Business

Jobless rate increases in Grays Harbor County

Washington’s economy gained 6,800 jobs in January while the statewide unemployment rate…

  • Mar 11th, 2020

Automakers required to sell more electric vehicles under new legislation in Washington state

The Seattle Times Legislation passed Monday in Olympia will require automakers to…

  • Mar 10th, 2020

Traveling during the outbreak

CHICAGO — Major airlines are relaxing policies around flight change and cancellation…

  • Mar 10th, 2020

Coronavirus is taking a toll on the Puget Sound-area economy, but how bad could it get?

By Paul Roberts The Seattle Times Parker Johnson stood behind the front…

  • Mar 9th, 2020

Retail boot camp switched to webinar format

Greater Grays Harbor Inc.’s Wednesday retail business boot camp has been changed…

  • Mar 9th, 2020

Southwest Airlines expects up to $300 million revenue drop from coronavirus

By Kyle Arnold The Dallas Morning News Dallas-based Southwest Airlines says it…

  • Mar 9th, 2020

Stocks drop 7% as oil war, coronavirus fears slam markets

By Don Lee Los Angeles Times An oil price war triggered by…

  • Mar 9th, 2020

Amazon bans 1 million products due to coronavirus claims

By Rex Crum The Mercury News Amazon has pulled more than 1…

  • Mar 2nd, 2020

ATT launching new live TV streaming service that feels just like cable

By Robert Channick Chicago Tribune The streaming TV revolution has come to…

  • Mar 2nd, 2020

Martin leads effort to replace defunct OS chamber

By Scott D. Johnston For the Grays Harbor News Group Early last…

  • Mar 2nd, 2020

Retail Business Boot Camp being offered locally, and it’s free

If you’re a small-business owner in the retail or food-and-beverage industries, Greater…

Largest U.S. surgical mask provider halts individual orders amid coronavirus ‘crisis’

DALLAS — Texas-based surgical mask provider Prestige Ameritech is no longer accepting…

  • Feb 28th, 2020

FAA orders inspections of all Boeing 737 Maxes to fix defect

By Dominic Gates The Seattle Times The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has…

  • Feb 26th, 2020
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Port of Grays Harbor commissioners approved the lease assignments related to the sale of Masco Petroleum to PetroCard Inc. Feb. 18. From left, Port Commissioner Phil Papac, PetroCard President and CEO Laura Yellig, Masco owner and President Jim Mason, and Port Commissioners Stan Pinnick and Tom Quigg.

Masco Petroleum sold to PetroCard Inc.

Story updated Feb. 25 In 1999, Masco Petroleum owner and President Jim…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Port of Grays Harbor commissioners approved the lease assignments related to the sale of Masco Petroleum to PetroCard Inc. Feb. 18. From left, Port Commissioner Phil Papac, PetroCard President and CEO Laura Yellig, Masco owner and President Jim Mason, and Port Commissioners Stan Pinnick and Tom Quigg.

Annual membership meeting for GGHI is Feb. 25

The upcoming Greater Grays Harbor Inc. membership meeting will take place from…

  • Feb 17th, 2020

Lewis County home sales up 52.6% from year ago

By Colton Dodgson The Chronicle The Northwest Multiple Listing Service reports that…

  • Feb 17th, 2020

Washington Senate passes personal data-privacy bill

By Joseph O’Sullivan The Seattle Times OLYMPIA — State lawmakers want Washington…

  • Feb 17th, 2020
DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Port of Grays Harbor Commission President Stan Pinnick delivers his remarks at the Port’s annual business report breakfast Wednesday. From left are Port Executive Director Gary Nelson, Pinnick, and Port Commissioners Tom Quigg and Phil Papac.

Port reflects on 2019, looks ahead at annual business report breakfast

Port of Grays Harbor Executive Director Gary Nelson reflected on his 20…

DAN HAMMOCK | GRAYS HARBOR NEWS GROUP 
                                Port of Grays Harbor Commission President Stan Pinnick delivers his remarks at the Port’s annual business report breakfast Wednesday. From left are Port Executive Director Gary Nelson, Pinnick, and Port Commissioners Tom Quigg and Phil Papac.

Local homebuyer class can offer much-needed assistance

With real estate prices steadily rising on the Harbor, prospective home buyers…

  • Feb 10th, 2020

Boeing, NASA failed to catch multiple software errors, putting its astronaut capsule at risk during test flight

By Chabeli Carrazana Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. — Two coding errors that…

  • Feb 8th, 2020