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How can you improve your financial fitness this year?

If one of your New Year’s resolutions is to get healthier, you may already be taking the necessary steps, such as improving your diet and increasing your exercise. Of course, physical fitness is important to your well-being – but, at the same time, don’t forget about your financial fitness. Specifically, what can you do to ensure your investment situation is in good shape?

January 2, 2018 noon read more..
  

Jobless rate steady

Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held at 4.5 percent in November, despite preliminary estimates from the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) that indicate the state added 9,800 jobs over the month.

December 26, 2017 noon read more..


AgForestry Class 40 set

Chelsea Durfey-Campbell, a member of the new class of AgForestry Leadership, is ready to commend is year of study.

December 26, 2017 noon read more..


Farmers promote tax bill

The tax reform package passed by Congress and signed by the president includes many provisions that will help Oregon’s farm and ranch families.

December 26, 2017 noon read more..
 

Sick leave for part-time help now law for state

Wash­ington businesses and part-time employees will enter the new year with a different relationship. Because of an initiative (1433) Washington voters approved in 2016, employers will have to give sick leave to every employee.

December 26, 2017 noon read more..


Coming soon

With the addition of new windows, the exterior of the old Nobles Paint and Furniture Store on Yakima Valley Highway is taking on a new look.

December 26, 2017 noon read more..


Coming soon

Northwest Farm Supply with commercial retail stores in Hermiston, Ore., and Walla Walla, is expanding into Prosser.

December 19, 2017 noon read more..


January Chamber set

The first Chamber Luncheon of the new year will be held at noon Jan. 2 at Jeremy’s 1896 Public House, 1232 Wine Country Road.

December 19, 2017 noon read more..


Sign company open

The Image House is the newest business to open in the Mid Valley Mall, 2010 Yakima Valley Highway.

December 19, 2017 noon read more..


Gas prices steady

The price of regular gasoline is about 5 cents per gallon cheaper at Wheelers Smoke N Gas than anywhere else in the Lower Yakima Valley.

December 19, 2017 noon read more..


Chefs sought

The Walter Clore Wine and Culinary Center is accepting proposals from interested businesses to form an exclusive catering partnership at the Clore Center.

December 19, 2017 noon read more..