Business

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.

Mitsubishi launching into regional jet space | Don Brunell

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

Unique offerings at Magickal Earth

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

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.

Time to talk about our national debt | Don Brunell

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

Tacoma LNG project needs to happen | Don Brunell

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

Labor Day epilogue: partnering for success | Don Brunell

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

Drones planting trees in burned wildlands | Don Brunell

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

50 years of Gamblin Motors

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

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

Cascadia Pizza back in business

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

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

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.

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

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.

No green cheese, drill sergeant | Don Brunell

What is the wisdom in space exploration?

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.

Restoring affordable college education vital to America | Don Brunell

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

  • Jul 1, 2019

The rare earth metal dilemma | Don Brunell

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

Family-owned businesses are the backbone of America | Don Brunell

Family businesses account for 50 percent of our country’s GDP.