Business

Federal Reserve chief defends raising interest rates, signaling Trump can’t pressure him

By Jim Puzzanghera Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. —Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome…

  • Aug 27th, 2018

U.S. and Mexico strike preliminary accord on NAFTA

Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON —The Trump administration has reached a deal with…

  • Aug 27th, 2018

Eight more restaurant chains are ending ‘no-poach’ policies that limit workers’ options

By Aurora Percannella Los Angeles Times Eight additional restaurant chains have committed…

  • Aug 22nd, 2018

7-Eleven owners say they feel disenfranchised by new pact with Japanese-owned chain

By Ethan Millman Los Angeles Times Sunny Sandhu bought his first 7-Eleven…

  • Aug 20th, 2018
Ron Belcher will retire at the end of the month after 23 years running the tire shop at Whitney’s Chevrolet in Montesano. (Aug. 10, 2018)

Montesano tire guru is closing up his tool box.

He plans on moving closer to his son, who is a lieutenant on for the Quinalt police.

  • Aug 20th, 2018
Ron Belcher will retire at the end of the month after 23 years running the tire shop at Whitney’s Chevrolet in Montesano. (Aug. 10, 2018)

Trump complains to donors about Fed chairman’s rate hikes, sources say

By Jennifer Jacobs and Saleha Mohsin Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — President…

  • Aug 20th, 2018

Tomato fight divides growers in Florida and the West Coast. Will it trip up NAFTA?

By Stuart Leavenworth McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. —Florida and Mexico are…

  • Aug 14th, 2018

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

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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