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2018 Q3 – Economic Update

By Business, News

2017 saw growth in sales with some cities up and some slightly down. Blaine County also saw increases in the number of jobs, businesses, wages and income from self-employment. SVED estimates the Blaine County GDP to be $2.0 Billion in 2017, up from our last estimate of $1.8 Billion in…

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Replicating Sector Clusters to Grow the Economy

By Business

Many of the concepts, issues and practices in this discussion from the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis can apply to us here in Blaine County. Here are few excerpts: “As with many thriving clusters that began with a start-up company or two, part of the magic is a combination of…

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SVED Board Meeting

By News

The SVED Board of Directors will meet this coming Wednesday July 18th at 11:30 am  in the upstairs conference room at Zion’s Bank, 311 N Main, Ketchum. SVED meetings are open to the public. The Board of Directors meet every other month at the time and location noted above.

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