Mark Klaas

Auburn police need help in finding Caleta

The Auburn Police Department and the family of Caleta S. White are asking for the public's help in locating their missing daughter.

Auburn cast presents ‘Seussical’

As a complex amalgamation of many of Dr. Seuss's most famous books, "Seussical" has been described as an imaginative, magical, tuneful spectacle.

Toll lanes are here to stay, grow | Klaas

Some like it HOT. More drivers are warming up to the Valley Freeway's (HOT) high-occupancy toll lanes, giving engineers and transportation leaders hope that the project eventually will expand to further ease gridlock on one of the state's most congested corridors.

Explorer program shows the way for Auburn-area youth

Looking for guidance, discipline and skills, Auburn's Keith Nichols found it working closely with a cop. "I love it," said the 19-year-old Nichols. "I've gained confidence and self-worth."

As Pacific Turns, a new drama series

Pacific City Hall provides few dull moments these cloudy days. Controversy, awakened by what some consider the fumblings of a new administration, grips this small town in Auburn's shadow.

MISC2 plays on to support cancer alliance

A talented group of young singers and musicians came together for a good cause last Friday.

Pacific councilmember serves despite murder conviction

A Pacific City Council member killed his wife decades ago but should keep his elected position.

Shooting for better fare, service at Auburn’s Copper Falls

The food and service weren't up to par for golfers. So said a report that examined conditions and recommended ways to improve the menu and accommodations at Copper Falls Restaurant & Bar on the Auburn Golf Course.

Doing it right, by design at Auburn’s SKC Industries

From the confines of his multi-faceted one-man shop, Tom Erdmann Jr. brings many things to life with his artistry.

‘I am not a liar’: Pacific mayor defends, proves service record

Cy Sun came not as Pacific's recently-elected mayor but as a citizen determined to defend his military record.

Auburn ride bears comfort for others

Clad in leather, clutching furry friends, Laura Garvin smiled at the large gathering. And well she should smile — after all, Gavin's partly responsible for that crazy Sunday afternoon every February when Auburn Regional Medical Center succumbs to motorcycle madness.

Making the grade: Program boosts student performance at Auburn Mountainview

Call it innovation or more fittingly, intervention. A strategic program is making a difference for students at Auburn Mountainview High School.

New Pacific mayor’s changes jolt City Hall, community

Cy Sun vowed last fall that if voters elected him mayor of Pacific, change would come to City Hall.

Remodeled coffee stand opens in Pacific

Formerly a barista, Lacey Haack now owns and operates a remodeled coffee stand in south Auburn.

Exchange of tastes, business to help Auburn | Klaas

Washington wine for Japanese sake. Sounds like an inviting exchange, and one international business arrangement Auburn leaders soon hope to toast.

Sabo captures Miss Auburn crown; Arthur takes teen title

Tera Sabo considered herself a contestant, not a contender. A year removed from her first experience at the Miss Auburn Scholarship Pageant pageant, the 18-year-old from Maple Valley returned a wiser, more composed young lady to confront the bright lights of the Performing Arts Center stage.

First Miss Auburn recalls shining moment

As a young, idealistic and naive teenager, Ann Worden didn't expect much to happen when she stepped onto the bright stage in the spring of 1963.

Auburn girl to share her story of recovery at AYR benefit Feb. 10

In her darkest days, the wrath of her child's abusive father rained down on her. Their relationship was volatile, with a latent threat always hanging in the air.

Auburn woman fights back to set U.S. powerlifting masters records

A painful injury, a break from the action didn't discourage Jill Joiner-Wong from trying again.

Auburn woman captures spirit of her family farm life in children’s book series

The lasting images and unforgettable stories often bring Janet Solar Lybeck back to the family farm.