Business

Tower Mall site design takes shape

Oct 22, 2018

The success of the Heights District relies on Vancouver’s ability to keep the area active, with people on-site, shopping, dining, living and even working.

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Business News

Stocks mostly recover from an early plunge on Wall Street

October 23, 2018, 2:55 PM

U.S. stocks slumped broadly in early trading Tuesday, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average down more than 500 points and extending the market's recent string of losses.

First sign language Starbucks opens in DC

October 23, 2018, 9:57 AM

WASHINGTON — Coffee drinkers in the nation’s capital can now order that tall pumpkin spice iced skim latte in sign language.

Cameramen film signing accords between Jorge Segrelles Garcia, Executive President of Haramain High

Saudi investment forum opens under haze of Khashoggi’s death

October 23, 2018, 9:19 AM

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — A high-profile economic forum in Saudi Arabia began on Tuesday in Riyadh, the kingdom’s first major event on the world stage since the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month.

Cyanide leak at Spokane aerospace factory contained; no one hurt

October 23, 2018, 9:13 AM

SPOKANE — About a dozen workers at a West Plains aerospace plant that manufactures aircraft brakes were forced to evacuate Monday afternoon after sensors detected a poisonous gas leak.

A hoodie with the Northwest-inspired company logo is seen on display at EYE Clothing Co. in Vancouve

Eye Clothing marks first year at Vancouver Mall, makes plans for second store

October 23, 2018, 6:00 AM

It’s easy to overestimate the size of EYE Clothing when you walk into the company’s store at the Vancouver Mall. The racks of T-shirts, hoodies and hats look like the product of a large behind-the-scenes operation with plenty of staff.

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Briefs

Multifamily units planned in Vancouver’s Hough neighborhood

October 22, 2018, 7:04 PM

A 72-unit, multifamily complex would be built on Mill Plain Boulevard near Uptown Village, says a plan submitted to the city of Vancouver.

Sen. Murray added to Vancouver Women in Leadership Series

October 22, 2018, 7:04 PM

Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., has been added to a panel that will be interviewed as part of the Women in Leadership Lecture Series sponsored by the Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce on Oct. 30, at the Black Pearl, 56 S. First St., in Washougal.

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Real Estate

For sale signs are seen along Northwest 108th Circle in Hazel Dell in November 2016. Amanda Cowan/Th

Clark County housing market shrinks in September

October 15, 2018, 5:54 PM

Clark County’s housing market cooled a bit in September, with fewer sales and more homes left on the market, according to real estate data released Monday.

Tristan Graham, 32, sits on his couch in his new accessory dwelling unit, which was built in his par

ADU interest on the rise in Southwest Washington

October 15, 2018, 6:01 AM

Tristan Graham, a 32-year-old training instructor for the Transportation Security Administration at Portland International Airport, got a fitting housewarming gift from his dad: A rug made from old PDX carpet. His new home near Five Corners happens to be in his parents’ backyard.

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Columnists

Harney: ‘Green’ home may not net more

October 22, 2018, 6:02 AM

If you make extensive energy-conservation and other green improvements to your home, will they earn you a premium price for the entire house when you go to sell?

Berko: Capitalism should be taught in our schools

October 21, 2018, 6:02 AM

Dear Mr. Berko: I don’t need advice, but I feel I have to tell you of an experience that I was not prepared for.

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