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Pacific Raceways on track to improve, grow

Pacific Raceways on track to improve, grow

Facility’s $25 million expansion plan includes Pacific Motorsports Park, garages and the Pacific Innovation Center

Pacific Raceways on track to improve, grow
District on the move

District on the move

Ground turns on Dick Scobee Elementary School replacement project

District on the move
Police officers honored for life-saving work in the field

Police officers honored for life-saving work in the field

At about 1:40 a.m. on March 16, a young man on a 2007 Suzuki BT-800 motorcycle capped off a night of red-light running by barreling… Continue reading

Police officers honored for life-saving work in the field
City Council delays action on racial equity training

City Council delays action on racial equity training

Auburn self-examining its own policies as it works on a program with Racing to Equity to provide instruction

City Council delays action on racial equity training
Staff, council members and Mayor Nancy Backus welcome into the city’s fleet its first four, all-electric cars during a ribbon-cutting ceremony last week. COURTESY PHOTO, city of Auburn.

City welcomes four Chevy Bolts, the first step toward an all-electric fleet

Auburn plugging into a cost-effective future

Staff, council members and Mayor Nancy Backus welcome into the city’s fleet its first four, all-electric cars during a ribbon-cutting ceremony last week. COURTESY PHOTO, city of Auburn.
Asé, Burnett and Mulenga to square off in August primary for City Council Position 5

Asé, Burnett and Mulenga to square off in August primary for City Council Position 5

In its effort to familiarize Auburn residents with candidates for public office, the Auburn Reporter offers this brief introduction to two City Council hopefuls whose… Continue reading

Asé, Burnett and Mulenga to square off in August primary for City Council Position 5
Clinic helps with the recovery

Clinic helps with the recovery

Olympic Sport and Spine helps rehabilitate athletes, and the rest of us

Clinic helps with the recovery
City Council races: Wales out, Stearns unopposed, Baggett to face Orlandic-Hodak

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

City Council races: Wales out, Stearns unopposed, Baggett to face Orlandic-Hodak
Game Farm Park’s only unlit ballfield about to be lit up

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

Game Farm Park’s only unlit ballfield about to be lit up
Center of attention: city project gets a big boost

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

Center of attention: city project gets a big boost
‘Time for someone else to step up’

‘Time for someone else to step up’

Holman decides not to seek a third term on City Council

‘Time for someone else to step up’
Trial of accused child rapist to begin May 29 at RJC

Trial of accused child rapist to begin May 29 at RJC

The case of an Auburn man whom the King County Prosecutor claims took a 14-year-old Mt. Baker Middle School student to his apartment on Oct.… Continue reading

Trial of accused child rapist to begin May 29 at RJC
Citywide patching and overlaying project gets moving next month

Citywide patching and overlaying project gets moving next month

The citywide patch-and-overlay project that gets rolling in June calls for a lot of patching and overlaying, with plenty of potential to slow the hopeful… Continue reading

Citywide patching and overlaying project gets moving next month
Two women announce bid for City Council

Two women announce bid for City Council

Auburn City Councilmember John Holman has not yet formally announced whether he intends to seek reelection. But interest in filling the seat he’s held since… Continue reading

Two women announce bid for City Council
Talking Crow with Fries

Talking Crow with Fries

Community celebrates soon-to-be winged-and-fried addition to Les Gove Park

Talking Crow with Fries
Prosecutor charges Auburn man, 24, with the death of his stepfather

Prosecutor charges Auburn man, 24, with the death of his stepfather

The King County Prosecutor has charged an Auburn man with second-degree murder for the death of his 68-year-old stepfather. Matthew Michaud, 24, is in King… Continue reading

Prosecutor charges Auburn man, 24, with the death of his stepfather
Back home, and in his element

Back home, and in his element

1995 Auburn High School graduate David Cox returns to his alma mater to lead drama department

Back home, and in his element
Orlandic-Hodak announces bid for Auburn City Council

Orlandic-Hodak announces bid for Auburn City Council

For decades, said Vera Orlandic-Hodak, she has been, “a leader, a doer, a grateful community member and a devoted mother.” On Thursday, the Lakeland Hills… Continue reading

Orlandic-Hodak announces bid for Auburn City Council
Storied Main Street Market about to close

Storied Main Street Market about to close

Owner Rob Gerson to step away and try something new, entertains a buyer

Storied Main Street Market about to close
Remembering the Fall of Saigon and its aftermath

Remembering the Fall of Saigon and its aftermath

Vietnamese community commemorates 44th anniversary of Black April

Remembering the Fall of Saigon and its aftermath