Mark Klaas

What started out as a small operation four years ago has turned into a large

Auburn garden blossoms into lavender business

When Sheri Dingmon first planted the seeds to her retail nursery business four years ago, she never imagined it would grow like it has.

What started out as a small operation four years ago has turned into a large

Laying foundation for others Patriarch

Laying foundation for others Patriarch, pioneer Hughes showed the way for other chiropractors. Awell-preserved dollar bill earned from his first patient 60 years ago remains framed and hung on the office wall.

Gabby Wills

Fun and games to support a special cause

Call it kids helping kids.

Gabby Wills
Charlie Harris

Good man Charlie: Skills grows under leader

Charlie Harris is a good man orchestrating good deeds.

Charlie Harris
Athena and Ian Robbins recently opened Coffee Island – Tea & Imports

Bringing unique taste from afar

She’s Mrs. Coffee and he’s Mr. Tea.

Athena and Ian Robbins recently opened Coffee Island – Tea & Imports
Rodrigo Lara works on the wheelchair ramp for Penelope Popovich. A work crew from Centex Homes and two of their subcontractors

Lending a hand, providing easier path for Auburn woman

Penelope Popovich is a kind, generous and iron-willed woman. But when she was so overwhelmed by the site of her wheelchair access ramp, she forgot to do something at the end of the day.

Rodrigo Lara works on the wheelchair ramp for Penelope Popovich. A work crew from Centex Homes and two of their subcontractors
Melanie Roach holds her daughter Camillle

REACHING OLYMPIC STAGE

Her dream fulfilled, Melanie Roach intends to relish every step of the way as she prepares for China and the Olympics.

Melanie Roach holds her daughter Camillle
Ronnie Short fills up her truck as the last customer to receive free gasoline – part of a giveaway promotion by the Washington State Lottery – at the Auburn Way South Safeway Fuel Center on Friday morning. Her Dodge truck sports a sign

Motorists find long wait, relief at gas giveaway

Like many Americans, Ronnie Short is feeling the pain at the gas pump.

Ronnie Short fills up her truck as the last customer to receive free gasoline – part of a giveaway promotion by the Washington State Lottery – at the Auburn Way South Safeway Fuel Center on Friday morning. Her Dodge truck sports a sign
Don Chadwick

‘Forgotten War’ stays vivid, alive for many who sacrificed

It is often called “The Forgotten War” or “The Unknown War,” but many veterans remember it all too well.

Don Chadwick

Cowgirls up? These baristas brewin’ sales

Steam is rising from your friendly neighborhood drive-through espresso stand these days, and it has little to do with a creamy latté.