Saturday, April 4, 2020
April 4, 2020

Linkedin Pinterest

Clark County Business


Developer proposes Vancouver shopping center

February 12, 2020, 4:54pm Business

A developer has submitted a preliminary application to build a five-building shopping center near Seton Catholic High School at the north edge of Vancouver, near the Interstate 205 corridor. Read story

Parking garage takes shape at ilani

February 12, 2020, 6:02am Business

Construction is progressing rapidly on a new state-of-the-art parking garage at ilani, with the lower levels of the structure now taking clear shape as the overall project reaches the approximate halfway point in its development timeline. Read story

Pizzeria La Sorrentina outgrows cart, will open restaurant

February 10, 2020, 5:39pm Business

Until last year, Hazel Dell had a blue food cart named Pizzeria La Sorrentina, where owner Daisuke Matsumoto baked highly acclaimed, Neapolitan-style pizza: softer crust and a more liquid tomato sauce than most styles of pizza. Read story

Sticky’s ready to return to Clark County

February 10, 2020, 6:02am Business

The Clark County Council voted last summer to lift a ban on marijuana retail shops in unincorporated parts of the county. The ban was officially lifted Jan. 1, and in the months leading up to that date, three retailers began taking steps toward opening shops outside of Vancouver. Read story

Clark County vaping industry bracing for state, federal ‘extinction’ events

February 8, 2020, 6:00am Clark County Business

Washington’s temporary ban on flavored nicotine vapor products is over as of this morning, and local vape shops are preparing for a surge in customer traffic this weekend following months of severe revenue decline. It should be good news — but the shop owners aren’t feeling very celebratory. Read story

Working in Clark County: Kim McDougall, financial aid counselor at WSU Vancouver

February 8, 2020, 6:00am Business

For most of history, college was seen as a positive step to advance one’s self, but it is now synonymous with the word “debt,” a word not commonly associated with advancement. Read story

Environmental activists protest at Port of Vancouver

February 7, 2020, 11:23am Business

The protest was scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. and continue until 2:30 p.m., according to the group’s press release. A port official confirmed at about 10:45 a.m. that a protest was underway. No arrests have been made as of 11 a.m., according to activist Dylan Plummer, and he doesn't expect any arrests on Friday. Read story

Vigor seeks permit to dredge marina in Vancouver

February 6, 2020, 6:05am Business

Industrial maritime company Vigor is seeking a dredging permit for the marina near the company’s Vancouver shipyard to serve as the launch point for a batch of its next-generation military landing craft. Read story

Refresh Therapy’s third clinic coming to Murdock Building

February 6, 2020, 6:05am Business

A local mental health counseling clinic has chosen the Murdock Building at The Waterfront Vancouver for its third location. It opens in early March. Read story

Locust Cider & Brewing to open Vancouver taproom

February 5, 2020, 6:05am Business

Downtown Vancouver is set to get its first hard cider taproom in the space that formerly housed Luxe restaurant on Washington Street. Read story