I'm not sure how they determined this...but at least it's not Tri-Cities!!
according to "Travel and leisure"
#3. Spokane, Washington
This under-the-radar Northwest city sits in a wide valley on the banks of the Spokane River. Wineries and a growing distillery scene have given downtown the moniker “Cork District,” and earned the town high points for its bar scene in this year’s survey...
Success isn't something that happens overnight, and we don't all agree on the definition of success. I am sure each person has their own view, but here some steps some highly successful Yakima Valley and Tri-Cities people follow.