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BNSF plans $175 million capital program in Washington for 2019

BNSF (Burlington Northern Santa Fe) Railway Company plans to invest about $175 million in Washington this year as part of the railroad’s capital expenditure program.… Continue reading

  • Feb 22, 2019

 

Praerit Garg joins Smartsheet as CTO

Bellevue-based company employs 760 people

 

Muckleshoot Tribe to add conference center, more gaming space and amenities to casino

Tribe expects to complete latest project in early 2020

  • Feb 21, 2019

 

3No Networking mixer comes to the Clarion Inn on Thursday, Feb. 21

Business leaders and guests are invited to a 3No Networking mixer at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, at the Clarion Inn, 9 16th St. NW,… Continue reading

  • Feb 20, 2019

FieldhouseUSA to join the Outlet Collection

Indoor complex expected to open in early 2020

  • Feb 20, 2019

Property taxes to drop 11.4 percent in Auburn for 2019

Taxes will go down for some, up for others; overall, taxes will fall in King County by an average of 1 percent

  • Feb 14, 2019

Fred Meyer, QFC stores in the Puget Sound limit hours

Stores in the region will close tonight at 7, reopen at 8 Sunday morning

  • Feb 11, 2019

America is heading down the wrong track | Don Brunell

The push to replace entrepreneurs with bureaucrats is puzzling.

  • Feb 11, 2019

OfferUp founder Nick Huzar makes customer safety a core pillar

Bellevue-based CEO wanted a simpler solution to his own problems

Don’t get ‘reeled in’ by Auburn-based online fishing company

BBB investigates numerous customer complaints

  • Feb 9, 2019

3No Networking mixer comes to Dave Busters on Thursday, Feb. 7

Business leaders and guests are invited to a 3No Networking mixer at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, at Dave & Busters, 1101 Outlet Collection Way,… Continue reading

  • Feb 6, 2019
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Puget Sound companies join to create middle-income housing

Several are the same companies that opposed Seattleā€™s head tax last year.

Photo by Tiffany Von Arnim/Flickr

United Way’s 32 free tax prep sites open in the county to help struggling individuals, families

United Way of King County is ready to help individuals and families who earn less than $66,000 file their taxes. When tax time comes around,… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2019

PSE funds five solar projects with Green Power program grants

King County Housing Authority to install panels on the Meadows-Lea Hill Apartments in Auburn

  • Jan 30, 2019

3No Networking mixer comes to The Pub on Thursday, Jan. 31

Business leaders and guests are invited to a 3No Networking mixer at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, at The Pub, inside the Haggen market, at… Continue reading

  • Jan 30, 2019

King County’s Cleanup LIFT discount program connects more people to essential waste disposal services

Waste disposal at King County-operated garbage and recycling transfer stations just became more affordable for an estimated 300,000 low-income residents. King County Solid Waste Division… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2019

Extended hours for free income tax help at Highline College

Community members can get their taxes done for free, thanks to a partnership between United Way of King County and Highline College. Households that make… Continue reading

  • Jan 25, 2019

PSE plugs into new type of hybrid electric vehicles for its fleet

Puget Sound Energy adding 10 Ford F-250 XL trucks

  • Jan 23, 2019

3No Networking mixer returns to Bogeys Public House on Thursday, Jan. 24

Business leaders and guests are invited to a 3No Networking mixer at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at Bogey’s Public House, 29630 Green River Road… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2019

State added 11,400 jobs in December; unemployment rate stays at 4.3 percent

Washington’s economy added 11,400 jobs in December and the state’s seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for December was 4.3 percent according to the Employment Security… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019