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Driving in Fog Safely

  Fog can be one of the most dangerous weather conditions for both new and experienced drivers. Fog has the potential to reduce visibility significantly, so it is critical that drivers stay focused on the road in order to stay safe. Severe weather demands your undivided attention, so be sure to reduce any possible distractions […]

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Washington not ready for earthquakes and tsunamis, Inslee is told

Oregon, California, and British Columbia are all ahead of Washington state when it comes to schools, roads, and privately owned older buildings being ready to resist the shaking forces from an earthquake. That’s the message Governor Jay Inslee is being given. Inslee was presented with the information from his Resilient Washington Subcabinet. The subcabinet was […]

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Equifax data breach: Do a 15 minute cybersecurity makeover

Scan today’s headlines and it’s easy to see it’s a scary time in the digital age: an Equifax hack exposing up to 143 million credit records; mobile malware (malicious software) that targets early versions of Android Oreo; and new “phishing” scams affecting WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger users. Makes you want to unplug and go back to basics, no? You […]

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North Bank Beer Week Ends Saturday

  North Bank Beer Week to celebrate regional brews How far has North Bank Beer Week, a celebration of Southwest Washington beer, come since its humble beginnings just one year ago this month? “Last year, (beer week) came together in three weeks from concept to kickoff,” said Michael Perozzo, founder of Vancouver’s ZZoom Media, and […]

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10 Home Improvement Tips for Fall

“With cooler fall weather comes the realization that your home will soon experience cold, snowy weather,” says Payne, a nationally recognized home improvement expert on the country’s longest running home and garden television show. “To get your house ready, start by giving your exterior a thorough review. Everything should be checked, cleaned up and made […]

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Staff Spotlight: Hanna Hilton

Every month we like to introduce  one of our awesome staff members  so you can get to know them better. This month, our awesome Receptionist Hanna Hilton shares some fun and hilarious facts about herself. You won the lottery! What’s your first purchase? I would buy a Von Falconer Dutch Shepherd. He’s a world class trainer and […]

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Julie Longoria earns Safeco Personal Lines Achievement Award

We’re absolutely thrilled to announce that our agent Julie Longoria has been recognized by Safeco Insurance® with the Personal Lines Achievement Award! Safeco Insurance is a national company that offers a wide range of personal insurance products and this honor acknowledges Julie’s daily diligence, integrity, passion for excellence, and hard work. Only a select group […]

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Staff Spotlight: Jami Edwards

Every month we like to introduce  one of our awesome staff members  so you can get to know them better. This month, Account Manager Jami Edwards shares some special tidbits about herself. You won the lottery! What’s your first purchase? My first home with a “tiny home” on the property for my Mom…that way we […]

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Wildfires Cause Unhealthy Air Quality in Portland Metro Area

Air quality at ‘unhealthy’ level in Portland Metro Area due to wildfires   A smoky haze from wildfires across the state has settled into the Portland metro area and other parts of the Willamette Valley. Tuesday’s air quality is the worst it has been in weeks, categorized as “unhealthy” by the Oregon Department of Environmental […]

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Burger Refresh ideas for your Labor Day Grilling

This Labor Day weekend, a lot of grills will be hosting the internationally beloved BURGER. Check out the ideas below, if you’re ready to kick things up a notch! Loaded Chili Cheeseburger Top your burger with onion rings, chili and barbecue sauce for lots of texture in every bite. Have some extra napkins on hand just […]

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