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Community goes to work on Earth Day | PHOTOS

Volunteers gather for Clean Sweep, park playground work and other projects

  • Apr 24th, 2017

 

Suzanne Johnson named next Green River president

Dr. Suzanne Johnson will be the next president of Green River College.…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

 

Update: Traffic advisory – night work along Auburn Way North

Due to inclement weather conditions, work to complete the removal of worn…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

 

Legislature approves new transportation budget, speeds up key projects in King County

The new state transportation budget approved Friday expedites completion of key congestion…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Ready to turn story to film

Author has big plans, triggers independent film company startup

Pierce County Parks invites comments on the future of Lake Tapps County Park

Community members can help shape the future of Lake Tapps County Park…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

Honoring Bob Jones: Gymnasium sign now sports his name

Lettering for Auburn High School’s Bob Jones Gymnasium has been placed on…

  • Apr 23rd, 2017

Traffic advisory/night work: Auburn Way North, 22nd Street NE to 45th Street NE

Beginning Wednesday, April 26, through approximately Sept. 8, portions of the Auburn…

  • Apr 23rd, 2017

New state driver’s license system passes Legislature

The state Legislature on Friday approved legislation bringing the state into compliance…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Auburn traffic advisories: BNSF Railroad crossings; Merrill Gardens Project

From Sunday, April 23, to Monday, May 1, night construction work for…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Auburn School Board to honor custodian, student | Briefs

The Auburn School District Board of Directors recognizes Candace Gerlt, custodian at…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Blitz, Seahawks swoop in for Fuel Up assembly

The Seattle Seahawk’s mascot Blitz and a Sea Gal helped kicked off…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Committee to huddle Monday to discuss proposed $20 tab fee

An Auburn City Council ad hoc committee meets at 4 p.m., Monday,…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Fortunato resolution honors 119 years of Eagles service

The Senate on Monday honored the 119 years of community service given…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

VRFA recognizes long-serving volunteer

The Valley Regional Fire Authority (VRFA) recently recognized volunteer Barbara Saelid for…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Distracted driving: Legislation aims to get drivers’ attention off their phones and back on the road

Twenty-three-year-old Cody Meyer loved hiking at Wallace Falls in Gold Bar, Washington,…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Early registration offer ends Friday for Auburn’s 3K/5K Petpalooza Dog Trot

Registration for Auburn’s Dog Trot 3K/5K Fun Run is underway. Save yourself…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Humane dog treatment law signed into law

Improved health and safety standards and limits for dogs who are leashed…

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Auburn man to go the extra mile for pulmonary hypertension

Don Stevenson, Auburn’s ultra-marathon man of sole, plans to walk locally 20…

  • Apr 23rd, 2017

Auburn Police blotter | April 21

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

  • Apr 21st, 2017

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | April 21

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 219 requests for service between…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

King County Metro, Lions Club help others to see with eyewear donation

Some day or night in the last four months, on his way…

City gets the green light on signal improvements

The Washington State Department of Transportation last year awarded Auburn a $412,650…

New transfer station site irks West Hill residents

Duane and Susan Hatch have merely to step out onto their back…

Tales from the wings of pioneers

Aviation legends bring history to college

‘May the fourth be with you’: SYL Foundation hosts ‘Star Wars’ trivia challenge fundraiser

The See Ya Later Foundation hosts a “Star Wars” trivia challenge fundraiser…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Six Auburn schools earn state’s highest honor | Briefs

Six Auburn School District schools earned a 2016 Washington Achievement Award (WAA)…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Resolution declares college safe, welcoming

Green River College’s Board of Trustees wants students and faculty to know…

Auburn High’s FIRST Robotic Team, TREAD, makes world stage

Auburn High’s FIRST Robotic Team, TREAD, qualified to compete in the FIRST…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Traffic advisory: Auburn Way North, 22nd Street NE to 45th Street NE

Beginning Monday, April 17, through April 24, construction of the Auburn Way…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Tacoma man identified as victim of Auburn hit-and-run crash

A Tacoma was struck and killed in a hit-and-run crash early Sunday…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Auburn School District announces 2016-17 Teachers of the Year

The Auburn School District Board of Directors recognizes the 2016-17 Auburn School…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

VRFA partners with UpTekk to host free electronics recycling event

The Valley Regional Fire Authority, in partnership with UpTekk Recycling, hosts a…

  • Apr 13th, 2017

King County Elections hosts candidate workshops

King County Elections will host candidate workshops from 2-4 p.m. Friday, April…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

Attorney General Ferguson’s Student Loan Transparency Act passes Legislature

Attorney General Bob Ferguson’s bipartisan legislation to provide more transparency to students…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

City looks to get tougher on vehicle prowlers

If you enter a fenced area or a building without permission in…

Former school employees to host free retirement seminar

Retirement planning is hard work – it isn’t as easy as it…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Ride the Sounder train to the Mariners game on Sunday

Mariners fans can bypass weekend traffic and take Sound Transit’s Sounder train…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | April 14

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 260 calls for service between…

  • Apr 14th, 2017

‘We are better than fear’

Gov. Inslee, interfaith community gather to find ways to address hate crimes