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City may just let state issue business licenses


Due to complications from a new state law, the city of Grand Coulee is considering no longer issuing business licenses.

The new law requires a lot of extra work for the city to coordinate with the state and the businesses, work that City Clerk Lorna Pearce feels may not justify the $4,500 a year the licenses bring into the city.

If Grand Coulee chooses to continue issuing licenses, Pearce explained, their licenses would have to be issued from the state of Washington website.

“We’ll have to wait for them to give us our money, pull reports from them to see who paid for their licenses, a...

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