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There is a sense of optimism in the few banks still headquartered in Snohomish County. Stability has returned and profitability is on the rise.
KudosRenee Comey with Re/Max Elite has earned the nationally recognized Military Relocation Professional Certification. The National Association of Realtors confers the certification to realtors who want to help military personnel and veterans find housing...
MARYSVILLE -- Donald and Melissa McGhee have built their business around the magic word.
The Pacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance has two breakfast showcases scheduled in coming weeks that feature executives of prominent suppliers based in Everett. The events include tours of the companies' facilities, one in Everett and the other in Tacoma.
Date: 10/17/2013 | Aerospace Blog
ARLINGTON -- OutBack Power Technologies of Arlington and Silicon Energy of Marysville served as hub sites for this year's Snohomish County Solar Tour,...
Date: 10/07/2013 | Business
EVERETT -- Matt Yerbic is bullish on aerospace in Washington, but that has not deterred people in other states from courting one of the owners of Everett-based Aviation Technical Services.And the offers are pretty darn good.
Date: 10/02/2013 | Business
EVERETT -- A Boeing Co. executive's silence Tuesday spoke volumes about whether Washington will be the place where the company assembles the next generation of the popular 777 jetliner.Boeing Senior Vice President Pat Shanahan, who is general...
Date: 10/01/2013 | Business
EVERETT -- A highly visible location tops the list for most new business owners.For Geoff Middleton, owner of Middleton Brewing, zoning was more important than being seen, because he was confident that he would be found.
Date: 09/30/2013 | Business
MUKILTEO -- Production Plating of Mukilteo has been fined $11,000 for unsafely storing hazardous material and repeatedly failing to submit timely information about its industrial wastewater, according to the Washington state Department of Ecology.State workers observed at...
Date: 09/17/2013 | Business
EVERETT -- Judd & Black, Snohomish County's largest independent appliance dealer, will expand northward with the Oct. 1 acquisition of one of Bellingham's oldest family-owned appliance stores.
Date: 09/10/2013 | Bizblog
EVERETT -- Dwayne Lane's Family of Auto Centers has acquired North Cascade Ford in Sedro-Woolley, which extends the dealership's footprint outside of Snohomish County for the first time.The Lane family dealership group also...
Date: 09/05/2013 | Bizblog
EVERETT -- The Washington State Auto Dealers Association has named Wallace S. "Buzz" Rodland its president for 2013-14.Rodland, owner of Rodland Toyota-Scion in Everett, previously served on the WSADA Board of Directors and Executive Committee.
Date: 08/26/2013 | Business
Vodka company tells Everett's Absolut Hair to rebrand or else
Date: 08/22/2013 | Local News
BELLEVUE -- Washington is a "strategic state" for Airbus as it works to boost the amount of business it does with U.S. suppliers to $20 billion by 2020, a $7 billion increase over the next seven years.The state's aerospace suppliers "can help in fulfilling this goal for us,"...
Date: 07/18/2013 | Business
NEW YORK -- Sprint has completed its acquisition of wireless network operator Clearwire Corp.
Date: 07/09/2013 | Business
Washington's aerospace industry and its boosters won some and lost some during this year's lengthy legislative session in Olympia.There were victories in workforce training and education and certain tax exemptions that benefit maintenance, repair and overhaul companies like...
Date: 07/07/2013 | Business
BOTHELL -- The chief executive officer of Brooks Sports is moving forward in a global competition that recognizes entrepreneurs.
Date: 06/24/2013 | Business
You could last a while in this capsule, Mukilteo engineers say
Date: 06/24/2013 | Business
EVERETT -- Aviation Technical Services, a Paine Field-based maintenance, repair and overhaul company, announced Friday that its executives and other investors have bought ATS from a Sydney, Australia,...
Date: 06/21/2013 | Business
One of the region's best-known aerospace groups has a new face to represent it at the Paris Air Show later this month.A longstanding presence in Washington, the Pacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance named Melanie Jordan as the organization's...
Date: 06/10/2013 | Business
Snohomish distillery uses ingredients from close to home
Date: 05/15/2013 | Life
STANWOOD -- When you think of electrical panel and control systems manufacturing, you probably wouldn't put Stanwood very high on a list of likely contenders. But the city is home to Washington's largest such business, Process Solutions.Why Stanwood? It doesn't...
Date: 05/13/2013 | Business
It suddenly seems craft distillers are everywhere. If you enjoy a finely crafted alcoholic drink, you can find pretty much anything in Snohomish County. There's beer and wine, of course, and you can also find vodka, whiskey, gin, liqueurs and more.A new organization, the...
Date: 05/07/2013 | Business
With move to new shop, the Herald's old presses go silent
Date: 04/29/2013 | Business
SEATTLE -- The feds are going after former leaders of a failed community bank in a case that's noteworthy for the alleged hubris of the defendants.The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., which oversees banks on behalf of consumers and insures...
Date: 04/24/2013 | Business
EDMONDS -- Robin Hood Lanes, where countless strikes, spares and gutter balls have been rolled since 1960, is about to close.
Date: 04/21/2013 | Local News
EVERETT -- Sound Publishing vice president Josh O'Connor has been named The Daily Herald's new publisher, starting May 1."I enjoy the challenging dynamics of building successful community publications," said O'Connor, who lives in Issaquah. "I am committed to delivering...
Date: 04/17/2013 | Local News
LYNNWOOD -- Zumiez Inc., the Lynnwood-based specialty retailer of action sports apparel, announced Wednesday that total net sales for the five-week period ended April 6 increased 19.7 precent to $61.0 million, compared to $50.9 million for the five-week period ended March 31. The company's...
Date: 04/10/2013 | Business
EVERETT -- Let Me Paint It Inc., a Bothell company operated by Timothy S. Strash and Tracy L. Kemp-Strash, pleaded guilty Tuesday in Snohomish County Superior Court to theft of $23,000 in sales tax between 2004 and 2010 and admitted covering up the theft by filing fraudulent tax returns.
Date: 03/19/2013 | Business
In Granite Falls, if there's a bake sale, a car wash, or just a friendly chat with a neighbor, chances are good it's at the grocery store.There is only one in town, Granite Falls Market Fresh IGA.
Date: 03/06/2013 | Local News
The economic recession hit home for Ganine Agnew in 2008 when she was "downsized" from her job at a Kansas aviation company.
Date: 02/20/2013 | Local News
EVERETT -- The Everett Daily Herald is being sold to Canada's Black Press, which operates as Sound Publishing Inc. in Washington.
Date: 02/06/2013 | Local News
Editor's note: This article implies that Ken Hopen was the founder of Glas-Ply boats. Hopen became a partner in the venture and eventually owned the company outright, but the actual founder was Ken Smith. For more on the company's history, read
Date: 01/21/2013 | Business
Tribe's $5 million investment helping Arlington company
Date: 01/10/2013 | Business
GRANITE FALLS -- Aerospace is a key industry in Washington state, one that is still growing, and Snohomish County is home to many leading aerospace related firms.
Date: 01/07/2013 | Business