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Journey, Asia Heat Up the Yakima Valley SunDome [PHOTOS]
So your ears are still ringing this morning and you're so dog-tired that you've already been through three mugs of coffee. You'll live.
And even if you don't, you'll have the satisfaction of knowing that you at least lived to see one of the best rock shows Yakima's had in years -- Journey and Asia pa…
Coal Company Says it’s Exporting to Asia
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A company with coal mines in Wyoming and Montana has begun exporting fuel to Asia through a Canadian port — a rare bit of a positive news for an industry that's been in a prolonged tailspin.
Details on Thursday's planned announcement were obtained in advan…
Longshoremen Union Contract Talks; Asia Buying More U.S. Beef
A coalition of trade associations wants the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and the Pacific Maritime Association to start contract discussions early. Those groups, which represent dock workers and the companies that own West Coast port facilities, in 2014 and into early 2015 were in…
E-Verify Advances; U.S. Agribusiness On Trade Mission To S.E. Asia
The House Judiciary Committee has advanced mandatory E-Verify legislation by a vote of 20 to 13. This legislation would force employers to use E-Verify to ensure workers can legally work in the U.S. Democrats argued this legislation would devastate ag employers - but Judiciary Committee Chair Robert…
Slow Economic Recovery Pushes State’s Revenue Down…Slightly
The lackluster economic recovery is pushing Washington State's revenue forecast down, but only slightly. The economic and revenue forecast council said Wednesday that state government can expect to bring in $16.1 million less than projected when they finished their budget adjustments in Apr…