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Confluence of crises leaves Boeing ‘a very stricken company,’ says major airline’s president

Confluence of crises leaves Boeing ‘a very stricken company,’ says major airline’s president

By Dominic Gates The Seattle Times The COVID-19 pandemic threatens some major…

  • Jul 15th, 2020
Confluence of crises leaves Boeing ‘a very stricken company,’ says major airline’s president

Food inflation arrives, adding to the woes of ailing restaurants

By Alex Tanzi and Leslie Patton Bloomberg News Food inflation has arrived,…

  • Jul 15th, 2020

Victoria Clipper ferry suspends service to and from Seattle until April 2021

SEATTLE — Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and the closure of…

  • Jul 15th, 2020

1-in-5 US small firms plan layoffs after using PPP loan

By Mark Niquette Bloomberg News An increasing number of U.S. small businesses…

  • Jul 13th, 2020

Americans’ aversion to mask-wearing is holding back the economy

By Maeve Sheehey Bloomberg News The aversion of many Americans to wearing…

  • Jul 13th, 2020

Chatham wins auction to buy McClatchy, will seek final approval from bankruptcy court

By Kevin G. Hall McClatchy Washington Bureau Chatham Asset Management, the New…

  • Jul 13th, 2020

A tale of two Disneys: Florida parks open, California stays shut

By Christopher Palmeri Bloomberg News Walt Disney Co. begins reopening its Florida…

  • Jul 10th, 2020

Initial jobless claims in state down last week, but backlog remains

OLYMPIA — The number of new people filing for unemployment benefits was…

  • Jul 10th, 2020

Two new providers accepting new patients at Elma Health Care Clinic

Two new health care providers are now accepting new patients at Elma…

107 businesses applied in first round of county small business grants

Requests totalled nearly $1 million

Greater Grays Harbor Inc. names a new CEO

Greater Grays Harbor Inc. names a new CEO

Greater Grays Harbor Inc. has named a new CEO to replace Dru…

  • Jul 4th, 2020
Greater Grays Harbor Inc. names a new CEO

Boeing rival Airbus will cut 15,000 jobs as aviation’s pandemic crisis worsens

By Dominic Gates The Seattle Times Airbus said Tuesday it needs to…

  • Jul 2nd, 2020

Unemployment and job growth show strong improvement, but coronavirus darkens the outlook

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. economy added a larger-than-expected 4.8 million jobs…

  • Jul 2nd, 2020

Alaska Airlines plans to give passengers yellow cards for refusing to wear masks

By Geoff Baker The Seattle Times Alaska Airlines is taking a page…

  • Jul 1st, 2020

Effort to crack Big Tech’s legal shield gains bipartisan support

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bipartisan support for a pair of Senate bills that…

  • Jul 1st, 2020

List of big names fleeing Facebook skyrockets as more companies yank ads

By Theresa Braine New York Daily News Facebook’s friends are fleeing in…

  • Jul 1st, 2020
COURTESY PHOTO                                 Riverside Cinemas at the Shoppes at Riverside will open for showings Friday-Sunday starting July 3.

Riverside Cinemas to re-open its doors at the Shoppes at Riverside Friday

Riverside Cinemas in the Shoppes at Riverside will reopen Friday, according to…

COURTESY PHOTO                                 Riverside Cinemas at the Shoppes at Riverside will open for showings Friday-Sunday starting July 3.

Growth of working-age adults hasn’t kept up with graying America

By Alex Tanzi Bloomberg News More than a quarter of all American…

  • Jun 29th, 2020

Stephen Marshall Design Studio to open in Oyhut Bay Village

A new creative space and artist hangout arrives at Oyhut Bay Village:…

  • Jun 29th, 2020

Yes, that extra $600 really is making up for lost U.S. income

By Matthew Boesler Bloomberg News Expanded unemployment-insurance benefits have given concrete support…

  • Jun 29th, 2020