Jim Davis

Premera pledges $250M of tax cut to health coverage, charity

Cocoon House is among the beneficiaries, receiving $1.6 million from the non-profit health insurer.

Port of Everett’s Riverside Business Park finally takes shape

Two major projects are being built at the site along the Snohomish River and should open this year.

Port awards $25 million contract to modernize Everett wharf

The bids came in lower than the engineer’s estimate, acting Port CEO says.

Nominate a local business leader for one of three awards

They will be presented at Economic Alliance Snohomish County’s annual meeting this spring.

A surprising reason Magic Toyota is expanding in Edmonds

The general manager believes that light rail will bring more people who still love their cars.

Master Builders taps Weyerhaeuser VP as executive director

Kathleen (Kat) Sims becomes the first woman to lead Master Builders in its 109-year history.

Inventor built a wall — to keep mice out of his sports car

Tom Sharp of Granite Falls plans to patent his idea and solicit backers on Kickstarter.

Über easy: Premera exec thinks insurance industry needs to change

Premera strategist was inspired by a ride and how he wants to ‘remove the friction’ from your insurance.

Aerospace supplier MTorres is taking off in Everett

Spanish company has received nearly $40 million in new projects since opening near Boeing in Everett.

Developer proposes an 18-story building in Lynnwood

It would be the second-tallest in the county and include apartments with retail space.

Air passenger traffic growing faster than airplane capacity

“Our customers are in a good place,” a Boeing marketing executive says of the airlines.

Aerospace analyst explains how he’ll help state’s Boeing bid

Richard Aboulafia will deliver a report on Washington’s strengths and weaknesses in landing the 797.

New Everett mayor speaks out about business in city, region

Q&A: Cassie Franklin on what can be done to get Boeing to build the 797 here and attract new industries.

Everett’s Fluke Corp. receives Industry Excellence Award from EvCC

Company praised for support for the college and its students that dates back to 1980.

New director must chart the future of the Future of Flight

The popular Paine Field attraction faces uncertainty as the county seeks a new operator.

‘This isn’t your mom-and-pop bowling alley anymore’

The former Brunswick Majestic Lanes got a $2.4 million facelift. It’s now Bowlero Lynnwood.

County population expected to surpass 800,000 this year

The estimate last year was 789,400. Snohomish County is now bigger than four states and D.C.

Bothell’s Seattle Genetics to acquire Cascadian Therapeutics for $614M

Deal would be merger between two Puget Sound area biotech companies developing cancer treatments.

Bankrupt Geek Chic owed $7.5M; auction raises a fraction

The Everett maker of “heirloom furniture” for gamers ceased operations abruptly last year.

Hiring manager to job candidate: ‘If you no speak English …’

“… I will send you home.” He was fired by an Everett company for emailing that to a Vietnamese immigrant.