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Washington’s minimum wage increases to $9.32 per hour

Tumwater – Washington’s minimum wage will increase to $9.32 per hour beginning today, as announced in September by the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I). The 13-cent-per-hour increase, from $9.19 to $9.32 an hour, reflects a 1.455 percent increase in

Habitat for Humanity completes 800,000th house, locally celebrates new director, new store, new home

On Nov. 6, 2013, Habitat celebrated its 800,000th house built, rehabilitated and repaired. The milestone was marked as Habitat announced that — for the first time in the organization’s history — more than 100,000 families had been served in a

New Director at Cosmo Specialty Fiber

COSMOPOLIS, Wash. - A new director of fiber resources has been hired by Cosmo Specialty Fibers.  Larry Davis will join Cosmo immediately from Rayonier in Fernandina Beach, Florida where he was most recently director of business development.

We are fortunate

Little Creek Casino Intros New CEO

SHELTON, Wash. - Squaxin Island Tribe has named Michael Starr the new CEO of Little Creek Casino Resort, the tribe’s award-winning entertainment property in the Pacific Northwest near Seattle and Olympia.

With 30-plus years of experience in

Investigators Determine Cause of Lolli Swing Incident at Spring Fair in Puyallup

PUYALLUP, Wash. - April 21, 2009 - After a thorough investigation by governmental and independent private investigators specializing in amusement rides, the contributing factor for the Lolli Swing incident at the Spring Fair in Puyallup on April 17, 2009 was


Air Force Staff Sgt. Timothy P. Davis, who grew up in Montesano, has been killed in the Oruzgan province of Afghanistan as the result of injuries received from an improvised explosive device. The Daily World of Aberdeen reports that Davis'