Monday, March 01, 2021


Looking for recent business news? Here you'll find all of the breaking and daily business news articles.

Updated 1 day, 4 hours ago

Mortgage broker says it's still a good time to buy

MOSES LAKE — Even as bankers, brokers and lenders are whispering that interest rates may rise sometime this year...

Updated 3 days, 4 hours ago
Moses Lake-bound rocket maker secures funding

Stoke Space Technologies announced early Thursday the company has secured $9.1 million from a pair of California-based venture capital companies to continue research on reusable rocket engines.

Updated 4 days, 4 hours ago
Doggie day care business expands from Ephrata to Moses Lake

MOSES LAKE — Jennifer Beck has a thing for dogs.

Updated 4 days, 4 hours ago
Moses Lake Municipal Airport set for growth

The future looks both busy and bright for the Moses Lake Municipal Airport.

Updated 5 days, 4 hours ago
Bill on greenhouse gas emissions passes

House Bill 1050 would create regulations and requirements for companies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from fluorinated gases.

Updated 1 week ago
‘It’s sleazy’: Local legislators, community leaders voice discontent with capital gains tax bill

Senate Bill 5096 would place a 7% capital gains tax on the “sale or other voluntary exchange of long-term capital assets by individuals” in Washington as ear...

Updated 1 week, 4 days ago
Lawmakers consider extension of evictions ban, free attorneys

Senate Bill 5160 would ban landlords from ending a lease or refusing to renew a lease until two years after the end of a declared public health emergency on the basis of unpaid rent.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
New indoor golf facility coming to Moses Lake this spring

A new indoor golf facility, Divots Indoor Golf, will open by the end of March or early April on West Broadway Avenue in Moses Lake.

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
Report details effects of COVID-19 pandemic on Adams County economy

While the COVID-19 outbreak damaged Adams County’s economy, the impact wasn’t as great as in some other parts of the state, according to preliminary information released by the Washington Department of Employment...

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Othello business owners glad to get to Phase 2

Traditionally, the Pizza Factory is closed Monday, but manager Alfred Voorhies was in the shop, getting ready for Tuesday.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Basin business owners, community members discuss moving to Phase 2

Business owners and community members began adjusting Monday to opportunities available since Washington state transitioned into Phase 2.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
New in Royal City: Orchard View enters Phase 2 of development

Orchard View, a 30-lot housing development by CAD Homes LLC, just started construction on its second phase.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Expiring lease plays role in decision to close Tri-State Outfitters

An expiring lease played a role in the decision of the Tri-State Outfitter owners to close the Moses Lake store.

Updated 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Warnick heads bill addressing low-income housing in rural areas

Senate Bill 5375 would require the state Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee to conduct a study of publicly subsidized low-income housing development in urban and rural counties.

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Small airports would benefit from Dent-sponsored bill

Creating a solid state funding program for small airports in Washington is a priority for two local officials and a state legislator.