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RACHEL CIAMPI, Auburn Reporter

Auburn Farmers Market season ends Sept. 22

The Auburn International Farmers Market season is coming to a close at Les Gove Park. Customers have two Sundays left to pick up fresh produce,… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2019
RACHEL CIAMPI, Auburn Reporter

Uber, Lyft, taxi drivers to get sex trafficking awareness training

King County will soon have yet another line of defense against sex trafficking, thanks to a measure passed by the King County Council. The council… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2019

Free, reduced school meals available

State school superintendent’s office encourages families to apply for programs

  • Sep 10, 2019
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Sound Transit seeks input on 2020 proposed service changes

2020 Service Plan proposes ST Express changes that improve service and reliability

  • Sep 10, 2019
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Senate inquiry finds no evidence of sexist, racist remarks as alleged by Das

District 47 senator from Kent accused fellow Democratic Caucus members in June

Auburn Police ask for public’s help to identify man linked to shooting

The Auburn Police Department is attempting to identify the individual in this video, which is related to an investigation of a shooting that occurred on… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2019

Sound Transit wants to hear from you by Sept. 24

Sounder trains have provided reliable and traffic-free service for South King County and Pierce County residents for nearly 20 years. With funding approved by voters… Continue reading

  • Sep 7, 2019

Correction

The Auburn Reporter misidentified Auburn Police Chief Bill Pierson in its Sept. 6 edition.… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2019

City lights fuse to potential fireworks ban

Among possible actions under consideration as Auburn confronts problems on July 4

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Sept. 6

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 259 calls for service between Aug. 26 and Sept. 1, among them the following: Aug. 26 Accident: 11:42… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2019

Auburn Police blotter | Sept. 6

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between Aug. 26 and Sept. 2: Aug. 26 Theft: 6 a.m., 5100 block… Continue reading

  • Sep 6, 2019

Police detail fireworks numbers

From the Auburn Police Department’s Annual Fireworks Report, as delivered to the Auburn City Council on Aug. 26: • The Auburn Police Department’s 2019 fireworks… Continue reading

Local teens clean up roadside litter

Crews in the Youth Corps program help protect the environment during month-long job opportunity

New school, new year

Wednesday morning was back to school for most of the Auburn School District’s projected 17,200 students, among them these sixth-graders breaking in the new Olympic… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2019

Nearly 9 in 10 kindergarteners in Washington are fully immunized for school

Student immunization coverage has held steady, according to data released Wednesday by the Washington State Department of Health. As of November of last year, just… Continue reading

  • Sep 5, 2019

City moves ahead on one-stop shop for human services

Auburn to negotiate terms of a lease of the former tavern space to support proposed ‘hub’

City’s IT Department uses artificial intelligence to frustrate cyber attacks

Two weeks ago, simultaneous ransom ware attacks launched by what authorities suspect was a single criminal snared the computer networks of 22 Texas counties and… Continue reading

Local teens clean up roadside litter

Crews in the Youth Corps program help protect the environment during month-long job opportunity

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Motorist passes, crunches VRFA engine truck; no one injured

A passing vehicle struck a Valley Regional Fire Authority engine truck that was protecting the scene of a previous motor vehicle accident along southbound State… Continue reading

  • Sep 2, 2019
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Made for middle school

First-year teacher in Mt. Baker’s Room 607 jazzed to impart crucial life skills to kids