Herald Business Journal

Snohomish County manufacturers sew 27,000 masks for nurses

Two Mukilteo businesses, and others around the county, have shifted their focus to fight COVID-19.

 

Trump stops deal for Bothell’s Ventec to produce ventilators

The project would have had the company producing more than 1,000 ventilators a month.

 

Comments welcome on the proposed Lake Stevens Costco

The company’s permit to fill wetlands is under review. Public comment is open until April 12.

 

Inslee signs law allowing sharing of sales tax with tribes

It also helps end a legal fight over taxes involving the county, the state and the Tulalip Tribes.

Inslee signs the law repealing a Boeing tax break

The move, which the aerospace giant sought, aims to resolve an international trade dispute.

Paine Field passenger volume plummets; flight changes likely

Despite a 68% drop, the passenger terminal’s owner expects to weather the coronavirus crisis.

As Boeing shuts down, an employee’s family is left to grieve

To his family, Elton Washington is much more than a statistic in the growing COVID-19 pandemic.

Not everything is closed as businesses evolve to stay alive

Places are offering curbside pick-up and online orders and are banding together to draw wary customers.

Boeing plants here to close; infected Everett worker dies

To the relief of anxious employees, the company said it will shut down factory operations for two weeks.

Lawmakers: Protecting jobs is priority in any Boeing bailout

“The money has to be used for the continued operation of the company,” said Rep. Rick Larsen.

Two more Chick-Fil-A restaurants coming to Snohomish County

Chains of the popular chicken franchise are set to open in Marysville and Lynnwood.

Nikki Haley resigns from Boeing board over airlines bailout

The Trump administration has said it would back Boeing, which is also a top U.S. defense contractor.

Treasury proposal: Deliver $500B to Americans starting April

Amounts would depend on income and family size. The first checks would be issued starting April 6.

Boeing tumbles 17% after seeking $60B for aerospace bailout

The planemaker is racing to shore up cash needed to weather the coronavirus pandemic.

Trump: US, Canada to close border to nonessential travel

The president made the announcement on Twitter, saying the decision would not affect the flow of trade.

Boeing might have to cut production — and shed Everett workers

With airline schedules slashed, the company faces a challenge comparable to the aftermath of 9/11.

Frontier Communications will become Ziply Fiber by May

The new owner of Frontier’s Northwest holdings promises there will be no disruption in service.

Companywide, Boeing reports 11 confirmed cases of COVID-19

Boeing will equip more employees to work remotely, but for now factory workers will stay on the line.

Inslee to order all bars and restaurants to close Tuesday

The governor said the ban won’t apply to grocery stores or pharmacies. And takeout food is OK.