China's rival to Boeing 737 Max drifts closer to North America with Canada tests 26 February 2021, 3:16 am
Though a China-made aircraft, the C919 uses many of the same aerospace suppliers in North America that Boeing does for key components and the jet has several suppliers in the Puget Sound region.
Seattle landlords lose eviction policy lawsuit against the city 26 February 2021, 2:06 am
The suit arose with Seattle already in "the throes of a massive homelessness crisis," the judge wrote in her ruling, adding that on top of that the global pandemic has "wrecked devastating havoc" for both landlords tenants.
Costco to raise its minimum wage nationwide to $16 per hour 25 February 2021, 10:32 pm
The company two years ago raised its U.S. minimum wage to $15 per hour throughout the nation. Costco employs more than 180,000 people in the country across 558 locations.
Dick's announces its 8th location will open on the Eastside 26 February 2021, 12:32 am
The walk-up burger chain used a consumer survey to determine where to open its new location.
Developer seals deal for building site near Apple's new Seattle office 26 February 2021, 6:05 am
Despite Seattle's struggles, tower developers still have designs on the city. The site near Apple's new Seattle office is "ideal" for what will be "a transformative post-Covid office project," says one of th
Washington businesses have received $3.47B in PPP loans so far this year 25 February 2021, 10:51 pm
That amount comes from almost 35,800 PPP loans approved by the SBA in the state so far this year.
Adaptive Biotechnologies eyes expansion to Europe 26 February 2021, 1:49 am
“There is a lot of interest in our immunosequencing products from major labs around the world, and we want to improve our ability to capture that business,” says the CEO.
Alaska Airlines set to put its first 737 Max into service 26 February 2021, 12:17 am
The airline took delivery of its new Boeing airplane on Jan. 25, the first of dozens of Maxes to be added to its fleet as it modernizes its aircraft. Pilots and crew have put the plane through its paces over the last month, flying
Employment law expert discusses liability concerns for re-opening offices 26 February 2021, 3:06 am
The distribution of the Covid-19 vaccine is the light at the end of the tunnel for people hoping to return to life and business as usual after a year of remote work, social distancing and quarantining. Health experts say we're still at least s
Boeing slapped with $6.6M in penalties by FAA over compliance failures 26 February 2021, 5:31 am
Boeing missed some of its improvement targets from a 2015 settlement agreement and "some company managers did not sufficiently prioritize compliance with FAA regulations," the agency said.