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Best of Auburn 2020: There’s still time to vote!

Voting has begin for the Best of Auburn 2020! Visit the Auburn Reporter’s website and check out the ballot (https://auburnreporter.secondstreetapp.com/Best-of-Auburn-2020/). Vote for your favorite community… Continue reading

 

Guy busted for illegal race | Auburn police blotter

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between Aug. 5 and Aug. 11: Aug. 5 Felonious harassment: 9:45 a.m., 31800… Continue reading

 

Best of Auburn 2020: Vote for your favorites

Voting has begin for the Best of Auburn 2020! Visit the Auburn Reporter’s website and check out the ballot (https://auburnreporter.secondstreetapp.com/Best-of-Auburn-2020/). Vote for your favorite community… Continue reading

 

This undated file photo provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows CDC’s laboratory test kit for the new coronavirus.

Latest COVID-19 stats for Auburn, King County

As of Monday, Aug. 11, this is where the city of Auburn stood with respect to King County in the COVID-19 stats, according to the… Continue reading

This undated file photo provided by U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows CDC’s laboratory test kit for the new coronavirus.

Firefighters find vehicles engulfed in flames | Fire blotter

Between Aug. 3 and Aug. 9, the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 257 calls for service, among them the following: Aug. 3 Accident: 10… Continue reading

Jewel Vernella Gilcrease | Obituary

On Friday, June 12, 2020 Jewel Vernella Gilcrease passed away peacefully at the age of 85 after a brief stay at the Auburn Hospital. Jewel… Continue reading

Murray M. Board, Jr. | Obituary

A devoted husband, father and grandfather, Murray passed away at his home in Auburn, WA on May 25th, 2020. He was born in Billings, Montana… Continue reading

Jeannette Marie Burns

Jeannette Marie Burns | Obituary

Jeannette Marie Burns, a loving wife and mother, passed away July 30, 2020 in Auburn, WA due to cancer. Jeannette was born August 6, 1937… Continue reading

Jeannette Marie Burns
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New program to help ensure safe start compliance in restaurants, taverns

Launched by Public Health – Seattle & King County

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Three drive-in films set for Kent’s ShoWare Center Aug. 12-16

‘The Lion King,’ ‘Ghostbusters’ and ‘Gremlins’

Families impacted by fatal police shootings to protest Thursday night at the Auburn Justice Center

Families impacted by fatal police shootings will join with community members for rally in support of Jesse Sarey from 6:30 to 8:35 p.m., Thursday, Aug.… Continue reading

Luther Lee Hoefert | Obituary

Auburn Real Estate Legend and all-around wonderful husband, father, Bonka (to his grandkids), and man, Luther Lee Hoefert, 75, passed away on July 20, 2020… Continue reading

Screenshot from Gov. Jay Inslee’s press conference on Aug. 5, 2020.

Inslee says schools in virus hot spots should stay closed

King County among high-risk counties; several school districts will have remote learning in the fall.

Screenshot from Gov. Jay Inslee’s press conference on Aug. 5, 2020.
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Road rager points gun at gas station | Auburn police blotter

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between July 28 and Aug. 1 July 28 Residential burglary: 5 a.m., 6500… Continue reading

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Race car vs. golf cart collision | Fire blotter

Between July 27 and Aug. 2, the Valley Regional Fire Authority responded to 284 calls for service, among them the following: July 27 Wires down:… Continue reading

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King County Election headquarters in Renton on Aug. 4 for the primary election. Haley Ausbun/staff photo

Inslee and Culp lead governor race; incumbent Dems ahead for Congress | Statewide results

Early results for governor, state schools chief, attorney general and more.

King County Election headquarters in Renton on Aug. 4 for the primary election. Haley Ausbun/staff photo

Democrats dominate King County legislative races | Election results

Here are the latest results for King County legislative candidates in the Aug. 4 primary election, which included races for the state House and state… Continue reading

Police say missing Auburn-area woman’s disappearance “suspicious” after her car was found ablaze

T acoma police say an Auburn-area woman whose car turned up in flames this week in Tacoma is missing under suspicious circumstances. Diana Davis, 50,… Continue reading

Primary election 2020: Who will emerge as Inslee’s challenger?

Voting ends Tuesday in an election without big rallies and fund-raisers and face-to-face debates

Sex ed, local control at heart of race for WA state schools chief

Incumbent Chris Reykdal faces five foes who argue he’s pushing too many state policies on school districts.