Business

MyPillow CEO shrugs off distancing by retailers, presses election fraud case

By Kristen Leigh Painter Minneapolis Star Tribune MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell, responding…

  • Jan 20th, 2021

Disneyland is scrapping its annual pass program

By Todd Martens Los Angeles Times The Disneyland and Disney California Adventure…

  • Jan 19th, 2021

Keystone XL may be sold for scrap if Biden moves to kill project

By Robert Tuttle Bloomberg News The Canadian province that invested $1.1 billion…

  • Jan 19th, 2021

Audit finds PUD is exceeding conservation goals

For the fifth consecutive time, the Grays Harbor PUD has been found…

  • Jan 18th, 2021

Bill would tax vacation rentals to give cities funding to build affordable housing

By Brandon Block The Olympian A proposed bill in the Washington State…

  • Jan 18th, 2021

Tax returns won’t come as quickly this year. Here’s why

By Susan Tompor Detroit Free Press Anyone who is looking to pay…

  • Jan 18th, 2021

Overstock.com ceases operations at Satsop Business Park

Company says it will still employ work-from-home local call center workers

Social media site Parler, booted by Amazon, takes step toward relaunching

By Katherine Khashimova Long The Seattle Times Hours after Amazon effectively scrubbed…

  • Jan 12th, 2021

Business Briefs

TransAlta retires one of two coal-burning units The TransAlta coal-powered plant outside…

  • Jan 11th, 2021

Many couldn’t afford a car in 2020, but the rich went on buying spree

By Russ Mitchell Los Angeles Times The pandemic economy has favored the…

  • Jan 11th, 2021

Marriott. others suspend donations to senators who opposed vote result

By Yueqi Yang Bloomberg News Marriott International Inc. will suspend donations to…

  • Jan 11th, 2021

Parler CEO warns of long outage after backlash over riots

Parler CEO warns of long outage after backlash over riots

  • Jan 11th, 2021
Kim Roberts

Roberts appointed to state Community Economic Revitalization Board

Westport Winery co-owner Kim Roberts has been appointed to the state Department…

  • Jan 11th, 2021
Kim Roberts

Pro-Trump demonstrators draw FAA rebuke for disrupting flights

By Alan Levin Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — A spate of incidents…

  • Jan 9th, 2021

Quinaults recalled live and whole-cooked crab

For crabs caught Dec. 23-28

Sound Publishing to offer grants for local businesses

Sound Publishing is re-launching a program to help local companies spread the…

  • Dec 31st, 2020

Tri-Cities bar says state pulled its liquor license for defying COVID rules

KENNEWICK — A Kennewick bar says the state of Washington has pulled…

  • Dec 30th, 2020
Maribel Moreno-Musillami, founder and owner of Purely Meat Co., watches chef Matt Ronan tie up a Wagyu prime rib cut Dec. 23, 2020, in Chicago. Purely Meat, which distributes meat to high-end restaurants and some grocery stores, saw its business plunge 70% at the start of the pandemic but built a direct-to-consumer website. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

2020, a nightmare for restaurants and food suppliers, may have permanently altered how and what we eat

By Alexia Elejalde-Ruiz Chicago Tribune There were moments, early in the pandemic,…

  • Dec 29th, 2020
Maribel Moreno-Musillami, founder and owner of Purely Meat Co., watches chef Matt Ronan tie up a Wagyu prime rib cut Dec. 23, 2020, in Chicago. Purely Meat, which distributes meat to high-end restaurants and some grocery stores, saw its business plunge 70% at the start of the pandemic but built a direct-to-consumer website. (Erin Hooley/Chicago Tribune)

Boeing’s 737 Max returns in U.S. with American Airlines flight

By Justin Bachman Bloomberg News Boeing Co.’s 737 Max has returned to…

  • Dec 29th, 2020

James Bond studio MGM is exploring a sale. So who’s buying?

Los Angeles Times Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios, the film and TV company behind the…

  • Dec 26th, 2020