Herald Business Journal

Alaska Airlines to require passengers to wear masks

The airline is also blocking middle seats on large planes and aisle seats on small ones through May.

Ziply Fiber takes over Frontier’s Northwest broadband service

The new company’s CEO has at least one tough customer — his wife, who teaches fourth graders online.

Everett misses out again: Lesser airports got a $17M bonus

Due to puzzling technicalities, busy Paine Field has had little luck with the federal bailout.

Boeing gets $50 billion in bond orders to boost crisis cash

The airplane manufacturer is burning through the most money it ever has with travel at a standstill.

Tyson meat plant near Tri-Cities to remain closed longer

Out of 1,400 workers, 130 have tested positive for COVID-19 and one person has died.

Boeing to cut local workforce by up to 15% after huge loss

The company will reduce production of 787s and 777s and very slowly resume work on the 737 Max.

Pandemic brings fortunes to Amazon — and headaches, too

The lifeline to many shoppers grapples with delivery delays and workers worried about contagion.

  • Apr 29, 2020

Tribal casino will go smoke-free in response to pandemic

When Angel of the Winds Casino Resort near Arlington reopens, it will be entirely non-smoking.

Amid falling revenue, Sound Publishing lays off 70 workers

The company shed 20% of its workforce. Here at The Daily Herald, a dozen people lost their jobs.

The Daily Herald: Who we are, what we do, how you can help

The Daily Herald and HeraldNet.com are determined to serve the community for another century.

  • Apr 28, 2020

Boeing directors elected despite concerns by advisory firms

Two proxy advisers warned shareholders to support CEO David Calhoun “with caution.”

Airbus CEO warns workers it’s bleeding cash and needs cuts

Both Airbus and Boeing are preparing for job cuts as they gauge the depth of the downturn.

Boeing terminates $4.2 billion deal with Embraer

Boeing cited an inability to agree on final terms. Embraer accused Boeing of bad faith in the negotiations

Governor gives construction a green light — with constraints

Mayors, meanwhile, urged him to be transparent about plans to gradually resume commerce and reopen society.

Boeing: Newly confirmed virus in Everett workforce is no risk

The 2 employees stayed home after falling ill in mid-March. Their test results just came through.

Sea-Tac Airport will lose $251 million in 2020 amid pandemic

The losses are mainly from retail and dining rents, parking, car rentals and ground transportation.

State: More than $1.4 billion in unemployment benefits paid

Officials say they are preparing for up to 1 million claims to filed by Sunday.

Air Force: Boeing can fix flawed $44 billion KC-46 tanker

It had been discovered that shadows or the glare of the sun sometimes can hamper the 3D cameras’ view.

Wary Boeing workers return to the assembly lines in Everett

Promising vigorous cleaning and social distancing, the company has opened facilities throughout the state.