Chris Vance has his doubts about the Republican party and where it is going. COURTESY PHOTO

Pulling no punches

From chairman of the state Republican party to party pariah, Chris Vance explains why

City moves ahead to garner money for affordable housing

Budget effect for Auburn? Worth about $155,000 per year for the next 20 years

Waste Management presents a $1,500 check to the Auburn Food Bank in the community’s fight against hunger on Thursday at City Hall. From left, Laura Moser, municipal & community relations manager at Waste Management; Debbie Christian, executive director of the Auburn Food Bank; and Auburn Mayor Nancy Backus. COURTESY PHOTO, Waste Management

Mayor Backus kicks off food drive in partnership with Auburn Food Bank and Waste Management

Auburn Mayor Nancy Backus and Auburn Food Bank Director Debbie Christian on Thursday morning kicked off the 2019 Mayor’s Day… Continue reading

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Main Street Festival to embrace downtown Auburn on Saturday

Music and food, fun and games come to downtown Auburn for the Main Street Festival on Saturday. The festival, presented… Continue reading

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Sprinkler system drowns apartment fire on Lea Hill, no one hurt

Valley Regional Fire Authority personnel responded to a small fire in one unit of the Cedar Ridge apartments on Lea… Continue reading

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Missing Enumclaw man who worked as BNSF engineer in Auburn found dead in Oregon

The girlfriend of an Enumclaw man who’d been missing for 17 days told investigators Tuesday she had found his body… Continue reading

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New in blue: Officer Faddis joins Auburn Police force

District Court Judge Matthew York swears in the latest addition to the Auburn Police Department’s blue crew, Officer Jonathan Faddis,… Continue reading

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King County alcohol production ordinance could be approved by year’s end

Update to county code has been more than a year in the making.

KCSO found all but one of the 108 allegations of excessive or unnecessary use of force were justified

The Office of Law Enforcement Oversight has released its annual 2018 report.

Sports

Forward, Tauiliili power ground game as Auburn Riverside runs over Lakeside 37-0

Javon Forward ran for 152 yards and two touchdowns as Auburn Riverside thumped visiting Lakeside of Seattle 37-0 in a… Continue reading

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Unmachable prevails in the Washington Cup Juvenile Colt & Gelding. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

$100,000 Gottstein Futurity headlines closing day

An overflow field of 13 juveniles were entered in Sunday’s $100,000 Gottstein Futurity at 1 1/16 miles, the final of… Continue reading

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Life

Zucchini anyone? Plan now to turn garden overflow into healthy, economical meals – and reduce waste

Is your garden brimming with cucumbers, zucchini and kale? For Auburn residents gifted with green thumbs, late summer means baskets… Continue reading

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Warning signs of suicide, and how to help

By MultiCare Health System More than 300 million people of all ages worldwide suffer from depression, according to the World… Continue reading

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Marketplace

Comcast honors King County high school students

Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards $95,000 in scholarships to Washington students

 

Comcast Uniquely Positioned to Bridge Seattle’s Digital Divide

The City of Seattle Technology Access and Adoption study showed that more Continue reading...