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ALASKA AIR GROUP: Alaska Airlines announces new service between Paine Field and Spokane

Alaska Airlines announced today it will launch daily nonstop service between Spokane International Airport and Paine Field-Snohomish County Airport in Everett on Nov. 4.

AMAZON.COM: AWS Announces General Availability of AWS Lake Formation

Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced the general availability of AWS Lake Formation, a fully managed service that makes it much easier for customers to build, secure, and manage data lakes.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Earn your associate degree online and in the evenings at WCC

Students who need to balance work and life obligations with school now have a more flexible option to earn their degree at Whatcom Community College.

MICROSOFT CORPORATION: Microsoft announces IoT Signals research report on state of IoT adoption

Microsoft Corp. today announced IoT Signals, a new research report designed to provide a global overview of the IoT landscape.

ALASKA AIR GROUP: Alaska Airlines and aircraft technicians ratify final Transition Agreement in Virgin America merger

Alaska Airlines' 900 Airbus and Boeing aircraft technicians, who are represented by the Aircraft Mechanics Fraternal Association (AMFA), have ratified a Transition Agreement and an Integrated Seniority List.

ACHIEVE LIFE SCIENCES, INC.: Achieve Life Sciences Extends Collaboration with the National Institutes of Health to Advance the Development of Cytisinicline for Smoking Cessation

Achieve Life Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq: ACHV), a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on nicotine addiction, today announced it has extended its strategic collaboration with the National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

TACOMA - PIERCE COUNTY CHAMBER: 2019 New Tacoma Awards Announced

The Tacoma-Pierce County Chamber announced this year’s New Tacoma Awards, honoring businesses, organizations, and individuals who significantly contribute to the revitalization of downtown Tacoma.

SEATTLE METROPOLITAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Rules Around Pay Transparency And Salary History Are Changing

Starting July 28, Washington state joins over a dozen other states that prohibit employers from asking about salary history.

CENTRALIA - CHEHALIS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Great NorthWest Federal Credit Union Ribbon Cutting

The Centralia – Chehalis Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting celebration today for the grand opening of Great NorthWest Federal Credit Union.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Puget Sound Energy Names Mary E. Kipp as President

As part of its ongoing succession planning efforts, the board of directors of Puget Sound Energy has named Mary E. Kipp, currently president & CEO of El Paso Electric, as president of the state’s largest utility company, reporting to CEO Kimberly Harris.


At our June Business Issues Forum, attendees were introduced to Seattle’s new Chief Technology Officer and the city’s new Director of the Office of Economic Development.

ISSAQUAH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Announcing the 5th Annual Gas Station Blues Series!

In partnership with the Washington Blues Society, the Downtown Issaquah Association and partner Issaquah Historic Museum and Trolly, is excited to announce our 5TH Annual season of Gas Station Blues.


David P. Gardner, a principal with Winston & Cashatt, Lawyers, has been elected as the President of the Spokane County Bar Association for 2019-2020. He was sworn in at the SCBA Annual Meeting on June 25, 2019.

BELLINGHAM REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Bellingham Wins Governor's Smart Community Award for Bike Plan Progress!

The City of Bellingham won one of five Governor's 2019 Smart Communities Awards, which honor the “shared vision, tough decisions and partnerships" that enable a community's values and priorities to “shine" in long-term planning.

AMAZON.COM: AWS Announces General Availability of Amazon Personalize

Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced the general availability of Amazon Personalize, bringing the same machine learning technology used by to AWS customers for use in their applications – with no machine learning experience required.

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