Category Archives: Seattle economy

Delta CEO snookers Seattle with old planes that don’t work well


Wi-Fi failure blocks passengers from seeing dramatic U.S.-Ghana soccer finale. Continue reading

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Seattle’s $15-an-hour minimum wage captures wide fancy


Media far and wide cover the story Continue reading

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Usual suspects around Seattle unusually rich, as usual


Same 10 grace new Forbes list of the world’s richest. Continue reading

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The most prescient billboard in Seattle


Eddie Bauer’s “EDDIE.SET.GO” sign on display as area company announces its sale to a Maryland company. Continue reading

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New ‘View of the World from 9th Avenue’ would include Seattle


City wasn’t on famous 1976 New Yorker cover Continue reading

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Seattle is world-class in many ways–including problems


Flawed floating bridge, stuck tunnel machine lead list of municipal woes Continue reading

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Elusive truths in Seattle-centered battle over GMO food labeling


Panicked food industry pours huge resources into opposition Continue reading

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Stephen Colbert gets a high on pot rules for Seattle


Comedian criticizes recreational marijuana legalization Continue reading

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Forbes 400 list catches up with New To Seattle


Nordstrom family’s Anne Gittinger officially joins ritzy roster Continue reading

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