Unions Seek Link Of Aerospace Tax Breaks, State WorkforceLeaders of the two largest unions representing thousands of Boeing workers renewed calls Monday for lawmakers to pass measures that would tie the aerospace giant's tax breaks in the state to job numbers.
Machinists To Vote Again On Boeing 777X Offer National leaders of the Machinists union are scheduling a vote on a proposed contract between Boeing and Puget Sound machinists, despite objections from local union officials who have already rejected the company's latest offer.
Socialist City Council Member: Boeing 'Workers Should Take Over The Factories'A newly elected Socialist City Council member wants Boeing machinists to take possession of an airplane-building factory if the company decides to move out of state.
Valentine Spa Treatments for Two in Seattle Want to have a relaxing massage experience with your honey to celebrate Valentine's Day? Seattle's resorts and day spas have put together packages that will have you and your sweetheart treated well and feeling fantastic.
Both Sides In Grain Labor Talks Reviewing OptionsAt the request of a federal mediator, Pacific Northwest grain terminal companies and the longshore union have talked twice this week in an effort to negotiate a contract.
Guide to Best Christmas Day Brunch in Puget Sound RegionWith the family in town, why not head out after opening gifts for a relaxing brunch on Christmas Day? These beautifully appointed restaurants will be serving up platters of your holiday favorites.
Grain Terminal Companies Extend Offer Deadline
Salmon Swim Across Flooded Road In Washington A flooding river covered a road in Washington, allowing some migrating salmon to swim across the pavement.
Longshore Union Sues Over Seattle Arena Plan The Superior Court lawsuit contends that Seattle and King County, working with investor Chris Hansen, have approved an agreement to build the arena in an industrial area south of downtown without first completing a required environmental review.
Boeing Engineers Union Rejects Contract OfferBoeing's union of engineers and technical workers overwhelmingly rejected the aerospace giant's first contract offer in ballots tallied Monday night.
Trash Piling Up as Strike Drags on in Seattle Area A collection company said it had enough replacement drivers Wednesday to start picking up garbage in some neighborhoods on the eighth day of a Teamsters strike that has left bags spilling from trash cans and prompted warnings about bears and raccoons on the prowl for easy meals.
Replacement Drivers on Way in Seattle Waste Strike Waste Management started bringing in replacement truck drivers Friday to pick up garbage in Renton and parts of the Seattle-Everett area where trash has been piling up since a Teamsters strike started Wednesday.