Washington State

License Renewal Backlog of 3000+ Electricians Waiting to Renew Their License Finally Resolved at Oregon State Electrical Board, Announces ElectricalLicenseRenewal.com

Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 1:44pm

Oregon Electricians can now rest easy knowing that their Continuing Education Credits have been posted to their Electrical Licenses.

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  • Oregon Electricians can now rest easy knowing that their Continuing Education Credits have been posted to their Electrical Licenses.
  • Now that the technical issues have been fixed, the Oregon Licensed Electricians are able to get their Oregon Electrical License Credits reported again and on time!
  • About: ElectricalLicenseRenewal.com is a nationally approved online electrical license renewal / electrical continuing education provider dedicated to its electricians.
  • They are approved by the OR BCD - Electrical Board to offer Oregon Electrical Continuing Education Courses for Oregon electricians' license renewal.

The Evergreen Market Announces Adoption, Rollout of Industry's First Professional Cannabis Credential Initiative

Wednesday, September 15, 2021 - 8:48pm

While the cannabis industry has experienced enormous growth in recent years, many cannabis brands are finding that much of the talent recruited to work in cannabis from other industries has little to know ready, formalized cannabis knowledge, which often leaves cannabis employers to train these employees completely from scratch.

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  • While the cannabis industry has experienced enormous growth in recent years, many cannabis brands are finding that much of the talent recruited to work in cannabis from other industries has little to know ready, formalized cannabis knowledge, which often leaves cannabis employers to train these employees completely from scratch.
  • "The Evergreen Market is a showcase brand for the growers and producers of Washington State who have made a love and passion for cannabis their life's workit's this same love and passion that makes Evergreen Market an ideal GF Institute Founding Member," said Evergreen Market CEO Shannon Vetto.
  • From the very beginning, Evergreen Market has been guided by three core principles: educate, celebrate, and elevate.
  • These principles are the reason Evergreen Market retail locations are so welcoming, safe, and accessible for customers and patients.

Passport Technology Partners With Angel Of The Winds Casino Resort to Provide Full Suite of Advanced Casino Payments and Cage Automation SolutionsSub

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 3:12pm

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Passport Technology Inc. ("Passport"), a global leader of payment technology for the gaming industry, announced today the signing of a multi-year agreement with Angel Of The Winds Casino Resort, delivering advanced casino payments, dynamic marketing, and cage automation solutions.

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  • LAS VEGAS, Sept. 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Passport Technology Inc. ("Passport"), a global leader of payment technology for the gaming industry, announced today the signing of a multi-year agreement with Angel Of The Winds Casino Resort, delivering advanced casino payments, dynamic marketing, and cage automation solutions.
  • "We are delighted to bring our expansive suite of casino payments and related solutions to Angel Of The Winds Casino Resort," said Scott Dowty, CEO of Passport Technology.
  • "We are dedicated to delivering exceptional services to our guests and Passport's suite of dynamic solutions are no exception," said Tyrone Huff, CFO of Angel Of The Winds Casino Resort.
  • "With Passport's technologically advanced payment and cage automation solutions, our guests will experience modern, streamlined cash access services throughout the property."

Political Outsider Announces Race For Congress And Calls For Incumbent, Dan Newhouse To Retire

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 2:05pm

Corey intends to unseat incumbent Dan Newhouse for Washington State's 4th Congressional District.

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  • Corey intends to unseat incumbent Dan Newhouse for Washington State's 4th Congressional District.
  • "Newhouse is no longer fit to represent the people of our district; I ask that he retire at the end of his term."
  • The fact that Dan Newhouse joined his leftist colleagues, voting to impeach before an investigation, makes him no longer fit to serve as our representative," said Corey.
  • "Newhouse is no longer fit to represent the people of our district; I ask that he retire at the end of his term."

Lobe Sciences Provides Corporate Update to Investors and Stakeholders

Monday, September 13, 2021 - 2:43pm

Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - September 13, 2021) - Lobe Sciences Ltd. (CSE: LOBE) (OTC Pink: GTSIF) ("Lobe" or the "Company") is pleased to provide the following corporate update by CEO Philip Young, addressed to shareholders, investors and other stakeholders of the Company:

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  • Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - September 13, 2021) - Lobe Sciences Ltd. (CSE: LOBE) (OTC Pink: GTSIF) ("Lobe" or the "Company") is pleased to provide the following corporate update by CEO Philip Young, addressed to shareholders, investors and other stakeholders of the Company:
    Dear Fellow Shareholders and Psychedelic Medicine Enthusiasts,
    We are pleased to say that 2021 has been a busy and transformative year for the Company.
  • During 2021, we have made significant progress on several fronts, and completed our transition to an integrated pharmaceutical development company.
  • We believe that psychedelic based therapeutics will bring a new era of treatment for many illnesses where current therapies are insufficient or unavailable.
  • Lobe Sciences is a life sciences company focused on psychedelic medicines.

