The Columbia Sportswear store in downtown Seattle was looted during the May 30 protests and is now boarded up. Company employees said the store at Third Avenue and Pine Street is closing permanently. (Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times)
The Columbia Sportswear store in downtown Seattle was looted during the May 30 protests and is now boarded up. Company employees said the store at Third Avenue and Pine Street is closing permanently. (Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times)
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Columbia Sportswear is the latest downtown Seattle business to pull out due to the coronavirus

In yet another sign of COVID-19's mounting economic costs, the Columbia Sportswear store has joined the list of businesses that won’t reopen in downtown Seattle after the pandemic.

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