December 6, 2019

Special Delivery: AWB Holiday Kids' Tree Project helps families in need

Here comes Santa Claus. Washington firefighters are rolling out this month to buy toys, purchase food and connect with rural fami...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
December 3, 2019

Holiday Kids' Tree Brightens Capitol

OLYMPIA -- Today's assignment: Visit one of the most beautiful Capitol campuses in America, and watch a 34-foot Noble fir tree come through th...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
November 26, 2019

Enthusiastic 10-year-old 'Change Maker' will light Holiday Kids' Tree (w/ video)

When the Holiday Kids' Tree lights go on next Friday, Dec. 6, a young "change maker" from Lewis County will be the one flipping the switch. ...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
November 6, 2019

AWB to raise awareness of child care challenge

AWB is reaching out to local chambers of commerce all over Washington this month and next to raise awareness about the high costs of child care, an...
By: Andrew Lenderman   Comments: 0
November 4, 2019

Cosmic Crisp reviews: "That's everything I like in an apple all at once..."

I'll admit to being a little bit of a super fan when it comes to Washington's newest apple, the Cosmic Crisp. ...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 28, 2019

National gaze turns to Colville and growing CLT industry

National Public Radio featured Vaagen Timbers last week in a report on how the growing cross-laminated timber (CLT) industry is "bridging divi...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 14, 2019

Day 7: Manufacturing Week bus tour concludes with energy, tech, hops and more

Seven days on the road ended on Thursday as the AWB Manufacturing Week bus tour cruised through the rich farmland of south-central Washington. From...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 9, 2019

Day 6: Aluminum, bioplastics, grain and more in Eastern Washington (w/ video)

The range of what Washington can grow, produce, refine and create was on display during the sixth day of AWB’s Manufacturing Week bus tour, as th...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 8, 2019

Day 5: Manufacturing Week bus tour heads to Central Washington fruit processing, boat building, high-tech timber and more (w/ video)

The AWB Manufacturing Week tour bus began the fifth day of its cross-state tour in Cashmere, where a forward-thinking port district has created a t...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0
October 7, 2019

Day 4: Green Manufacturing Award honors one of the cleanest refineries in the nation (w/ video)

AWB’s Manufacturing Week bus tour began its second leg this morning in the northwest corner of the state for the presentation of an award for env...
By: Brian Mittge   Comments: 0