First Financial Northwest, Inc. Appoints Cindy L. Runger to its Board of Directors

Monday, August 16, 2021 - 9:10pm

Ms.Runger was also appointed to the Boards of Directors of the Bank and the Companys non-financial institution subsidiary, First Financial Diversified Corporation (FFD).

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  • Ms.Runger was also appointed to the Boards of Directors of the Bank and the Companys non-financial institution subsidiary, First Financial Diversified Corporation (FFD).
  • We are pleased to welcome Ms. Runger to our Boards of Directors, said Ralph C. Sabin, Chairman of the Board of Directors.
  • Ms. Runger served as an independent Board Director for UniBank, a Korean-American community bank serving the Pacific Northwest, from 2017 to 2020.
  • First Financial Northwest, Inc. was recognized by 2020 Women on Boards as a Winning W company for 2019, with at least 20% women on its board of directors.

First Financial Northwest, Inc. Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend of $0.11 per Share; Announces Adoption of New Share Repurchase Plan

Monday, August 16, 2021 - 2:15pm

The cash dividend will be payable on September 17, 2021, toshareholders of record as of the close of business on September 3, 2021.

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  • The cash dividend will be payable on September 17, 2021, toshareholders of record as of the close of business on September 3, 2021.
  • The new stock repurchase plan will commence on or about August 16, 2021, and will expire no later than February 15, 2022.
  • As a result, there can be no assurance as to the exact number of shares, if any, that will be repurchased under the plan.
  • Therefore, these factors should be considered in evaluating the forward-looking statements, and undue reliance should not be placed on such statements.

Questica Partners with WSIPC to Support K-12 Organizations

Wednesday, August 11, 2021 - 3:00pm

Questica is a subsidiary of GTY Technology Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: GTYH) (GTY), a leading provider of cloud solutions for the public sector.

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  • Questica is a subsidiary of GTY Technology Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: GTYH) (GTY), a leading provider of cloud solutions for the public sector.
  • Current WSIPC customers using the Questica solution include Seattle Public Schools and Richland School District.
  • Questica Budgeting solutions were created specifically for the public sector and are trusted by governments, non-profits, school systems, colleges, universities and healthcare organizations across North America.
  • WSIPC is a non-profit public agency that provides technology solutions, services and support to K-12 schools.

Wipes Labeling Act in Illinois Advances Responsible Flushing Efforts Supported by Wipes Industry and Municipal Wastewater

Monday, August 9, 2021 - 11:41pm

(Graphic: Business Wire)

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  • (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The bill was first introduced February 2021 and has received wide support from Illinois wastewater agencies as well as organizations within the wipes industry.
  • Illinois is the third state to enact legislation on labeling of non-flushable wipes.
  • Some examples of non-flushable wipes that warrant the Do Not Flush labeling include baby wipes, cosmetic or facial wipes, hard surface cleaning or sanitizing wipes, floor cleaning wipes, make-up wipes and bath wipes.
  • We are a coalition of trade associations, wipes manufacturing companies, and non-profits committed to educating consumers about responsible, smart flushing habits.

Historic Climate Legislation Becomes Law

Monday, July 26, 2021 - 2:00pm

SEATTLE, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- This past weekend, the Climate Commitment Act (CCA), SB 5126, officially became lawpositioning Washington State as a national climate leader with one of the most progressive climate laws paving the way to net zero emissions by the year 2050.

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  • SEATTLE, July 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- This past weekend, the Climate Commitment Act (CCA), SB 5126, officially became lawpositioning Washington State as a national climate leader with one of the most progressive climate laws paving the way to net zero emissions by the year 2050.
  • In addition, the bill complements existing climate policies in the transportation, power, and building sectors.
  • "It's great to finally see this bill become a reality," said David Giuliani, founder of the Washington Business Alliance and early supporter of the legislation.
  • More About Clean & Prosperous Washington, a project of the Washington Business Alliance
    The Washington Business Alliance launched Clean & Prosperous Washington (CaPWA) in support of the Climate Commitment Act legislation.