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  • Forbes Ranks Columbia Bank #17 in USA

    Forbes names Columbia Bank as the #1 bank based in Washington state on its 2015 list of America’s Best Banks.  Read More »

  • CB Announces Q4 and Record 2014 Earnings

    Melanie Dressel, President and Chief Executive Officer of Columbia Banking System and Columbia Bank said upon the release of Columbia’s fourth quarter 2014 earnings, “We continued to build on the momentum created by our recent acquisitions and the outstanding efforts of our bankers whose activities resulted in record-setting full year earnings and loan production for the quarter and year.” Read More »

  • CB Announces Regular & Special Cash Dividends

    Columbia Banking System, Inc. announced that a quarterly cash dividend of $0.16 per common share, and per common share equivalent for holders of preferred stock, will be paid on February 25, 2015 to shareholders of record as of the close of business on February 11, 2015. Read More »

  • CB Announces 4Q & 2014 Earnings Release Date

    Columbia Banking System, Inc. expects to report fourth quarter and full-year 2014 financial results on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 5:00 a.m. PST. Management will discuss these results on a conference call scheduled for that afternoon at 1:00 p.m. PST  Read More »

  • CB Announces IMCB Final Merger Results

    -- Columbia Banking System, Inc. announced the final results of the elections made by the former shareholders of Intermountain Community Bancorp (“Intermountain”) regarding the form of consideration to be received in the sale of Intermountain to Columbia, which was completed effective as of November 1, 2014.  Read More »