Business / Economy

Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce Update – Shiloh Schauer

Shiloh Schauer, Executive Director of the Wenatchee Valley Chamber of Commerce, swings by the KOHO studio to talk about this year’s legislative session, which ends today in Olympia, the inclusion of $500,000 in the new operating budget for the Statewide Tourism Marketing Program, the Chamber’s Coffee and Commerce talks, the upcoming Business After Hours next…

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Despite Late Start, Cherry Harvest on Track to Meet Consumer Demand

Jon DeVaney, President of the Washington State Tree Fruit Association, joins Dan Langager on the KOHO Morning Show for an update on this year’s cherry harvest. DeVaney said the crop this year could be a near-record. And with a large harvest, labor is tight, but manageable, he said, and even though the harvest started late…

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Financial Wanderings – Brad Blackburn

Brad Blackburn of Blackburn Financial in Cashmere joins Dan Langager in KOHO’s Financial Wanderings to talk about a disconnect between the economy, which has still been fairly slow, and the optimism in the stock market. But, Blackburn said, the stock market still seems to be doing well. He also talks about how uncertainty on future investment…

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Our Valley Our Future Launches Regional Housing Study

With housing prices continuing to rise sharply and housing availability at a premium, Our Valley, Our Future / Nuestro Valle, Nuestro Futuro launched an online survey today to get a better idea of housing challenges residents and businesses are facing — and how the region can shape potential solutions. Steve Maher, Project Coordinator of Our Valley,…

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