Business

Five Star Dealerships donates to Coastal Harvest

Five Star Dealerships in Aberdeen donated 3,000 jars of peanut butter to…

  • Jun 18th, 2018

 

North Pacific seafood exports hit by China’s tariffs

By Hal Bernton The Seattle Times The North Pacific seafood industry —…

  • Jun 18th, 2018

 

U.S. builders say Trump’s tariffs are adding $9,000 to new home price, and that’s not all

LAS VEGAS — Higher lumber costs, labor shortages and growing regulations are…

  • Jun 19th, 2018

 

Business Briefs

Port garners communications award The American Association of Port Authorities has awarded…

  • Jun 18th, 2018

Fed raises interest rates and predicts faster pace of future increases

By Don Lee Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Federal Reserve,…

  • Jun 13th, 2018

Immigration puts hop growers in a pinch

By Rachel Alexander The Spokesman-Review Among the difficulties hops growers face, labor…

  • Jun 12th, 2018

With jet fuel prices up nearly 50 percent, fliers eventually will pay more, experts say

By Hugo Martin Los Angeles Times Jet fuel prices have shot up…

  • Jun 11th, 2018

More than half of U.S. households have ditched landline phones

By Tracey Lien Los Angeles Times The landline telephone — curly corded,…

  • Jun 11th, 2018

Tesla investors to consider ousting 3 directors and removing Musk from chairman job

By Russ Mitchell Los Angeles Times SAN FRANCISCO — With Tesla in…

  • Jun 4th, 2018

Port of Grays Harbbor announces public tour dates

Come get a behind-the-fences look at the Port

  • Jun 1st, 2018

Aberdeen Sears spared closure … for now

One Washington Sears store in Tacoma is among the nearly 70 set to shut down in September

  • Jun 1st, 2018

Timberland Bank’s downtown Aberdeen branch to begin renovation

Timberland Bank will soon undertake a full-scale renovation and expansion of its…

  • Jun 1st, 2018
PHOTO COURTESY STATE DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE
                                Jonathan Sawin, captain of the charter boat <em>Cormorant</em> out of Westport Charters, accepts the State Department of Fish and Wildlifes Organization of the Year award from the departments deputy director Amy Windrope at a ceremony May 16. Sawin accepted on behalf of the Westport Charterboat Association for their salmon monitoring efforts.

Westport Charterboat Association awarded for salmon-monitoring efforts

Received Dept of Fish and Wildlife’s Organization of the Year award in Olympia May 16

  • May 28th, 2018
PHOTO COURTESY STATE DEPARTMENT OF FISH AND WILDLIFE
                                Jonathan Sawin, captain of the charter boat <em>Cormorant</em> out of Westport Charters, accepts the State Department of Fish and Wildlifes Organization of the Year award from the departments deputy director Amy Windrope at a ceremony May 16. Sawin accepted on behalf of the Westport Charterboat Association for their salmon monitoring efforts.

Timberland acquires South Sound Bank through merger

Timberland Bancorp, Inc., parent company of Timberland Bank, has acquired South Sound…

  • May 23rd, 2018

Cooking up new ventures in Ocean Shores

Local resident starts flooring business in Hoquiam

  • May 21st, 2018

Make money from pot? Then forget about a federally subsidized loan

By Sophie Quinton Stateline.org WASHINGTON, D.C. — Marijuana legalization at the state…

  • May 20th, 2018

Farmworkers need to be paid for more than just picking the crops, says Washington Supreme Court

The court has ruled that farmworkers paid a piece rate as they labor in fields and orchards must get additional wages for their other tasks during the course of a workday.

  • May 15th, 2018

GGHI May Business Forum lunch

Greater Grays Harbor’s May Business Forum Lunch is scheduled for next Tuesday,…

  • May 15th, 2018

Coffee Coop named Elma Chamber biz of first quarter

The Elma Chamber of Commerce recently announced that Coffee Coop is Elma…

  • May 14th, 2018

Summit Pacific hires new CFO

Summit Pacific Medical Center has a new chief financial officer overseeing their…

  • May 14th, 2018