2009 Archives
Press Releases
Release Date Title
Nov 25, 2009 State awards county aerospace training center $250,000
Oct 29, 2009 WDCs respond to Boeing decision to build assembly line in South Carolina
Oct 22, 2009 Third annual Construction Carnival brings hands-on aha moments to students
Oct 21, 2009 WDCSC and colleges awarded $496,696 to train business services workers
Sept 25, 2009 Snohomish County Job Fair October 8 at EvCC
Sept 24, 2009 Summer Youth ARRA Response to Negative AP Story
Aug 20, 2009 YouthBuild Snohomish County looking for Members!
Aug 17, 2009 WorkSource Sky Valley serves eastern county jobless
July 27, 2009 WDCSC recognized for exemplary workplace practices
July 23, 2009 County's training capacity expands with Recovery Act funds
June 26, 2009 Help for Veterans at Stand Down
June 19, 2009 New resource for jobless in Bothell
June 17, 2009 YouthBuild helps young people in Snohomish County
June 16, 2009 U.S. Labor Department awards approximately $114 million in grants to help youth with education and training
June 5, 2009 Snohomish County Recovery Act AmeriCorps Program now accepting applications
June 1, 2009 WDCSC receives ARRA AmeriCorps grant
May 6, 2009 WDCSC hosts Construction Carnival
April 24, 2009 WDCSC opens new WorkSource Aerospace Center in Lynnwood
April 22, 2009 Snohomish County AmeriCorps Program accepts host site applications
April 21, 2009 ARRA takes center stage at WDCSC annual meeting
April 15, 2009 WDCSC uses ARRA funds to bridge gap left by worker retraining programs
April 13, 2009 Microsoft training vouchers help workers increase tech skills
Jan 8, 2009 Financial literacy workshops expanded; Youth issues tackled


News Briefs
Dec 16, 2009 AmeriCorps Program results; Youthbuild members get tools; 787 Dreamliner First Flight
Nov 18, 2009 Business Services Team; Human Services Council awards; Summer Youth Employment Program; True Colors training
Nov 9, 2009 Food drive; FIPSE grant; Report to the Community
Aug 26, 2009 YouthBuild seeking members; Summer Youth applauded
Aug 12, 2009 WorkSource Sky Valley opens; Saving Aerospace summit; Reinvesting in Older Workers program
July 29, 2009 WorkSource Sky Valley opening; WDCSC receives Sloan Award; Self-Sufficiency Calculator presentation; CEO films Community Transit spot
July 15, 2009 Aerospace Training Institute; Project HIRE; CEO appointed to FIRST Advisory Board; Elevate America vouchers to expire soon
July 1, 2009 AmeriCorps members graduate; Summer Youth Employment Program; Building Bridges member featured in news; Stimulus funding workshops
June 17, 2009 Veterans Stand Down; WDCSC awarded YouthBuild grant; WorkSource Bothell opens; Recovery Act AmeriCorps program recruiting; WDCSC staff wins Community Leadership award
June 3, 2009 WDCSC awarded ARRA AmeriCorps grant, hires new coordinator; WDCSC is a finalist for Sloan Award; Construction Carnival rescheduled; ARRA information on web site


Date Article Title/Source
Dec 24, 2009 Applause: AmeriCorps offers weatherization help
The Herald
Nov 30, 2009 State awards county aerospace training center $250,000
Lake Stevens Journal
Nov 26, 2009 State awards county aerospace training center $250,000
The Snohomish Times
Nov 25, 2009 State awards county aerospace training center $250,000
Priorities in Action: Snohomish County Executive Aaron Reardon
Nov 25, 2009 Washington gives another $250,000 to aerospace center
Seattle Post-Intellegencer Blogs
Nov 24, 2009 Washington Aerospace Training and Research Center receives funding
Senate Democrats Blog
Nov 1, 2009 Workforce Development Council wins Sloan award for business excellence in its programs
Snohomish County Business Journal
Nov 1, 2009 New WorkSource Sky Valley office will serve eastern Snohomish County
Snohomish County Business Journal
Oct 23, 2009 Carnival lets students lay their hands on construction trades
The Herald
Oct 12, 2009 Working adults and displaced workers get boost with $11.25 million in grants to go to college
The Government Monitor
Sept 25, 2009 Creation of aerospace training center will help local industry to stay current and competitive
Snohomish County Business Journal
Sept 4, 2009 An uplifting experience at WorkSource Bothell
Bothell Reporter
Sept 2, 2009 Katrina survivor helps others find jobs, hope
Snohomish County Tribune
Sept 1, 2009 Chance for youth to build future, homes
Stanwood Camano News
Aug 31, 2009 Stepping Up: Local leaders take the stage to raise funds for valuable community assets
The Journal Newspaper Group
Aug 26, 2009 News Briefs: YouthBuild seeks members
The Enterprise Newspapers
Aug 24, 2009 A Success Story
Master Builders Career Connection
Aug 20, 2009 YouthBuild Snohomish County looking for members!
Lake Stevens Journal
Aug 18, 2009 WorkSource opens in Monroe
Monroe Mointor
Aug 10, 2009 Funding supports worker retraining program at Cascadia
Eastside Business
July 25, 2009 More help for idled workers in Snohomish County
The Herald
July 20, 2009 Your next career: Where retrained workers are headed
The Herald
July 10, 2009 New training center a message to Boeing
The Herald
July 7, 2009 Teens finding summer jobs hard to come by
The Herald
June 23, 2009 Local News: Veterans Stand Down
The Herald
June 16, 2009 Stimulus program hiring jobless
The Herald
June 14, 2009 Workplace diversity as important as ever
The Herald
May 20, 2009 Workforce Development
May 5, 2009 Help if you lose your job: Career center connects the unemployed
The Journal
April 29, 2009 WDCSC opens Lynnwood WorkSource Aerospace Center
Snohomish County Business Journal
April 29, 2009 New center assists dislocated aerospace workers
Edmonds Community College News
April 27, 2009 County Exec thinks training center creates positive step
The Edmonds Beacon
April 25, 2009 Help for idled Boeing workers
The Herald
April 24, 2009 Workforce training center creates positive step
Priorities in Action: Snohomish County Executive Aaron Reardon
April 14, 2009 Microsoft training vouchers help workers increase tech skills
The Edmonds Beacon
April 14, 2009

Local unemployed to get free tech training from Microsoft
The Herald

April 13, 2009 Free Microsoft software training for 30,000 in Washington state
The Seattle Times
April 8, 2009 More federal dollars for worker retraining on way
The Seattle Times
Mar 26, 2009 More jobs to be generated through AmeriCorps
Mar 22, 2009 Dropout prevention on the chopping block
The Herald
Mar 20, 2009 Taking a smarter approach
The Herald
Mar 8, 2009 Meet Curtis, a Raving Fan
Never stop marketing
Feb 23, 2009 Job Hunt: Monroe man's persistence paid off
The Herald
Feb 9, 2009 Everett center helps people find jobs
The Herald
Feb 1, 2009 In this economic storm, even Plan B jobs are vanishing
The Herald
Jan 23, 2009 Washington unemployment lines getting longer
Jan 19, 2009 Business FYI: WDCSC community input sessions
The Herald
Jan 17, 2009 AmeriCorps participants helping our community
The Herald
Jan 12, 2009 Business FYI: financial literacy workshops
The Herald