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The evolving profile of Washington’s manufacturing sector
The evolving profile of Washington’s manufacturing sector
Trade impacts “mixed bag” for agriculture
Trade impacts “mixed bag” for agriculture
Panic purchases can create shortage illusion
Panic purchases can create shortage illusion
Truckers continue to operate, though struggling
Truckers continue to operate, though struggling
Aerospace tax bill passes legislature
Aerospace tax bill passes legislature
Tax incentive bill reveals economic ties
Tax incentive bill reveals economic ties
Senate approves USMCA
Senate approves USMCA
Study claims lower Snake River dam removal would cost billions
Study claims lower Snake River dam removal would cost billions
Stakeholders weigh in on USMCA deal
Stakeholders weigh in on USMCA deal
Trade disputes cost Washingtonians $1 K a year
Trade disputes cost Washington households $1 K per year
USMCA could “soften rough edges” on trade
USMCA could “soften rough edges” on trade
Trade war slows freight activity
Trade war slows freight activity
Washington fruit growers evade latest trade dispute
Washington fruit growers evade latest trade dispute
Washington’s economy remains steady
Washington’s economy remains steady
Shipping hub feels squeeze of regional growth
Trade war piles up casualties in Washington
Apple picking
Ag stakeholders: Farm bill a win for WA
Small business food shop
Implementing tariffs “playing with fire”
City of Bellingham
Port of Bellingham to ramp up cargo capacity
State revenue good, tariff impacts uncertain
State revenue good, tariff impacts uncertain
Box of apples
The dangers of tariffs
Apple farmer
State Ag Dept: Funding needed to offset tariffs
Lens Video: Promoting rail infrastructure investments
Salmon Bay Bridge
The need for rail infrastructure investment
Wine grapes
Grape growers expect great harvest
Dairy Cow
Washington dairy and the USMCA
Columbia River pier
Millennium suing Ecology for bias
Blending science, policy on dams
Blending science, policy on dams
Cherries for sale
Cherry growers bear brunt of tariffs
Tariffs and Washington’s economic outlook
Tariffs and Washington’s economic outlook
Container Ship
Washington’s stake in NAFTA replacement
Pear tree
Large harvest underway for Washington pears
Container cargo being unloaded
Washington’s stake in ongoing trade talks
Harvested apples in box
Washington growers: Remove the tariffs
Fulfillment Center
The “Amazon Effect” on Spokane’s business community
Construction workers
Tariffs prove costly for construction sector, consumers
Wine tasting
A look into Woodinville’s thriving wine industry
Lens Video: Woodinville- An unexpected hub for wine
Container ship pulling into Port of Seattle
Washington’s stake in trade negotiations
Crate of apples
Trade war bites Washington apple industry
21 Acres Market
Giving local farms a boost
Rendering of U District Target
What’s up with retail downsizing?
Lens Video: Challenges for Washington’s small, local farmers
BNSF Railway Train
BNSF Railway proposes bridge project to ease congestion
Welder at work
National associations join MBT lawsuit
Wheat farmer standing in field
U.S. wheat industry: No Chinese tariffs
Lens Video: Washington’s trade future
Lens Video: Promoting Washington’s port competitiveness
BNSF Railway train
Washington’s ties to cleaner coal solution
Milk being poured
Organic milk farmers surviving, not thriving
Apple harvesting
Washington agriculture and the Chinese trade war