Related Program: The Record The Challenges Of The Northwest's Maritime Industry By Steve Scher & Amina Al-Sadi • Apr 7, 2014 Related Program: The Record TweetShareGoogle+Email Credit Flickr Photo/Charles Spurr (CC BY-NC-ND) Listen Listening... / 8:13 Steve Scher talks with Seattle Times columnist Jon Talton about the challenges facing the maritime industry in the Pacific Northwest. Tags: economymaritimePort of SeattlebusinessgovernmentTweetShareGoogle+Email Related Content Washington Recoups Great Recession Job Losses, With Caveat By Austin Jenkins • Mar 6, 2014 Listen Listening... / It took four years, but Washington has now recovered more jobs than it lost during the Great Recession. Why Northwest Mills Want China To Buy Lumber Instead Of Logs By Cassandra Profita • Mar 6, 2014 EarthFix Photo/Cassandra Profita Listen Listening... / 4:50 Mark Elston followed his father into the timber industry back when business was booming. "When I started, you could really mess things up and still make good money," he said. "You can't do that anymore." Oso Logger: We Followed Rules, Cut Edge Of Landslide Zone Cautiously By John Ryan • Apr 7, 2014 Washington Department of Natural Resources Listen Listening... / 2:10 Editor’s note: An earlier version of this story stated that land above the Oso landslide zone was logged in 2005. The site was logged in 2004 and replanted in 2005. The forester who clear-cut land above the Oso, Wash., landslide zone in 2004 says he followed standard procedures and state regulations when logging there. Washington Pot Store Lottery Announced; Grow Licenses Lagging By Austin Jenkins • Apr 3, 2014 Listen Listening... / The timeline for when Washington’s first marijuana retail stores will open has slipped from June to early July, according to state Liquor Control Board staff.