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Dams are the Northwest’s flood busters | Don Brunell

Dams are the Northwest’s flood busters | Don Brunell

Removing dams is a pricey project, and would likely encourage flooding in Washington.

Dams are the Northwest’s flood busters | Don Brunell
Student loan assistance is an attractive employer benefit | Don Brunell

Student loan assistance is an attractive employer benefit | Don Brunell

A study shows 9 of 10 workers are distracted by their financial worries, especially school loans.

  • Jan 13, 2020
Student loan assistance is an attractive employer benefit | Don Brunell
Local midwife offers alternative birth options

Local midwife offers alternative birth options

Many studies show home births are not that much more dangerous than hospital births — and Washington is one of the best states to use a midwife.

Local midwife offers alternative birth options
Sulfur standards aim to curtail maritime fuel oil | Don Brunell

Sulfur standards aim to curtail maritime fuel oil | Don Brunell

Sulfur fuels help create acid rain, which has numerous negative effects on the environment.

Sulfur standards aim to curtail maritime fuel oil | Don Brunell
Boeing faces strong head winds | Don Brunell

Boeing faces strong head winds | Don Brunell

Airbus saw a 28 percent in deliveries last year, while Boeing’s fell 37 percent.

  • Dec 30, 2019
Boeing faces strong head winds | Don Brunell
Caring for small businesses makes ours ‘A Wonderful Life’

Caring for small businesses makes ours ‘A Wonderful Life’

Here are some great local examples of George Bailey’s Savings and Loan.

Caring for small businesses makes ours ‘A Wonderful Life’
Boeing Renton plant to halt 737 Max production

Boeing Renton plant to halt 737 Max production

Suspension expected to begin in January

Boeing Renton plant to halt 737 Max production
Bridges shouldn’t have to sink to be replaced | Don Brunell

Bridges shouldn’t have to sink to be replaced | Don Brunell

I-5 needs to be replaced long before it’s necessary to do so.

Bridges shouldn’t have to sink to be replaced | Don Brunell
Hydrogen fuel cells gaining momentum | Don Brunell

Hydrogen fuel cells gaining momentum | Don Brunell

But we’ve still got a long way to go before replacing fossil fuel-powered vehicles.

Hydrogen fuel cells gaining momentum | Don Brunell
Business alliance serves women of African diaspora in South King County

Business alliance serves women of African diaspora in South King County

Nourah Yonous launched the African Women Business Alliance in 2017 to find ways to lift women up.

Business alliance serves women of African diaspora in South King County
Retail-tainment may save dying malls | Don Brunell

Retail-tainment may save dying malls | Don Brunell

Brick-and-mortar shops are suffering; new interactive experiences could save them.

Retail-tainment may save dying malls | Don Brunell
Enumclaw Recyclers throws holiday recycling party

Enumclaw Recyclers throws holiday recycling party

Enumclaw Recyclers is getting into the holiday spirit with its first-ever Not Trash Bash. The free event, which is Dec. 7 from 9 to 6,… Continue reading

Enumclaw Recyclers throws holiday recycling party
Americans are blessed in so many ways | Don Brunell

Americans are blessed in so many ways | Don Brunell

Let’s look at some historical examples of those less fortunate.

Americans are blessed in so many ways | Don Brunell
Boeing’s resiliency is being tested | Don Brunell

Boeing’s resiliency is being tested | Don Brunell

What started as a continuation of a most successful 2018 for Boeing has turned into prolonged migraine.

Boeing’s resiliency is being tested | Don Brunell
Athletic training featured at new Black Diamond business

Athletic training featured at new Black Diamond business

In addition to fitness classes, staff have speed and agility instruction for baseball.

Athletic training featured at new Black Diamond business
County recognizes Gamblin Motors

County recognizes Gamblin Motors

Oct. 29, 2019 was officially proclaimed Gamblin Motors Day in King County.

County recognizes Gamblin Motors
Enumclaw losing an (almost) necessity

Enumclaw losing an (almost) necessity

After 25 years, Almost Necessities is closing shop.

Enumclaw losing an (almost) necessity
The Greatest Generation is quickly slipping into history | Don Brunell

The Greatest Generation is quickly slipping into history | Don Brunell

An estimated 389,000 of the 16 million Americans who served in World War II are alive.

The Greatest Generation is quickly slipping into history | Don Brunell
A King County judge found the company misled customers into thinking it was a charity. Photo courtesy of the state Attorney General’s office

Judge rules Value Village deceived customers

The King County judge found the company misled customers into thinking it was a charity.

  • Nov 8, 2019
A King County judge found the company misled customers into thinking it was a charity. Photo courtesy of the state Attorney General’s office
There’s more to be done than impeachment | Don Brunell

There’s more to be done than impeachment | Don Brunell

Congress can’t just focus on a single issue.

There’s more to be done than impeachment | Don Brunell