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City Council races: Wales out, Stearns unopposed, Baggett to face Orlandic-Hodak

Filing week for candidates for state, county, city, school districts and other offices in Washington state ended last Friday. The deadline passed with surprises for… Continue reading

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Memorial Day Veterans Remembrance Ceremony returns to Auburn’s Veterans Memorial Park

A Memorial Day Veterans Remembrance Ceremony is set for 11 a.m., Monday, May 27 at Veterans Memorial Park, 405 E. St. NE, Auburn. American Legion… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2019
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Mountain View Cemetery, Auburn Veterans Park to host ceremonies Monday

Public invited to program

  • May 23, 2019

Game Farm Park’s only unlit ballfield about to be lit up

Only one of three ballfields Auburn’s Game Farm Park is in the dark when the sun goes down. But, not for much longer. On Monday,… Continue reading

King County’s $5 million derelict boat problem

When a boat sinks, it costs a lot to bring it up, with millions being spent since 2003 on removals.

Nexus Youth and Families Charity Golf Tournament set for July 22

The 24th annual Nexus Youth and Families Charity Golf Tournament tees off July 22 at the Auburn Golf Course, 29630 Green River Road SE. Registration… Continue reading

  • May 21, 2019

Kent/Auburn pimp gets 23 years in prison for sex trafficking

Aubrey Taylor forced victims to work for him

Auburn Police shoot, kill knife-wielding man following domestic dispute

An Auburn Police Officer shot and killed a knife-wielding man who fought two officers following a domestic dispute early Monday morning. On Tuesday afternoon, the… Continue reading

Fourth King County measles case confirmed this month

Public Health – Seattle & King County is investigating a new measles case with possible exposures in King County. The King County resident, a woman… Continue reading

  • May 21, 2019

Self-driving cars: Heaven or hell?

Depending on factors, traffic and environmental impacts could become better or worse.

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Dieringer School Board selects Farmer as new superintendent

The Dieringer School District Board of Directors unanimously have chosen Michael Farmer as the new superintendent to replace Judy Neumeier-Martinson who is retiring in June.… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2019

Goats, Greenhouses, Gardening at free summit

King Conservation District, Highline College partner for urban ag event

  • May 20, 2019

Susan’s quest for ‘justice’ and the civil legal system dilemma

While citizens have the right to an attorney in criminal cases, they’re not afforded the same rights in civil litigation.

‘Reely’ good day of fishin’

The city of Algona hosted its annual Kids Fishing Derby at Matchett Park on a sun-splashed Saturday. Children were treated to games, s’mores, hot chocolate… Continue reading

  • May 20, 2019

Public Health reports potential measles exposures in Auburn and Kent

Third King County measles case identified this month

  • May 20, 2019

Mid-spring splash

Auburn’s Game Farm Park makes way for fun and games, food and services for people and their four-legged pals

  • May 18, 2019

Center of attention: city project gets a big boost

Auburn receives $500,000 from the state to support transformation of old post office into Arts and Culture Center

Crow With Fries swoops into Auburn; sculpture’s Landing Celebration is May 31

Crow With Fries discovered Les Gove Park this week. Standing 12 feet tall and stretching 18 feet long, the crow is a public art piece,… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2019

Auburn Police blotter | May 17

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between May 7 and 11: May 7 Narcan administered: 2:08 p.m., 41st Street… Continue reading

  • May 17, 2019