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Edgeview community gives back to those in need

  • Aug 15, 2018

Northwest Seaport Alliance CEO touts 40 percent of jobs in state tied to trade

King County Council member Pete von Reichbauer hosted Northwest Seaport Alliance CEO John Wolfe at his August Good Eggs breakfast. South King County civic and… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2018

Police to increase DUI patrols Aug. 17 to Sept. 3

In Auburn and throughout the state

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Classic chrome and mighty machines

Solid Rock Cruisers host Summer Cruise-in Thursday at former Big Daddy’s site

  • Aug 15, 2018
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Skilled, imaginative artist at work

Action Tattoo still going strong after 19 years

Levy generates $118,000 worth of improvements to Auburn Senior Activity Center

When King County voters renewed the six-year Veterans, Seniors and Human Services Levy last November, they said “yes” to a levy-lid lift that county officials… Continue reading

Wildfire smoke spreads into Auburn, Puget Sound region

Coming from Canada, Central and Eastern Washington

Melanie Christianson Memorial Race set for Saturday, Aug. 11

Event raising money for paralysis recovery

  • Aug 12, 2018

Nighttime construction set for the 15th Street NE/NW; several projects begin Monday

On Friday, Aug. 10, A Street NE from 15th Street NE/NW to 14th Street NE will be closed from 9 p.m. to 7 a.m. for… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2018

Auburn Police blotter | Aug. 10

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between Aug. 1 and 8: Aug. 1 Strong armed robbery: 6:15 a.m., 11800… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2018

VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Aug. 10

The Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 253 calls for service between July 30 and Aug. 5, among them the following: July 30 Aid call:… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2018

Demolition of Heritage Building starts next week

For months now, people eager to see the burned-out Heritage Building in downtown Auburn come down have been frustrated with the lack of progress. Good… Continue reading

Auburn woman earns Saint Martin’s University Trustee Scholarship

Saint Martin’s University has named Sandra Trevino a recipient of its 2018-2019 Trustee Scholarship, among the most significant honors given by the university. Each year,… Continue reading

Algona Family Fun Days returns to the park

The community came togther for some music, food, entertainment and rides at Algona Family Fun Days in Machett Park last Friday and Saturday. The event… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2018

King County Council awards grant to Auburn Food Bank

In a coordinated act of kindness from the King County Council, the Auburn Food Bank has received a $2,000 grant. The grant, encouraged by King… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2018

Firefighters douse brush fire on Auburn’s West Hill

Valley Regional Fire Authority crews worked to contain and extinguish a stubborn brush fire on Auburn’s West Hill last Saturday. Firefighters responded and extinguished the… Continue reading

AuburnFest: community summer festival returns to the park

Weekend includes a parade, entertainment, kids activities and car show

  • Aug 9, 2018

Rossi and Schrier lead 8th Congressional District race

Republican Dino Rossi and Democrat Kim Schrier are the top two finishers in the Aug. 7 primary race for U.S. Representative in Washington’s 8th Congressional… Continue reading

Local primary: Fortunato, Fain among the incumbents moving on

With half of the seats in the state Senate and every seat in the state House up for grabs, Democrats and Republicans appear to be… Continue reading

Injured teen brought to safety in Green River Gorge rescue

A teenage boy was rescued Tuesday afternoon after suffering injuries while jumping into the Green River, near the Green River Gorge Resort, authorities said. The… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2018