Business

Buckley Columbia Bank branch to close Nov. 15

Buckley Columbia Bank branch to close Nov. 15

Residents will soon have to travel to Enumclaw of Bonney Lake for banking services.

Buckley Columbia Bank branch to close Nov. 15
Business needs to tell its side of the story | Don Brunell

Business needs to tell its side of the story | Don Brunell

It’s time to define what business is. Hint: it’s not all about making money.

Business needs to tell its side of the story | Don Brunell
Mitsubishi launching into regional jet space | Don Brunell

Mitsubishi launching into regional jet space | Don Brunell

It’s the first airliner to be built in Japan in more than half a century.

Mitsubishi launching into regional jet space | Don Brunell
Unique offerings at Magickal Earth

Unique offerings at Magickal Earth

The new shop has everything from crystals and minerals to tarot decks and handmade jewelry.

Unique offerings at Magickal Earth
Cocktail farm looks to open Wilkeson bar and shop

Cocktail farm looks to open Wilkeson bar and shop

Venise Cunningham and Belinda Kelly are the Simple Goodness Sisters, looking to bring you unique cocktails from local gardens to your glass.

Cocktail farm looks to open Wilkeson bar and shop
Time to talk about our national debt | Don Brunell

Time to talk about our national debt | Don Brunell

Our nation could owe more than $24 billion by 2020 — can we sustain that?

Time to talk about our national debt | Don Brunell
Tacoma LNG project needs to happen | Don Brunell

Tacoma LNG project needs to happen | Don Brunell

Natural gas, in its liquid state, doesn’t release many greenhouse gases.

Tacoma LNG project needs to happen | Don Brunell
Labor Day epilogue: partnering for success | Don Brunell

Labor Day epilogue: partnering for success | Don Brunell

Employers and unions need to come together in order to be successful.

Labor Day epilogue: partnering for success | Don Brunell
Drones planting trees in burned wildlands | Don Brunell

Drones planting trees in burned wildlands | Don Brunell

Drones helped save Notre Dame; can they help us fight fires in the U.S.?

Drones planting trees in burned wildlands | Don Brunell
50 years of Gamblin Motors

50 years of Gamblin Motors

Art Gamblin moved to Enumclaw in 1965 — his family has made it their home ever since.

50 years of Gamblin Motors
New law aims to protect employees, job applicants

New law aims to protect employees, job applicants

It’s now illegal for potential employers to ask you how much you made in your previous job.

  • Aug 14, 2019
New law aims to protect employees, job applicants
Cascadia Pizza back in business

Cascadia Pizza back in business

The brick and mortar shop had to close in June due to heavy smoke damage from a rag fire.

Cascadia Pizza back in business
Battery-operated locomotives on their way | Don Brunell

Battery-operated locomotives on their way | Don Brunell

Freight railroads have emitted less carbon dioxide since 2000, but a battery-powered train could make those gains even better.

  • Aug 13, 2019
Battery-operated locomotives on their way | Don Brunell
We shouldn’t follow Sweden’s green haste | Don Brunell

We shouldn’t follow Sweden’s green haste | Don Brunell

In their quest to immediately end carbon-emitting fuels, Swedish lawmakers passed a three-fold tax increase on those fuels.

We shouldn’t follow Sweden’s green haste | Don Brunell
Alternative to flaring natural gas | Don Brunell

Alternative to flaring natural gas | Don Brunell

Flaring happens primarily when there is insufficient pipeline capacity to carry natural gas from wellheads to natural gas markets.

  • Jul 29, 2019
Alternative to flaring natural gas | Don Brunell
America’s renewed interest in the moon | Don Brunell

America’s renewed interest in the moon | Don Brunell

There’s a new space race — and this time, it’s not just governments who are competing.

America’s renewed interest in the moon | Don Brunell
No green cheese, drill sergeant | Don Brunell

No green cheese, drill sergeant | Don Brunell

What is the wisdom in space exploration?

No green cheese, drill sergeant | Don Brunell
Wapiti Woolies legacy continues with new owners

Wapiti Woolies legacy continues with new owners

John and Karlyn Clark just bought the Greenwater business in June. But don’t worry — the huckleberry ice cream isn’t going anywhere.

Wapiti Woolies legacy continues with new owners
Restoring affordable college education vital to America | Don Brunell

Restoring affordable college education vital to America | Don Brunell

In 2018, 70 percent of students had to take out loans.

  • Jul 1, 2019
Restoring affordable college education vital to America | Don Brunell
The rare earth metal dilemma | Don Brunell

The rare earth metal dilemma | Don Brunell

These 17 elements are critical for many products, from smart phones to major weapon systems.

The rare earth metal dilemma | Don Brunell