The Daily Mash-Up

Sunday, July 24, 2016 This Week's Paper
Tax forms and assistance available at Pierce County Libraries

Pre-printed 1040, 1040A, and 1040EZ income tax forms and instructions are now available at Pierce County Library locations. Due to federal budget constraints, pre-printed forms and instructions are limited and will be provided while supplies last.

But when those are gone, you can still find tax information at Pierce County Libraries. Using library computers, customers can prepare and file their own taxes online and print out forms and instructions from the Internal Revenue Service website. The libraries also have forms and instructions that can be copied. Print and copy fees are 10 cents… Read More

New year kicks off with NWSA container volumes gains

International container volumes at The Northwest Seaport Alliance climbed 25 percent in January compared to the same month a year ago.

Full containerized imports grew 33 percent to 108, 441 TEUs (20-foot equivalent units), while full exports improved 16 percent to 65,430 TEUs. The volumes indicate shippers have returned to the Pacific Northwest following port congestion last year during contract negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Pacific Maritime Association.

Domestic container volumes continued to decline in January, falling nearly 13 percent… Read More

New year kicks off with NWSA container volumes gains

International container volumes at The Northwest Seaport Alliance climbed 25 percent in January compared to the same month a year ago.

Full containerized imports grew 33 percent to 108, 441 TEUs (20-foot equivalent units), while full exports improved 16 percent to 65,430 TEUs. The volumes indicate shippers have returned to the Pacific Northwest following port congestion last year during contract negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Pacific Maritime Association.

Domestic container volumes continued to decline in January, falling nearly 13 percent… Read More

New year kicks off with NWSA container volumes gains

International container volumes at The Northwest Seaport Alliance climbed 25 percent in January compared to the same month a year ago.

Full containerized imports grew 33 percent to 108, 441 TEUs (20-foot equivalent units), while full exports improved 16 percent to 65,430 TEUs. The volumes indicate shippers have returned to the Pacific Northwest following port congestion last year during contract negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Pacific Maritime Association.

Domestic container volumes continued to decline in January, falling nearly 13 percent… Read More

Figueroa, Swanson elected to lead Rainier Communications Commission

University Place Mayor Javier Figueroa and City of Puyallup Councilmember Tom Swanson have been elected to lead the Rainier Communications Commission, which advises local jurisdictions on telecommunications issues and televises local government programming.

Figueroa, who serves as the RCC president, holds several leadership positions with the city and was a member of the City Council's U.S. Open Task Force. He has 30 years of experience in real estate asset management. He is an Army veteran, a certified arbitrator for the Better Business Bureau and a gubernatorial appointee to the State… Read More

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