Business

Job growth remains solid, but workers are still waiting for a real jump in wages

By Jim Puzzanghera Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. —The U.S. labor market…

  • Aug 6th, 2018

County unemployment rate continues to drop

For the fifth consecutive month, the number of people unemployed in Grays Harbor County has dropped.

  • Aug 2nd, 2018

Timberland Bancorp earnings per share increases to a record $0.59 for third quarter

Timberland Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: TSBK) last weeky reported record quarterly net income…

  • Jul 30th, 2018

Texas 15-year-old’s slime business brings in six figures a year

By Dana Branham The Dallas Morning News GARLAND, Texas — Welcome to…

  • Jul 23rd, 2018

20 products you buy that could be hit with tariffs

By Mary Ellen Podmolik Chicago Tribune Kids who take up baseball or…

  • Jul 16th, 2018

Local Business Briefs

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  • Jul 16th, 2018

Local companies team with GHC to offer log truck driving course

Responding to an industry shortage of drivers, Grays Harbor College plans to…

  • Jul 16th, 2018

Business Briefs

Greater Grays Harbor selects new business development specialist Greater Grays Harbor, Inc.…

  • Jul 9th, 2018

Papé family purchases Aberdeen Kenworth dealership

Also takes ownership of others in the state, Alaska

  • Jul 6th, 2018

Collectibles store opens in Ocean Shores

By SCOTT D. JOHNSTON Robin and Clyde Mack, from the Yakima suburb…

  • Jul 2nd, 2018
DAN HAMMOCK | TWIN HARBORS NEWSPAPER GROUP
                                Montesano Chamber of Commerce board members attended the June 20 ribbon cutting at the Montesano Inn bed and breakfast. From left are Kaela Ballew, Myranda Floch, Corey Rux, Jacquie Hollingsworth, Brooke Chapman, Nickie Gill with Connections, and bed and breakfast owners Pam and John Lansing.

Dozens attend Montesano Inn ribbon cutting June 20

The old Hubble House is now the location of a bed and breakfast

DAN HAMMOCK | TWIN HARBORS NEWSPAPER GROUP
                                Montesano Chamber of Commerce board members attended the June 20 ribbon cutting at the Montesano Inn bed and breakfast. From left are Kaela Ballew, Myranda Floch, Corey Rux, Jacquie Hollingsworth, Brooke Chapman, Nickie Gill with Connections, and bed and breakfast owners Pam and John Lansing.

Low returns for Northwest farmers may reflect a larger trends in international policy

By Rachel Sun The Spokesman-Review In the past week, farmers in the…

  • Jun 25th, 2018

Quinault Nation celebrates QBRC’s expansion grand opening

Tribal, political and business officials gather to tour Phase I’s new buffet and gaming area

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

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

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

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