This artist’s rendering depicts what the Hilton hotel south of Safeway on Auburn Way South will look like. COURTESY IMAGE

‘Tru By Hilton’ project ready to sprout

Four-story, 90-room, 40,000-square-foot hotel planned for downtown site

Enz seizes the moment, captures Miss Auburn crown

Douglas wins Teen title during scholarship program at the Performing Arts Center | PHOTOS

Measles investigation in King County; infected man was at Auburn, Kent, Covington locations

Local public health officials are investigating a suspected measles infection in a King County resident who had been at public… Continue reading

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State Rep. Sullivan proposes 1 percent interest rate for student loans

Attempt to make higher education more affordable

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Public hearing for proposed Auburn opioid treatment program is slated for Jan. 31

The Washington State Department of Health is asking for public input on a proposed opioid treatment program in Auburn. The… Continue reading

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‘Super blood moon’ eclipse beams over Auburn

Stargazers in Auburn caught a rare glimpse of a “super blood moon” eclipse Sunday night, with the Earth’s natural satellite… Continue reading

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Auburn Food Bank dedicates service Jan. 23 to help federal employees

The Auburn Food Bank is offering a food bank service Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 5 to 7 p.m., for federal… Continue reading

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News

11-mile legacy: the history of Green Valley Road; talk is Saturday

From native trail to cow path to major farm-to-market road, Green Valley Road is one of only nine King County-designated… Continue reading

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Envisioning an Auburn Arts Alley: share your ideas

As Auburn’s historic downtown continues to grow and evolve, the community continues to imagine opportunities to revitalize the heart of… Continue reading

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Marketplace
More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

 

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond

 

First BOEING 777X flight test airplane comes together

Boeing’s longest passenger jet to fly in 2019

 

Opinion
Gov. Jay Inslee. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Inslee sounding more presidential than ever

“Washington’s Unwritten Chapter” was the title of the State of the State address Tuesday, Jan. 15. “Strange Case of Governor… Continue reading

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East Coast seaports ramping up capabilities | Brunell

While many eyes are fixed on trade talks between our country and China, leaders at America’s ports are positioning their… Continue reading

 

Northwest
Residents at SeaTac’s Firs Mobile Home Park received a closure notice for October 31, but most have chosen to stay in their homes. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

South King County coalition targets affordable housing

Rent and housing prices hit south end communities hard; SeaTac, Tukwila, Kent, Burien, Renton and Auburn are working to create organization like Eastside’s ARCH