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Protesters demand Congressman Reichert meet with constituents

Facebook Live event was inadequate, District 8 residents say

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

 

Sound Transit looking to add parking at right spot

Peering at an aerial of Sound Transit’s present parking garage at 23…

 

Closing the gender gap in tech at Green River

How the college plans to reach equal female/male enrollment in software development

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

 

King County brings secure medicine return program to the region

Program aims to decrease the risk of drug abuse, overdose and preventable poisonings

  • Feb 16th, 2017

Algona location picked for new recycling and transfer station

New facility to be built on land adjacent to the existing 50-year-old center

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Corps of Engineers begins annual Howard Hanson Dam reservoir summer refill

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers water managers began Tuesday refilling the Howard…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Trump travel ban echoes World War II Japanese-Americans’ internment order

By Enrique Pérez de la Rosa/WNPA Olympia News Bureau On March 30,…

  • Feb 20th, 2017

Universities’ secret presidential selection process sparks Senate oversight proposal

By Tim Gruver/WNPA Olympia News Bureau Applicants for universities’ top leadership positions…

  • Feb 20th, 2017

Thriving state marijuana market gets potful of legislative attention

By Tim Gruver/WNPA Olympia News Bureau A number of bills in the…

  • Feb 20th, 2017

New leadership announced for Mormon church in Auburn

The Auburn Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Auburn traffic advisories: Project work, road closure

• 15th Street NW – Terrace Drive to Pike Street NW Starting…

  • Feb 16th, 2017

Democrats seek to shield Washingtonians from President’s executive orders

By Enrique Pérez de la Rosa/WNPA Olympia News Bureau Washington State Democrats…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Olympic’s Hunter is Classified Employee of the Year | School briefs

The Auburn School District Board of Directors recognizes Pilar Hunter as the…

  • Feb 13th, 2017

Caregiver’s Survival session set for Feb. 25

Caregivers are often unsung heroes while caring for family members, neighbors, clients…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Auburn student serves as page for Sen. Fortunato

Akira White, a sophomore at Auburn Riverside High School, spent a week…

  • Feb 13th, 2017

3No Networking gathering joins Backus’ State of the City address on Thursday

Business leaders and guests are invited to the 3No Networking gathering at…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Pete’s Pool? City chooses to name lake after former mayor

City leaders on Monday answered the big question: what feature of Auburn’s…

City to add more downtown parking

The City of Auburn expects to add 62 more downtown permit parking…

Pacific unable to reach consensus to fill vacant City Council seat

Pacific Municipal Court Judge Stephen Rochon waited in the background to swear…

Basketball and the ABC’s

Globetrotter brings hoops wizardry, message to Evergreen Heights students

Voter-approved levies increase taxes to support schools, public safety and transportation

King County Treasury began sending out the annual property tax bills on…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Legislative proposal overhauls initiative review process to assure constitutionality

By Tim Gruver/WNPA Olympia News Bureau A lot of time and money…

  • Feb 13th, 2017

Lands that Doreen Johnson worked to protect will now carry her name

King County Council gives unanimous support to renaming parcels in honor of community leader

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Auburn Police blotter | Feb. 17

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others,…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Feb. 17

Between Feb. 6 and 12, the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to…

  • Feb 17th, 2017

Orion receives Puget Sound Business Journal 2017 Innovation award

The Puget Sound Business Journal has selected Orion Industries as the 2017…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Auburn traffic advisory: 2nd Street SE- South Division Street to A Street SE

On Friday, Feb. 17 construction of the Merrill Gardens project will require…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Algona man ordered to repay more than $12,000 in workers’ comp scam

A service technician who claimed he was too injured to work yet…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Inslee visits Islamic center, delivers message of hope and understanding

Muslim community thanks governor for his fight against Trump’s executive order on immigration

Pacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance names Orion’s Theisen Executive of the Year

The Pacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance (PNAA) has selected Orion President and CEO…

  • Feb 16th, 2017

Sexual assault cold cases earn legislators’ attention

By Tim Gruver/WNPA Olympia News Bureau In past decades a rape case…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Auburn traffic advisory: Night work, A Street SE from 41st Street SE to Stuck River Bridge

From Tuesday, Feb. 14, through Wednesday, Feb. 15, roadwork related to the…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Auburn Police blotter | Feb. 10

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others,…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Jan. 10

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 247 calls for service between…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Auburn City Council reviewing travel costs, policy

Homelessness, affordable housing and domestic violence are topics of public concern and…

Pacific City Council vacancy attracts five candidates

An open seat on Pacific’s City Council has kicked up a lot…

Auburn teen earns national recognition for outstanding community service

A nationwide program recently honored Auburn’s Ethan Choi for his outstanding community…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Highline student creates artwork for Feb. 25 Latinx Summit

New format, new name for third annual event

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Auburn student serves as page for Sen. Fain

Joseph Arcarese III, an eighth-grade student from Seattle Christian School, spent a…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Matter of honor

Auburn VFW Post 1741 looking for help in properly retiring worn U.S. flags

  • Feb 8th, 2017