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Warning sign for a road closure. File photo

King County examines options to fund roads and bridges

Shortfall is roughly $250 million each year; county may seek tax from unincorporated voters.

Warning sign for a road closure. File photo

Auburn Soroptimist Club honors Cugini with a scholarship bestowing his name

The Auburn Soroptimist Club recently honored the late Dario Cugini, making a $500 contribution to the Auburn Soroptimist Scholarship at Green River College in Cugini’s… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2019

Auburn Soroptimist Club honors Cugini with scholarship bestowing his name

The Auburn Soroptimist Club recently honored the late Dario Cugini, making a $500 contribution to the Auburn Soroptimist Scholarship at Green River College in Cugini’s… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2019

AuburnFest celebration: register, join the parade

Fun run, vendors, car show also open to participants at summertime showcase

  • Jul 8, 2019

Off-duty Auburn firefighter remains missing after falling off paddleboard on Cle Elum Lake

Search and rescue efforts continue for a missing off-duty Auburn firefighter who fell off his paddleboard on Cle Elum Lake Saturday. According to reports, strong… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2019

King County Sheriff’s Office: Arsonist likely set 2 fires at Thomas Jefferson High School gym

Damage from July 1 and July 4 fires estimated to be in excess of $100,000

Airport Appreciation Day

Community comes out to get a closer look at wings past and present

  • Jul 8, 2019

Fun on the Fourth; Auburn community celebrates in the park | PHOTOS

Hollie Olson, 9, jumps on the Monkey Motion Trampoline during Auburn’s Fourth of July Festival on Thursday at Les Gove Park. The hometown celebration featured… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2019

Auburn’s Foust to be honored with his Eagle Scout ranking

Cameron Foust, a recent graduate of Auburn High School, received the rank of Eagle Scout on Jan. 3 and will be recognized at his Court… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2019

Daughters of the American Revolution honors cadet

The Lakota Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently presented the National Defense Army JROTC bronze medal to Cadet Chloe White at Auburn… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2019

Auburn Police blotter | July 5

The Auburn Police Department responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between June 25 and June 30: June 25 Robbery by firearm:… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2019

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | July 5

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 276 calls for service between June 24 and July 1, among them the following: June 24 Natural gas… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2019

VRFA: fireworks severely injures man; boy and girl also hurt

Fireworks injured one man and hurt a boy and a girl near the Muckleshoot fireworks stands Thursday evening, the Valley Regional Fire Authority reported. The… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2019

Carrier’s golden hands

Auburn woman, 82, has been a delivering the mail for 50 years

Q/A: Auburn City Council candidates sound off ahead of primary election

Top two vote-getters in pursuit of the No.5 seat will advance to general election

Plethora of pooches prepare to strut their stuff Saturday

Didn’t get your fill of dogs and doggie antics at Auburn’s Petpalooza on May 18? Relax, the Puyallup Valley Dog Fanciers, the Gig Harbor Kennel… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2019

New commissioners to address problems with Drainage District 5

The King County Council on Monday unanimously approved Mark Van Wieringen, David Ballestrasse, and Alan Predmore as new commissioners to troubled Drainage District 5. The… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2019

HOV lane flaunters: if they catch you, you’ll pay more as of July 28

Scoff laws who ignore rules for being in an HOV lane, pay attention. Fines for wrongdoers go up July 28, per one of the bills… Continue reading

  • Jul 3, 2019

Auburn’s new park along the river

City receives $500,000 state grant to build a 14.73-acre community park at 104th Avenue Southeast along the Green River

Washington Conservation Corps opens 300 environmental positions statewide

Openings offer young adults and veterans hands-on leadership experience

  • Jul 3, 2019