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Traffic advisory, night work: Auburn Way South – F Street SE to 12th Street SE

Starting Wednesday night, Jan. 31, through Friday morning, Feb. 2, from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., and potentially starting again Sunday night, Feb. 4, through… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

State’s cancer research fund named after the late Sen. Andy Hill

For the Reporter Washington state’s cancer research fund will be named the Andy Hill Cancer Research Endowment, after a measure sponsored by Sen. Joe Fain… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Auburn School Board recognizes outstanding staff member, student | Briefs

For the Reporter The Auburn School District Board of Directors recently recognized Terri Herren, principal at Auburn Mountainview High School, for her outstanding service. Herren… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

House approves Hargrove bill to ease restrictions on microbreweries and wineries at farmers markets

In a 78-17 vote Monday, the House passed a bill sponsored by Rep. Mark Hargrove to ease restrictions on what Washington-based microbreweries and wineries are… Continue reading

  • Jan 30, 2018

Traffic advisory: intersection of Auburn Avenue and 1st Street NE

On Tuesday, Jan. 30, utility work will require lane restrictions for all directions of traffic at the intersection of Auburn Avenue and 1st Street NE.… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2018

Auburn Police report | Jan. 26

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between Jan. 15 and 22: Jan. 15 Burglary: 6 a.m., 25 30th St.… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2018

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Jan. 26

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 254 requests for service between Jan. 15 and 21, among them the following: Jan. 15 Accident: 3:56 p.m.,… Continue reading

  • Jan 26, 2018

Council ponders options for Auburn Avenue Theater when lease is up

Convinced it was in the right place to play a part in the revitalization of the downtown core and poised to become a hot spot… Continue reading

State AG pays local visit to address issues

Ferguson vows to fight what he and the state believe is legally right

Woman pleads not guilty to killing her aunt’s boyfriend

A Tacoma woman has pleaded not guilty to first-degree manslaughter for allegedly shooting and killing her aunt’s boyfriend with a single shot to the back… Continue reading

Auburn woman charged with assault for allegedly taking an ax to her uncle’s head

The King County Prosecutor has charged a 33-year-old woman with first-degree and second-degree assault for allegedly driving an ax into her uncle’s head after threatening… Continue reading

‘See Ya Later’ Foundation offers scholarships to high school seniors

Application period opens Feb. 1 to eligible Auburn-area graduating boys, girls

  • Jan 25, 2018

Fain and Co.: limiting non-compete employment agreements would protect innovation, workers’ rights

For the Reporter With non-compete agreements used broadly throughout the workforce, Sens. Marko Liias and Joe Fain have sponsored new bipartisan legislation aimed at protecting… Continue reading

  • Jan 24, 2018

SBA to help Heritage fire victims with loans

Fresh from three months in the field helping businesses and residents pick up the pieces after Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Garth MacDonald is in Auburn… Continue reading

Traffic advisory, night work: Auburn Way North, 15th Street NE to 17th Street NE

Starting Sunday, Jan. 28, through approximately Thursday, Feb. 1, utility work by Puget Sound Energy’s Contractor InfraSource Services will require lane restrictions for northbound and… Continue reading

  • Jan 24, 2018

Nexus Youth and Families’ 27th annual Valentine Breakfast is set for Feb. 9

Public invited to benefit at Grace Community Church

  • Jan 24, 2018

Auburn man pleads not guilty in Kent fatal shooting

Renton man shot Jan. 3 near Hawthorn Suites

  • Jan 24, 2018

Capital budget brings state funding support to local needs

For the Reporter The recently-approved capital budget will bring state funding support for local projects. Passage of a new state capital budget means more community… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2018

4Culture offers grants to support creative projects

Deadlines to apply are Feb. 28, March 7

  • Jan 23, 2018

Regional leaders come together to craft community plan to prevent homelessness

Constantine, Durkan, Backus convene the first meeting of One Table to develop a community-driven crisis response

  • Jan 22, 2018