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Utility work to affect Auburn Way North, 10th Street NE to 15th Street NE | Update

Beginning Tuesday, Jan. 22, through Friday, Feb. 8, utility work by InfraSource Services for Puget Sound Energy will require lane closures and disruptions to both… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2019

 

‘Super blood moon’ eclipse beams over Auburn

Stargazers in Auburn caught a rare glimpse of a “super blood moon” eclipse Sunday night, with the Earth’s natural satellite sidekick turning a visible shade… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2019

 

Auburn Food Bank dedicates service Jan. 23 to help federal employees

The Auburn Food Bank is offering a food bank service Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 5 to 7 p.m., for federal employees who are affected by… Continue reading

  • Jan 21, 2019

 

Enz seizes the moment, captures Miss Auburn crown

Douglas wins Teen title during scholarship program at the Performing Arts Center | PHOTOS

Residents at SeaTac’s Firs Mobile Home Park received a closure notice for October 31, but most have chosen to stay in their homes. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

South King County coalition targets affordable housing

Rent and housing prices hit south end communities hard; SeaTac, Tukwila, Kent, Burien, Renton and Auburn are working to create organization like Eastside’s ARCH

Residents at SeaTac’s Firs Mobile Home Park received a closure notice for October 31, but most have chosen to stay in their homes. Photo by Melissa Hellmann

Auburn Police blotter | Jan. 18

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between Jan. 8 and 12: Jan. 8 Theft: 2 a.m., A and 2nd… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Jan. 18

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 254 calls for service between Jan. 7 and 13, among them the following: Jan. 7 Aid call: 11:48… Continue reading

  • Jan 18, 2019

Microsoft will invest $500 million toward regional housing

Mayors of nine cities — including Auburn, Kent, Federal Way, Bellevue, Kirkland, Redmond, Issaquah, Renton and Sammamish — have pledged to help

Sound Transit CEO says Dick’s Drive-In site to remain option for light rail yard

Rogoff claims landfill site could be too expensive

Soroptimists host Cupid’s Crab and Brew Fest benefit on Feb. 9

Soroptimist International of Auburn hosts its Cupid’s Crab and Brew Fest at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Auburn Community & Event Center, 910… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2019

Miss Auburn, Miss Auburn’s Outstanding Teen tiaras up for grabs Saturday

Seven contestants compete for the crown of Miss Auburn, and five vie for Miss Auburn’s Outstanding Teen title at the Performing Arts Center on Saturday.… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2019

Responding to a cry for help

United Way of King County’s Family Resource Exchange serves hundreds of homeless at Green River College

Leaving proud and grateful

Fain offers former colleagues the best on his last day as state senator, looks forward to what’s ahead

Highline College celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. with free events Jan. 22-25

The public is invited to free events Jan. 22–25 as Highline College hosts its annual Martin Luther King Jr. Week celebration. Marking what would have… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2019
Illustration by Eroyn Franklin

How to get 4Culture funding for your creative project

4Culture, King County’s cultural funding agency, is offering grants to individuals and organizations who are working on projects related to arts, heritage and preservation. Agency… Continue reading

  • Jan 17, 2019
Illustration by Eroyn Franklin

City offers assistance to federal employees

Late fees, service interruptions suspended for furloughed Auburn residents

  • Jan 17, 2019

Rebuild or redevelop?

Owner may decide Heritage site’s fate in 2019

Kent City Council opposes light rail yard at Lowe’s, Dick’s Drive-In sites

Sound Transit considers locations for new operations, maintenance facility on West Hill

Driver smacks into building

A woman who was heading east on East Main Street Sunday swerved to avoid a truck that had stopped in front of her near D… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2019

Gildo Rey Elementary earns national honor for student success

Gildo Rey Elementary School continues to produce excellence from the classroom. The Auburn school was recently named a National ESEA (Elementary and Secondary Education Act)… Continue reading