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Fireside Chat | Cheryl Broetje of Broetje Orchards | Come as Strangers. Leave as Friends. (Episode 13)



In this quarter’s live Fireside Chat, Cheryl Broetje of Broetje Orchards in Pasco talks about starting and running the Orchard, the challenges they’ve had, and the community they’ve created. Vanessa Cozza interviewed Cheryl Broetje. Vanessa is an English professor at WSU Tri-Cities and the chair of the Community Development Committee at Fuse, which puts on … Continue reading Fireside Chat | Cheryl Broetje of Broetje Orchards | Come as Strangers. Leave as Friends. (Episode 13)


Fireside Chat | Lane Savitch of Kadlec | Health Care in Tri-Cities (Episode 6)



In this special episode, we bring you the audio from Fuse’s newest Fireside Chat where Ron Boninger interviews Lane Savitch, the Chief Operating Officer of Kadlec and St. Mary Medical Center. Kadlec is one of Tri-Cities’ largest health care providers, and it was fascinating to hear Lane talk about health care on both a national … Continue reading Fireside Chat | Lane Savitch of Kadlec | Health Care in Tri-Cities (Episode 6)


Fireside Chat | Dara Quinn of Emerald of Siam | Thai Food and Live Music, A Winning Combination (Episode 2)



In this special episode, Tri-Citizens brings you the audio from Fuse’s first in a new live event series, Fireside Chats. These quarterly events are hosted at Fuse SPC, a coworking space in Richland, WA.   I first interviewed Vanessa Cozza and Ron Boninger, two of the event’s organizers. They talked to me about the new series, how … Continue reading Fireside Chat | Dara Quinn of Emerald of Siam | Thai Food and Live Music, A Winning Combination (Episode 2)