Mike Baker

Washington state courts Airbus


SEATTLE — Even as they try desperately to hang on to Boeing Co., officials in Washington state have been courting the main competitor... Read more

Washington governor calls for union vote on Boeing offer


SEATTLE — Gov. Jay Inslee on Friday called for a vote on a proposed contract between Boeing and Puget Sound machinists, even though... Read more

Minimum wage gap grows between states

OLYMPIA, Wash. — With a bump in the Washington state minimum wage to $9.19 an hour, high school student Miranda Olson will edge closer to her goal... Read more

Gospel legend keeps singing

MONTREAT, N.C. --- George Beverly Shea is skipping from memory to memory of his globe-trotting career as evangelist Billy Graham's crusade crooner... Read more