Business

Bartell’s 17th annual School Tools donation drive supports local students

Bartell Drugs, in partnership with local radio station STAR 101.5 and World Vision, is helping set students up for success. From Aug. 4-30, Bartell’s 17th… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2019
Way Scarff and his family-owned and operated dealership have been a big part of the Auburn community. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Way Scarff Ford celebrating 97 years

Way Scarff Ford is turning 97. Auburn’s family owned and operated dealership is celebrating the anniversary on Aug. 16-18, with special offers, food and prizes.… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2019
Way Scarff and his family-owned and operated dealership have been a big part of the Auburn community. REPORTER FILE PHOTO

Road to an electric vehicle future

PSE invites the public to free ride and drive events

  • Jul 31, 2019

New income thresholds for property tax reduction programs

Far more residents will be eligible for assistance in 2020

  • Jul 24, 2019

Public invited to nominate Washington businesses that go the extra mile

Each year, the Office of the Secretary of State calls for nominations for the Corporations for Communities Award. Now in its tenth year, the Corporations… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2019
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King County Housing Authority receives PSE grant for solar panels

Meadows on Lea Hill Apartments to receive the installation

  • Jul 15, 2019
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Property values rose 2.6% on Auburn’s West Hill in 2018; notices are in the mail

The King County Assessor’s Office has begun the annual process of mailing valuation notices to more than 700,000 property owners. Notices should be arriving soon… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2019

Neighborhood welcomes new owners of storied market

Auburn’s 55-year-old building continues to run as a grocery store for the community

Developer gets the green light on north-end property

Council OKs revisions in deal with Inland Construction to build on former outdoor theater site

Waste Management to provide service as usual on July 4

Waste Management customers in Auburn and King County will be serviced as usual on Thursday, the Fourth of July. For year-round holiday schedules and other… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2019

Raceway Heated Storage in Auburn comes on board as U-Hul dealer

U-Haul Company of Washington has announced that Raceway Heated Storage has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Auburn community. Raceway Heated… Continue reading

  • Jun 21, 2019

Orion Industries launches new brand

Change emphasizes current and future growth in company’s mission and business

  • Jun 20, 2019

Payroll hiring moderates slightly in May

State’s unemployment rate stays at 4.7 percent

  • Jun 19, 2019

50 electric buses coming to local transit agencies; $13.3M from VW settlement used to reduce diesel pollution

The number of electric buses rolling through Washington communities will more than double in the months ahead as the Washington Department of Ecology invests $13.3… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2019

Washington’s average wage tops $65,000 in 2018

Washington’s average annual wage grew by 5.5 percent in 2018 to $65,301, according to the state Employment Security Department – representing the largest percentage increase… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2019

Makerspaces essential solution to job gap | SBA

By Jeremy Field, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) When it comes to finding skilled workers to fill the estimated 7.5 million job openings in the… Continue reading

  • Jun 9, 2019

Forbes names MultiCare to America’s Best Employers By State list

Forbes announced Wednesday that MultiCare has been included on their first “America’s Best Employers By State” list – ranking in the top third of 36… Continue reading

  • Jun 5, 2019

New Auburn clinic trying to bridge gap in health care

Husband, wife team up: doctors open Docere Integrated Medicine

  • Jun 4, 2019

PNW Coffee Co. opens second location in the Auburn area

PNW Coffee Co. has opened a café at the Auburn Station in downtown, its second location in the area. Connie Krier and Jenniffer Trinidad –… Continue reading

  • Jun 3, 2019
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Remodeled Pizza at Muckleshoot Casino opens

Newly remodeled, Pizza at Muckleshoot Casino has reopened with a large menu of pizza, sandwiches and salads. The restaurant, inside the casino at 2402 Auburn… Continue reading

  • May 29, 2019
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