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Pyramid Analytics announces Microsoft collaboration

  • Jul 22, 2015 at 5:50PM

Bellevue-based Business Intelligence company Pyramid Analytics announced a collaboration with Microsoft on Thursday, July 23 that will bring the growing business’s platform to a multitude of new users.

Federal Way biometric company to shut down; 95 employees affected

  • Feb 11, 2015 at 4:47PM

Biometric company MorphoTrak is transferring operations from its Federal Way facility to their other West Coast location in Anaheim, California.

Ready for anything: Former Snoqualmie mayor Fuzzy Fletcher goes into the disaster preparedness business

  • Jul 31, 2014 at 1:50PM

Randy “Fuzzy” Fletcher is not out to scare you. He just wants to make you think, and better yet, make a plan. Fletcher, the former mayor of Snoqualmie, and his wife, Rebecca Bastian, recently went into business as Fletcher Consulting, offering disaster preparedness for businesses and families. They have operated the business since October out of their Maple Avenue home in Snoqualmie, offering everything from five-day kits to generator installation to plans for keeping a company up and running in a disaster.

Chamber executive director resigns

  • Jul 30, 2014 at 8:13AM

Christine Daniel resigned her position as executive director of the Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce.

Confirmed: Target scraps Wilburton store plans

  • Jul 8, 2014 at 10:06AM

Target Corporation has confirmed it is scrapping plans to construct a new store at the corner of Northeast Fourth and 116th Avenue Northeast after months of litigation with the city in order to expedite construction and amend the city's land use code.

Deadline today for chamber forum

  • Apr 14, 2014 at 11:37AM

Guest speaker to talk about county's mentoring program

Boeing and South Africa's Comair Limited Announce Order for Eight 737 MAXs

  • Mar 19, 2014 at 9:28AM

First African airline operator to announce order for the 737 MAX

Open up and say ah! Eight things you didn’t know about the new home of North Bend’s Garwood Dental

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 10:15AM

North Bend dentist Kelly Garwood’s new digs in downtown North Bend are full of surprises, some of which she may show you at her open house, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 20. Garwood moved last December into her new location, the former home of North Bend Montessori school. An extensive remodel, a new home in the heart of North Bend, and some smart additions have made for positive changes for Garwood, her team and her patients.

Boeing, GECAS Announce Order for 737 MAXs and Next-Generation 737s

  • Jan 20, 2014 at 2:55PM

The order, valued at $3.9 billion at list prices, consists of 20 737 MAX 8s and 20 Next-Generation 737-800s.

City of Kent chooses Hexcel as Green Business of the Year

  • Dec 12, 2013 at 3:56PM

The city of Kent picked Hexcel Corp., which manufactures aerospace products, as its 2013 Green Business of the Year.

October home prices up 8 percent in Auburn compared to same time last year

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 3:30PM

Homes sales in Auburn were down 1.6 percent but prices were up 8.3 percent in October compared to the same month in 2012.

Residents weigh in on Overlake light rail segment

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 11:00AM

Sound Transit's East Link extension in Redmond is in its pre-final design phase and the agency is currently seeking public input to affect the final outlook for the project planned to go online in 2023.

Boeing, flydubai announce historic single-aisle agreement

  • Nov 18, 2013 at 11:35AM

Agreement on more than 100 planes is largest ever Boeing single-aisle airplane purchase in Middle East

Heavy rains moving through the area this afternoon

  • Sep 30, 2013 at 1:04PM

According to the National Weather Service, a line of showers is moving through the region in the early afternoon, bringing heavy showers and gusty rains to the Seattle and Renton area.

Boeing, Alaska Airlines announce order for five next-generation 737-900ERs

  • Sep 30, 2013 at 12:55PM

The order, valued at $481 million at list prices, continues Alaska Airlines' investment in its fleet and efforts to improve fuel performance.

WorkSource focuses on employment struggles of older workers

  • Sep 23, 2013 at 10:40AM

Washington’s WorkSource system is offering a series of employment events geared toward older workers the week of Sept. 23-27 in recognition of National Employ Older Workers Week.

Business showcase, Best of SK awards is Sept. 19

  • Sep 12, 2013 at 10:40AM

The Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce and the Port Orchard Independent will sponsor the annual Business Showcase and Best of South Kitsap Awards on Thursday, Sept. 19, at the Port Orchard Pavilion, 701 Bay St.

Local businesses also benefiting from switch to LED lights

  • Aug 28, 2013 at 6:41PM

Last week, the Renton Reporter featured a story about the City of Renton’s efforts with PSE to replace streetlights. The paper has heard from several business owners involved in unrelated but similar plans to save energy and money with the utility supplier.

Changing face of the game: Family, social connections take TPC Snoqualmie Ridge club way beyond just golf | Photo Gallery

  • Aug 27, 2013 at 3:44PM

The big golf names roamed the grounds of the TPC Snoqualmie Ridge all last week. So did the kids. The children’s activities and clinics that punctuated the Boeing Classic are telling. When it comes to children and families, the exclusive golf club atop the Ridge has been changing a lot since opening its doors in 1999. As Shelly Inman, the club’s new manager, explains, it’s been steadily broadening its mission for a social, family-friendly approach.

Locked and loaded: Issaquah resident Michael Marinos serves North Bend market with newly opened Bigg Dogg Firearms

  • Aug 19, 2013 at 9:55AM

Mike Marinos’ favorite, personal rifle is hanging on the shelf. “I just got this thing dialed in,” says Marinos, taking down the lightweight, khaki-colored ARAK carbine. Used by the U.S. military for tight, close-quarters work, the short-barreled semi-automatic is accurate to 200 yards and is the envy of his staff. Marinos, who opened Bigg Dogg Firearms July 17 at 111 W. North Bend Way, loves the excitement, skill and legacy of firearms.

National Weather Service issues Red Flag warning for tonight through Sunday

  • Aug 9, 2013 at 2:27PM

Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop over the Cascades each afternoon and evening through the weekend, possibly spreading off the mountains into the lowlands.

Ask for that ID: Deputies get ready for another round of liquor stings in North Bend, county

  • Aug 7, 2013 at 11:16AM

King County Sheriff’s Deputies are readying for a round of annual liquor patrols, starting in August and continuing over the next few months. North Bend Police Chief Mark Toner reports that deputies have started notifying local sales points, reminding them of the rules and ways that they can avoid illegal sales to minors. Random stings using teenage ‘agents’ will follow, putting vendors to the test.

Boeing completes design of new 737 MAX 8

  • Jul 23, 2013 at 10:19AM

Final assembly of the 737 MAX 8 is scheduled to begin in 2015 with first delivery scheduled for the third quarter of 2017.

The Outlet Collection announces new tenants, grand unveiling Oct. 17-19

  • Jul 18, 2013 at 11:50AM

The Outlet Collection|Seattle, formerly the SuperMall, has announced a new lineup of retailers coming to the center this fall, including Nike Factory Store, Michael Kors, J. Crew Factory Store, Brooks Brothers Factory Store, LOFT Outlet, H&M and Skechers.

It's her garage: Fixing cars with North Bend Automotive’s Bekki Dennis

  • Jun 21, 2013 at 2:52PM

The world of auto repair is a man’s province? Hardly. Meet Bekki Dennis, the Valley woman who founded her own auto repair business, North Bend Automotive, 12 years, and has run it herself to this day. When her first husband, Denny, worked a tool sales route, Bekki did a lot of traveling with him. She learned a lot about the business, good and bad.