The Barkfest & Rover Romp 3K and 5K Run/Walk, a benefit for the Auburn Valley Humane Society, comes to Roegner Park on Saturday. - Rachel Ciampi, Auburn Reporter

Barkfest & Rover Romp returns to the park

  • Aug 25, 2016 at 11:00AM updated Aug 26, 2016 at 12:37PM

The Barkfest & Rover Romp 3K and 5K Run/Walk – Auburn Valley Humane Society's annual fundraiser – returns Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to Roegner Park, 601 Oravetz Road SE, Auburn.


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AYR receives state funding to expand outreach

  • Aug 26, 2016 at 10:00AM

Young people in South King County who struggle to find safety and stability will get a sense of hope and critical support, thanks to new state funding.

The right stuff: Saint Martin’s engineering team takes second place in national contest

  • Aug 25, 2016 at 4:00PM

For a hardworking team of Saint Martin’s University civil engineering students, several months of planning, building and testing ended triumphantly when its 17-foot-long concrete beam bested all but one competitor in the annual Big Beam Contest.

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Nonprofit offers free classes to survivors of domestic violence

  • Aug 25, 2016 at 2:24PM

The Jennifer Beach Foundation (JNBF) provides advocacy, education and temporary assistance to the community addressing issues related to child abuse and domestic violence (DV).

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