Business

Home Depot opens this month

June 26 will be the first day of business for Home Depot's new store in Covington.

  • Jun 10, 2008
Dr. George J. Brown

Puget Sound hospital records go digital with MultiCare tech

Ten years ago, MultiCare Health System became the first health system in the south Puget Sound region to implement an electronic health record for patients at its outpatient clinics in Pierce and south King Counties, including the clinic in Covington.

  • Jun 10, 2008
Dr. George J. Brown

Covington woman completes financial training program | Covington Biz Briefs

Covington resident Gail Hill, a financial professional for the Seattle branch of AXA Advisors, has completed a company training program on advanced investment and wealth management strategies at the AXA Institute.

  • Jun 9, 2008

Biofuel getting warm reception in Washington state

By this time next year, the start of a potentially new era in home heating – one with some extra green – will be well underway here. Washington will have joined Minnesota as the second state in the country that mandates the use of renewable biofuels. Many of the state’s home heating oil companies are welcoming the mandate, which takes effect Dec. 1 this year. They say it will focus consumer attention on biodiesel as an alternative to standard home heating oil. The latter is a 100% petroleum-based product.

  • Jun 9, 2008
Genesee Fuel and Heating and its owner

Maple Valley heating oil dealer sees customers embracing bio-diesel

Steve Clark, the third-generation owner of Genesee Fuel and Heating in Seattle (www.geneseeheat.com), has been selling heating oil to Maple Valley and Covington residents since 1999. Two years ago, he purchased Terry Morris Fuel and Burner Services, a third-generation, family-owned business that’s located in Maple Valley at 26458 Maple Valley Hwy.

  • Jun 9, 2008
Genesee Fuel and Heating and its owner

Sound Publishing purchases Enumclaw Courier-Herald

Sound Publishing Inc., whose newspapers include the Covington and Maple Valley Reporter, has concluded the purchase of the Enumclaw Courier-Herald and its sister publication in Bonney Lake, Sound announced Wednesday.

  • Jun 9, 2008
Fred Meyer

Big might be better in Maple Valley

A longstanding cap on big-box stores in Maple Valley could be going away.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Fred Meyer

Red Robin getting ready to open in June in Covington New restaurant to hire 100-plus

A new Red Robin restaurant, scheduled to open in Covington June 16, has begun hiring a workforce of more than 100 full-time and part-time employees.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Chamber auction near

May Day Madness, the Covington Chamber of Commerce’s auction and dinner, is next Thursday at 6 p.m. at Meridian Valley Country Club.

  • Jun 2, 2008