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Posts tagged "Small Business Development"
State grant will help Twisp plan revitalization project

State grant will help Twisp plan revitalization project

The Town of Twisp has received a $50,000 grant to plan a revitalization project aimed at improving the visibility of Twisp businesses, encouraging economic development, and attracting tourism. The funding will allow the town to hire an urban planning consultant to create the plan, which will identify improvements that support the …
Chambers working on business growth initiatives for Methow Valley

Chambers working on business growth initiatives for Methow Valley

Public meetings next week will seek ideas on economic development By Marcy Stamper The Twisp and Winthrop chambers of commerce are teaming up to gather ideas — from residents and business owners — for economic development in the Methow Valley. They have also been conducting their own research into what employers and employees need to create a healthy local...

Small business workshops

SCORE, the federal Small Business Administration’s educational service, is offering a series of “lunch and learn” workshops in Wenatchee: • May 15, “Are you ready to start a business?” • May 29, “Developing a business plan.” • June 12, “Obtaining financing.” • June 26, “Establishing a marketing plan.” The meetings will be held in the...
Revival of Carlton store took planning, persistence

Revival of Carlton store took planning, persistence

By Hope Belli Tinney, Washington Small Business Development Center The Carlton General Store looks like a throwback to an earlier time: a weathered, wood-plank building featuring hand-painted signs for bait, ice and gas. But how to explain the wintertime yoga classes held alongside the ice cream display case, the kombucha in the coolers with Pabst...