Don C. Brunell

Don Brunell

Boeing’s good news | Brunell

Boeing’s revamped 737MAX to ready to return to service.

 

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Coronavirus spurring air cargo growth | Brunell

Air cargo sector has retained 92 percent of its business during the pandemic.

 

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Diversity in America’s military | Don Brunell

A history of integration on America’s military.

 

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President uses rare order to break China’s hammerlock on critical metals | Brunell

The only American rare earth mine is located in California, but it has to be processed in Canada.

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Coronavirus stimulates RV sales and rentals | Don Brunell

Recreational vehicles rentals have increased 650 percent this year.

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Coronavirus compounding recycling calamity | Don Brunell

Coronavirus compounding recycling calamity | Don Brunell

Daily medical waste is now totaling 240 metric tons.

Coronavirus compounding recycling calamity | Don Brunell
How businesses and drones help restore scorched forestlands | Don Brunell

How businesses and drones help restore scorched forestlands | Don Brunell

Drones can help plant trees 150 times faster than an experienced (human) tree planter.

How businesses and drones help restore scorched forestlands | Don Brunell
Time to revisit forest management | Don Brunell

Time to revisit forest management | Don Brunell

While COVID-19 has the country metaphorically on fire, America’s forests are actually burning.

Time to revisit forest management | Don Brunell
Colder weather could chill restaurant recovery | Don Brunell

Colder weather could chill restaurant recovery | Don Brunell

Summer helped restaurants — will winter kill them?

Colder weather could chill restaurant recovery | Don Brunell
New nuclear power needs solution inclusion | Don Brunell

New nuclear power needs solution inclusion | Don Brunell

Even Washingtonians need nuclear power, and the state gets 70 percent of their electricity from hydropower.

New nuclear power needs solution inclusion | Don Brunell
The Green New Deal is incomplete | Don Brunell

The Green New Deal is incomplete | Don Brunell

Democrats need to focus on more than just CO2.

The Green New Deal is incomplete | Don Brunell
Good news that would make ‘Scoop’ Jackson happy | Don Brunell

Good news that would make ‘Scoop’ Jackson happy | Don Brunell

Washington’s national parks will be getting money for some much-needed maintenance.

Good news that would make ‘Scoop’ Jackson happy | Don Brunell
Alaska Airlines positions for coronavirus comeback | Don Brunell

Alaska Airlines positions for coronavirus comeback | Don Brunell

Despite the long odds, the airline continues to grow.

Alaska Airlines positions for coronavirus comeback | Don Brunell
‘Lights out’ in Seattle in 2022 | Don Brunell

‘Lights out’ in Seattle in 2022 | Don Brunell

Seattle’s tax increases on businesses may make the one-proud city a ghost town.

‘Lights out’ in Seattle in 2022 | Don Brunell
Like Poland, America needs change | Brunell

Like Poland, America needs change | Brunell

Rioting, burning and looting don’t get us anywhere.

Like Poland, America needs change | Brunell
Washington needs to change to stay on top | Don Brunell

Washington needs to change to stay on top | Don Brunell

In June, Washington had the best state economy in the country. COVID-19 wrecked that achievement.

Washington needs to change to stay on top | Don Brunell
China’s push for high-tech dominance

China’s push for high-tech dominance

The country’s control of rare earth metals will give it a key advantage in this fight.

China’s push for high-tech dominance
A brighter future for papermakers | Brunell

A brighter future for papermakers | Brunell

COVID-19 had a surprising effect on locally-manufactured paper products.

A brighter future for papermakers | Brunell
Coronavirus, work must coexist | Don Brunell

Coronavirus, work must coexist | Don Brunell

A cure isn’t available, but we can’t stay shut down.

Coronavirus, work must coexist | Don Brunell
Unemployment payments provide necessary cushions for jobless Americans | Don Brunell

Unemployment payments provide necessary cushions for jobless Americans | Don Brunell

The numbers you read on the news are likely lower than the true impact.

Unemployment payments provide necessary cushions for jobless Americans | Don Brunell