Volume 3, Number 5 (PDF version 4.5 MB)
ON THE COVER
Manufacturing Appreciation Week finds us with plenty of manufacturing to appreciate.
SPECIAL REPORT - Manufacturing 2006
A survey shows manufacturing in our state is healthy with some sectors going strong.
Good news about manufacturing that you probably never heard about.
The number of manufacturing jobs is down in most countries, but up in China.
Some of our best manufacturing companies open their doors for tours during Manufacturing Appreciation Week.
Computer jobs drop as the world goes flat.
Advice for manufacturers from Bernsten Porter.
Four local businesses worth knowing
25 Ground Up
Help design the Puget Sound Industrial Excellence Center at South Seattle Community College Open House June 2.
NEW FEATURE - Alaska ReportA new section dedicated to news from up north.
Rebounding salmon prices help Alaskan families and exports.
Mayors Begich and Nikels attempt to heal regional rift from ANWR.
Maybe it's time to put Norwegians back in charge.
Rob Adamson turned adversity into Salvin Manufacturing.
Dave Moeller created an industry leader in making prototypes.
Shopping, resources and more...oh my!.
Nancy Smith took the wheel and kept Washington Liftruck on the road to success.
Transportation planners and community groups begin preparing for the day when the day the Alaskan Way Viaduct comes down.