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Auburn’s Bowers serves as a page for Rep. Valdez

Giovanni Bowers, a student at Auburn High School, served as a page this week in the state House of Representatives. Rep. Javier Valdez, D-Seattle, sponsored… Continue reading

  • Mar 23, 2019

 

Auburn Police blotter | March 22

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between March 14 and 20: March 13 Traffic offense: 7:42 a.m., 800 17th… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2019

 

Serving up the savory and smooth tastes at Bella’s

Larry and Joyce Ward open new Italian restaurant in south Auburn

 

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | March 22

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 255 calls for service between March 11 and 18, among them the following: March 11 Car vs. pedestrian:… Continue reading

  • Mar 22, 2019
A man addresses the King County Council during a public hearing March 20 at New Life Church in Renton. He presented bags filled with what he said was hazardous materials dropped on his property by bald eagles. Another speaker made similar claims. Haley Ausbun/staff photo

Locals show support for King County waste to energy plant

Public hearing on landfill’s future was held March 20 in Renton.

A man addresses the King County Council during a public hearing March 20 at New Life Church in Renton. He presented bags filled with what he said was hazardous materials dropped on his property by bald eagles. Another speaker made similar claims. Haley Ausbun/staff photo

Spin ‘n grin

Auburn embraces warmth

  • Mar 21, 2019

Auburn School District Career Fair set for March 23

The Auburn School District hosts a Career Fair from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 23 in the Commons at Auburn High School, 711 E.… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2019

Maintenance work planned for A Street SE – 15th Street SE to 21st Street SE | UPDATES

On Thursday, March 21, and Friday, March 22, maintenance work by Monarch Tree Service for Lamar Advertising will require a southbound right lane closure on… Continue reading

  • Mar 21, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO, The Museum of Flight

Green technologies for aviation explored in Saturday lecture

Boeing ecoDemonstrator director gives presentation March 23

  • Mar 21, 2019
COURTESY PHOTO, The Museum of Flight

Mayor talks ‘connections’

Backus: people of Auburn coming together to improve the community they share

Kahler to make another run for City Council seat in November

Auburn man wants to find ways to ease homelessness, avoid budget troubles

Police chief honors four officers for life-saving heroics

Four Auburn Police officers at 12:46 p.m. Jan. 11 responded to an unconscious man down and turning blue on the parking lot of the Auburn… Continue reading

Sound Transit Board member to seek removal of Kent site for light rail facility

Upthegrove wants Lowe’s/Dick’s Drive-In location taken off list for multiple reasons

Dave Reichert Day proclaimed in King County

In recognition of former Congressman Dave Reichert’s decades of public service, the King County Council declared Wednesday, March 20 as Dave Reichert Day. The Auburn… Continue reading

  • Mar 20, 2019
After being homeless, Christy X (pictured) moved into her Coniston Arms Apartments unit in Seattle at the beginning of 2019. She had bounced around from shelters to friends’ places after facing an eviction at her West Seattle apartment in October 2018. A diversion program run by the nonprofit Mary’s Place helped her find housing. File photo

State lawmakers consider eviction reform legislation

Sen. Patty Kuderer, D-Bellevue, is bill’s prime sponsor.

  • Mar 20, 2019
After being homeless, Christy X (pictured) moved into her Coniston Arms Apartments unit in Seattle at the beginning of 2019. She had bounced around from shelters to friends’ places after facing an eviction at her West Seattle apartment in October 2018. A diversion program run by the nonprofit Mary’s Place helped her find housing. File photo

VRFA honors employees at annual awards banquet

McFeron, Smith, Chang receive top awards for their work in 2018

  • Mar 19, 2019

King County Elections hosts workshop for candidates in Auburn on March 25

King County Elections hosts a series of candidate workshops for anyone interested in running for office. Workshops are set for March and April. The series… Continue reading

  • Mar 19, 2019

Mayor’s State of the City address set for Wednesday

Mayor Nancy Backus’ State of the City address is Wednesday, March 20, at the Auburn Avenue Theater, 10 Auburn Ave. The public is invited to… Continue reading

Highline College’s Student Poetry Contest yields 10 finalists from 106 entries

Free events, celebration of winners coming in April

  • Mar 18, 2019

Auburn Valley YMCA, Auburn School District team up for kids

Partners to provide before-school program for students experiencing homelessness

  • Mar 18, 2019