Graffiti decorates the foundation of the State Route 18 overpass in Auburn. City officials are looking at ways to confront a chronic problem. FILE PHOTO

Council eager to wipe away graffiti

Police, City officials trying to stay on top of a chronic problem

Dick’s Drive-In celebrates grand opening in Kent

On West Hill along Pacific Highway South | Photos

Auburn Food Bank donation box opens again for business

Restored receptacle available to take in hygiene items, nonperishable foods

Mary Lynn Pannen, founder and CEO of Sound Options, has consulted thousands of Washington families on geriatric care for 30 years. Photo courtesy of Sound Options.

Elder abuse cases are on the rise in Washington

Local agencies and geriatric care managers aim to increase public awareness about the epidemic.

Japan honors Rep. Reichert for his work

Japan recently honored U.S. Rep. David Reichert, R-Auburn, with the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star in… Continue reading

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Police investigating death of Auburn man whose body they found in the trunk of his car

Victim identified; detectives work the scene; public’s help sought

City to make a hatful of asks of its federal and state legislators

More bucks for housing assistance, more for mental health and substance abuse treatment, more for transportation and infrastructure. And while… Continue reading

 

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Local Students Engineering Smart Solutions for Boeing

Collaborative robotics, haptic alert systems for hearing-impaired employees and riveting safety — Continue reading...

 

Everybody wins in Boeing’s energy-reduction battle

There is nothing like a little friendly competition to show how when Continue reading...

 

Boeing inspires the next generation of engineers and technologists

Thousands of young students benefit from company volunteers’ teaching in STEM subjects

 

Boeing’s 737 MAX 7 takes center stage in 2018

Aircraft to be produced at Boeing’s Renton factory on the shores of Lake Washington

 

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Palouse wind farm in Eastern Washington. COURTESY PHOTO, Chris Weber, Flickr Creative Commons

Report reveals inequities of climate change in Washington

The poor and communities of color are affected the worst, according to UW study