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Unemployment system overwhelmed by users and new claims

Unemployment system overwhelmed by users and new claims

The state Employment Security Department couldn’t process all the new information, leaving users frustrated.

Unemployment system overwhelmed by users and new claims
Boeing 737 Max moves another step closer to returning

Boeing 737 Max moves another step closer to returning

Test flights were performed from Vancouver to get around coronavirus-related U.S. travel curbs.

Boeing 737 Max moves another step closer to returning
What slowdown? Amazon seeks to hire 33,000 people

What slowdown? Amazon seeks to hire 33,000 people

It’s the largest number of job openings Amazon has had at one time.

  • Sep 9, 2020
What slowdown? Amazon seeks to hire 33,000 people
Boeing finds new problem with 787 that will delay deliveries

Boeing finds new problem with 787 that will delay deliveries

The company also released data showing the tally of lost 737 Max orders this year is now approaching 1,000.

Boeing finds new problem with 787 that will delay deliveries

You may qualify for an extra $1,500 in unemployment back pay

A federal program will give some of the state’s unemployed a $300 weekly bump for the past five weeks.

Economic fallout from COVID-19 may delay Everett light rail

Economic fallout from COVID-19 may delay Everett light rail

Sound Transit, facing reduced revenues, could revise the timeline for some transportation projects.

Economic fallout from COVID-19 may delay Everett light rail
Amazon expanding to 25,000 workers in Bellevue

Amazon expanding to 25,000 workers in Bellevue

The Seattle-based tech giant announced Friday that it would be expanding its workforce in the city.

  • Sep 4, 2020
Amazon expanding to 25,000 workers in Bellevue

Snohomish County offers pandemic relief to local nonprofits

The program uses federal CARES Act money to help nonprofits affected by the COVID-19 outbreak.

5 transportation projects to help get business moving again
5 transportation projects to help get business moving again
To survive, century-old boat builder needs college football

To survive, century-old boat builder needs college football

Football money powers college rowing programs, which keep Pocock Racing Shells in Everett afloat.

To survive, century-old boat builder needs college football

Everett offers more pandemic relief grants to businesses

A second round of COVID-19 funding offers small business in the city grants of up to $20,000.

EvCC again buying on Broadway with Everett Eagles purchase

EvCC again buying on Broadway with Everett Eagles purchase

The college will pay $2.1 million for property that has been a home of the fraternal order since 2005.

EvCC again buying on Broadway with Everett Eagles purchase
The pandemic’s roots: UW Bothell team models the coronavirus

The pandemic’s roots: UW Bothell team models the coronavirus

A team of computational scientists has developed web-based software that maps the virus’ protein spikes.

The pandemic’s roots: UW Bothell team models the coronavirus
Cancelled by COVID: Life without the Evergreen State Fair

Cancelled by COVID: Life without the Evergreen State Fair

How losing the county’s largest event affects vendors, students, businesses and local governments.

Cancelled by COVID: Life without the Evergreen State Fair
Boeing, Costco commit millions to social justice programs

Boeing, Costco commit millions to social justice programs

Combined the companies are set to invest over $35 million to iniatives in a pair of big-dollar moves.

  • Aug 29, 2020
Boeing, Costco commit millions to social justice programs
Manufacturing defect leads Boeing to ground eight 787s

Manufacturing defect leads Boeing to ground eight 787s

The company said it notified the FAA and is trying to determine the cause of the problem.

Manufacturing defect leads Boeing to ground eight 787s
Company related to Bezos’ space venture lands in Arlington

Company related to Bezos’ space venture lands in Arlington

Casting Operations, which is affiliated with Blue Origin of Kent, is building on six acres near the airport.

Company related to Bezos’ space venture lands in Arlington
Boeing Max breakthrough has key Europe tests set for Canada

Boeing Max breakthrough has key Europe tests set for Canada

The move gets around health-related U.S. travel restrictions.

Boeing Max breakthrough has key Europe tests set for Canada
Twins Leslie Davis, left, and Lyndsay Lamb stage a house in Everett as seen on “Unsellable Houses” on HGTV. (HGTV photo)

Twin-sister stars of ‘Unsellable Houses’ get a second season

The hot HGTV show, in which dated Snohomish County homes get revamped, will expand to an hour.

Twins Leslie Davis, left, and Lyndsay Lamb stage a house in Everett as seen on “Unsellable Houses” on HGTV. (HGTV photo)
Alaska Airlines anticipates more flights from Paine Field

Alaska Airlines anticipates more flights from Paine Field

In the weeks since service resumed, passenger volume shows promise, an airline executive says.

Alaska Airlines anticipates more flights from Paine Field