Port of Walla Walla commissioners reject idea for raises – Port of Walla Walla commissioners sunk a proposal for raises Tuesday.
Swinomish Channel dredging scheduled – Dredging to remove sediment on the south end of the Swinomish Channel is scheduled to begin in late September and finish in the fourth week of December, according to a Port of Skagit news release.
Hexcel files building permit for expansion – High-tech composites manufacturer Hexcel recently applied for a building permit to add a 75,920 square-foot steel building to land the company leases from the Port of Skagit in Burlington.
Port of Seattle to name Tacoma native as its new chief – Ted J. Fick, whose family’s Fick Foundry was a major Tacoma Tideflats employer for decades, has been selected as the Port of Seattle’s new chief executive officer.
Deal with Wash. port will send rail cars to N.D. – North Dakota farmers will have more options for shipping by rail under a deal signed Wednesday, agricultural officials say.
In Our View: Welcome Resolution – ILWU approval of grain-handling contract good news, but questions linger.