Herald Business Journal

Stealth bomber to replace B-1s and B-2s; B-52s keep flying

There have been several discussions about replacing the B-52’s engines to decrease maintenance costs.

Venerable B-52 might outlive snazzier, younger bombers

It is expected to remain part of the combat force until mid-century.

Snohomish County tax liens

Snohomish County tax liens Tax liens are gathered from online public records filed with the Snohomish County Auditor’s Office. These federal and state liens were… Continue reading

Why there’s so much work in teamwork

Here are three options for dealing with an underperforming team member; only one will cause you problems.

Beleaguered gun maker Remington points to bankruptcy court

An agreement with lenders will reduce its debt by about $700 million and add $145 million in new capital.

  • Feb 12, 2018

Ford, Mazda add pickups to air bag danger list

Ford and Mazda are adding more than 35,000 pickup trucks in North America to a list of… Continue reading

  • Feb 12, 2018

Amazon is laying off hundreds of workers in Seattle

The layoffs are part of a strategy to trim its retail business in favor of rapidly-growing areas,

  • Feb 12, 2018

Critics worry housing plan will wreck Seattle’s character

The city added nearly 75,000 jobs between 2012 and 2016, and 87,000 people in the past five years.

  • Feb 12, 2018

WestJet sees slow-selling Boeing 737 Max 7 as key to savings

The Canadian airline next year will become the second carrier to operate the smallest 737 model.

Will Everett service affect Bellingham’s once-busier airport?

Officials there expect little impact, but they’re offering incentives to lure another carrier.

Girl Scouts change business philosophy this cookie season

The organization is encouraging its members to take advantage of technology.

  • Feb 9, 2018

Shipping shakeup? Amazon may deliver its own packages

Shares of delivery giants UPS and FedEx slipped Friday, but so did Amazon’s stock.

  • Feb 9, 2018

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.

Critiques of capitalism help us understand today’s politics

Despite any residual moral reservations, the free market system expanded rapidly throughout the 19th century.

Frank McCord, former head of Everett’s Cascade Bank and CEO of Cascade Financial Corp., died Saturday, at age 87. (Family Photo)

‘Generous, kind, creative’: Banker Frank McCord dies at 87

His 32 years of civic contributions and community involvement in Everett actually were a second act.

Frank McCord, former head of Everett’s Cascade Bank and CEO of Cascade Financial Corp., died Saturday, at age 87. (Family Photo)

US stocks swing back to gains, Dow up 330 on turbulent day

Even with the rebound, this was the worst week for the market in about two years.

  • Feb 9, 2018

Supreme Court to decide Microsoft data privacy case

Where does data in “the cloud” actually reside and what sovereign entity should have control?

  • Feb 9, 2018

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.

Kale to go: Amazon to roll out delivery at Whole Foods

Amazon will offer the two-hour delivery service for Prime members.

  • Feb 8, 2018

Dow dives more than 1,000; Fed tries to calm investors

The Dow is down 10% from the record high it hit in January — the level considered a market correction.

  • Feb 8, 2018