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New year, sheriff, off to busy start

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Man kills his ex-girlfriend, calls to tell her mother, then shoots self

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More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

Running club offers health, educational benefits

P.E.teacher Holly Troyer is helping kids get a running start to their day. Three days a week, Troyer watches and Continue reading...

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Local musicians gathering weekly for acoustic jam

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Connecting past and present Whidbey Telecom’s goal

Calling up history with a telephone musuem

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Commissioners may revisit new events regulations

Island County commissioners are considering changes to recently adopted rural event regulations that had been repeatedly recommended during the year-long… Continue reading

 

Carlyle hits the gas on renewable energy bill

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Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond

 

First BOEING 777X flight test airplane comes together

Boeing’s longest passenger jet to fly in 2019

 

Local Students Engineering Smart Solutions for Boeing

Collaborative robotics, haptic alert systems for hearing-impaired employees and riveting safety — Continue reading...