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

Green River College President Suzanne Johnson, who does not dispute a review that found GRC had violated statutory and regulatory requirements, said the school has won an appeal to have the Department of Education greatly reduce its $574,500 fine. FILE PHOTO

Green River College wins appeal; fine reduced for violations

DOE: school failed to report crime statistics and inform public; GRC to pay $250,000

Two Auburn men among 29 arrested in drug busts

Agents execute warrants in five Western Washington counties

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

Tenants say things are bad at mobile home park, demand changes

Twenty-three fed-up tenants of Laurelwood Mobile Home Park in south Auburn joined advocates from the Washington Community Action Network (CAN)… Continue reading

King County’s Solid Waste Division hosts a community open house in Algona on Wednesday, Dec. 12, to discuss the design of a new solid waste and recycling transfer station that will replace a facility in operation for more than 50 years (shown above) and include new services for disposal of recycling, yard waste and household hazardous waste. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

A peek at the new South County Recycling and Transfer Station

Open house in Algona on Dec. 12 to focus on design of solid waste and recycling center

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Your Voice, Auburn Library host town hall meeting with 47th Legislative District lawmakers on Dec. 13

Your Voice, a new community and civic engagement platform, and the Auburn Library host an interactive and participatory town hall… Continue reading

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Sports

Eagles swoop past Trojans in division play

McDaniels erupts for 41 points for Federal Way; Auburn building a young team

 

Clearing space for all to train

Auburn Mountainview High School transforms storage room into aerobic fitness center

 

 

Marketplace

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

 

Opinion
From early indications, Gov. Jay Inslee may be making a run at the presidency in 2020. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Is Inslee about to prep for presidential run?

Can a little known Thoroughbred from the Pacific Northwest capture the 2020 derby of Democratic presidential candidates? It sure looks Continue reading...

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Cost, availability of health care poses a primary concern | Brunell

When Congress convenes next year, lawmakers must focus on the cost and quality of health care. In November, voters made Continue reading...

 

Northwest
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