Owner has 20+ years of experience Matt and Angelia Smith have always wanted to own their own auto repair business. 509 Automotive Repair & Service 1419 E. Methow Valley Hwy., Twisp 8–5 Monday–Thursday, 8–3 Friday 997-0509 After Matt worked 19 years at Quality Lube and Repair in Twisp, he and his wife took the leap […]
Lewis Blakeney, a certified business adviser with the Washington Small Business Development Center, was named the network’s 2018 Star Performer for his work with small business owners in North Central Washington. Blakeney, who lives in Winthrop, joined the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) as an adviser in Omak in 2000, where his work is supported […]
Several local businesses are creating new jobs, building or expanding retail and manufacturing facilities, and providing needed services with financial backing from the Methow Investment Network.
Without the support of investors from the network, expansion of …
Twisp business and downtown property owners are invited to meet with a consultant who specializes in commercial development and community revitalization at a brown bag lunch meeting hosted by TwispWorks next month.
TwispWorks is bringing consultant Michele Reeves to town on Sept. 19 as part of an ongoing effort to …
A Twisp landmark — some people might say it is more accurately described as an eyesore — will soon be gone.
Crews have been tearing down the Blue Spruce Motel at the south end of town over the past two weeks, clearing the property for future commercial development.
The Methow Investment Network, a program to encourage local investment in local businesses, was launched this month by TwispWorks.
The program is designed to support Methow Valley businesses by providing an additional means for them to obtain funding to help …
Central Washington SCORE (Service Corps of Retired Executives) is sponsoring a series of workshop sessions on various business-operation topics: Sept. 22, cash flow management. Oct. 6, record keeping and taxes. Oct. 20, working with your bank. The sessions will be held in the SCORE Office at 2 S. Chelan St. in Wenatchee from noon – 2 p.m. […]
The federal Small Business Administration’s Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE) is offering four workshops for business owners: Sept. 8, financial fundamentals of running a business. Sep. 22, cash flow management. Oct. 6, record keeping and taxes. Oct. 20, working with your bank. The workshops are from noon to 2 p.m. in the SCORE office […]
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 …
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 […]