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Snohomish County Tourism Bureau director to depart Aug. 2

Amy Spain, who has led the marketing agency since 2005, is leaving the county Tourism Bureau.

 

40-foot long maple bar invades Mill Creek and is devoured

Mill Creek bakery celebrated 10 years in business with a super-size bacon maple bar cake.

 

Premera Blue Cross agrees to $10M data-breach settlement

Information about 10 million customers of the Mountlake Terrace company was vulnerable during an intrusion.

 

Planned Paine Field hotels to offer park-and-fly perks

An Everett developer plans to build two Marriott hotels near the new passenger terminal.

Snohomish County tourists: Who they are, what they do here

A study shows out-of-state visitors were just 5% of the county’s visitors during this year’s offseason.

New waterfront hotel with a saltwater pool opens next month

With a restaurant, bar and spacious meeting rooms, Hotel Indigo is expected to attract events.

Snohomish County is a vacation hotspot — for Seattleites

They are seeking relative peace and quiet, and that’s boosting the county’s third-biggest industry.

Where’s the next Sea-Tac? Aviation here is expected to soar

A new study predicts demand for airline service in the Puget Sound region will double by 2050.

Is your fish stick more bread than fish? Inspectors can tell

NSF International, an industry group that checks for fish fraud, has relocated to Everett from Seattle.

Cafes are opening at Everett airport passenger terminal

Beecher’s Handmade Cheese Cafe opened at Paine Field on Friday. Cafe Vita opens on Monday.

You are here: Seattle NorthCountry

The Snohomish County Tourism Bureau hopes the new brand will lure visitors.

Construction of Marysville manufacturing building under way

A Kirkland developer has broken ground to build 247,000 square feet for industry or distribution.

Biggest state delegation ever is in Paris for air show

More than 80 from Washington are attending. State and local public officials say it’s worth the expense.

First of two big, new cranes is unloaded at Port of Everett

They are bigger than the existing duo nearby and can accommodate wider ships and heavier cargo.

Two big cranes took the slow boat from California to Everett

The new additions to the waterfront will be installed later this year at the refurbished South Terminal.

Annual disclosure: Tax breaks saved Boeing $230M in 2018

The company again took advantage of tax reductions enacted by the Legislature for aerospace companies.

Cargo cranes were a bargain at $1 — but then there’s shipping

Two 200-foot-high cranes on a barge are expected to dock at the Port of Everett next week.

An Everett company helps keep the birds at bay

BirdBuffer makes a harmless spray device to keep birds away from food, airports and shopping malls.

A new-wave broadband firm dials up Frontier Communications

General Telephone, GTE, then Verizon and Frontier — what’s next for our legacy phone company?

This Arlington company was hired to ‘cool’ the Patriots’ jets

Commercial Aircraft Interiors has been making airplane cabins look brand new since 2003.