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2010-05-20 13:38:00

Author of 2010 Christian Book of the Year, "The Hole in Our Gospel" HOUSTON, May 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Richard Stearns, president of World Vision and author of the 2010 Christian book of the year, "The Hole in Our Gospel," will speak at The Church of St. John the Divine on Saturday, June 5, at 10:00 am. The event is free. Stearns' book chronicles the circuitous journey of his faith, his struggle to leave the corporate sector after more than 20 years to lead a non-profit...

2010-05-12 09:38:00

TIGARD, Ore., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Norman C. Skalicky, Chairman and CEO of Stearns Bank N.A., a commercial bank based in St. Cloud, Minnesota, with approximately $1.4 billion in assets, has announced the creation of a new specialty lending division, Stearns Healthcare Finance. The new division will be based in Portland, Oregon, and managed by Jennifer Sheasgreen, a 15-year veteran in the healthcare asset based lending industry, having served in executive positions with GMAC and as a...

2008-11-13 12:00:17

R.F. Stearns, Inc., is pleased to announce the recent completion of the 138,300 square-foot medical office building known as The Vancouver Clinic at 87th Avenue, located adjacent to their existing facility near the Southwest Washington Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington. The new medical building is the latest and largest of three developments and more than doubles the size of its previous facility. New construction was essential to meet the medical needs of the growing population and to...

2008-08-25 12:01:02

Design--Build--Steel contractor R.F. Stearns, Inc. is pleased to announce the completion of the recent expansion to Lucky Eagle Casino and a new administration building for the Confederated Tribes of Chehalis Reservation. The modern 20,000 square-foot addition increases the slot floor-plan and provides a new bar area for customers. The new 27,000 square-foot administration office was built near the casino for executives and staff. Lucky Eagle Casino is considered one of the largest employers...

2008-06-18 12:00:42

Design--Build--Steel contractor R.F. Stearns, Inc. is pleased to announce the recent completion of a 112,000 square-foot parking structure for Adventist Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. Adventist Medical Center is considered the largest employer in Portland's District 47 and the Emergency Department is one of the busiest in the City. Due to increasing patient demand, expansion was necessary to accommodate the needs of the surrounding communities. Adjacent to the hospital is a new 4-story...

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