Robert Whale

Robert posted 1619 stories to Auburn Reporter.
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Auburn’s proposed car tab fee parked, for now

Given that its 120-day tabling of the motion for the $20 car…

  • Jun 22nd, 2017 10:30am

Pioneer steps it up, supports healthy crusade

Pioneer Elementary School has garnered many well-deserved plaudits and attaboys and attagirls…

  • Jun 21st, 2017 3:11pm

Auburn man gets 9 years for arson spree

Scaring and angering the community, Michael Austin McGrath set 10 known structure…

  • Jun 21st, 2017 3:14pm

Class acts: Auburn seniors shine in all they do | GREAT GRADS ’17

A listing of the activities Leila Lewis has been involved in during…

  • Jun 16th, 2017 10:56am

Finding their place, finding their way at West Auburn | GREAT GRADS ’17

When Alma Lopez entered Mountainview High School as a freshman in 2013,…

  • Jun 15th, 2017 5:30pm

Innovative school efforts impress Inslee in visit to Auburn

Gov. Jay Inslee visited Cascade Middle School last week to see, he…

  • Jun 16th, 2017 10:52am

Auburn sees its share of older homeless on the streets

Every day, staff at Valley Cities out-patient clinic on I Street Northeast…

  • Jun 16th, 2017 10:53am

City leaders remember councilman of ‘rare soul’

Nancy Backus will remember his impish grin, miss it perhaps most of…

  • Jun 8th, 2017 1:30pm

Auburn launches small business incubator in partnership with Port of Seattle

You’ve got a killer idea for a business. Great. Marvelous. Outstanding. Now,…

  • Jun 8th, 2017 3:05pm

Man gets 45 years in prison for killing two men at bus stop

Froilan Hermenegildo shot and killed two men at a bus stop in…

  • Jun 7th, 2017 1:46pm

Jackson urges help for youth

Nexus director describes plight of the many homeless

  • Jun 4th, 2017 9:34am

Kahler vows to tackle homelessness in race for City Council seat

Mike Kahler hopes to win Position 6 on the Auburn City Council…

  • Jun 1st, 2017 1:30pm

Cafe brimming with brews

Newly-opened Craft Beer offers comfort, many tastes

  • Jun 4th, 2017 9:36am

Making meaningful, moving music

Teen’s artistry draws attention, chance to record at famed studio

  • May 30th, 2017 11:00am

City to decide how far to spread ‘digital parity’

Not only did the idea of providing equal broadband access to more…

  • May 25th, 2017 12:35pm

Council opts for resolution

City welcomes immigrants, but not sanctuary status

  • May 23rd, 2017 11:04am

City, partners to provide shelter relief for the homeless

Sheltering and expanding sheltering for homeless people in Auburn was the top…

  • May 11th, 2017 3:30pm

Author scripts own twist on poetry

McBreen serves up selections, funny and insightful

  • May 11th, 2017 3:30pm

Sanctuary city? City Council must decide

City leaders could reaffirm the resolution a previous council adopted eight years…

  • May 12th, 2017 2:03pm

Wagner decides to end 27-year run on Auburn City Council

After 27 years on the Auburn City Council, Rich Wagner is calling…

  • May 10th, 2017 1:20pm

Auburn Police arrest 3 suspects in burglary at the mall

At about 3:40 a.m., May 4, Auburn Police Officers responded to a…

  • May 10th, 2017 1:22pm

Brewing a recipe for business

Father, son turn passion into a brewery

  • May 8th, 2017 1:30pm

Residents urge City to have a change of heart

Many plea for ordinance granting sanctuary status

  • May 3rd, 2017 2:49pm

Man pleads guilty to shooting to death two men at Auburn bus stop

A 20-year-old man pleaded guilty April 27 to a drive-by shooting that…

  • May 1st, 2017 1:03pm

Report: Auburn Police second only to Kent for busiest valley agencies

Auburn Police officers used force on 135 occasions in 2016, one time…

  • Apr 27th, 2017 4:30pm

City looks at options to pay for roads

It’s no secret. Too many of Auburn’s arterials, streets and roads are…

  • Apr 27th, 2017 2:30pm

City looking to transform ‘beach’ to park

If you’re heading south along 104th Avenue Southeast toward 8th Street most…

  • Apr 26th, 2017 3:26pm

City gets the green light on signal improvements

The Washington State Department of Transportation last year awarded Auburn a $412,650…

  • Apr 21st, 2017 2:30pm

New transfer station site irks West Hill residents

Duane and Susan Hatch have merely to step out onto their back…

  • Apr 21st, 2017 10:46am

King County Metro, Lions Club help others to see with eyewear donation

Some day or night in the last four months, on his way…

  • Apr 20th, 2017 2:30pm

City looks to get tougher on vehicle prowlers

If you enter a fenced area or a building without permission in…

  • Apr 17th, 2017 1:04pm

Angry Auburn man threatens Mexican neighbor, chases her with knife

When a neighbor told Travis Spike Senner she was from Mexico, King…

  • Apr 12th, 2017 2:37pm

Auburn man gets jail time for using a fake name in $114K workers’ comp scam

An Auburn man will spend 60 days in jail for stealing workers’…

  • Apr 12th, 2017 12:43pm

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | April 7

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 241 calls for service between…

  • Apr 7th, 2017 12:28pm

Brown throws hat in City Council ring

Auburn, like other city governments, is struggling to provide many necessary services…

  • Apr 9th, 2017 9:33am

Museum discovery: Open spaces for new inurnments at Auburn’s Pioneer Cemetery

Using ground-penetrating radar and research, the White River Valley Museum has determined…

  • Apr 6th, 2017 7:57am

Man sentenced to 50 years in Auburn DUI crash that killed 4

The insults done to the bodies of the five victims in the…

  • Apr 4th, 2017 5:38pm

Auburn Police arrest man in road-rage shooting

Auburn Police arrested a 37-year-old man early Thursday morning March 30 on…

  • Apr 6th, 2017 12:26pm

Blue-light phones to boost safety at city parks

For more than a year, City officials have pondered ways to enhance…

  • Mar 30th, 2017 11:16am

City wants tired slogan to fade away

Let it die. Though the order’s not yet official, such appears to…

  • Mar 29th, 2017 6:30pm