Budget deal: Any winners? – There’s a little extra money for schools, but nothing close to what will be needed. No new taxes, but no end to any tax breaks that benefit special interests.
Weigh all the benefits of the Columbia River Treaty – British Columbia is out first with the principles that will shape its Columbia River Treaty negotiations. A U.S. position is expected this summer.
Port of Kingston guest dock now has pumpout stations – Guests to the port of Kingston can now pump out at the guest moorage dock.
Union, grain handler accused of unfair labor practices – National Labor Relations Board has filed complaints against a Northwest grain handler and the longshoremen’s union. The parties are in a dispute over a labor contract.