Business & Economy

[8/23/16] Jockeying between drivers and bikers

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The early harvest has brought problems for drivers moving crops on Boyd Road, the winding path that leads from Echo Valley down to Highway 150. Chelan County Commissioner

[8/10/16] Recent Reports Of IRS Scam

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The calls, or voice mails, are aggressive and threaten legal action unless immediate action is taken.

[8/10/16] Local 2016 Unemployment Rates Higher Than 2015

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It started the month Alcoa shut down their aluminum smelter near Malaga.

[7/5/16] Unemployment Rate Down From Last Month, Up From Last Year

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For the month of May, the unemployment rate in Chelan and Douglas Counties was 6.5%. That’s down slightly from April’s 6.9% – but local labor economist, Don Meseck says you have to look at the rate year over year. Last May- in 2015, the unemployment rate was 6.1 – that’s a .4 percent increase… Meseck […]