University of Washington Athletic Director Jennifer Cohen is seen at the Fiesta Bowl in 2017. She recently characterized the pandemic-driven financial hit to her department as something that “certainly continues to be even more challenging every day.” (Dean Rutz / The Seattle Times)
University of Washington Athletic Director Jennifer Cohen during the Fiesta Bowl, December 2017, in Glendale, Arizona. (Dean Rutz / The Seattle Times)
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Analysis: As it hurtles toward an economic iceberg, UW Athletics will need numerous solutions to stay afloat

Let's analyze the financial fallout of a postponed fall sports season for UW Athletics, and which economic levers the Huskies may have to pull in order to stay afloat.

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Amazon considers relocating some employees outside of Seattle

Attenddees walk inside of the Amazon.com Inc. office after the company’s product reveal launch event in downtown Seattle, Washington, U.S., on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017. Amazon unveiled a smaller, cheaper version of its popular Alexa-powered Echo speaker that the e-commerce giant said has better sound. Photographer: Daniel Berman/Bloomberg 775051030
FILE – In this Monday, July 27, 2020 file photo, a nurse prepares a shot as a study of a possible COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc., gets underway in Binghamton, N.Y. Who gets to be first in line for a COVID-19 vaccine? U.S. health authorities hope by late next month to have some draft guidance on how to ration initial doses, but it’s a vexing decision. (AP Photo/Hans Pennink) NY385 NY385

Most Americans won’t be able to get a coronavirus vaccine until well into 2021

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee speaks at a news conference next to a video display showing a chart of the “reproductive number” of each case of the coronavirus in both eastern and western Washington state, Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. The chart shows the average number of other people infected by a person who has the virus, and Inslee cited a recent increase in that number as he announced Tuesday that Washington state will require people to wear facial coverings in most indoor and outdoor public settings, under a statewide public health order in response to ongoing COVID-19 related health concerns. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) WATW118

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