Friday Jul 11
Toker Fired After Legally Smoking Pot Has His Job Back
Some parts of the story are still in dispute, but all parties seem to agree on one fact: Michael Boyer, the first man in Spokane, Wash., to legally purchase recreational marijuana on Tuesday, has his job back.
First legal marijuana-buyer in Spokane fired ... but gets job back
Mike Boyer turns to the crowd outside, showing off the 4 grams of marijuana he bought as the first in line to legally purchase marijuana at Spokane Green Leaf, Tuesday, July 8, 2014, in Spokane, Wash.
First pot customer in Spokane says he was fired
Mike Boyer said Wednesday that after significant media coverage of his purchase Tuesday, he received a text message from the Spokane office of temporary staffing firm TrueBlue Labor Ready ordering him to take a drug test within 24 hours.
Colleen Brown joins TrueBlue board
Colleen Brown , who led Fisher Communications through a tumultuous shareholder uprising before selling the company for $373 million, has joined the board of TrueBlue Inc. She currently serves on the privately held Port Blakely board and is also a director for DataSphere Inc. She is currently chair of United Way of King County, and chair of the ... (more)
Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings
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Globe and Mail
Top investment gurus would find much to like in this staffing service stock
Validea's pick of the week provides a detailed report on a company that scores well in the stock-screening service's model portfolios.
The News Tribune
TrueBlue of Tacoma finalizes acquisition of Seaton, becomes largest...
With the announcement Monday that it has completed its acquisition of Seaton Corp., Tacoma-based TrueBlue has become the nation's largest industrial staffing provider.