YMCA to acquire Nexus Youth and Families to keep the good work going

Partnership promises to boost agency’s reach in South King County area

Police investigating fatal collision at Auburn Way South and Dogwood Street SE

The Auburn Police Department Traffic Unit is investigating a fatal collision at Auburn Way South and Dogwood Street SE. An… Continue reading

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City to help seniors with grand funds from ‘hub’ arrangement

King County’s senior citizens 55 and up have a wealth of resources and services to tap into. But figuring out… Continue reading

MultiCare Auburn Medical Center notifying patients of tuberculosis exposure

Advisory follows confirmation that an employee at the hospital tested positive for the disease

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Coulterberry and jockey Amadeo Perez charge to victory in the $50,000 Muckleshoot Tribal Classic in Septemver at Emerald Downs. COURTESY TRACK PHOTO

Emerald Downs announces 2020 race dates; 63-day meet opens April 18

Emerald Downs Racetrack and Casino has announced a 63-day live racing season in 2020, with opening day Saturday, April 18… Continue reading

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City sets Nov. 18 public hearing on property tax levy, revenue sources

The city of Auburn estimates the 2020 property tax levy will be $22.4 million, in addition to new construction and… Continue reading

Mulenga builds on lead over Burnett in Auburn City Council race; Holman stays ahead of Grames for school board seat

The latest combined King and Pierce counties general election updates saw one candidate for Auburn City Counncil and another for… Continue reading

Political activist Tim Eyman campaigns for Initiative 976 on Nov. 5 in downtown Bellevue. The initiative promised $30 car tabs while functionally eliminating the ability of agencies like Sound Transit to raise taxes for its projects. Photo by Aaron Kunkler

Election analysis: I-976 vote casts South King County against Seattle, Eastside

Preliminary precinct counts show support for the initiative split by region.

King County will challenge legality of I-976

County Executive Dow Constantine: ‘We must clean up another mess that Tim Eyman has created for our state, our region, and our economy’

Voters are narrowly rejecting affirmative action

The no camp on affirmative action is winning by just over one point.

I-976 is passing, worrying transit advocates

The initiative promises $30 car tabs, but opponents say it will destroy state transit infrastructure.

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Auburn School District to celebrate outgoing school board members

The Auburn School District honors two outgoing school board members – Ray Vefik and Robyn Mulenga – for their service… Continue reading

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Night work road closure scheduled for part of A Street SE | UPDATES

On Monday evening Nov. 18, through Friday morning Nov. 22, construction work by Pivetta Brothers Construction for the A Street… Continue reading

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Marketplace

Bridging the digital divide in Washington

Comcast’s Internet Essentials program has connected nearly 340,000 in Washington State

 

Comcast honors King County high school students

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

 

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Vehicles passing through flooded street. File photo

King County Flood Control District to vote on 2020 budget

The budget will fund a variety of programs across the county.