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Dirty jobs: High hopes
Dirty jobs: High hopes
Marijuana farmer digs into cannabis career
Meet the Merchant; 
Oman and Son Builders Supply
Meet the Merchant; Oman and Son Builders Supply
Meet the Merchant, Oman and Son Builders Supply
Forrest Koch, CPA: New tax law makes smart changes
Forrest Koch, CPA: New tax law makes smart changes
Accountant Forrest Koch is still fascinated after 40 years in the tax field
Well Preserved:  
Hiram and Lillian Leinenweber Residence
Well Preserved: Hiram and Lillian Leinenweber Residence
996 12th St., Astoria, Oregon
Top properties in the Columbia-Pacific Region
Top properties in the Columbia-Pacific Region

Multiple factors cause log price surge
Multiple factors cause log price surge
Log prices along the West Coast have surged due to natural disasters, housing construction, Asian competition and labor constraints.
CPA Rosemarie Sibley: Financial forethought is key
CPA Rosemarie Sibley: Financial forethought is key
Rosemarie Sibley 'born' to be accountant
Fresh ideas for growth: leveraging our assets a recurring theme for economic vitality

“Visiting and doing business in Tokeland almost always leaves people personally ‘touched’ through the experience,” said Sandy Prosser, secretary of the Tokeland/North Cove Chamber of Commerce. “We like to say that...

Pacific County Food Inspections

Date Business Name Description of Violation Points Assessed

10/09/17 Ole Bob’s Seafood & Grill Cold Holding (less than 5 degrees) 5 Red

10/24/17 Long Beach Subway Cold Holding (less than 5 degrees) 5...

Long Beach Business Licenses

License Holder / DBA / Address / Service

Martha Herrejon / Taqueria El Jalapeno / 107 3rd St Se Unit A, Long Beach / Restaurant

Cecil’s Anchors, LLC / 2209 Ocean Beach Blvd N # 7, Long Beach...

Pacific County Property Transactions

Date Sale Price Address Buyer Seller

12/19/17 $112,500 1818 245th St, Ocean Park James and Pamela Griffith William Burkitt

12/19/17 $236,400 31301 G St, Ocean Park R Rhoades and V Newman Thomas Trotta

12/19/17 $110,000 1514 Oregon...

Human Resources Q&A

March 7: Liani Reeves, Bullard Law — “Sexual Harassment Prevention”

11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Fort George Brewery,

1483 Duane Street, Astoria.

April 4: Jarren Swazo, SAIF — “Workers Compensation...

Seaside Business Licenses

Business Name, Business Address, Business Service

Phillips Refrigeration, 1832 NE 121st Avenue, Portland, Refrigeration contractor

Fastvia Computers Inc, 300 S Roosevelt #1, Seaside, Computers and...

Astoria Building Permits

Date / ApPlicant / Address / Valuation / Work Description / Contractor

12/15/17 / Sandra Morrison / 322 Pleasant Ave / $300 / Re-attaching metal railings / Bishop & Son Construction Inc

12/18/17...

Business Bookworm 
‘Ogilvy on Advertising in the Digital Age’
Business Bookworm ‘Ogilvy on Advertising in the Digital Age’

It’s a brand-new year. So where will your ad dollars go?

The tried-and-true has worked for you — is that where you’ll stay? Will you experiment, based on the advice of an ad rep or two? Or will you do your own research, read...

Long Beach-Ilwaco Building Permits

Date / Description / Applicant / Applicant Type / Address / Status

1/3/18 / Renovation/addition / / Kim and Donna Rozenkranz / / Owner / / 1806 N Pacific Ave / Pending

1/11/18 / Accessory...

Key ideas to start the year

Every small business has its periods of growth and slowdowns. If you are interested in promoting growth and expanding your business this year, don’t let your business stagnate. Following are several proactive tactical strategies that you can...

Clatsop County Building Permits

Date / Work Description / Address / Valuation / Contractor

Residential

01/17/2018 / Single Family Dwelling / 87180 Highway 202, Astoria / $397,419 / Borders,...

Clatsop County Property Transactions

Sale Date Sale Price Year Built Acres Address Buyer Seller

12/01/17 15,080 1912 0.11 121 8th Ave, Seaside Evans Kimberly A Evans Kimbely, A

12/02/17 70,000 2008 0.00 Streng Eric Duvall Robert, C

12/04/17 164,138 1972 0.00 Gearhart...

Clatsop County Food-Service Inspections

Date Business Name Description of Violation Results

12/26/17 Twisted Fish Steakhouse Potentially hazardous food improperly reheated 79 Foods past discard date has not been consumed No sanitizer at warewasher Ready-to-eat food not...

Business Briefs for February 2018
Business Briefs for February 2018

ASTORIA — Coast Community Radio (CCR), the non-profit radio station in the Columbia-Pacific region, recently received a $10,000 grant from the Templin Foundation of Pacific County. News Director Joanne Rideout wrote the grant for money to...

Good job! Thanking those who do what others don’t want to
Good job! Thanking those who do what others don’t want to

Every honest job is a good job, but there definitely are some that are dirtier than others.

Laid off from his sawmill job in Bellingham, Washington at the onset of the Great Depression, Grandpa Winters eventually found employment with the...

Meet the Merchant: Gearhart Crossing
Meet the Merchant: Gearhart Crossing
Patti Ann, general manager, Gearhart Crossing
‘Onewheel’ rolls into Long Beach
‘Onewheel’ rolls into Long Beach
Local teen inspires bike shop to invest in self-balancing, electric skateboards
Wauna Federal CU honored for helping kids
Wauna Federal CU honored for helping kids

LONG BEACH — Long Beach Mayor Jerry Phillips presented his Mayor’s award to Wauna Federal Credit Union in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the Food4Kids program in Long Beach.

Over the past year Wauna has donated...

Business Briefs for January 2018

SALEM — Oregon’s unemployment rate was essentially unchanged at 4.2 percent in November from 4.3 percent in October, remaining near the U.S. unemployment rate of 4.1 percent in November.

“Oregon’s low unemployment...

Pacific County EDC plans public workshops
Pacific County EDC plans public workshops

TOKELAND — Pacific County Economic Development Council is inviting the public to voice their priorities for future directions in economic and tourism development in Pacific County. A series of community workshops will start Jan. 18 in Tokeland...

Nicolle Landwehr, CFP
Nicolle Landwehr, CFP
Nicolle Landwehr, certified financial planner
Steve Brown, tax consultant
Steve Brown, tax consultant
Steve Brown, tax consultant
Start the new year right with business planning

Nothing’s better than starting the new year right! As a business owner or executive, you strive to make every minute and resource count toward the success of your business. Now is the perfect time to review your strategy for 2018. Consider the...

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