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Family-owned McLendon sells

Family-owned McLendon sells

An announcement this morning from the fourth-generation family leader of McLendon Hardware stores disclosed that the group is being sold to a nationwide retail conglomerate. Gail and Mike McLendon reportedly will continue as corporate managers.

March 2017

South Sound has most affordable rentals

The South End of Puget Sound metropolis continues to have the most affordable rental housing options, according to a new analysis released today.

March 2017

State proud of ‘Good To Go’ results

More and more cars and trucks are paying to travel the state's highways and toll bridges, bringing a big increase in collections. Tacoma Narrows take is up about 12 percent year-over-year.

February 2017

Water partnership group honored

A regional cooperation for managing water supplies serving Central and South Puget Sound communities earned a national award for its work.

January 2017

Amazon will hire 100k more by 2018

The world's largest retailer will get even bigger in the next year-and-a-half, as Amazon plans to hire 100,000 additional employees over 18 months.

January 2017

Kent invests in commerce, parks in 2017-18

Over the coming year, City of Kent will be spending on commercial corridor and city parks, according to the biennial budget approved by the city council.

December 2016

New urgent care opens in Kent

South Sound-based CHI Franciscan today opened its second urgent care center as it continues to look for expansion areas in the larger King County marketplace.

November 2016

10 arrested, businesses searched in drug sweep

A two-year investigation of suspected drug trafficking has culminated in the searches of several South Sound businesses and the arrest of 10 individuals named in a grand jury indictment.

November 2016

Boeing Defense to go from Kent to Tukwila

Some employees of Boeing defense and space currently based in Kent will soon be reporting to worksites in Tukwila.

November 2016

South Sound firms earn ‘civics’ plaudits

Many local businesses make significant contributions to their communities, and each year, the Corporations division of the Secretary of State office highlight the best for recognition.

November 2016
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