U.S. Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., addresses Growing Veterans, a local organization working on behalf of veterans, during her visit to Auburn last week. “Although we have made some progress in caring for our veterans,” Murray said, “we have a lot of work left to do to make sure we’re truly taking care of those who have served us.” - Robert Whale, Auburn Reporter

Sen. Murray visits farm to see what Growing Veterans is all about

  • Aug 25, 2016 at 4:00PM updated Aug 28, 2016 at 11:55PM

Sen. Patty Murray sees for herself what Growing Veterans, a local organization working on behalf of veterans, has been doing for comrades in arms since its founding in 2012


Community Events, August 2016

Add an Event
Kent Reporter

Sound Transit to add mid-day south line Sounder train starting Sept. 12

  • Today at 12:53PM

Sound Transit will add a mid-day Sounder train to its popular weekday south line service beginning Monday, Sept. 12, including stops in Auburn, Kent and Tukwila.

Kent Reporter

Parents, state file motions to intervene in charter school lawsuit

  • Aug 29, 2016 at 6:00PM updated Aug 30, 2016 at 10:30AM

Twelve families, representing Washington's eight public charter schools – including Excel Public Charter School in Kent – as well the Washington State Charter Schools Association, filed a collective motion last week to intervene in a recently filed lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the schools.

Auburn man severely burned in apartment fire; neighbors pull him to safety

  • Aug 29, 2016 at 11:45AM

Quick-thinking neighbors pulled a man from his second-floor apartment when a fire broke out in the Auburn building early Monday morning, the Valley Regional Fire Authority reported.

Renton Reporter

Martial arts teacher's relationship with victim began when she was 14, according to court documents | UPDATED

  • Aug 26, 2016 at 2:00PM updated at 11:07PM

Robert James Morrison on Friday was officially charged with one count of communicating with a minor for immoral purposes and three counts of rape of a child in the third degree.

Question of the Day

Is the public school year too long?

More News

Read the Aug 26
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates