov. Jay Inslee issued a memo Wednesday night declaring that the construction industry as a whole is not exempt from the statewide stay-at-home order he issued earlier this week. The… Read story

Markets will ignore next jobs report

March 28, 2020, 6:03am Business

The monthly employment report is both disrespected for being a lagging economic indicator and revered for measuring the most important economic signal. Read story

Weston: Tools to aid retirement planning

March 28, 2020, 6:02am Business

Saving and investing for retirement may actually be easier than deciding how to safely spend what you’ve accumulated. Read story

Migrant farm laborers get help as feds ease rules for guest worker permits

March 27, 2020, 3:47pm Business

LOS ANGELES — The U.S. State Department moved Thursday to ease a bottleneck caused by coronavirus precautions and allow more foreign agricultural guest workers to cross from Mexico to work fields in California and other states. Read story

Some businesses shun bills, coins fearing spread of virus

March 27, 2020, 3:45pm Business

NEW YORK — A growing number of businesses and individuals worldwide have stopped using bank notes in fear that physical currency, handled by tens of thousands of people over their useful life, could be a vector for the spreading coronavirus. Read story

Longview company loses $160,000 in apparent scam

March 27, 2020, 3:44pm Business

LONGVIEW — A Longview wireless network supplier lost $160,000 of equipment to a fraudster suspected of posing as an international construction company, according to a police report. Read story

HP pushes back on Xerox takeover

March 27, 2020, 3:27pm Business

Printer and computer maker HP Inc. issued a letter to its shareholders on Wednesday pushing back on a proposed takeover offer from rival Xerox. Read story

CytoDyn continues COVID-19 treatment test

March 27, 2020, 3:26pm Business Briefs

Vancouver-based biotechnology company CytoDyn announced Friday that it has now enrolled seven patients in a test to see if the company's flagship treatment product can be used to effectively treat COVID-19. Read story

Delta Dental plans aid for dental practitioners

March 27, 2020, 3:25pm Business Briefs

Washington dental insurance provider Delta Dental announced Friday that it will create two programs aimed at providing financial assistance to its roughly 5,000 in-network dentists. Read story