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Waste Management driver Steve Wegener. Courtesy photo

Auburn signs contract with Waste Management

Residential and commercial customers should expect a rate increase.

Waste Management driver Steve Wegener. Courtesy photo
File photo of a cat. This is not the cat in the story below.

Neighbors fight over cat

“Somehow I doubt charges will be filed,” said Auburn police officer.

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Community mourns the passing of Dick Brugger

Former Auburn Youth Resources director was city’s first Poet Laureate.

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Waste Management driver Beverly Fecteau. COURTESY PHOTO, Waste Management

Auburn, Waste Management close in on 10-year contract

If plan is approved Nov. 2, there will no longer be two waste haulers serving city.

Waste Management driver Beverly Fecteau. COURTESY PHOTO, Waste Management
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Red light cameras may return to Auburn

Between 2006 and 2014, Auburn contracted with RedFlex Traffic Systems of Arizona to place traffic cameras at three intersections and in six school zones. Many… Continue reading

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Everett woman charged with robbery in Auburn Dollar Tree store incident

Late in the morning of Oct. 18, employees at the Dollar Tree store on Auburn Way North called Auburn Police and reported that they’d just… Continue reading

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Auburn woman accused of stabbing in Shoreline

An Auburn woman is in King County Jail on suspicion of having stabbed another woman to death in a Shoreline parking lot on Oct. 19.… Continue reading

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Exterior building and signage view from 9th Avenue of Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, WA. File photo

Auburn City Council supports Harborview ballot measure

On Oct. 19, the Auburn City Council threw its unanimous support behind King County Proposition 1. Proposition 1 authorizes King County to issue up to… Continue reading

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Courtesy of Trooper Rick JohnsonThis white SUV was stolen about 15 minutes before the Oct. 6 shooting incident.

Medical examiner identifies man who was killed on Hwy 18

Victim was driving a stolen SUV, according to Washington State Patrol.

Courtesy of Trooper Rick JohnsonThis white SUV was stolen about 15 minutes before the Oct. 6 shooting incident.
Auburn School District Superintendent Dr. Alan Spicciati. Courtesy photo

Students back in Auburn schools? ‘We are not there yet’

Auburn School District Superintendent Alan Spicciati wrote parent a letter.

Auburn School District Superintendent Dr. Alan Spicciati. Courtesy photo
Robert Whale, Auburn ReporterAfter the chill imposed on it by COVID-19, the multi-services center planned for the old Sports Page tavern site is once again on track.

Auburn resource center for disadvantaged people moving forward

Food Bank to move to former Sports Page tavern.

Robert Whale, Auburn ReporterAfter the chill imposed on it by COVID-19, the multi-services center planned for the old Sports Page tavern site is once again on track.
Kuljit Singh and wife Malika celebrated the grand opening Dhotson's grocery at the site of the former Lea Hill Market last Wednesday. Photo by Robert Whale, Auburn Reporter.

Auburn couple opens mom-and-pop grocery store

Dhotson’s sets up at site of former Lea Hill Market.

Kuljit Singh and wife Malika celebrated the grand opening Dhotson's grocery at the site of the former Lea Hill Market last Wednesday. Photo by Robert Whale, Auburn Reporter.
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Inslee extends freeze on evictions through end of year

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has extended the state’s eviction moratorium through the end of the year. The moratorium, which Inslee first declared in March in… Continue reading

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Auburn School District Superintendent Dr. Alan Spicciati. Courtesy photo

Auburn schools look at hybrid attendance models

Moderate COVID-19 infection rates and county health department guide decisions.

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City, tribe seek State Route 164 upgrades

Anyone who’s ever tried make his or her way on foot along the east of Riverwalk Drive from Howard Road to Auburn Way South knows… Continue reading

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For 2020, the city has changed the traditional Veterans Day Parade to a veterans-vehicle-only procession. File photo

Auburn modifies annual Veterans Day Parade

Registration deadline is Oct. 19 for participants and spectators.

For 2020, the city has changed the traditional Veterans Day Parade to a veterans-vehicle-only procession. File photo
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Developmentally disabled still a vital part of workforce

Auburn-based company’s job-finding mission is a win for businesses.

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Federal Way woman dies in collision with freight train in Auburn

A woman was killed when her car collided with a freight train in Auburn on Sunday night (Oct. 4). On Tuesday, the King County Medical… Continue reading

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Auburn eyes higher permit and development fees

City Council is working up a more formal cost-recovery policy.

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Couple captured in famous photo 67 years ago enjoying the good life in Auburn
Couple captured in famous photo 67 years ago enjoying the good life in Auburn