Interwest Bancorp strengthened its presence in Central Washington last week with the announcement of an agreement to acquire Central Bancorp.

Interwest, whose headquarters are north of Seattle, said the deal would help it expand business lending in the central part of the state, complementing its consumer banking presence there.

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